This programme will give you an invaluable overview of the Pharmaceutical industry, from discovery of the molecule through development to marketing. It will provide a step by step understanding of the main areas of drug development and will discuss the roles and responsibilities of key staff involved. You will be given a comprehensive glossary of the most commonly used industry terms which will be an invaluable reference to help you get to grips with the technical terminology and jargon.
Increase your understanding of the Pharma industry
Develop your knowledge of the stages of drug development from drug discovery through to marketing
Get to grips with the phases of Clinical Trials, Regulatory Processes, and Pharmacovigilance Requirements
Understand the role and responsibilities of the key department and how they work together
Demystify the technical terminology and jargon
Who Should Attend?
All those wanting to achieve a better understanding of how the Pharmaceutical Industry works. The course will be particularly helpful for those wanting to understand what other departments do, for new staff working in the industry and for non-scientific and administrative personnel.
How are drugs developed?
Overview of drug development and why we patent drugs
Drug discovery – how to identify
New Chemical Entities (NCE)
Non-clinical / pre-clinical development of lead compounds
Demystifying the jargon and terminology in the pharma industry
What are the roles and responsibilities of the people in the pharmaceutical industry?
Clinical trials and how they advance a drug to market
What happens in each phase of clinical research?
Ensuring the quality of the data: monitoring, auditing and working to ICH
What is safety reporting, signal detection, evaluation and risk management?
Overview of regulatory submission and approval procedures
Understanding the ICH process
The electronic Common Technical Document (eCTD), and the impact of the EU Clinical Trial Regulation
The potential impact of Brexit to the pharma industry
How are drugs marketed and sold?
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