Pharmaceutical Industry New Drug Development
This course provides an overview of the drug and biologics development process from discovery through regulatory approval. Special attention is given to the roles, functions, and importance of the various disciplines involved in the R&D process, their interactions with each other, and the strategic management of these functions. Attention will also be given to key technologies used throughout the R&D process. The economics of pharmaceutical R&D, as well as trends in licensing, outsourcing, and partnerships will be covered. The student will gain an understanding of R&D strategy and the relationship between R&D and sales, marketing, and manufacturing.