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HST 920
Principles and Practice of Drug Development

Term: Fall

Time:
W 3-6pm
Location:
4-149
Course Website:
None
Prerequisite:
Permission of instructor
Restrictions:
None
MIT Units:
3-0-6 (G-Level Credit )
Harvard Units:
N/A
Description and critical assessment of the major issues and stages of developing a pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical. Drug discovery, preclinical development, clinical investigation, manufacturing and regulatory issues considered for small and large molecules. Economic and financial considerations of the drug development process. Multidisciplinary perspective from faculty in clinical; life; and management sciences; as well as industry guests.