BIO-497 / 4 crédits

Enseignant(s): Deplancke Bart, Ghisays Haydar Fiorella, Maitra Gautam, Pojer Florence

Langue: Anglais

Withdrawal: It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.


Summary

This course covers the steps in the development and commercialization of drugs, medical devices, food and nutritional products. The aim is to educate and motivate students to explore career paths in the Life Sciences industry and bridge the acute talent gap in Switzerland.

Content

Keywords

Industry, Drug and device development, Pre-clinical and clinical trials, Regulatory approval, Market access, Manufactor,  FDA/EMA

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Bachelor of Sciences

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Master the major steps of the drug and device development process
  • Develop skills of early-stage Project Management
  • Develop tools to interact with regulators
  • Understand the basics of a Quality Management System
  • Present a Product Profile for a drug, device or therapy
  • Feel more confident about job seeking and job interviews

Transversal skills

  • Communicate effectively with professionals from other disciplines.
  • Communicate effectively, being understood, including across different languages and cultures.
  • Respect relevant legal guidelines and ethical codes for the profession.

Teaching methods

Lectures, external industry speakers, group study

Expected student activities

In person mandatory,  group presentation

Assessment methods

During the semester

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 20
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Concept to early-stage Drug and MedTech products
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 20
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Concept to early-stage Drug and MedTech products
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
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