Ethics and Good Practice for Medicines, Short Course | King's College London | London, United Kingdom
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Ethics and Good Practice for Medicines

5 days
Duration
2590 GBP/full
1670 GBP/full
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About

This Ethics and Good Practice for Medicines module at King's College London provides training on the concepts of ethics, good practice and risk/benefit in the development and marketing of medicines.

Overview

What does this course cover?

This Ethics and Good Practice for Medicines module at King's College London aims to:

  • Enable students to critically assess the ethical principles and frameworks that impact upon the development and marketing of medicines.
  • Give students an in depth understanding of the relevance and importance of corporate and public ethics on the development and marketing of medicines.
  • Provide an overview of the professional standards, codes and rules impacting the pharmaceutical industry (including GxP).
  • Enable students to appreciate the ethical aspects of medicine development and clinical trials (including the role and responsibilities of Ethics Committees).
  • Provide the ability to appraise the range of strategies for medicine commercialisation and their ethical consequences.

Programme Structure

By the end of this module students will be able to:
  • Review the concepts of ethics, good practice and risk/benefit in the development and marketing of medicines and how the industry is engaged to protect patients and the public.
  • Create multi-national clinical and commercial development programmes that apply patient involvement and operational plans, are ethical and subscribe to GxPs.
  • Critically analyse the relevant clinical and non-clinical studies that ethically justify risk/benefit.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 5 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum entry requirements are either a medical degree (such as an MBBS) or a 2:1 first degree in pharmacy, pharmacology, biology, biochemistry, chemistry or related subject.
  • The course will suit individuals seeking to develop a practical understanding of importance of ethics in medicine development and life-cycle management by the pharmaceutical industry e.g. pharmaceutical physicians, scientists in R&D and medical affairs, and regulatory affairs personnel.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2590 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2590 GBP for the full programme during 5 days.
  • National

    1670 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1670 GBP for the full programme during 5 days.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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