This unit of study aims to expose students to several themes associated with new drug development. As an integrated pharmaceutics course, this unit covers the topics of preclinical screening, ADME and animal testing, pre-formulation, formulation, bioinformatics in drug development and finally product marketing and post marketing responsibilities. Themes will be introduced in the form of lectures presented by the faculty as well as invited scientific professionals.
3 x 1hr lectures/wk and 1 x 3hr workshop/wk
Exam (60%) and workshop presentations/assignments/reports (40%)
PCOL5001 and PHAR5513 and PHAR5515 and PHAR5516 and PHAR5517 and PHAR5518 and PHAR5505.