A certificate, which is an educational program offered by many colleges and universities, may help students gain greater skills and experience in their existing career field. Many programs are short and can typically be completed in as little as a year.
The study of pharmaceutical science focuses on drug development, manufacturing and delivery, which is important to understanding how to improve drugs to better combat human disease. Pupils may tailor their education to their interests, and may study chemical and biochemical engineering, molecular biology, physiology and pharmacology.
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Demonstrating the effectiveness and safety of new medical products is a critical part of the medical product development process and requires significant resources to acc
Demonstrating the effectiveness and safety of new medical products is a critical part of the medical product development process and requires significant resources to accomplish. Our program fills a growing need for professional learning that ensures designing and implementing clinical trials for success. The curriculum provides comprehensive knowledge of coordinating, monitoring and managing a clinical trial within a framework of good clinical practices and regulatory requirements. An internship course provides an invaluable capstone experience for the certificate.
Who Should Enroll
Working professionals who are interested in transitioning into the clinical trials arena
Nurses interested in expanding their career options
Researchers and technologists seeking to increase earning power in the clinical research field
Medical product development professionals who need working knowledge of clinical trials
Healthcare professionals and allied health professionals