Drug Discovery and Development

PHAR 480/3.0

A doctor inserting a sample into a test tube

Learning Outcomes

After completing PHAR 480, students will be able to:

  1. Develop solutions to drug discovery/development problems to discuss either orally or in writing solutions to these problems.
  2. Critically analyze the social and economic implications of legislative decisions pertaining to the pharmaceutical industry to argue a particular side of this these decisions.
  3. To develop and refine professional interpersonal communication skills
  4. To develop an understanding of the biologic, social, and economic constraints that influence drug discovery and drug development.