wfarm2128  2020-2021  Bruxelles Woluwe

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
3 credits
30.0 h + 15.0 h
basic knowledge of pharmacology
Main themes
- Definition of drug targets in the context of physiopathology and in a economical and societal perspective
- Discovery methods
- Steps of preclinical and clinical development
-Registration and refund by social security

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Analysis and understanding of the successive steps leading to the discovery, the preclinical and clinical development, and the commercialization of drugs.
Knowledge of the process for integrating it in professional activities

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
2h sessions centered on one specific aspect, with description and analysis of the considered aspects and examples taken from drug development history.
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

- Written examination with open questions (discussion starting from practical examples)
- Individual work, aiming at proposing the development plan of a fictive drug
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] en sciences pharmaceutiques