HRP Foundations of Pharmacoepidemiology
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Foundations of Pharmacoepidemiology
School of Medicine
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[ Academia ] [ Litigation ] [ Regulatory & Policy ] [ Transactional ] as a Relevant Course outside SLS for those interested in Epidemiology : Though not essential, it is useful for attorneys representing health care providers or lifescience companies to have a basic understanding of the science underlying their client's business and current issues in that area. Students may want to consider taking 1 or more courses on the biological bases and risk factors for common diseases, including environmental factors and other sources of incidence. This course reviews the drug development process, examining the role of pharmacoepidemiology in the development process, in drug safety systems, and in outcomes research.
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Historical development of the field, the drug development process and pharmacoepidemiology's role in it, pharmacovigilance/drug safety systems, epidemiology in outcomes research, the role of pharmacoepidemiology in risk management, and classic examples of pharmacoepidemiologic investigations.
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