Pharmaceutical Development and Regulation

By the end of this module, viewers will be able to: 


  • Describe key steps in the pharmaceutical approval process 
  • Outline key laws and regulations impacting pharmaceutical development
  • Understand the differences between generic and branded drug development
  • Explain patents, exclusivity, and intellectual property


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