Introduction to Drug Development

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Industrial, Pharmaceutical

What Is Introduction to Drug Development Training?

By the end of the course delegates will be able to understand the complexity of drug development and the time, money and resources required, learn how new drugs are identified, researched and developed, gain an insight into the marketing and sales of drugs and the importance of what will be bought, understand how drugs already on the market are a driver for new drugs under development.

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for everyone who is new to the industry or works in a support role.

Course Agenda

- Welcome & Introduction The Pharmaceutical Industry Drug Development
- The drug development process
- Investigating products
- ADME (Absorption - Distribution - Metabolism - Excretion)
- Toxicology Pharmacology & Therapeutics
- Assessment of the effects of drugs in patients Clinical Trials
- Overview of the clinical trial process
- Protocol design
- Data Management
- Ethics Committees Regulatory Affairs
- Introduction to Regulatory Affairs
- The Regulatory Process
- Regulatory Control of Clinical Trials International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) Marketing & Sales
- Legal Categories
- Pharmaceutical Markets
- Marketing & Selling Pharmaceuticals.


Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.


The Introduction to Drug Development course is accredited by the most recognised certificating body in the UK and supported by certification and credit card sized ID cards produced by XYZ Training Group - one of the UK's largest dedicated Industrial training organisations.

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We train in excess of 100,000 delegates per year. For more information, please make your enquiry using the form below. The XYZ Training Group Customer Charter ensures that all enquiries are responded to the same day.

Course Availability

Available on client premises as an in-house course or at one of training venues, provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, simply complete the enquiry form below and we'll send you our quotation by return.

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Introduction to Drug Development
Part of our Pharmaceutical range of training courses

Course Information

  • Course Duration 1 day
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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