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Drug and Medical Device Life Cycles

Postgraduate Degree

Ano Letivo 2023/2024

Course Overview

The postgraduate degree in Drug and Medical Device Life Cycles has in total 30 ECTS. However, students can complement their postgraduate lifelong education through short courses, such as Drug and Medical Device Life Cycles: From Development to Market Introduction (12 ECTS) or Drug and Medical Device Life Cycles: Market Introduction (15 ECTS). This postgraduate course will be carried out in a b-learning regime, with face-to-face and online sessions, in which the different phases of the drug and medical device life cycles will be addressed, from their development to their individual and collective use, not forgetting the environmental impact and patients' drugs or the border areas between and medical devices. Students will have the opportunity to get in touch with relevant external entities in the training area, for example, guest speakers and Seminar I and II curricular units.
Organic Unit: Escola de Saúde e Desenvolvimento Humano
Duration: 2 Semesters/30 ECTS credits (30 required in curricular units)
Language: Portuguese, English
Regime: Day classes

Career Prospects

Pharmaceutical industry, national and international regulatory agencies, CRO's, health services, consulting, research and teaching, among others.

Specific Entry Requirements

This course does not have specific access conditions, applying the general conditions imposed by law.

Access Routes and Applications

Tuition Fees

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Course Committee

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Contact Information

Director: Ana Margarida Molhinho Advinha []

Academic Manager: Rui Passão
Academic Services (online): SAC.ONLINE