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Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance
Course work includes in-depth study of federal regulations, components of a safety monitoring program, and procedures for reporting safety data. Supervised fieldwork focuses on reviewing adverse reports, writing safety case narratives, and creating safety reports in accordance with U.S. and international regulations.
Graduates of this program may be eligible to sit for national certification examinations. Employment opportunities may include medical centers,hospitals, pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology companies, and contract research organizations.
This program is based upon work supported in part by the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.
How to Apply: Program applications are accepted until July 10. View the Admissions Checklist. Use the button below to apply to Durham Tech following the Health Technologies Enrollment Steps, then complete the Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance program application.
If you have questions about admissions requirements after reviewing the information, you may contact Johanna Brown.
Estimated Tuition & Fees
Current and Upcoming Course Offerings
|Course Number||Title||Credit Hours|
|ACA-122||College Transfer Success||1|
|BIO-168||Anatomy and Physiology I||4|
|BIO-169||Anatomy and Physiology II||4|
|CIS-110||Introduction to Computers||3|
|CTR-112||Clinical Research Terminology||3|
|ENG-111||Writing and Inquiry||3|
|ENG-112||Writing and Research in the Disciplines||3|
|MAT-152||Statistical Methods I||4|
|MSP-110||Introduction to Medical Product Safety||3|
|MSP-220||Signal Detection and Risk Assessments||4|
|PHI-240||Introduction to Ethics||3|