DAS European Course in Pharmaceutical Medicine
Diploma of Advanced Studies

The ECPM course programme provides specialist knowledge in the field of drug development at an advanced level. The syllabus of the course programme covers all aspects of pharmaceutical medicine and drug development as defined by the International Federation of Associations of Pharmaceutical Physicians IFAPP. This includes the discovery and development of new medicines, clinical trial methodology, good clinical practice and ethics, pharmacovigilance and epidemiology, biostatistics, regulatory affairs, health economics, project management, marketing and new therapeutic approaches. After having successfully completed the ECPM course with 30 ECTS, training can be complemented with further learning units to achieve a Master of Advanced Studies in Medicines Development.

The course programme is divided into 6 learning units consisting of 4 days each over a period of two years. Learning methods comprise online preparation, lectures and individual work on case studies. The course language is English.

Members of the pharmaceutical industry, universities and regulatory agencies who want to improve their skills in drug development. Participants should hold a medical doctor (MD) or a master (MSc).

  • Dr. Annette Mollet, Studiengangleitung
  • Prof. Dr. Thomas Szucs, Studiengangkommission

The ECPM teaching faculty consists of about 130 international experts in regulatory sciences, medical product discovery and development, product evaluation and business practices.

European Center of Pharmaceutical Medicine
University of Basel
Beatrice Schmid
Klingelbergstrasse 61
CH-4056 Basel

Tel. +41 61 207 19 50
Fax +41 61 207 19 48

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ECPM, European Center of Pharmaceutical Medicine, part of the Medical faculty of the University of Basel together with other universities and different partners

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University Hospital Basel Hörsaal Pathologie, Schönbeinstrasse 40, 4051 Basel

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