Fall 2017 Courses

NDA Simulation Workshop: Pharmaceutical Development Decisions

This comprehensive workshop provides an understanding of the pharmaceutical development and regulatory processes through hands-on simulations.

Course Directors: Noel Cusack, PhD, and Allen Weinstein, MD
Course Date: December 4 – 5, 2017
Course Location: Fairfax, VA

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Spring 2018 Courses

Project Management in the Research-Based Pharmaceutical Industry

This course addresses project management issues and skills needed to wisely choose and effectively develop new therapies in today’s global climate.

Course Director: James Huebner, MS
Course Dates: March 22 – 23, 2018
Course Location: Fairfax, VA

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Biologics and Biosimilars: An Integrated Overview of Product Development

Gain a broad multidisciplinary understanding of the scientific, management and regulatory decision points in the development of new biologics and biosimilars.

Course Director: Paul Beninger, MD
Course Date: April 26 – 27, 2018
Course Location: Fairfax, VA

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Basic Drug Development: Overview of Biopharmaceutical Research and Development

This course provides an overview of the pharmaceutical process, from drug discovery, nonclinical and clinical development, regulatory, manufacturing, and drug safety.

Course Directors: Noel J. Cusack, PhD, and Carolyn Finkle, MSc
Course Date: May 17 – 18, 2018
Course Location: Arlington, VA

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Recently Completed Programs

Project Management in the Research-Based Pharmaceutical Industry

This course addresses project management issues and skills needed to wisely choose and effectively develop new therapies in today’s global climate.

Course Dates: September 28 – 29, 2017
Course Location: Boston, MA (Waltham)

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Product Benefit-Risk Through Global Labeling Governance & Compliance

This highly interactive conference convenes regulatory/labeling and pharmacovigilance professionals to discuss and exchange experiences in complying with increasingly strict regulatory expectations.

Course Date: October 5 – 6, 2017
Course Location: Arlington, VA

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Cancer: Pathophysiology, Current Therapies, Clinical Trials and Drug Development

This comprehensive three-day course reviews current and emerging drugs, immunotherapies, their application to specific cancer types, how to conduct clinical trials for oncologic therapies, and the drug development process for drug candidates leading to their approval.

Course Date: October 25-27, 2017
Course Location: Washington, DC

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Basic Drug Development: Overview of Biopharmaceutical Research and Development

This course provides an overview of the pharmaceutical process, from drug discovery, nonclinical and clinical development, regulatory, manufacturing, and drug safety.

Course Directors: Noel J. Cusack, PhD, and Carolyn Finkle, MSc
Course Date: November 16 – 17, 2017
Course Location: Arlington, VA

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About PERI Open Courses

For more than 20 years, PERI has offered education to the pharmaceutical, biological, and medical device industries through its Open Courses. PERI has exceeded a level of excellence through these courses by bringing firsthand knowledge and expertise from industry faculty. By attending a PERI Open Course, you will learn from faculty presentations, case studies, small group workshops, and personal interaction with faculty and students.

If you think your team, department or entire company could benefit from one of these courses, consider bringing these sessions on-site through PERI’s Corporate Education program.

Our Students

  • “Invaluable course, especially for first time researchers.”
    – Basic Pharmacology Student

  • “I can now begin to work in oncology with a baseline understanding of the therapeutic area.”
    – Oncology Student