Biotech Primer

BiotechPrimer

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BioBasics: Biotech for the Non-Scientist

Learn the basics of biotechnology by skilled and experienced industry scientists. Join other non-science professionals and gain a thorough understanding of the science, technology and terminology which form the foundation of the biotechnology industry.

A one-day class exploring the growing role of diagnostics within the biotech industry. Participants will learn about a range of different diagnostic tests and their indications as well as the basic science behind their development, culminating in a detailed overview of the US reimbursement and approval process for diagnostic devices. The course will also include an introduction to concepts specific to the diagnostic sector, including sensitivity, specificity, false positives and false negatives, as well as a discussion of current issues impacting the sector.

Diagnostics Briefing

A one-day class exploring the growing role of diagnostics within the biotech industry. Participants will learn about a range of different diagnostic tests and their indications as well as the basic science behind their development, culminating in a detailed overview of the US reimbursement and approval process for diagnostic devices. The course will also include an introduction to concepts specific to the diagnostic sector, including sensitivity, specificity, false positives and false negatives, as well as a discussion of current issues impacting the sector.

Drug Development

A one-day class delivering an overview of the discovery, development, and regulatory processes for bringing a new drug to market. Participants will learn about the business and scientific decisions involved in moving a product forward from basic research into preclinical and clinical trials, as well as a detailed consideration of the regulatory requirements of clinical development. Post-approval commercial considerations and risk management will also be discussed.

For more information on these workshops, visit: www.BioTechPrimerInc.com