DESCRIPTION OF MODULES
Medicademy Pharmacovigilance consists of 7 modules:
Module 1: Principles of Pharmacovigilance
Module 2: Pharmacovigilance Systems – A Hands-on Approach
Module 3: Pharmacoepidemiology
Module 4: Post-Marketing Surveillance
Module 5: Pre-Clinical and Clinical Aspects of ¬Pharmacovigilance
Module 6: Pharmacovigilance Data in Application and Registration
Module 7: Adverse Drug Reactions by Body Systems
Module 8: Veterianry Pharmacovigilance
All modules are offered within a time period of 1 – 1½ years. Each module has a duration of 2 – 4 days.
English is the principal language of instruction in all Medicademy modules, and learning activities include class teaching, lectures, self-studies, interactive discussions, case studies, “real life” experiences, and workshops.
Course materials include relevant literature, guidelines, directives, regulations, articles, and links to
relevant web-sites. All materials will be available to students electronically approximately 4 weeks
prior to attendance and must be read before module start-up. Medicademy class teaching is interactive and students are expected to participate actively.
The faculty consists of experts drawn worldwide from the Pharmaceutical/Biotech Industry, Authorities and Universities.
Each module has two course leaders. The course leaders are responsible for identifying qualified lecturers, collecting course materials, and for examining students. Further, course leaders are responsible for the professional framework of the module and involved in the continuous development of the entire Medicademy programme.