12 Hour Masterclass in Orphan Drugs | Terrapinn Training
12 hour Masterclass

Orphan Drugs

Get to grips with the orphan drugs industry in just 12 hours

The 12 Hour Masterclass in Orphan Drugs is an introductory-level online training course, designed for those seeking business advantage. If you're new to the orphan drugs industry, provide a service to the industry or just need a refresher on the fundamentals of orphan drugs, this short online course could be just what you need.

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expand your knowledge

Find out how the orphan drugs industry really works

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learn in depth

Understand the role of advocacy groups and rare disease networks

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address key challenges

Navigate complex regulations and legal requirements


The 12 Hour Masterclass delivers courses online, through video, quizzes and exercises. And you can pause, rewind or fast-forward at your leisure. The course can be completed within 12 hours, but you'll have 90 days within which to complete your training, so you can take the course at your own pace, from your own desk.


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In just 12 hours you will:

  • Gain a comprehensive overview of orphan drugs
  • Look at worldwide orphan drug legislation
  • Discover market access procedures for orphan drugs
  • Test your knowledge
  • Improve your productivity
  • Be inspired

Meet your instructor

Elizabeth Hernberg-Stahl has more than thirty years experience in the international biotech and pharmaceutical industry, of which she has spent the last near twenty in the orphan drug area. She joined TKT Europe 5S as one of its first employees in the year 2000, just a few months after orphan drug legislation was implemented for the first time in Europe. The company launched the first orphan drug which received orphan drug designation and approval in Europe under the new legislation in mid 2001.

Organisations that will benefit:

  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Biotech companies
  • Contract research organisations
  • Suppliers
  • Contract manufacturing organisations
  • Consultants
  • Governments and regulators
  • Lawyers

Who will attend:

  • C-Level Executives: CEO, CFO, COO
  • Business Development and Sales
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Investor Relations
  • Strategic Planning
  • Lawyers
  • Procurement and Sourcing
  • Analysts

Course Agenda

  • Introduction
  • Worldwide legislation
  • Market overview
  • Regulatory procedures
  • Characteristics of rare diseases
  • Patient challenges
  • Advocacy groups
  • Rare disease networks
  • Rare disease policies
  • Research funding
  • Clinical challenges
  • Value proposition
  • Market approval and access
  • Market access
  • Patient access schemes
  • HTA and compassionate use

For further information please call: +44 (0)207 092 1045

  • “The depth and knowledge of my trainer was extremely impressive. In 3 days I have had, without a doubt, a masterclass on the industry. Truly world class.”

    - Gordon Dowall Potter, Past Delegate

  • “Well worth 3 days of study!”

    - Syed Hamza, Past Delegate

  • “The training was excellent! I give it a 10 and will get my trainer's support for my next challenges.”

    - Head of Partnerships & Customer Loyalty at Avis Budget, Past Delegate

  • “Extremely constructive course with a very good dynamic and passionate trainer.”

    - Managing Director at BNP Paribas, Past Delegate

  • “Impressive and cooperative trainer who wanted to make sure the delegates understood.”

    - Budgeting, Planning & Reporting Manager, Past Delegate


We can come to you too! If you have a team of six or more, why not hold a private course? Our experts come to you and the course is tailored to your requirements.

Call +44 (0)20 7092 1045 (United Kingdom)
or +65 6322 2333 (Asia Pacific)
for more details