3 day Masterclass

Clinical Trials



london, 9-11 Oct 2019


This 3 Day Masterclass in Clinical Trials and Medicine Development is designed for people who want to understand the whole of the drug development process, from chemistry to post marketing responsibilities.

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expand your knowledge

Understand the role of clinical trials in the diffusion of new medical technology

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get practical

Address practical issues in the design, conduct, analysis and reporting of clinical trials

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learn in depth

Examine the role of clinical trials in pharmaceuticals, medical devices and diagnostics markets

IDENTIFY new business opportunities IN clinical trial.

Lectures and practical sessions cover the key issues to be considered in design, conduct, analysis and reporting, with a focus on major clinical trials which directly influence clinical practice. Topics are addressed with perspectives from both public sector research and the pharmaceutical industry.
The course is ideally suited to those already working in and those who would like to enter the clinical trials & clinical medicine development field. 

In just 3 days you will:

  • Learn how new drugs are discovered
  • Learn about the new and developing technologies
  • Understand what data is needed before clinical trials can start
  • Become familiar with the regulatory and ethics processes
  • See what is needed for a target product profile
  • Evaluate the four phases of clinical trials
  • See how planning and logistical issues are critical to the successful running of trials
  • Learn how to write protocol
  • See the challenges of data management and statistics
  • Appreciate the importance of planning to collect and analyse safety data
  • Learn by experience and carry out a simulated clinical trial

Organisations that will benefit:

  • Pharmaceutical & Biotech companies
  • Investor/Private Equity Funds /Hedge Funds
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Insurance Companies
  • Law Firms & Banks
  • Financial Institutions
  • Medical Devices and Diagnostics
  • Government & Regulators
  • Suppliers
  • Consultancy Firms

Who will attend:

  • C-Level Executives: CEO, CFO, COO
  • Clinical Trial Professionals
  • Researchers & Scientists
  • Policy Makers
  • Product Development
  • Graduates
  • Clinical Outsourcing
  • Clinical Operations
  • Contract/Resource Management
  • Clinical/Contract Research
  • Supply Chain
  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Procurement

Course Agenda

  • The Big Picture
  • Speed Networking
  • How are new medicines discovered?
  • Non clinical data needed to support clinical trials
  • Simulated case study – selecting a molecule
  • Getting permission to do a clinical trial
  • International Conference on Harmonisation
  • Target Product Profile
  • Simulated case study
  • The phases of clinical trials
  • Simulated case study: Review phase 1 data and plan for phase 2
  • How to write a phase 2 protocol
  • Simulated case study – write a phase 2 protocol
  • Management issues in clinical trials
  • Safety considerations and the risk management plan
  • Data and how to manage it
  • Simulated case study - receive and analyse data from clinical trial
  • Simulated case study - prepare feedback on simulation
  • Group presentations on data from clinical trial
  • How to write up a study and publish
  • Wrap Up

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 emma-jane.dinan@terrapinn.com (Asia Pacific)
for more details


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