|Field of Study:||Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
|Description:||The Clinical Research, Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance Diploma program is designed to develop specialized knowledge and skills required to design and write study protocols, monitor and manage clinical trials and to conduct drug safety and Pharmacovigilance activities including adverse reaction reporting, preparing periodic safety update reports and in, establishing and managing Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies in compliance with Canadian, US regulations and international guidelines. The program focuses on the global as well as Canadian health care system and regulatory agencies, health care legislations, international guidelines, and standard operating procedures (SOP) and practices for managing clinical studies and drug safety activities. Using practical and current real cases, AAPS integrated a unique approach and provides students with the foundation and practical knowledge to formulate a sound clinical development plan; ensure clinical trial data is credible and accurate; and that the rights, integrity and confidentiality of trial subjects are protected.
AAPS graduates from the Clinical Research, Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance program pursue careers in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnological, Medical devices, Cosmetics, Natural health Products, and Allied industries.