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Certificate in Drug Discovery & Design

Approved by the the Department of Bioengineering 

Certificates » Drug Discovery & Design
Program Features
Who Should Apply
  • Professionals who work in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals
  • Professionals interested in pharmaceutics, molecular biology, biotechnology, drug discovery and translational research
  • Professionals involved with the design, development, manufacturing and sales of drugs
Explore the principles and approaches guiding the search for new drugs. Investigate techniques that are used to identify, select and validate molecular and biological drug targets. Examine different classes of drug compounds as well as their mechanisms of action and physical properties. Understand how the dynamic fields of systems biology and bioinformatics impact drug discovery research.
Key Outcome
You will learn how the pharmaceutical industry develops, tests and evaluates new drugs, making you a more effective collaborator in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical workplace.
Start Location Program ID Status
Autumn 2015  Details Details Downtown Seattle 4866 In Development
Autumn 2014  Details Details Downtown Seattle 4605 Closed
Course Dates Days Instructor
Molecular Biotechnology Sep 24 - Dec 3, 2014 M, W To
Drug Discovery & Design Jan 5 - Mar 11, 2015 M, W Baldwin
Molecular Targets & Drug Classes Mar 30 - Jun 3, 2015 M, W Wong
Systems Biology & Bioinformatics Sep 30 - Dec 9, 2015 M, W Corey
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