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 Recipient of QCI - D.L. Shah National Quality Award

Recipient of QCI - D.L. Shah National Quality Award

Targeting to fill up the gap between the existing and accessible knowledge

Targeting to fill up the gap between the existing and accessible knowledge

 

Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance Programmes

Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance Programmes [One year programme approved by Quality Council of India (QCI), Govt of India]

With emphasis on Pharmacovigilance, there appears huge need for adequately qualified and trained professional who could understand and take up post marketing surveillance roles in drug companies. Thus, there occurs a need of team of drug safety officers. Clearly this need is proportional to the number of new drugs being launched every year which is always increasing. IGMPI has stepped forward to tap this growing need as a professional opportunity for those keen for entering this industry.

The Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance has been structured by experts from the industry themselves and thus comprehensive coverage and understanding of the industry and its functional areas is promised. The goal of the Post Graduate Diploma Programme is to familiarize the participant with the updated theoretical and practical aspects of the Pharmacovigilance. The diploma course has the following tempting features which are definite to benefit one to all participants of the course.

  • 1. Better industrial training and skills,
  • 2. Better knowledge of the industry,
  • 3. Practical and professional training about the Industry regulations and work processes and
  • 4. Good hold on the framework of PV industry leading to availability of best employment options.

Module 1: Introduction to Pharmacology, Clinical Trials and Pharmacovigilance

Module 2: Adverse Drug Reactions and Safety Reports

Module 3: Methodologies in Pharmacovigilance

Module 4: Management Systems of Pharmacovigilance and its Importance

Module 5: Seriousness & Expectedness & Causality Assessment Criteria

Module 6: Aggregate Safety Reports

Module 7: Pharmacovigilance Regulations in Various Countries

Module 8: Pharmacovigilance Programme in India (PVPI)

Module 9: Signal Detection and Data Mining

Module 10: Pharmacovigilance of Herbal Drugs & Medical Devices

Module 11: Pharmacovigilance Compliance and Inspections

Module 12: Case Study

Eligibility

All those who have completed their Graduation or Post Graduation/ Pharma / PhD are eligible to enroll for the course. As this course is truly professional and industry oriented, experienced individuals worked in any sector (production, processing, quality, trial, R&D etc.) in the healthcare industry (Food manufacturing, Food Ingredient and Additive processing, Drugs manufacturing , Medical Device, Ayurvedic, Pharmaceutical Industry Regulation, Clinical Research, Homeopathic or Ayurvedic Medicine Manufacturing, Cosmetic Manufacturing, Biotechnology) can also seek benefits of the course.

Programme Duration

12 months

Registration

The registration dates for this annual program run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage.

Programmes Fees

A one-time annual programme fees (lump sum paid at beginning of the course) of Rs. 20,000/-(600 USD for oversees students), which can be paid in installments. This covers for the course registration fees, tuition fees, course material fees etc. Apart from this, every student has to pay an examination fee of Rs 400/-(USD 15) per module as per the examination notification of the Institute. 10% of fee concession is applicable to applicants belonging to SC/ST/OBC, Physically Handicapped (PH), Ex-servicemen, Defence personnel & their progeny or those who belong to Economically Weaker Section (EWS)/ Below Poverty Line (BPL).

Examination & Certification

All the participants are obliged to appear for annual exam at the end of the course. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance . For all the above mentioned modules elaborate course material and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.

Placement Assistance & Corporate Relations

The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. The robust placement cell comprises of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. We are engaged in promoting the employability of our participants by maintaining good rapport and relation with HR cell and recruiting managers of leading healthcare companies across the globe.

The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.

In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical, healthcare, food giants and CROs like Dr. Reddy s Laboratories, Aurobindo Pharma, Glenmark Generics, Cipla, Wockhardt, Pfizer, Abbott, Medtronic, Foster Corporation, Ipca Laboratories, Calyx, Mother Dairy, Bliss GVS Pharma, Al Rawabi, Almarai, Green Pastures, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, Allergy Therapeutics, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Ranbaxy, Biocon, Wipro, Fortis Clinical Research, Quintiles, SRL Ranbaxy, Accenture, etc.

Future career prospects of Pharmacovigilance Training

IGMPI offers professional and industry oriented training in Pharmacovigilance thus opening doors for entry into the industry. PG diploma in PV adds advantage for those already in the industry as a tag of professional training and those new to the industry feel comfortable with backing of apt and up-to-date information and training required to have sustained growth in the industry.

PG Diploma in Pharmacovigilance is a comprehensive course offering candidate with knowledge and practically important information about the industry type, working modalities, methodology used, techniques of quality control, drug development precisely but whole emphasis remains on Pharmacovigilance. This includes in depth study of varied types of adverse effects, serious adverse effect, adverse effect reporting regulation, documentation methods etc. With the completion of this course the candidate gets to select from varied work areas of the industry/sector of his/her interest.

Knowing all theoretical and practical facts about post marketing surveillance, candidate feels comfortable and confident when working in the industry. Obviously experience has no match and thus efforts are made to bring in experienced professionals to present projects, take lectures and thus add to the benefits reaped from the course. Same is true for the professionals who are already a part of the CR industry but are keen on making lateral movement in their company by shifting to other Pharmacovigilance Department.

How to apply

For further enquiries or Prospectus, write to or call us on:

info@igmpiindia.org/+91 8130924488

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