This course is an introduction to Veterinary Pharmacology. It will provide background, context and understanding regarding Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Excretion (ADME). In addition, there will be a limited introduction into comparative physiology in the major veterinary species with each section. Finally, an introduction into Pharmacokinetics and the terminology used in this area will also be provided. This seminar will provide attendees with an understanding of Veterinary Pharmacology and ADME topics in the context of veterinary drug development.
Upon completing this course on veterinary medicine regulations participants will have learned:
- To gain a general understanding of all aspects of the basic science of Veterinary ADME/Pharmacokinetics.
- To learn the vocabulary related to Veterinary ADME/Pharmacokinetics.
- To understand the interactions of chemical compounds and living systems.
- To appreciate how drug actions and interactions relate to physiological principles. Pharmacology is simply: PHYSIOLOGY OR PATHO-PHYSIOLOGY BEING INFLUENCED BY AN EXOGENOUS COMPOUND(S).
- To EVALUATE CRITICALLY data and drug PRODUCT INFORMATION.
Who will Benefit:
This course is designed for people tasked with developing and maintaining an animal health company’s product portfolio and who may also be involved with a company’s regulatory strategies. This includes individuals responsible for overseeing regulatory affairs, developing veterinary drug products, evaluating new technologies or applications, and those tasked with ensuring corporate compliance. Among others, this includes:
- Personnel new to the Animal Health Industry
- Scientists in Veterinary Drug Development
- Entrepreneurs and small business owners wanting to understanding Veterinary Pharmacology
- CRO professionals
- Entrepreneurs looking to add value to their products
- Regulatory professionals
- Process owners
- Financial Advisors and Institutional Investors
- Consultants, Inspectors and cGxP Experts