Courses & Forums

Tufts CSDD hosts a wide variety of educational programs to help pharmaceutical and biotechnology professionals succeed in the global marketplace by providing the best and most current information on the management, strategy, and science of drug development. Tufts CSDD programs, taught by internationally recognized industry practitioners, regulators, and academics, provide the information necessary for industry professionals to meet the dual challenge of improving drug development efficiency and boosting growth.


Tufts CSDD Postgraduate Course in Clinical Pharmacology, Drug Development and Regulation

February 1-5, 2016
Boston, MA

Tufts CSDD’s highly acclaimed, five-day Postgraduate Course in Clinical Pharmacology, Drug Development and Regulation provides advanced instruction in practical and technical problem-solving in the areas of clinical pharmacology, drug development & clinical trial strategies, biopharmaceutical development, drug safety, and new drug regulation.

Tufts CSDD Executive Forum

The Tufts CSDD Executive Forum is an ongoing program of highly interactive, one-day roundtable discussions for senior R&D executives, hosted by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development.

May 12, 2016
Integrating Pediatric Studies into Adult Oncology Drug Development: Maximizing Efficiency and Economics While Meeting FDA and EMA Requirements

Tufts CSDD Leadership for Drug Development Teams

July 12-13, 2016
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Boston, MA

This fast-paced two-day workshop brings together team leaders, program managers, functional directors and scientists from across the industry to build leadership skills for cross-functional R&D efforts. Created specifically for pharmaceutical professionals, this highly interactive, case-based program teaches you how to lead multi-disciplinary teams to collaborate effectively in face of the increasingly complex challenges of life science innovation.