Phar 650: Formulation Development
Pharmaceutics & Drug Delivery
This course involves practical and theoretical principles involved in the development of pharmaceutical formulations including immediate and modified release oral dosage forms, sterile drug products, transdermal formulations, nasal sprays, ocular formulations, inhalation delivery, and semisolid formulations. Emphasis is placed on developing formulations based on the physical and chemical properties of the drug substance and intended use of the drug product. Development of formulations using experimental design, including Quality-by-Design principles, are covered. Guest lecturers with expertise in pre-formulation and formulation development will provide students with the opportunity to discuss problems relevant to the industry. The course will require students to critically review and present publications in small groups and complete assign assignments.
- Lecture: Lecture for Phar 650