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PG Diploma in Pharmacovigilance & CDM

Our award winning job oriented and career opportunity in Pharmacovigilance and Clinical Data Managment programme was India’s first and till date the most sought after programme within the science fraternity. ICRI has more than 250 company tie-up’s pan India with more than 2,000 students studying in the pharmacovigilance industry, making it the largest group of pharmacovigilance professionals passed from a particular institution.

Did you know, a recent survey showed ICRI students started with 20% more salaries than non ICRI students in the clinical research and pharmacovigilance industry. Also more than 75% of professionals working in the clinical research and pharmacovigilance industry in the last 11 Years are ICRI pass out’s, therefore YOUR chances of being hired are better with Pharmacovigilance in Pune.

Pharmacovigilance

Pharmacovigilance (PV) is the pharmacological science relating to the detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects, particularly long term and short term side effects of medicines.

It is also known as the monitoring and assessing of responses to pharmaceuticals to detect and prevent adverse effects.

Global Opportunities Galore

As per Frost & Sullivan, the world pharmacovigilance market was worth $1859.9 million in 2008 and is estimated to reach $2252.2 million in 2015.

Career Path of Pharmacovigilance on fast track

Entry level job in Pharmacovigilance is DSA (Drug Safety Associate). DSAs are mainly involved in case creation, checking for MSI (Minimum safety information – a patient, a reporter, a suspect drug and a adverse event), reconciliation and followup process, data entry of all information available in the document and medical coding. Typically monthly salary starts from Rs. 35000/- to Rs. 50000/- per month for Medical candidates.

Once a candidate has 2-3 Years experience and builds required skill sets (Medical coding, narrative and scientific writing, good understanding of medical terms and basic understanding of regulatory affairs, ICH-GCP and compliance etc) he can go on to become a DSS (Drug Safety Scientist). Typical monthly salary is from Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 1,50,000 per month.

With an overall of 7 -10 Years’ experience in this position you can easily become a Team lead or Team manager based on the company. Make your career path of Pharmacovigilance and let your future be bright and shinning.

PROGRAM BENEFITS:

  • Get a qualification from India’s leading Clinical Research institute having placed thousands of students
  • Digital, Internet-enabled delivery: flexibility in terms of pace and place.
  • Job-oriented Specialised training
  • Curriculum designed as per the requirements of the industry
  • Job opportunities in leading MNCs and Indian IT companies
  • Case studies based teaching
  • Faculty drawn from best of the industry
  • Excellent career opportunity in Pharmacovigilance
  • Frequent increments and travels abroad while working with MNCs

Program Modules

  • Clinical Research
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacovigilance
  • Case Processing
  • Aggregate Report
  • Risk Management
  • Signal Detection

Duration: 6 Months

Most of the previous batch placed in companies like:

  • Accenture
  • Synowledge
  • Quintiles
  • TCS
  • XL Healthcare Pvt Ltd.
  • Sciformix Technologies & more