Drug and Device Supplier Risk Management: Compliance and Processes

RGA 6234 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Seeks to provide a comprehensive overview of current supply chain risk-management practices and their impact on patient safety, product quality, and clinical effectiveness. Analyzes supplier oversight guidance documents, demonstrates how life-science companies strive to ensure compliance, and discusses the responsibilities of regulatory professionals in supply chain risk-management systems and regulatory issues stemming from poor supplier performance and management. Using case-based investigations and real-world examples, examines how to evaluate supply chain management systems as they relate to particular categories of biomedical products manufactured in specific contexts. Offers students an opportunity to obtain the skills and knowledge they need to customize effective supply chain risk-management methods within various global settings.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

Section 01
CRN 20382
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Session Winter 2018 CPS Quarter - Full Term
Class Meeting Dates 01/08/2018 to 03/31/2018
Instructor Steve Kates
Campus Boston Main Campus
Course Format Traditional
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Winter Graduate
    Jan 8, 2018 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 19, 2018 (6-week classes)

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