PME 560 Quality in Life Sciences Manufacturing

This course provides a detailed exploration of quality programs with specific application to the particular requirements of the life sciences industry. Students will develop an understanding of the quality philosophy which drives the industry from discovery through manufacturing, and of the systems and tools that are employed to implement and maintain a sustainable and successful quality system. Application of quality strategies in research and development, commercial production, computer systems, post-marketing, and other areas will be included. Where appropriate, case studies will be used to illustrate the challenges and issues associated with quality system deployment.



Cross Listed Courses

ME 560


Graduate Student or At Least Junior


Mechanical Engineering Program Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Program

Typically Offered Periods

Fall Semester Spring Semester Summer Session 1