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Biopharmaceuticals, known colloquially as biopharma, are the point at which biotechnology and pharmaceutical manufacturing meet. Biopharma is the application of living organisms or extractions, by-products or components of living organisms, to prevent, relieve, or treat diseases.

Management Forum’s biopharma training courses provide an extensive series of training opportunities covering a variety of topics, including the development of biopharmaceuticals, clinical trial requirements, manufacture, regulations and applicable standards. Our courses also provide insight into the use of emerging technologies and state-of-the-art processes.  


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Biosimilars Training Course


5-6 Mar 2024 - Online webinar
Also on: 10 Jul 2024

A two-day seminar providing an essential overview of biosmilars and how they differ from the original biological product.

Presented by Hans van Bruggen (bio)
Marloes van der Geer (bio)

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Biotechnology for the Non-Biotechnologist Training Course

Biotechnology for the Non-Biotechnologist

4-8 Dec 2023 - Online webinar
Also on: 24 Apr 2024

An ideal course for non-scientists and scientists who need to understand the basic theory, principles, techniques and potential of biotechnology.

Presented by Robert Alvarez (bio)
and 6 more leading experts

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Chemistry, Manufacture and Control (CMC) - Regulatory Requirements for Biological Drug Products Training Course

Chemistry, Manufacture and Control (CMC) - Regulatory Requirements for Biological Drug Products

29 Feb-1 Mar 2024 - Online webinar
Also on: 27 Jun 2024

The regulatory requirements for Biological drug products are complex, and pharmaceutical companies are continuously under pressure to ensure regulatory compliance from drug discovery to post-marketing surveillance.
This course has been designed to help you navigate the complex regulatory requirements for biological drugs, including ATMPs. It will clearly depict the differences between small and large molecules and the development approaches which reflect the type of molecule. It will address the key aspects of the CTD, look at the CMC regulatory requirements during different stages of development, and discuss the importance of change control.

Presented by Andrew Willis (bio)

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Delivery of Biologics to the Nasal Cavity Training Course

Delivery of Biologics to the Nasal Cavity

6 Feb 2024 - Online webinar
Also on: 4 Jun 2024

The nasal cavity is an established pathway to treat local diseases as well as systemic conditions using small molecules. As the pharmaceutical industry shifts towards targeted biologics, the nasal cavity is also an attractive target for delivery of peptides, monoclonal antibodies, nucleic acids and stem cells. This is an ideal opportunity to hear from experts in the field of nasal drug delivery who will address topics such as: challenges associated with formulation, barriers to cell penetration and absorption, the pros and cons for liquid versus powder formulations, and strategies for maintaining stability and prolonging retention in the nasal cavity.

Presented by Irene Rossi (bio)
and 3 more leading experts

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US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) - Understanding Key Factors When Working with the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) Training Course

US FDA - Understanding Key Factors When Working with the FDA

19 Mar 2024 - Online webinar
Also on: 18 Jul 2024

This course has been designed to provide an essential overview of the critical factors when working with the FDA (Food and Drug Administration).  For those short on time this course is for you, as you will receive a focused and comprehensive overview of the key strategic considerations when making applications to the FDA.  

Presented by Andrew Willis (bio)

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Very clear and informative!

Serge PAMPFER, CEO, Maedia

I thought all the speakers were excellent. You could tell that they all really knew there subject matter and were so passionate in the way they delivered the content. Special mention has to go to Adekunle - fantastic course leader and so knowledgeable and made the 3 days very interactive.

Mark Kalinowski, Chief Financial officer, Albumedix Ltd

The webinar had enough information for anyone to start their CMC biologics career or who is interested to do so. Or even for someone with biologics experience is looking to have additional knowledge and information can attend this training.
Andrew's knowledge and experience was proven very well.

Vineet Gavankar, Manager, Regulatory Affairs, PharmaLex UK Services Limited

The course was good and it was a pleasure to learn from the speakers. I wanted to get an overview of research and development of drugs and pharmaceuticals. I think this was achieved.

Sarah Kanna, Senior Legal Associate, Hevolution Foundation

It felt comprehensive.
An excellent resource going forward.

James McCracken, Quality Audit Manager , Advanz Pharma

Webinar was good, informative and lots of information. Speakers are well knowledgeable about Biosimilar Industry.

Srikanth Varma Kc, Global Audit and Due Diligence QA Manager, Abbott

The content was thorough. The presentation was informative. The speaker was very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly.

Sheena Singadia, Scientist II, Arecor

Very good

Jurgen Vercruysse, Business Unit Manager Drug Product, Eurofins Amatsigroup

The presentation was very informative

Lethukuthula Manyaka, Locum Pharmacist , LocumSA

The speaker was very good, the slides were clear and the explanations exhaustive.

Chiara Giaconi, Global Regulatory Affairs Oncology CMC Manager, Menarini Ricerche S.p.A.