Free, Online Course: The FDA and Prescription Drugs – Current Controversies in Context

Harvard University is offering a free, eight-week course, The FDA and Prescription Drugs: Current Controversies in Context, starting March 26, 2019. The self-paced course, which requires two to five hours per week, focuses on how the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates pharmaceuticals and explores debates on prescription drug costs, marketing, and testing. Instructors include:

  • Aaron Kesselheim, Associate Professor of Medicine, Director of the Program on Regulation, Therapeutics, and Law, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Harvard University;
  • Jonathan Darrow, Instructor in Medicine, Program on Regulation, Therapeutics, and Law, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Harvard University; and
  • Ameet Sarpatwari, Instructor in Medicine, Assistant Director of the Program on Regulation, Therapeutics, and Law, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Harvard University.

Register here and view a course trailer: