Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management

PHS518 (Liberal Arts) Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management 3 hrs. 3 crs. Pharmaceutical industry consists of a variety of suppliers, manufacturers, service providers and government. In order to achieve operational excellence and increase customer satisfaction, Supply Chain Management (SCM) integrates all activities in the process from procurement of materials to delivery to customers. This course examines knowledge and strategies of SCM and its application to the pharmaceutical industry. It explores the unique issues in recent pharmaceutical industry such as regulation, security and government role. Preq: Formal admission to the MS Pharmaceutical Science and Business Program.