Go above and beyond to rise above the competition in the medical affairs industry or just get started by making a breakthrough into the industry. Become an expert in specialized topics and become a respected authority figure.
The Accreditation Council for Medical Affairs (ACMA) offers certificate programs designed to enhance your skills related to careers within the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and diagnostic areas.
The courses are appropriate for new comers to the industry, those looking to make a career change, or current industry professionals looking to enhance their professional development.
Certificate programs are an excellent way to demonstrate your commitment to continued professional development.
The certificate programs are open to both non-doctoral and doctorate degree candidates. The certificates will help you distinguish yourself by demonstrating that you are willing to further your education and therefore add value to the industry.
The Medical Affairs Competency Certificate (MACC) Program offers a competency assessment for students & professionals with an interest or involvement in field of Medical Affairs. There is no specific degree or license requirements for the program.
The MACC is ideal for those who wish to distinguish themselves in their career and demonstrate a core competency in Medical Affairs. Anyone is eligible to take the course. The program covers the following topics. There is no examination required to complete the program.
Strong interest in medical affairs.
Learn the regulatory, economic, and practical aspects of navigating the medical device industry.
This certificate program will provide you the fundamental skills you need to work in the medical devices industry. Topics include, but are not limited to:
Learn about the diagnostics market, strategies, regulatory pathways and classification of IVDs.
This certificate program will provide you the fundamental skills you need to work in the diagnostics industry. Topics include, but are not limited to:
Learn about data management, quality, compliance, and biostatistics.
This certificate program will provide you with the fundamental skills you need to be an expert in clinical development. Topics include, but are not limited to:
Drug pricing and long term cost effectiveness of drugs and devices is becoming an increasingly important issue. This certificate program will provide you with the fundamental skills you need to be an expert in health economics outcomes research (HEOR). Topics include, but are not limited to:
Learn about the regulations related to clinical trials, including institutional review board, the code of federal regulations pertaining to clinical studies, and other regulatory concepts.
This certificate program will provide you with the fundamental skills you need to be an expert in the industry’s core compliance principles. Topics include but are not limited to: