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Welcome to Drug Discovery Online!

Vanderbilt University and the Vanderbilt School of Medicine Basic Sciences are world leaders in pharmacology, drug development, and clinical research. Courses are taught by faculty, including Craig Lindsley, Fred Guengerich, John Wikswo, and more that are pioneering the future of academia-industry partnership in drug discovery and development. By investing in the early stages of research and developing external relationships our faculty have pioneered innovative approaches to drug design and development that synergies with industry partners.

Drug Discovery Online is a series of non-credit online courses, taught by leaders in the field, that provide details into the science, concepts, process and business of drug discovery and development. Through these courses students can catch up, get ahead, or pivot within the drug discovery and biotechnology sector.

Always thinking ahead – Check back about our in-person residency programĀ 


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You will receive monthly updates on the latest courses, certifications, and workshops developed by our Team. In each newsletter, we will share a new video clip with you, a behind-the-scenes look into the course production, and an interview with a Drug Discovery Online faculty member, staff member, or student. Sign up to learn more!
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