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Submission Number: 170
Submission ID: 170
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Contact Information

179 Longwood Ave
Boston
Massachusetts
02115
United States
Massachusetts
Yes

Program Application Deadline

July 01, 2022
No
Free to apply.
Yes

Program Description

The graduate program in Pharmaceutical Economics and Policy (PEP) offers a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Pharmaceutical Health Economics and Policy with specialty tracks or concentrations in Health and Pharmacoepidemiology and Health Economics and Outcomes Research. This graduate program offers academic training primarily in the areas of pharmaceutical and health economics and drug and health policy, and also provides related training in outcomes research, regulation, marketing, healthcare administration, pharmacy services research, and pharmacoepidemiology.

The curriculum features advanced didactic and experiential education in the areas of pharmacoeconomic and health policy analysis, pharmacoepidemiologic methods and study designs, advanced biostatistics and database management, health policy and behavioral interventions and their assessment, and the role of pharmaceuticals and medical devices in healthcare and society. The program provides future leaders, educators, and researchers with the knowledge required to enhance access for patient populations to cost-effective pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, and related health services, thus improving the efficiency of the pharmaceutical sector and healthcare systems. Graduates will be prepared for careers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries; hospitals and other institutional healthcare organizations; managed care organizations; pharmacy benefits management; contract research organizations; consulting firms; governments; international organizations; nongovernmental organizations; and academic institutions, among other organizations.
Yes

Institution Information

Private
Yes
Fall, Spring
Yes

Degree Requirements

20
Research
Required
Not Required
Not Required
Varies
Yes

Degree Information

On Campus
Epidemiology, Pharmaceutical Marketing, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacology, Pharmacy Management
Health and Pharmacoepidemiology Track
Health Economics and Outcomes Research Track
Yes

Program Statistics

Yes
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
Yes
Last academic year-graduates job placement:
Yes

GRE and Other Tests

Yes
9/1/2017
TOEFL or IELTS
Other forms of accepted language proficiency exams: iTEP, PTE Academic. For more information, please visit https://www.mcphs.edu/admission-and-aid/international-applicants
Yes

Letters of Recommendation

No
Letter(s) of recommendation are encouraged but not required.
Yes

Other Admission Requirements

Yes

Financial Support

0
Research Assistantship, Department or University Scholarship
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

We are not a participating PharmGrad program
We are not a participating PharmGrad program
Yes