Curso Pós-Graduado de Atualização: Assessing Therapeutic Efectiveness in Drug Lifecycle


This course aimed to present the evolution of the national and European regulatory landscape and to discuss definitions, methods for evaluation and the state of the art of Therapeutic Effectiveness and Comparative Therapeutic Effectiveness.

Meta-analysis, systematic reviews, real world evidence, big data well as cohort and pragmatic trials will be addressed.

International Regulatory Perspective as well as the challenges and opportunities for this approach in Health Technology Assessment will be addressed and discussed.



Course dates: 2-3th May 2019

Course venue: Auditorium Maria Odette Santos-Ferreira of Faculty of Pharmacy of Universidade de Lisboa

Duration: theoretical hours: 12 and tutorial hours: 10

Teaching methodology: through lectures, case studies.


To whom the course is designed

Course recipients: PhD Students, RAMPS students or other Master Students, Academics and Health Care Professionals.

Access qualifications: Master in Biomedical Sciences ( Mestrado Integrado em Ciências Médicas ou Farmacêuticas).

Learning and skills to be acquired by the student: Learn about basic concepts on Therapeutic Effectiveness and its role in the Regulatory and HTA system.


The payment of 35,00 € is by bank transfer to IBAN and the transfer receipt (Proof of Bank Transfer) should be sent to until April 26, 2019. Registration will only be valid receipt of the payment proof.


Evaluation methodology: assessment through a report made in an individual basis.


Number of places: minimum: 15 and maximum: 30

Deadline for online registrations for the Advanced Training Course for Updating Skills: Assessing Therapeutic Effectiveness in Drug Lifecycle are on-line: April 26, 2019