Barcelona, Spain

From bench to bedside: Drug Development, Clinical Trials, and Publishing in Biomedical Sciences

when 1 July 2024 - 5 July 2024
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 150

This course aims to provide an overview of how clinical research is conducted, from the identification of molecules with potential therapeutic interest to their approval by regulatory entities and the publication/dissemination of results to the scientific community. Through lectures, practical sessions, and problem-based learning, the various phases of clinical trials will be explained in detail, using real examples. These clinical trials form the basis of current research on new drugs, including advanced therapies.

Course leader

Jose Rodríguez Morató, Pau Alcubilla Prats and Eulàlia Olesti Muñoz

Target group

Undergraduated students (Sophomore, Junior and Senior)

Fee info

EUR 150: Registration fee (non refundable)
EUR 550: Tuition fee (non refundable)


Non UPF students from universities with an international exchange partnership with UPF will be exempt of paying the 150€ non refundable registration fee.