ACDM Webinar - Medical Terminology, Basics of Human Physiology and Pharmacology - 4th October 2016


Designed for data managers to increase their understanding of the clinical data they're managing


How the body works

  • The Cell
  • Major Organ Systems
  • Nervous System - Sympathetic and parasympathetic
  • Blood
  • Respiration
  • Nutrition and Digestion
  • Cardiovascular
  • Liver Function
  • Renal Function
  • Communication between cells


  • How the body works on drugs - pharmacokinetics
  • eliminatio, bioavailability
  • How drugs work on the body - pharmacodynamics
  • agonist/antagonists
  • receptor types

Medical Terminology

  • how medical terms are structured
  • prefix - route - suffix
  • eg. endo-, ecto-, myo-, haem-, cardio-, gast-, -itis, -osis, -ia

Webinar Details:
Date: 4 October 2016
Time: 12:00 – 13:30 GMT
Duration: 90 minutes
Instructor: Cliona O’Donovan

Instructor Profile
Cliona O’Donovan
gained her first degree in Pharmacology, and has a Masters in Epidemiology.  She has over 20 year’s data management experience in clinical trials, and in handling data across all phases of clinical research and across many therapeutic areas.  Cliona has run many successful training courses for the ACDM over previous years including Fundamentals of Clinical Data Management which this accredited program now builds on. Click here for more details

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