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Approx. 26 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • Compare and contrast the systems and processes supporting the investment and protection of healthcare innovation to navigate innovation journeys.

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This course is part of the 100% online Global Master of Public Health from Imperial College London. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

8 hours to complete

INVESTING IN INNOVATION

8 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 14 min), 8 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Intellectual property5m
Exploring the innovation landscape5m
8 readings
About Imperial College 5m
About the Global Health Innovations Team10m
How to be successful in this course?10m
Grading Policy10m
Glossary10m
Examples of intellectual property infringement1h
Intellectual property and governing bodies30m
Translational medicine: How does research get from 'bench to bedside'?1h 30m
1 practice exercise
Test your knowledge on investing in innovation30m
Week
2

Week 2

7 hours to complete

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - PROCESSES AND PROBLEMS

7 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 30 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
An expert's view of intellectual property: Interview with Freddy Guemeni7m
Obtaining intellectual property: Interview with Freddy Guemeni5m
Intellectual property strategy: Interview with Freddy Guemeni6m
Frugal innovation and intellectual property: Interview with Freddy Guemeni5m
2 readings
Intellectual property issues in three contexts - low-income countries, treatments of last resort and in universities2h
The case of Avastin and Lucentis2h
2 practice exercises
What types of IP does Coca-cola have? 30m
Test your knowledge of intellectual property30m
Week
3

Week 3

6 hours to complete

SECURING FUNDING FOR INNOVATION

6 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 30 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Overcoming funding barriers: Interview with Ana Luisa Neves 14m
Overcoming funding barriers: Interview with Florin Gheorghe 4m
Funding challenges: Interview with Prof James Barlow5m
3 readings
Innovation grants and awards30m
An overview of types of funding1h
Contemporary issues in research funding2h 30m
1 practice exercise
Test your knowledge on securing funding for innovation30m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

PITCHING YOUR INNOVATION

5 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 16 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
Exploring the 'content' aspect of pitching5m
How to deliver your pitch5m
An effective pitch1m
2 readings
Drafting an innovation pitch40m
Reflecting on your pitch script30m
1 practice exercise
Test your knowledge on pitching30m

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