MPHARM 287: Business of Science: Exploring Entrepreneurship

This graduate level course introduces students to the principles of business and entrepreneurship, particularly the formation and operation of new ventures. Through critical discussion with successful guest speakers including technology entrepreneurs and those in related fields, students will discuss significant aspects of entrepreneurship such as: identifying and evaluating new venture opportunities, development of financing, legal considerations, and entry and exit strategies.

MPHARM 287 course is offered twice every school year (Fall and Spring Quarters) on Tuesdays from 1-3 pm.

A short list of companies and universities represented by our Guest Speakers:

ImaginAb, Inc.
Kite Pharma, Inc.
KYAN Therapeutics
LIKE Foundation
NeuCures, Inc.
Neural Analytics
Paganini Biopharma
Sofie Biosciences
The Yucaipa Companies
UC Santa Barbara
Urban Electric Power
US Renewables Group
Virgin Orbit