Colorcon launches Colorcon Academy

The company's further education programs unified and expanded

Speciality excipients for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical applications company, Colorcon, has launched of the Colorcon Academy, reorganising its education programmes.

The Colorcon Academy programme is designed to give pharmaceutical professionals a deeper knowledge of excipient functionality, core formulation, film coating and controlled release of oral solid dosage forms.

It will also aid with regulatory insights and offer the opportunity to explore innovative solutions to formulation challenges.

“Since the first Colorcon Coating Schoolin the 1980s, we have provided continuing education to thousands of customers around the world each year,” said Ali Rajabi-Siahboomi, VP/Chief Scientific Officer at Colorcon.

“The thousands of course attendees have ranged from senior research scientists, to technology transfer scientists and process engineers.”

“Under the new Colorcon Academy platform, we will offer the different programmes at our 20 technical services facilities worldwide.”

This is in addition to events designed specifically for the company's customers, which are held at the customer's site.

“Academy attendees have the opportunity to progress their skills in pharmaceutical sciences at locations convenient to them,” said Rajabi-Siahboomi.

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