Department of Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery

The University of Mississippi

Tablet Course

Course Description

Tablet Course BrochureThis course is intended to provide an overview of the fundamental concepts of the technology for preparation of uncoated/coated tablet products including hot melt extrudates. Participants will work in teams to prepare uncoated/coated tablet dosage forms including hot melt extrudates and conduct selected relevant testing for evaluation and quality control.

Lectures will include topics in the tableting processes and hot melt extrusion, such as preformulation, extrusion, granulation, tableting, and coating, as well as stability, validation, product evaluation, FDA regulatory requirements, and SUPAC guidelines.

The Laboratory will consist of 20 hours of hands-on training and include preformulation, hot-melt extrusion, granulation, tableting, coating, and tablet evaluation.

This course changed its venue from the University of Tennessee to The University of Mississippi in September of 2013. The course was initiated and held at UTenn for over 15 years.

Scheduled 2017 dates for which you may register are:

March 26-31, 2017

September 10-15, 2017

Please visit this page for information on this unique “hands-on” Tablet course.