The program addresses chemists, pharmacists and other natural scientists working in the small-batch production or quality control of radioapharmaceuticals
In order to achieve the final certificate, applicants must
- hold a university master degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or Pharmacy or an equivalent education according to the regulations of the ETH Zurich.
- attend all three modules (including oral exam) and pass all three written exams after the modules.
- prove a minimum of two years of working experience in the field of Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry/Radiopharmacy (by the end of the program).
- prove the attendance of a nationally recognised radioprotection course.
After the successful completion of all modules and the respective exams a "Certificate of Advanced" studies issued by the ETH Zurich can be obtained. This certificate is signed by a representative of the University of Ljubljana, the ETH Zurich and the University of Leipzig.
Each module costs CHF 2'500.- (CHF 7'500.- for entire program)
The course fee covers the lectures and practicals, course documents (paper and electronic version), laboratory materials, transport to external course locations (eg plant visits), as well as refreshments, lunch and a “welcome dinner”. For the whole CAS program an additional tuition fee of CHF 580.- is charged by ETH.
Participants receive an invoice approx. 3 months before every module. Payment must be completed before attending a course module.