Total R & D Management: Strategies and Tactics for 21st Century Healthcare Manufacturers, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Total R & D Management

Strategies and Tactics for 21st Century Healthcare Manufacturers, 1st Edition

By Roger Dabbah

CRC Press

672 pages

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Drawing on a lifetime of experience, Roger Dobbah gives readers an in-depth view of R&D survival strategies and tactics and demonstrates how to apply them to any organization. The author provides insights into the role of R&D, the crucial topic of creativity and innovation, and the differences and similarities between general management and R&D management. He covers R&D resources, organizational structures, internal and external environments, R&D interface with other functions, objectives and adaptation, and integration of strategies. It includes coverage of the new R&D dimension of pharmacoeconomics and a full discussion of the regulatory environment impacting the present and future of R&D.

Table of Contents

The Historical Perspective of Research and Development

Overview of R&D and its Role in Healthcare in Industry, Government, and Academia

Creativity and Innovation in R&D. Principles of Management and Management of R&D

Strategies for the Management of R&D People

Strategies for the Management of R&D Resources

Strategies for the Development of an Organizational Structure in R&D

Strategies for Managing R&D Environments

Strategies for Managing the Interface between R&D and the Overall Organization

Strategies for R&D Management Contributing to the Success of the Organization

Integration of Strategies for R&D. The Pharmacoeconomic Dimension in the Strategic Management of R&D

Regulatory Issues Involved in the Management of R&D

The Future of R&D and the R&D of the Future

The Ethical Imperative in Healthcare R&D

Appendix: Planning for Profits - The Missing Link: The R&D Contribution

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery
MEDICAL / Pharmacology