Life Science Careers

Professional Development

As life sciences companies seek to attract and retain the best and brightest, targeted professional development is vitally important.

CLSI provides a full slate of professional development offerings for employees and other professionals who seek to build their skills in the life sciences industry, and for employers seeking to develop and retain their staff.

See below for calendar listings of courses from CLSI’s partners:

Biotech Primer
Forward-thinking, non-science professionals, whose products or services are tied to the industry recognize the importance of improving their skills and competencies by increasing their knowledge of scientific concepts. Biotech Primer builds on its extensive experience to facilitate learning in a quick, easy-to-understand manner:


  • BioBasics: Biotech for the Non-Scientist
  • Drug Development Immersion
  • Understanding Drug Pricing and Reimbursement

Leadership Edge
The Leadership Edge is a catalyst for empowering people worldwide to continually make positive changes in their personal and professional lives. Great science or technology alone doesn’t make a great company. To turn an innovative concept into a business reality, you need leadership and commercial competence.


  • From the Laboratory to Leadership
  • Leadership Edge for Women