Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation is pleased to offer three 2-year Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HE&OR) Fellowship positions. These two-year fellowships will allow the fellow to gain proficiency in the field of health economics, outcomes research, and comparative effectiveness research (CER) as conducted in academic, managed care, hospital, health policy, and/or pharmaceutical industry settings.
The fellow will spend the first year of the fellowship at an academic institution and the second year at Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation in East Hanover, New Jersey.
First Year Fellowship Sites:
Baylor Scott and White Health/The University of Texas at Austin
University of Maryland
Thomas Jefferson University
The objective of the first year is to educate the fellow on general principles and methods applied in HE&OR. Concurrently, the fellow will participate in ongoing outcomes research projects at the first year fellowship site. During the second year, fellows will participate in HE&OR projects and gain experience in how a pharmaceutical manufacturer uses clinical, economic, and humanistic data to support the development and commercialization of its products, with potential opportunities in neuroscience, respiratory, immunology, dermatology, cardiovascular, and ophthalmologyfranchises.
The Fellowship positions differ by first-year site, requirements and type of experience offered. Please email email@example.com to request a PDF of our brochure describing each position.
Request a PPS Interview via PPS Portal and include the following (by November 25, 2019)
Rank site preferences (top 2 sites)
Final application materials due (by December 12, 2019):
Unofficial academic transcript (official transcript required once accepted and must be forwarded directly from the Registrar’s Office)
An advanced degree in pharmacy (Pharm D.), health services research, public health, economics, epidemiology, pharmacy administration, or a related discipline. A background in pharmacy or medicine and experience in outcomes research, health economics, or another related field of research is preferred. Excellent communication skills (oral and written). Demonstrated success in working in teams and independently.
About Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Located in East Hanover, NJ Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation is an affiliate of Novartis which provides innovative healthcare solutions that address the evolving needs of patients and societies. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Novartis offers a diversified portfolio to best meet these needs: innovative medicines, cost-saving generic and biosimilar pharmaceuticals and eye care. Novartis has leading positions globally in each of these areas. In 2016, the Group achieved net sales of USD 48.5 billion, while R&D throughout the Group amounted to approximately USD 9.0 billion. Novartis Group companies employ approximately 118,000 full-time-equivalent associates. Novartis products are available in approximately 155 countries around the world. For more information, please visit http://www.novartis.com