The AbbVie-Purdue University Medical Affairs Biopharmaceutical Industry Fellowship is a one-year, knowledge-based program designed to train pharmacists for careers in the pharmaceutical industry. Two positions are available for the 2020-2021 cycle specializing in United States Medical Affairs, specifically in the Immunology therapeutic area. Fellows will spend 90% of their time on duties specific to AbbVie and 10% of their time on professional development activities with Purdue University. The fellowship will provide a balanced structure of learning and immersive work experience which may include:
Receiving training on and apply regulations related to the medical review of pharmaceutical promotion
Developing knowledge of AbbVie’s Immunology products, clinical trials, and associated disease states
Contributing to the launch preparation of a new indication
Conducting literature evaluations and critically analyzing clinical data
Partnering with cross-functional teams on pipeline and on-market assets to gain understanding of product life-cycle management
Evaluating the competitive landscape and preparing gap analyses
Developing materials for and training the Field Medical Team (MSLs – Medical Science Liaisons)
Spending up to 20% of time traveling for congresses, national meetings, and field immersion experiences with MSLs.
Qualified candidates must have a PharmD degree and be authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship.