The Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific (UOP) is proud to partner with Genentech, Inc. to establish the Fellowship in Industry Program (FIP). Founded in 2017, the program aims to provide exceptional biopharmaceutical industry training for doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) graduates. The goal of the program is to prepare fellows for a career in the pharmaceutical industry by focusing on developing technical, leadership and communication skills. The fellowship will also concentrate on cultivating the fellow's clinical skills while honing their expertise in their area of interest.
Genentech Fellowship | Clinical Science - OMNI
Duration: 2 years
The joint Genentech-UOPOMNI (Ophthalmology, Metabolism, Neurology, Infectious Disease, Immunology) Early Clinical Development fellowship provides an in-depth exposure to Early Clinical Development and an understanding of the basic principles of clinical research. The fellow will function as a Clinical Scientist and will support Medical Directors/senior-level Clinical Scientists on a diverse set of clinical development activities. Genentech Research and Early Development's (gRED) OMNI organization is responsible for developing and executing early development clinical strategies in healthy volunteers and patients to provide data for gRED non-oncology new molecular entities with respect to safety, tolerability, efficacy, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and the utility of biomarkers.
Fellows will spend 90% of their time on duties specific to the industry site and 10% of time on professional development activities with the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. All fellows will be eligible for adjunct faculty status.
A candidate must be:
A permanent resident or citizen of the United States
A PharmD from an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy before the start of the fellowship term
ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting Personnel Placement Service Participation in the Personnel Placement Service (PPS) at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting is strongly encouraged, but not required. Request an interview and submit the following through the PPS portal or by e-mail to Sachin A. Shah, PharmD at firstname.lastname@example.org by November 30, 2019, 11:59pm PST:
Letter of intent
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Application Process Candidates must submit via email (email@example.com) all the following application materials by December 13, 2019, 11:59pm PST:
Letter of intent
Updated Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Three (3) letters of recommendation emailed directly from letter writer to FIP Director
One professional writing sample
Unofficial pharmacy school transcript emailed to FIP Director
All application materials should be addressed to:
Sachin A. Shah, PharmD, FAHA
Director, Fellowship in Industry Program
Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences