The Philadelphia College of Pharmacy (PCP) at University of the Sciences (USciences) offers a one-year Global Medical Affairs Industry Fellowship in conjunction with Genmab US, Inc. located in Princeton, NJ.
Genmab US, Inc. is an international biotechnology company specializing in the creation and development of differentiated antibody therapeutics for the treatment of cancer. This one-year fellowship provides in-depth training and hands-on experience in both medical information and medical communication, as well as experiences in congress planning. The fellow is required to allocate 20% of their time to USciences and 80% to Genmab responsibilities. We are recruiting one fellow for 2020.
FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM OBJECTIVES
Develop and cultivate core skills and competencies in analytical reasoning, critical and strategic thinking, problem solving, communication, influencing, and teamwork.
Advance professional responsibility and enhance leadership presence.
Enhance interpersonal communications with healthcare providers, strategic business partners, and consumers.
Strengthen ability to critically evaluate, interpret, synthesize, and communicate scientific information.
Instill knowledge of laws, compliance regulations, and guidance documents pertaining to functional role.
Develop critical thinking and enhance clinical knowledge from industry-based projects and cross-functional teams.
Strengthen leadership and professionalism through participation in academic and industry initiatives.
Apply and communicate clinical knowledge to projects and project teams.
Understand the role and responsibilities of a Medical Information professional in the pharmaceutical industry
Provide timely and balanced responses to Genmab external customers
Create and maintain a database of Medical Information responses, including consistently evaluating opportunities to innovate the content format
Provide high quality review of Promotional and Scientific Exchange Materials to ensure accuracy and appropriateness of content
Attend scientific congresses to provide support for Medical booths
Gather insights received by Medical Information to identify communication needs or data gaps to drive Medical Strategy
Gain therapeutic proficiency of products within the Oncology Portfolio
Develop a global strategic publication plan collaborating closely with key stakeholders, including Medical Strategy, Statistics, Medical Research Team, and Senior Leaders
Develop familiarity with publication principles and participate in the development of a publication deliverable (congress presentation, manuscript
Assess and identify gaps with Field Medical Resources, collaborating with Medical Affairs Strategy Leads, Field Medical and vendors to create and revise Field Medical resources, including slide decks, frequently asked questions (FAQs), and training materials
Understand the congress planning process from identifying key sessions to developing summaries following the conclusion of the meeting while collaborating with a large cross-matrix team
Organize pre-congress training and dissemination of information
Contribute to the development of Scientific content for the Medical Affairs congress booth
Appointment to Clinical Instructor in Pharmacy Practice
Completion of a one-year teaching certificate program with responsibilities for didactic teaching and a continuing education (CE) presentation
Participate in professional development seminars and workshops designed to enhance professional growth and leadership
BENEFITS AND COMPENSATION
USciences provides a competitive bi-weekly stipend and a comprehensive benefits package, including the option to enroll, tuition-free, in one of the University's online degree and certificate programs: MBA Pharma/Healthcare or Biomedical Writing.
PPS Interview Request
Interested candidates should submit a request for an interview through the PPS portal with a CV and a letter of intent. Candidates selected for a PPS interview will be notified by email with the interview date & time.
Online Application Portal
Candidates with a continued interest in the program must submit an online application through the USciences Application Portalbetween December 1-20, 2019. Please submit the following items electronically through the application portal or via mail/email to the address listed below:
Letter of Intent
Three (3) letters of recommendation
Writing sample (drug information response is preferred)
Unofficial transcript(s) for all college coursework
James M. Hollands, PharmD, BCPS Fellowship Director PCP/USciences Mailbox 34 600 S. 43rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495 Pharmafellows@usciences.edu
Have or anticipate receiving a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy by the start of fellowship.
Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills
Communicate a strong interest in pursuing a career in the pharmaceutical industry.
Internal Number: GNMB-001
About Philadelphia College of Pharmacy / University of the Sciences
Philadelphia College of Pharmacy is the first pharmacy school in the nation and part of the University of the Sciences. The Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration is dedicated to educating students in pharmacy, conducting research, and performing service to advance the University, the profession, and society.