Vanadro and Drake University have entered a collaboration to create the Post-Doctoral Drug Development Fellowship.
The fellowship, unique to the Midwest, will provide pharmacy graduates the opportunity to gain a solid foundation and competitive edge within the industry through intensive training in various aspects of new drug development.
The drug development fellow will work with many different industry partners to provide groundbreaking patient care to patients globally. The fellowship will provide interactions with drug companies, the Food and Drug Administration, research laboratories, and didactic training in numerous aspects of research. Additionally, the fellow will be able to gain teaching experience In Drake’s Doctor of Pharmacy program.
Some activities of the fellowship will include:
Participation in various client meetings to provide insight and guidance into development of an appropriate clinical pharmacology plan.
Development of study documents including protocols and protocol concepts, IND submission documents, and various synopses
Engagement in literature reviews, data analysis, and reporting of data to client’s and various other stakeholder’s
Management of pharmacokinetic responsibilities of contract research organizations (CROs)
Evaluation of study design to ensure appropriateness and compliance within the recommendations of ICH/FDA guidelines
Participation in hands on laboratory research training under the supervision of a Drake Professor
Presentation of drug development topics to Drake University faculty and students in a lecture format
Two letters of recommendation, and a list of references
As part of the interview, applicants will be asked to present a 40-minute seminar on drug development with a focus on Phase I or Phase II confirmatory studies.
Questions may be addressed to the current drug development fellow, Dr. Ivy Xue (Ivy.Xue@drake.edu).
Candidates should have strong written and verbal communication skills and a commitment to a career related to drug development. Candidates must be a recent graduate of an accredited PharmD program, or graduate from an accredited PharmD program by June 2021. Licensure or eligibility for licensure as a pharmacist in Iowa is not required, but encouraged.
Internal Number: 997898
About Vanadro Drug Development Consulting - Drake University
Vanadro Drug Development Consulting: https://www.vanadro.com/about-us/
Founded in 2018, Vanadro Drug Development Consulting is a group of Clinical Pharmacologist’s specializing in the development of drugs in the realm of immuno-oncology. The Vanadro portfolio spans all types of therapies from small molecules to large molecules, as well as, cellular therapies. Vanadro has a unique opportunity as a consulting firm to be involved in every aspect of drug development from R&D to pre-clinical work and beyond. Vanadro is dedicated to the success of our clients. As such, Vanadro employees work diligently to provide insight on study design, regulatory guidance, and pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic properties of new chemical entities (NCEs). Vanadro provides its clients with full pharmacology packages from literature reviews, to pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic analyses, population pharmacokinetic modeling, and more.
Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences: https://www.drake.edu/cphs/
The Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences provides an intellectually stimulating learning environment with collaborative learning among students, faculty, and sta...ff. Graduates are liberally educated professionals who are dedicated to serving their clients, patients, profession, and community. The College emphasizes excellence and leadership in education, service, and scholarship. Our emphasis on patient care, team-based learning, creative thinking, and communication skills helps students become leaders, and the hands-on experiences they can gain in the many different fields of pharmacy—both in the United States and around the world—prepare them for a successful career in the industry.