AbbVie Inc., in collaboration with the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy, offers you a distinctive pharmaceutical industry fellowship advantage – a global, diverse, research-based organization that will develop your skills, expand your potential, and optimize your career.
This year, fellowships are offered in the following areas:
Global Medical Information
Global Scientific Publications
Regulatory Affairs – Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls
In the past, Medical Affairs-Global Medical Information fellows have had the opportunity to:
Understand the operational components of Medical Information and its various departmental roles within the organization
Compose, update, and review standard response letters to ensure fair and scientifically balanced information dissemination in response to unsolicited medical inquiries
Provide scientific support to the global affiliates
Support medical review of promotional materials
Interpret and communicate key product insights to internal stakeholders identified from medical inquiries
Work in collaboration with Global Scientific Publication and Evidence Solutions fellows to expand knowledge across other sub-functions
Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with Medical Directors, Medical Science Liaisons, Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs), Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Marketing, and Principle Investigators
Please be advised: If you have interest in more than one sub-functions in the Medical Affairs functional area, you are encouraged to apply to each position of interest to be considered. Of note, there will be no penalty for applying to more than one sub-function.
AbbVie’s mission is to create an innovation-driven, patient-focused specialty biopharmaceutical company capable of achieving sustainable top-tier performance through outstanding execution and a consistent stream of innovative new medicines which have a remarkable impact on people’s lives. Today, our medicines help 57 million people living in more than 175 countries, and we are making significant advancements with a robust pipeline of potential new medicines.
Fellows in our program have the benefit to further enhance their experience through the academic component at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy, one of the nation's leading schools of pharmacy. Fellows are given the opportunity to take graduate courses in the Regulatory Science program, lecture in the School of Pharmacy, and share in the strong network of USC alumni.
Please submit a Curriculum Vitae and a Letter of Intent through the Personal Placement Service (PPS) to request for an interview. Interviews at the ASHP Midyear meeting are limited and are granted on a competitive basis.
Please follow the document conventions listed below:
Document type: PDF
Document name: Last Name_First Name_CV.pdf
Letter of intent
Document type: PDF
Document name: Last Name_First Name_Letter.pdf
The letter of intent should address your career goals in industry and why you are interested in the USC-AbbVie Medical Affairs Fellowship. Letters of intent should be addressed to:
William C. Gong, PharmD, FASHP, FCSHP Director, Fellowship Programs Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy University of Southern California School of Pharmacy 1985 Zonal Avenue Los Angeles, California 90089-9121
Thank you for your interest in the USC-AbbVie Medical Affairs Fellowship.
Justin Pearson, Pharm D Natalie Rhodes, Pharm D Linda Tsan, PharmD Global Medical Information Evidence Solutions Global Scientific Publications Medical Affairs Fellow Medical Affairs Fellow Medical Affairs Fellow Justin.firstname.lastname@example.org Natalie.email@example.com Linda.firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of Southern California is one of the world’s leading private research universities. An anchor institution in Los Angeles, a global center for arts, technology and international trade, USC enrolls more international students than any other U.S. university and offers extensive opportunities for internships and study abroad. With a strong tradition of integrating liberal and professional education, USC fosters a vibrant culture of public service and encourages students to cross academic as well as geographic boundaries in their pursuit of knowledge.