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Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics

The Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Fellowship is a two-year post-doctoral program located in Rochester, NY. The program allows KGI fellows to gain in-depth experience and knowledge within the clinical diagnostic industry. Individuals will focus on developing medical devices for Ortho’s VITROS family of analyzers. The KGI fellow will learn various aspects of medical device development including immuno-materials selection and characterization, product development, performance verification/validation, as well as regulatory submission and approval. Successful fellows will bring breakthrough mindsets, diverse perspectives, and disruptive thinking to Ortho’s organization. Fellows will be able to creatively apply standard scientific and mathematical principles, theories, concepts, and techniques in their duties. Graduates are expected to develop knowledge of Ortho Clinical Diagnostics reagent technologies and assay architecture interactions with the VITROS systems and software. Cross-functional partnerships will be nurtured within R&D, Quality, Regulatory, Marketing, as well as other areas.

U.S. Medical and Scientific Affairs Fellowship with Abbott Diabetes Care

The Abbott US Scientific Affairs Fellowship is a 2-year post-doctoral program which allows a PharmD graduate to gain in-depth experience in diabetes technology and operations within Medical Affairs.  The fellow will be responsible for scientific support of medical information including the creation of Medical Information Standardized letters.  Through cross-functional collaboration with field based medical colleagues and Scientific Affairs leadership, the fellow will gain experience in scientific communication; global publication process; development of patient and professional educational resources; medical reviews; fostering diabetes advocacy among health care professionals; scientific congress planning; and health economics and outcomes research.  In addition, the fellow will participate in product development teams, contributing clinical and user experience insights. The fellow will be integrated into the medical science liaison team as a critical member of the team where the fellow will have the opportunity to lead key educational initiatives.

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Clinical Development-Oncology Clinical Science Fellow with Ascendis Pharma (not recruiting for summer 2022)

KGI and Ascendis Pharma are proud to announce a 24-month fellowship with Ascendis designed to provide pharmacists with broad exposure to oncology clinical development.   At Ascendis, we are passionate about patients and science.   Our growing development pipeline of innovative new therapies is driven by the flexibility of our TransCon technologies.  We have multiple prodrug therapies in development, across two therapeutic areas—endocrinology and oncology.  The Oncology Fellowship provides an opportunity to learn broad skills that are necessary to excel as a clinical development scientist in oncology.  The position will be based in Palo Alto or Redwood City and the Fellow is expected to collaborate with various members of the Ascendis Oncology Clinical Development team on diverse projects.

Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and Pharmacovigilance (PV) Regulatory Compliance PharmD Fellowship with Ascendis Pharma

This two-year PharmD Fellowship with Ascendis/KGI will provide comprehensive practical hands-on biopharmaceutical training and foster an environment of learning with a biopharmaceutical company. The fellow will be paired with leaders in the GCP and PV Regulatory Compliance functional area. The collaborative environment will offer the fellow an enduring network and exposure to grow exceptional skills.

U.S. Medical Affairs Fellowship with AbbVie

The Pharmacyclics US Medical Affairs Fellowship is a 2-year post-doctoral program located in the California Bay Area which allows a PharmD graduate to gain in-depth industry experience and knowledge within Medical Affairs. The fellowship is focused in the hematology-oncology therapeutic area. The fellow will learn various aspects of scientific communication, medical review, medical information, medical operations, global publications, advocacy, and health economics and outcomes research. The fellow will collaborate with cross-functional groups through AbbVie/Pharmacyclics which will expose fellow to strategy and the opportunity to work in multiple settings.

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