KGI’s fellowship program is the gateway for PharmD graduates to experience and explore the biopharmaceutical industry’s diverse working environment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Health Economics and Outcomes Research/Real World Evidence (HEOR/RWE) Fellowship is a US focused post-doctoral program that will provide a holistic experience at Novartis Gene Therapies. The fellow will be responsible for scientifically supporting the real-world disease registry, driving execution of HEOR/RWE tactics/studies through dissemination at key scientific congresses, updating the budget impact model, and reviewing economic inputs into the AMCP dossier. The fellow will also have the opportunity to work cross-functionally with leaders across the Medical Affairs and other functional areas based on their interests.
The fellow will join the Global and US Medical Affairs teams with an emphasis on scientific communication. Throughout the fellowship the fellow will develop the necessary skills to facilitate scientific communication ensuring the final messages are in alignment with the company’s strategic imperatives. Core competencies include engagement in congress and publication planning, medical review, and development of internal/external resources. The fellow will gain valuable experience on the Medical Affairs team and support products throughout all lifecycle stages.
The Medical Information fellowship provides an opportunity to learn the skills and experiences necessary to excel as a leader on a Medical Information team. The core responsibility of the Medical Information fellow is generation and communication of fair and balanced clinical and scientific data with key external stakeholders, including healthcare providers (HCP’s), patients, and payers The fellow will become well-versed in Medical Information responsibilities including but not limited to standard and custom response letter development, pharmacovigilance reporting, promotional content review, and insight generation.
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.