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Pfizer Summer Intern opportunity-US-CT-Groton

From: Gaitonde, Puneet <Puneet.Gaitonde>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:17:31 +0000

Position: Summer Worker - Clinical Research
Location: Unites States, Connecticut, Groton
Duration: 10-14 weeks between May to August 2017

Application deadline: March 03, 2017

About Pfizer
A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact. All over the w=
orld, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for every=
one, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a =
career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an owner=
ship culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized a=
nd engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of p=
eople. Pfizer, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is contin=
uously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to br=
ing therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

Role Description & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will join the department of Clinical Pharmacology =
and Pharmacometrics (ClinPh/PMx). Clinical Pharmacology colleagues play a k=
ey role in influencing the discovery and development of drugs. Clinical Pha=
rmacology Leads are also responsible for planning and direction of clinical=
 pharmacology components of clinical programs (including clinical developme=
nt plan/life cycle plan) and studies (including protocol preparation; clini=
cal phase oversight, and reporting). It is exciting, critical work and the =
selected candidate can gain valuable experience of working in this niche an=
d in-demand field.

Pfizer is a leader in quantitative clinical pharmacology and we are expandi=
ng its influence by implementation of novel, business-focused computational=
 tools and technologies. In this regard, the summer intern will be:

* mentored by Clinical Pharmacology colleague(s) and will work in collabora=
tion with other intern(s) from Pfizer Business Technology/Information Techn=
ology department.
* required to learn and perform hands-on work in the development of the Cli=
nical Pharmacology / Pharmacometrics focused R-Shiny based tools and dashbo=
* required to present his/her work at internal meetings toward the end of t=
he internship, as deemed appropriate.
* Publish the work in the form of a poster and/or manuscript.

Preferred Qualifications:
* PhD candidate / PharmD candidate or PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharm=
acometrics, Biostatistics, Systems Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Biophysics, =
Physics, Chemistry or a related field.
* Competency with R, Shiny, and preferably other relevant data science soft=
* Strong quantitative skills and expertise (e.g. experience in PK/PD modeli=
ng and simulation, pharmacology, physiology, etc.).
* Interest and desire to learn about enterprise-wide deployment of IT tools=
 and infrastructure for Quantitative Clinical Pharmacology in a collaborati=
ve manner with other colleagues.
* Excellent written and verbal English communication and presentation skill=

To apply, go to:

For application related questions, contact: Arlene.E.Waugh

Received on Wed Feb 15 2017 - 12:17:31 EST

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