Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Type of Program:
N/A - Fellowship
Length of Program:
Number of Positions:
Baylor Scott and White Health Plan / Thomas Jefferson University/University of Maryland
December 5, 2018
June / July 2019
An advanced degree in pharmacy (Pharm D.), health services research, public health, economics, epidemiology, pharmacy administration, or a related discipline. A background in pharmacy or medicine and experience in outcomes research, health economics, or another related field of research is preferred. Excellent communication skills (oral and written). Demonstrated success in working in teams and independently.
The fellowship provides fellows with tuition benefits towards a graduate degree as well as travel assistance to attend scientific conferences.
Two year, full-time Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HE&OR) Fellowships to provide training and hands-on experience in a broad-range of health economics and outcomes research opportunities. These two-year fellowships will allow the fellow to gain proficiency in the field of health economics, outcomes research, and comparative effectiveness research (CER) as conducted in academic, managed care, hospital, health policy, and/or pharmaceutical industry settings.
The fellow will spend the first year of fellowship at an academic institution and second year at Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation in East Hanover, New Jersey. The objective of the first year is to educate the fellow on general principles and methods applied in health economics and outcomes research. Concurrently, the fellow will participate in ongoing outcomes research projects at the first year fellowship site. Fellows will participate in health economics and outcomes research projects and gain experience in how a pharmaceutical manufacturer uses clinical, economic, and humanistic data to support the development and commercialization of its products, with potential opportunities in neuroscience, respiratory, immunology, dermatology, cardiovascular, and transplant franchises.
Postdoctoral HE & OR Fellow
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