Wilkes University

Sanofi/Wilkes Pharmaceutical Industry Fellowship

The Sanofi / Wilkes University two-year Pharmaceutical Industry Fellowship Program is a comprehensive experience for Doctor of Pharmacy graduates to gain exposure in multiple functional areas for vaccines.

Fellowships Offered

Global Pharmacovigilance Fellowship

The Fellow will have the opportunity to rotate across the various Sanofi Global Business Units within Pharmacovigilance, including Specialty Care and General Medicines, in addition to Vaccines.

Global Pharmacovigilance Fellowship

US Medical Affairs Fellowship

The Fellow will have the opportunity to rotate across Sanofi Vaccines in multiple Medical Affairs areas such as Field-Based Medical Team (Medical Science Liaison), Medical Strategy, Health Economics and Outcomes, and Omnichannel.

US Medical Affairs Fellowship


Judith DeLuca, PharmD, BCPS
Professor & Chair, Pharmacy Practice

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Company Overview

Sanofi is a leading global healthcare company that is built upon the desire of chasing the miracles of science to improve people's lives. Our teams work diligently to transform the impossible into possible for patients by utilizing cutting-edge science and manufacturing that is fueled by data and digital technologies. This comes with the end-goal of providing potentially life-changing treatments and the protection conferred by life-saving vaccines to millions of people across the world.

About Sanofi

Present in ~100 countries

~100,000 employees

~70 manufacturing sites

~20 R&D sites

5.7 billion invested in R&D

598 clinical studies underway

Therapeutic Areas

  • Vaccines
  • Immunology & Inflammation
  • Oncology
  • Neurology
  • Rare Diseases
  • Rare Blood Disorders

Vaccines Global Business Unit Overview

The Vaccines Global Business Unit of Sanofi partners with public health, medical and scientific communities to improve access to life-protecting vaccines and increase vaccination coverage, while striving to develop new and improved vaccines to enhance health and well-being.

  • A world leader in influenza and pediatric vaccines. Largest supplier of polio injectable vaccines worldwide
  • About 16,000 employees globally, 60% of them dedicated to manufacturing and quality operations
  • Over half a billion people vaccinated annually with Sanofi vaccines worldwide

Our vaccines contribute to preventing disease and reducing the severity of infections in people of all ages. We beat pathogens at their own game by studying their moves, zeroing in on their vulnerabilities and designing an effective defense to neutralize the threat.

Fellowship Faculty

The Fellowship Leadership Team and current Fellows are located on each of the following pages:

Global Pharmacovigilance Fellowship

US Medical Affairs Fellowship

Judith L. DeLuca, PharmD, BCPS

Professor & Chair, Pharmacy Practice
Stark Learning Center


The Swiftwater, PA site offers a beautiful campus in the scenic Pocono Mountains and a unique opportunity to encounter the full life cycle of a vaccine from early stages of research and development to manufacturing and post-marketing surveillance. With headquarters in Lyon, France, the Fellow will interact with colleagues at a global level.