Wilkes University


P2’s: Opportunity for Summer Internship at Novartis Pharmaceuticals

Novartis Pharmaceuticals is offering a new 12-week paid internship at its East Hanover, NJ site.

Supervised activities of the intern would include:
• Review of concomitant medications taken by study patients to ensure accuracy
• When needed, issue queries in the remote data capture system to seek corrections of potential data entry errors
• Review adverse events reported by sites to identify under-reported clinical endpoints
• Review patient study data for quality and clinical sense
• Other tasks as needs arise

Program starts on May 28 and ends on 17-Aug-2018. If chosen, the P2 summer IPPE would be scheduled around these dates. Salary is competitive. Housing assistance is not offered.

The qualified candidate will be someone with life sciences background, preferably a pharmacy student who has completed at least two years of Pharmacy school and has experience working in a community pharmacy setting. Students with an interest in research and/or the pharmaceutical industry are encouraged to apply.

Interested students should contact Adel Rizkala, PharmD, MS, Sr. Clinical Development Director at adel.rizkala@novartis.com. Include a brief letter of intent and current CV.

(Dr. Rizkala is a colleague of Dr. Foote – feel free to discuss the opportunity with Dr. Foote as well).