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The AbbVie-Purdue University Medical Affairs Biopharmaceutical Industry Fellowship is a one-year, knowledge-based program designed to train pharmacists for careers in the pharmaceutical industry. The available positions for the 2021-2022 cycle specialize in United States Medical Affairs, specifically in the Immunology therapeutic area. Fellows will spend 90% of their time on duties specific to AbbVie and 10% of their time on professional development activities with Purdue University.
The one-year medical affairs fellowship provides an opportunity to learn the skills necessary to excel as a pharmacist in medical affairs. The fellowship will provide a balanced structure of learning and immersive work experience, which may include:
• Receiving training on and applying regulations related to the medical review of pharmaceutical promotion • Developing knowledge of AbbVie’s Immunology products, clinical trials, and associated disease states • Contributing to the launch preparation of new indications • Conducting literature evaluations and critically analyzing clinical data • Partnering with cross-functional teams on pipeline and on-market assets to gain understanding of product life-cycle management • Evaluating the competitive landscape and preparing gap analyses • Developing materials for and training the Field Medical Team (MSLs—Medical Science Liaisons) • Spending up to 20 percent of time traveling (may vary due to COVID-19) for congresses, national meetings, and field immersion experiences with MSLs