Chapman-Amgen Oncology Medical Affairs Fellowship (2022-2024)
Chapman University School of Pharmacy - Amgen, Inc.
Location: Irvine/Thousand Oaks, California
Required Education: PharmD
Specialized Area: Medication Systems; Operations
Specialty Practice Areas:
Investigational Drugs/Clinical Research
Paid time-off: Two weeks per fiscal year within the term of an appointment in addition to university holidays.
This fellowship program is designed to provide comprehensive training and experience in a broad range of Medical Affairs activities, focusing on hematology-oncology disease areas.
The Outcome Goals of this 2-year fellowship will prepare the fellow to:
Actively participate in specific areas of medical affairs, clinical practice, and academia through intensive, hands-on training and mentorship at these settings
Gain experience in various areas of Medical Affairs, including Medical Communications, Medical Information, Medical Strategy, and other areas of industry
Promote the role and value of a clinically-trained pharmacist in Medical Affairs within the pharmaceutical industry
Become a highly competent candidate to be recruited by the pharmaceutical industry with expertise in hematology-oncology disease areas and medical affairs
The first six months will comprise clinical training and inter-professional experiences, which will be delivered through clinical rotations in oncology practice sites to understand real-time cancer patient care and prepare the fellow for medical affairs rotations/activities. The fellow will also participate in the Chapman University School of Pharmacy (CUSP) Teaching Certificate Program.Additionally, training of this nature will help develop the fellow in areas such as leadership, presentation organization/delivery, communication, biostatistics, pharmacoeconomics, pharmacogenomics, and more. The fellow will spend the remaining year and a half at Amgen in Thousand Oaks, California, actively participating in the areas mentioned above within the Outcome Goals.
Sun (Coco) Yang, BsPharm, M. Sci., Ph.D., BCPPS, APH firstname.lastname@example.org Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice Chapman University School of Pharmacy
Laila Khoury-Chamoun, PharmD email@example.com Director and Therapeutic Area Lead, Global/US Oncology Medical Communications Amgen Inc.
Academic: The applicant must have a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from an accredited school or college of pharmacy and obtain a California Pharmacist license by October 1 after the beginning of the fellowship.
Professional Experience: Industry/FDA internships or rotations, PGY1, or equivalent are preferred but not required.
For the application of 2022-2024 fellow, submission of the application material via PPS will be due by November 9, 2021, 11:59 pm PST.
Application material submission deadline.
Letter of Intent (submit via PPS)
Curriculum Vitae (CV) (submit via PPS)
Unofficial Transcripts (official transcripts are also acceptable) (submit via PPS)
About Chapman University School of Pharmacy - Amgen, Inc.
Located on the Harry and Diane Rinker Health Science Campus in Irvine, California, the Chapman University School of Pharmacy (CUSP) engages student pharmacists in science-based, personalized, interdisciplinary education and training.
As Orange County’s first school of pharmacy, CUSP’s three-year, accelerated curricular program is designed and developed to provide our pharmacy graduate with the knowledge and practice-ready skills that are essential to provide patient-centered care, manage medication use systems, promote health and wellness, and be advocates of population-based care. Our goal is to create a model patient safety curriculum, including co-curriculum and interprofessional education.
Our vision for CUSP is to enhance global health delivery and the biopharmaceutical and biomedical sciences. We are molding pharmacy practitioners and scientists who possess a deep scientific foundation, a passion for human health improvement and the caring concern needed to make a difference in people's lives.
CUSP provides students with a personalized, interdisciplinary approach to education and research that combines a comprehensive education in the foundations of pharmaceutical scienc...es, ethics, and regulatory issues related to research trials from bench work to translational science with experience in leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship.
For more information, visit www.chapman.edu/pharmacy and follow us on www.twitter.com/ChapmanPharmacy.
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.
Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people’s lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world’s leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.
For more information, visit www.amgen.com and follow us on www.twitter.com/amgen.