2020 Summer Intern - PK Sciences, Oncology

2020 Summer Intern - PK Sciences, Oncology
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Job Description

750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks. And where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

We are Novartis. Join us and help reimagine medicine.

The PK Sciences team at Novartis has an exciting internship opportunity.

The intern will support drug development via clinical pharmacology aspect.

Description: The project will cover various projects including preclinical and clinical pharmacology studies including but not limited to the following aspects:

1. Investigate in vitro and in vivo correlation for renal transporter inhibition (based on in house and literature data)
2. Understand the preclinical and clinical brain penetration evidence for brain metastases indication
3. Perform or participate the PK modeling and simulation, strategic planning on including adolescence in the tumor agnostic study for capmatinib
4. Support PTM to understand the clinical pharmacology components in drug development
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Minimum requirements

• PhD or MS student in pharmaceutical sciences or Pharm D with emphasis on pharmacokinetics, ADME, biopharmaceutics, or related sciences.
• Hands on experience with modeling tools a plus.

Preferred Competencies/Experiences
• Demonstrated ability to analyze and critical thinking.
Translational Medicine
East Hanover, NJ
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Research & Development
Full Time