Join us for the 6th annual BUSPH Alumni Network Express!
This event brings BUSPH alumni together with current students for “speed networking” to discuss public health career pathways, and to make connections. Alumni from the following organizations will be in attendance:
• Boston Children’s Hospital
• Boston Medical Center
• Boston Public Health Commission
• Cambridge Community Gymnastics
• Commonwealth of Massachusetts
• Cubist Pharmaceuticals
• Dana Farber Cancer Institute
• DM-STAT, Inc.
• Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare Institute
• Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates
• Health Leads
• MA Department of Public Health
• Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center (MAVERIC)
• New England Quality Care Alliance
• VA Boston Healthcare System
• Vertex Pharmaceuticals
The event will take place from 6:00-8:00pm on Friday, December 5th in the Hiebert Lounge (14th floor of BUSM).
6-6:30pm: Mingling and refreshments
6:30-7:30pm: Speed networking
7:30-8:00pm: Cocktail party
Dress is professional. To RSVP go to Career Link, under “Events” and “Information Sessions”.
Genetown Career Fair
Monday, November 17 from 1:00-4:00pm
2 Cambridge Center
Cambridge, MA 02142
Job seekers can spend a day with HR representatives and Hiring Mangers from top biotech, pharma, medical device and diagnostics companies.
On October 22nd Cristin Lis, Vice President of Government Affairs at Gilead came to BU to give a talk on the companies access to medicines strategy. The slides are posted below for those who are interested.
Scientific Symposium: “New Tools, Opportunities & Approaches: Drug Development for Malaria & Tuberculosis, South Africa’s Important Role”
The African Studies Center at BU is hosting a Seminar Series this Friday: “Transnational Origins of Local Industry: The Case of Pharmaceutical Production in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda”
The BU Sociology Seminar Series is being held this Friday, October 31st at 12:00pm. Nitsan Chorev, Professor of Sociology and International Studies at Brown University will be discussing her book project on the global pharmaceutical sector and her fieldwork in India, China, Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. This event is free, learn more here.
This Wednesday, October 29th the Department of Pharmacology Sterling Drug Seminar Series will be held at BUSM
Oct. 29 Department of Pharmacology Fall 2014 Sterling Drug Seminar Series “Drugging the Undruggable: Role of Academic Drug Discovery” – Richard Neubig, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Michigan State University
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Location: BUSM Housman Building R-115
Wednesday, Oct. 29
BUSM Housman Building, Room R-115
Refreshments served in R-115 at 1:50 p.m.
“Drugging the Undruggable: Role of Academic Drug Discovery”
Richard Neubig, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Pharmacology & Toxicology
Michigan State University
JSI Boston will host “Coffee and Conversation” event for students interested in public health
On Thursday, October 30, 2-3:30 JSI is hosting a coffee hour to provide interested students an opportunity to visit our office, meet members of our teams, learn about our domestic and international programs, and find out what JSI looks for in entry- and mid-level positions.
Space is limited! Please direct interested parties to RSVP to email@example.com by October 27.
BUSPH alum Cristin Lis, VP for Governmental Affairs at Gilead Pharmaceuticals, will be joining us for a talk about the company’s access to medicines strategy. Gilead is a ground breaking pharmaceutical company working to ensure availability of affordable HIV and Hepatitis C medicines to people in Lower Middle Income countries. Their innovative licensing policies are stirring up controversy within the industry. Please RSVP here.
CARDNO ChemRisk (Environmental Consulting) Employer Info Session
and On-Campus Interviews
Tuesday, October 28, 1:00 to 2:00 PM, L201, BU School of Medicine
CARDNO ChemRisk is seeking applicants with undergraduate and graduate degrees and training in toxicology, epidemiology, pharmacology, the environmental sciences, risk assessment, biomedical engineering, industrial hygiene, medicine, or health physics. See the full flyer HERE. RSVP on CareerLink, under Events/Info Sessions.