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JSI Employer Information Session Monday

October 22nd, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mike Farabaugh- Senior Technical Advisor and BUSPH alum- will be on campus Monday to talk to students about JSI, one of the most prestigious Global Health Consulting organizations in the World. Take a look at the flyer to learn more and RSVP: JSI 2014 Info Session Flyer.

Internship opportunity available at Public Citizen’s Global Access to Medicines Program, don’t miss out!

August 6th, 2014 in Uncategorized

Public Citizen’s Global Access to Medicines Program has one internship position available for this fall 2014/spring 2015.

They are seeking a highly skilled, motivated, self-directed and experienced legal intern for fall 2014/ spring 2015. The internship provides an excellent opportunity to gain or enhance an understanding of the practice of patent law around the world in the context of a nongovernmental organization.
Learn more about the position here and if interested, email your cover letter and resume here.

Practicum Opportunity for Fall and Beyond!

July 23rd, 2014 in Uncategorized

International Public Health Organization-Research /Development /Admin Openings

The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) is a growing independent organization dedicated to curbing the global problem of antibiotic resistance and to improving antibiotic use through research and education. All positions with the Alliance provide staff with an opportunity to learn more about this global health issue and to help find workable solutions.

Public Health Internship (Long-Term)–Global Public Health Project Coordinator
Email apua@tufts.edu to inquire about position

Post-graduate certificate in clinical research and trial management

February 11th, 2013 in Uncategorized

Salem State University – Clinical Research Associate

Outstanding opportunity for recent life sciences graduates at PAREXEL!

We are looking for qualified candidates interested in becoming Clinical Research Associates, Clinical Data Analysts and Clinical Supply Specialists with PAREXEL  International’s Clinical Research Services group.  

Through an exciting partnership with Salem State University, candidates selected will join PAREXEL on January 31st for a 2 day orientation and then attend classes at Salem State University for a 7 week training program. New hires will earn a post-graduate certificate in clinical research and trial management and then being their full time role with PAREXEL as a Clinical Research Associate, Clinical Supply Specialist of Clinical Data Analyst in our Billerica, MA office.

The program is an investment in the learning journey of our junior talent to prepare them for a rewarding and challenging career experience with PAREXEL. The training they receive should prepare and position them as well-rounded and skilled employees in the area of clinical research and trial management

The curriculum is marked by rich modules in the following areas: Drug Development Processes, Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Monitoring/Site Management, Clinical Data Management, Clinical Logistics, Client Relationships

Candidates should have a strong desire to begin a career in Clinical Research, have a four year degree in Life Sciences.  Selection for these roles is highly competitive, interested candidates should submit their information to PAREXEL at www.parexel.com/opportunities

As a graduate of the Salem State program at PAREXEL, you will be prepared to take on the challenging role of Clinical Research Associate.

As a CRA at PAREXEL, you will have the opportunity to directly contribute to the worldwide success of the biopharmaceutical and medical device industries in preventing and curing disease. Specifically, you will be the on-site representative of PAREXEL and your project team, serving as a resource to your team member and the investigative sites with which you work.

We are organizationally and technologically equipped to support your focus on the clinical aspects of your work whether you are on the road or in our office in Billerica, MA.

Experience – External:
We are seeking candidates who have the ability to learn quickly, communicate effectively and see the big picture. If you are organized, have strong attention to detail, are able to build lasting relationships with internal and external clients, and demonstrate excellent communication skills – we want you to be a new member of the PAREXEL team.

To qualify, you should have the ability to travel up to 80% and have one or more of the following qualifications:

A Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Life Sciences

Ability to successfully work in a (‘virtual’) team environment

Client focused approach to work

Solid interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

Sense of urgency in completing assigned tasks

Meticulous attention to detail

Effective time management in order to meet daily metrics or team objectives

Shows commitment to and performs consistently high quality work
Our management is committed to our internal environment of excellence, offering development opportunities and sponsoring initiatives for those employees who bring professional level skill and dedication to their careers. At PAREXEL, you will maximize your ability to reach your personal development and professional career goals.

Discover a career at PAREXEL, where exciting challenges and opportunities await you.

Official Seminar Series Dates for Spring 2013!

January 15th, 2013 in Uncategorized

Spring 2013 Seminar Series dates/times/locations:

Tuesday, January 22nd 5-6PM in R108

Tuesday, January 29th 5-6PM in R108

Tuesday, February 5th 5-6PM in R108

Tuesday, February 12th 5-6PM in R108

Tuesday, March 5th 5-6PM in R108

Tuesday, March 19th 5-6PM in R108

Tuesday, April 2nd 5-6PM in R108

Tuesday, April 30th 5-6PM in R108

The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) has a Co-Op Opportunity!

November 20th, 2012 in Uncategorized

Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA)

The APUA internship/co-op program is intended to offer qualified applicants unique learning experiences concerning nonprofit administration; public health programming and communications at the national and international levels. Interns are assigned projects and receive broad exposure to all aspects of the organization, and many facets of pharmaceutical policy, research, and consumer and provider education.

Internship Duties:

Support research and educational projects

Support in development and grant writing related to antibiotic use, development, and antibiotic resistance

Meeting coordination and other administrative activities

Communications management and materials development for the APUA website, blog and social media outlets

Drafting of press releases, editorials, media advisories, and educational materials

Public relations and outreach campaigns

Liaison with stakeholders, consultants, and media

Provide information and outreach to APUA international chapters

Requirements:

 B.A. or B.S. working toward MPH or other graduate degree

6-month commitment: 24 hours/week

Start date is negotiable.

For more information on APUA, see www.apua.org.

To apply, send cover letter and CV/resume to apua@tufts.edu. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. No phone calls, please.

Global Public Health Co-Op Opportunity

The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) is a global public health organization dedicated to improving antimicrobial access and controlling antimicrobial resistance. Founded in 1981 and located on the Tufts Medical School Campus in Boston, APUA conducts its public health research and education programs in conjunction with affiliated chapters in over 66 countries. APUA Programs are conducted in collaboration with leading national and international health organizations.

Fall 2012 Seminar Series Dates

August 13th, 2012 in Uncategorized

Please keep in your calendars the Fall 2012 Seminar Series dates:

Tuesday, September 4th 5-6pm in Ro108

Tuesday, September 25th 5-6pm in R108

Tuesday, October 9th 5-6pm in R108

Tuesday, October 30th 5-6pm in R108

Tuesday, November 6th 5-6pm in R108

Tuesday, November 13th 5-6pm in R108

Tuesday, N ovember 20th 5-6pm in R108

Tuesday, December 11th 5-6pm in R108

*Remember, the Seminar Series are a requirement of the Pharmaceuticals Program. If you are going to miss a Seminar due to illness, class, family emergency or for a trip out of town, please let Emily Morin emorin@bu.edu know in advance.