Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire
you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future
at Takeda. Join us as a Summer Intern for 2018 in our Cambridge, MA, office.
Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to
our inspiring, bold mission.
Takeda's summer internship program blends real world experience
with an extensive overview of the pharmaceutical industry. Knowledgeable
mentors will provide guidance as you gain professional hands-on experience. The
summer internship program is 12 weeks in length and offers a unique perspective
into a world-class pharmaceutical company. Compensation is competitive, and financed
temporary housing is available to those who qualify. Our internship program
also provides you the opportunity to network with people at Takeda through
various planned events and activities.
The Medical Information & Review team delivers high quality,
balanced and timely medical and scientific information regarding specific
products, upon the request of internal and external business partners, health
care professionals (HCPs) and consumers. Another critical responsibility
of this position is to provide medical and scientific review of promotional and
non-promotional materials and sales training communications to support the
- Retrieve, analyze and interpret
the professional and scientific literature to assist in providing medical
information to consumers and health care professionals.
- Use a systematic and efficient
procedure to retrieve appropriate medical information to assist in
answering a request.
- Utilize several types of
medical information resources that can be used to satisfy a medical
- Evaluate components of research
literature, including study design, methodology, results, conclusions, and
clinical significance, for appropriateness, accuracy, and completeness.
- Formulate medical information
responses based on requestors questions and Takeda's medical information
- Provide medical and scientific
review of a medical information response, and non-promotional material to
support the Medical/Regulatory/Legal process.
- Understand the various roles,
processes and industry standards involved in providing medical information
and review in the pharmaceutical industry setting.
- Develop knowledge of other
roles and functions within Medical and Scientific Affairs and other
- In addition, the intern, in
consultation with the internship supervisor, will develop and present one
structured presentation relevant to Medical Information & Review.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
- Must be enrolled in a U.S.
accredited university for the semester before and immediately following
- Candidate must be pursuing a
PharmD, PhD, or MD program
- Candidate must have completed
their P2 year if pursuing PharmD
- Experience in each of the
following MS Office applications:
- MS Outlook Limited
- MS Word
- MS Excel
- MS PowerPoint
- Experience performing searches
of medical and scientific literature using PubMed and/or Ovid
- Knowledge of commonly used
study designs used in carrying out clinical and public health research
- Ability to write clearly,
concisely, and objectively in order to convey medical and scientific
- The ideal candidate exhibits strong analytical, problem solving, oral and written communication skills he or she should also possesses the ability
to work well in teams, effectively manage multiple projects, and present ideas
clearly and concisely.
Empowering Our People to Shine
Learn more at takedajobs.com.
Takeda is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visit http://www.takeda.us/careers/EEO_Policy_Statement.aspx
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