2017 Summer Internship, Real World Evidence HEOR
Location:
Palm Harbor , Florida
Posted:
October 18, 2016
Reference:
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WHY XCENDA


Xcenda, a business unit of AmerisourceBergen Corporation, is an integrated, world class health care consulting organization focused on value, reimbursement, and patient access. We help to develop and launch innovative commercialization strategies for some of today's new and vital therapies and medical devices. As an intern of Xcenda, you will be learning from and working alongside intelligent, collaborative, and experienced professionals who are inspired by what they do and are highly motivated to make a difference. We are an ambitious team that values accountability, collaboration, customer focus, innovation, integrity, and passion. We believe life is meant to be pursued and enjoyed through creative thinking, ethics and bringing an entrepreneurial spirit to everything we do.

We invite you to apply for the industry's most unique internship - a hands-on journey that promises to uncover hidden insights and redefine how products are commercialized in the marketplace.

Learn what it takes to make pharmaceutical products accessible and attainable

Be inspired by the world's leading health care consulting team

Share in our commitment to excellence

Join Xcenda today!



INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION


Xcenda LLC is pleased to offer doctoral students the opportunity to apply for a 10-week summer internship that will provide a unique hands-on research and educational experience in a health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) consulting environment. It is expected that the intern will work on retrospective/prospective database analysis projects in various disease areas, interact with pharmaceutical companies throughout the United States. During the internship, professionals from Xcenda will mentor the intern through research projects that will be tailored to meet the interests of the candidate. T his is a 10 week paid internship program. Intern must be able to work out of our Palm Harbor, FL office for the summer of 2017. Relocation assistance available.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES


The intern will participate in research projects with Xcenda involving one or more of the following areas:
  • Research design
  • Large database analysis (Retrospective and/or prospective)
  • Development of research proposals
  • Development of study reports and/or conference submissions for research dissemination
  • Logistics and implementation issues associated with research studies
  • Health outcomes strategy
  • Economic modeling
Topics for research projects will include, but are not limited to, one or more of the following areas:
  • Economic and resource utilization analysis
  • Persistence and adherence assessments
  • Treatment patterns
  • Survival analysis
  • Effectiveness assessments



Qualifications:
EDUCATION:


Candidates will be selected from a national pool of graduate students working toward a Doctor of Philosophy or equivalent degree in health outcomes research or a related discipline.

EXPERIENCE :
  • Real world experience in outcomes research is preferred, but not required
  • Experience in SAS programming required (knowledge of Stata programming is a plus)
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