AbbVie Inc., in collaboration with the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy, offers you a distinctive pharmaceutical industry fellowship advantage – a global, diverse, research-based organization that will develop your skills, expand your potential, and optimize your career.
This year, fellowships are offered in the following areas:
Regulatory Affairs – Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls
In the past, Clinical Pharmacology fellows have had the opportunity to:
Collaboratively design and oversee execution of nonclinical pharmacokinetic/toxicokinetic studies and/or clinical pharmacology studies
Analyze, interpret, and present data derived from nonclinical and clinical studies
Serve (alongside a senior mentor) as a representative on nonclinical and clinical project teams to guide clinical pharmacology and translational efforts
Contribute towards drafting regulatory documents
Execute, interpret, and present results from PK/PD and/or pop-PK analyses at internal meetings
If applicable, present work at professional meetings and/or author a scientific publication
AbbVie’s mission is to create an innovation-driven, patient-focused specialty biopharmaceutical company capable of achieving sustainable top-tier performance through outstanding execution and a consistent stream of innovative new medicines which have a remarkable impact on people’s lives. Today, our medicines help 52 million people living in more than 175 countries, and we are making significant advancements with a robust pipeline of potential new medicines.
Fellows in our program have the benefit to further enhance their experience through the academic component at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy, one of the nation's leading schools of pharmacy. Fellows are given the opportunity to take graduate courses in the Regulatory Science program, lecture in the School of Pharmacy, and share in the strong network of USC alumni.
Interviews at the ASHP Midyear meeting are limited and are granted on a competitive basis. Please apply for an interview by submitting an application through the PPS portal.
Applicants must have a Pharm.D., Ph.D., or M.D. at the time of matriculation into the fellowship program, and a minimum doctoral program GPA of 3.0. Applicants will receive a confirmation email after completion of the application and a follow up email will be sent out with further instructions for the interview process.
Thank you for your interest in the USC-AbbVie Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship.
The University of Southern California is one of the world’s leading private research universities. An anchor institution in Los Angeles, a global center for arts, technology and international trade, USC enrolls more international students than any other U.S. university and offers extensive opportunities for internships and study abroad. With a strong tradition of integrating liberal and professional education, USC fosters a vibrant culture of public service and encourages students to cross academic as well as geographic boundaries in their pursuit of knowledge.