Health Care Safety/Epidemiology, Health Economics/Outcomes Research, Pharmacoeconomics/Health Economics
One year, full-time post-doctoral Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HE&OR) Fellowship to provide training and hands-on experience in a broad-range of health economics and outcomes research opportunities at Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation in East Hanover, NJ. Fellow will gain experience in how a pharmaceutical company uses clinical, economic, and humanistic data to support the development and commercialization of products, with potential opportunities in neuroscience, respiratory, and ophthalmology franchises.
Specifically, the fellowship will provide experience in:
Business application of HE&OR research
Research skills through the execution of HE&OR research studies, including study methodology
Research activities may include literature reviews within a specified disease or therapeutic area, development of economic models, medical chart review studies, patient surveys, database analyses, burden of illness studies, PRO development
Project management experience
Networking and collaboration with internal stakeholders, such as Market Access, Clinical Development, Medical, Marketing, and Health Policy
Compensation includes a competitive stipend, basic medical insurance, and holiday and vacation time.
Please note that this position requires appropriate authorization for US employment for the entire fellowship period.
PhD (or similar) in a HE&OR related field, including Health Services Research, Health Economics, and Epidemiology.
Good understanding of HE&OR methods including development of economic models, conducting indirect comparisons analyses, literature reviews, meta-analyses, and PRO development.
Ability to assess and summarize health policy and health outcomes literature.
Background in quantitative research (e.g., successful completion of courses in epidemiology, biostatistics, econometrics, pharmacoeconomics, cost-effectiveness models, psychometric analysis, quality-of-life, etc).
Excellent communication skills (oral and written).
Demonstrated success in working in teams and independently.
For any queries, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Novartis is a global healthcare company that provides solutions to address the evolving needs of patients worldwide. We use science-based innovation to address some of society's most challenging healthcare issues. We discover and develop breakthrough treatments and find new ways to deliver them to as many people as possible. We also aim to provide a shareholder return that rewards those who invest their money, time and ideas in our company.