Health Economics/Outcomes Research, Health Policy, Pharmacoeconomics/Health Economics
The University of Washington and Genentech are establishing a Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Fellowship Program. This two-year program will provide formal training and hands-on experience in the HEOR field. The fellowship will begin in summer 2018.
The first year will be spent at the University of Washington (Seattle, WA).
The fellow will take core courses in biostatistics, health economics, outcomes research, policy, epidemiology.
The fellow will be awarded a Master’s Degree from the University upon completion of course requirements and a thesis project.
The second year will be spent at Genentech (South San Francisco, CA)
The fellow will pursue hands-on training in strategically focused health economics and outcomes research to support the research and commercialization of Genentech’s products.
The fellow will work closely with colleagues in the Evidence for Access Medical Unit in Genentech’s US Medical Affairs organization.
Application deadline is May 31, 2018. Fellowship to commence on July 9, 2018.
Applicants applying for this fellowship must have a degree in pharmacy or health-related discipline and have some research experience (preference will be given to those with a high academic standing). Excellent written and verbal communication skills are also essential. Applicants will be required to submit their curriculum vitae, a letter describing their career goals, and two letters of recommendation. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, or have a valid work visa. Selection of fellows will be made by a steering committee composed of University of Washington faculty members and representatives from Genentech. Please send application documents to Michelle Hughes by May 31, 2018.
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