Academia, Federal Pharmacy – Public Health, Pharmaceutical Science/Industry
Specialty Practice Areas:
Medication Use Safety
The Medication Safety Fellowship is a two-year, learning-based program designed to train pharmacists for careers in government, the pharmaceutical industry, and academia. Two positons are available for the 2019-2021 cycle. One fellow will transition between Purdue University College of Pharmacy and Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Pharmacovigilance and Global Patient Safety department at Eli Lilly and Company, and the Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The second fellow will transition between Purdue University College of Pharmacy and Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Pharmacovigilance and Patient Safety at AbbVie, and the Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology at FDA. Both fellows will have various educational experiences in cross-functional departments and have the opportunity to publish articles, present at local and national meetings, and work on projects relating to medication safety in a variety of exciting professional settings.
Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 4600 Sunset Avenue Indianapolis, IN, 46208 www.butler.edu
Eli Lilly and Company 893 South Delaware Indianapolis, IN 46286 www.lilly.com
Abbvie Pharmacovigilance and Patient Safety 1 North Waukegan Road North Chicago, IL 60064 www.abbvie.com/United States Food and Drug Administration 10903 New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, MD 20993 www.fda.gov
Interested applicants must be a graduate of an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy, or otherwise eligible for licensure in the state of Indiana, prior to the start of the fellowship year.
About Purdue University
Named after founding benefactor John Purdue in 1869, Purdue University is a land-grant institution with a worldwide reputation for academic an research excellence.
Purdue's nearly 39,000 students on the West Lafayette campus come from all 50 states and 128 foreign countries. Renowned initially for its programs in agriculture and engineering, Purdue's academic repertoire now includes more than 200 majors in 12 colleges and schools.