Internship

Interns will investigate drug delivery systems for treating cancer, prepare nanoparticles for delivery of drugs, investigate the interactions of peptides and polymers and work on the development of chemical heat sensors (involving encapsulation).

Company/Organization

A biotech company involved in developing innovative technologies for delivering drugs and genes into the human body using unique polymers.

Qualifications

Chemistry/pharmaceutics

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will participate in all phases of research including planning, preparation, calibration, application, evaluation, data analysis, and maintenance. The intern will design and conduct experiments (with mentorship guidance) within a defined project, collect and interpret data and make novel observations.

Company/Organization

A clinical stage innovative biopharmaceutical company, Vidac Pharma is dedicated to discovering and developing first-in-class medicines to help people suffering from a range of oncologic and dermatologic diseases. The company's lead drug is currently in a Phase 2 clinical study in subjects suffering from Actinic Keratosis, an early form of skin cancer.

Qualifications

At least 3rd year undergraduate studies in chemistry or higher.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will learn best practices in marketing and communications from experienced staff while performing any of these tasks:
* Writing, editing, and sending out press releases
* Marketing support
* Social media engagement
* Updating and creating web content for online communities
* Assisting with email marketing campaigns
* Database updates

Company/Organization

NBT specializes in supplying of scientific research tools and equipment for neurobiology, psychology, physiology and pharmacology research.

Qualifications

Writing & editing capabilities, internet and social network savvy, orderly and organized.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will perform some or all of the following:
* operate and manage analytical instruments and laboratory equipment
* synthesize and characterize materials using a variety of techniques
* collect, screen, and analyze laboratory data
* submit well-written reports on experimental progress
* take responsibility for tracking and stocking laboratory consumables (e.g. chemicals, solvents, and gas cylinders)

Company/Organization

Novolaka is a startup that develops technology for delivering antibiotics using polymeric components applied directly to the affected area. The goal of this approach is to reduce the time patients need to spend in the hospital by giving them the ability to administer medicines at home.

Qualifications

Basic science knowledge and laboratory experience.

Field(s)

Internship

Interns will research and write a report on the economics of health - summarizing the public health and private costs and benefits of the company's medicines.

Company/Organization

A pharmaceutical company that sponsors and advances research into how to develop old drugs and apply them in new therapeutic areas while maximizing benefit to business and customers and maintaining the highest regulatory standards.

Qualifications

Economics
Research
Public health

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