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M&S Summer Internship at Allergan

From: Luu_Ken <Ken.Luu>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2018 23:15:08 +0000

The Pharmacometrics/Modelling and Simulation discipline at Allergan is seek=
ing a summer intern for 2018. The incumbent will be working under the direc=
tion of an M&S scientist to develop an ocular PBPK model to support researc=
h and translational science. The incumbent will be using a large database o=
f ocular tissue and serum PK data across many different investigational dru=
gs along with their physicochemical properties to establish and validate a =
mechanistic model with predictive capabilities with the intent to support f=
uture study designs and reduce animal use in alignment with our corporate 3=
R objectives.

Experience in the following areas is a plus: PBPK, nonlinear-mixed effects =
modelling with working knowledge NONMEM, WinNonlin, SAS and/or R programmin=

Key responsibilities:

  * Develop and validate a predictive PBPK model
  * Mining Allergan internal, and if necessary, literature ocular PK data
  * Organize and program datasets to make them amendable for modelling
  * Perform data visualization
  * Create a centralized repository folder to store the data and model
  * Present data to group and symposium at the end of the program

The incumbent may attend project team and group meetings to gain industry/p=
roject-support experience

* B.S. or equivalent degree is required
* The ideal candidate is preferred to be enrolled in a doctoral or ma=
ster's program in one of the following disciplines: pharmacokinetics, pharm=
acometrics, pharmaceutical sciences, biostatistics, data programming or mat=
* Must be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited universit=
y and in good academic standing.
* Must have valid U.S. work authorization without the need for spons=
orship by the company.
* Must be able to work full-time for 10 weeks for the duration of th=
e internship.
* No relocation, transportation, or housing assistance will be provi=

Ability to travel up to [0]% of time.

Note: While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection =
of the job requirements, management reserves the right to modify, add or re=
move duties from a particular job and to assign other duties as necessary a=
nd at any time.

Email CV directly to: Ken.Luu

Kenneth T. Luu, PhD
Director of Pharmacometrics, Allergan plc
2525 Dupont Dr. Irvine, CA 92610 Tel. 714-246-2803

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Received on Thu May 24 2018 - 19:15:08 EDT

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