Oncology and Translational Sciences Intern, Summer 2019

Basking Ridge, NJ, United States
Feb 14, 2019
Science/R&D, Oncology
Required Education
Position Type
Part time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

This student will work in Oncology and Translational Sciences in Basking Ridge, NJ. The student will first learn the drug development process, become familiar with study essential documents, learn the basics of data cleaning, and learn RECIST (APPENDIX 1. RESPONSE EVALUATION CRITERIA IN SOLID TUMORS: RECIST GUIDELINE) and review tumor assessment.

The student will then apply the knowledge and technique to (2) studies:
1)Anti-PD 1 antibody in a phase 3 study

• Check if treatment related AEs were managed accordingly with protocol guideline for both IC chemo and cemiplimab

• Study cancer histology distribution in different geographic regions

• Learn to review all prior therapies in conjunction with cancer diagnosis

• Clean tumor assessment data

2)Anti-PD 1 antibody fist-in-human

• Learn to assess by hand BOR (best overall response) and DOR (duration of response)

• Learn to assess OS (overall survival) by hand

• (Both are for some expansion cohorts with different indications and different treatment combinations)

Start building your skills at Regeneron.

• Must be a graduate or PharmD student

• Must be pursuing a degree in a STEM field

• Must have strong analytical and logical thinking ability

• Must have experience with Microsoft Excel or equivalent

• Must have strong self-teach ability

General Intern Program Information:

• Must be enrolled in, or accepted to, an academic program pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, PhD or PharmD

• Summer Program is full-time (~40 hrs/wk) for at least 10 weeks and is paid

• Prefer demonstrated leadership in areas such as campus activities, clubs, sports or the community

• Minimum GPA of 3.0

• You will work with a specific manager on a project(s)

• Enjoy weekly 1 hour Intern Program events: learn about other areas of the company from VPs and other employees, soft skills workshops, networking, volunteering, and more!

• Present to your team on your summer project

• Get to know other incoming Interns on our closed LinkedIn page when you accept an offer

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.