Medical Analytics PhD Intern, Summer 2019

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Apr 18, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
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 position is in Medical Analytics in Tarrytown, NY. The intern will benefit from exposure to applied real-world problems in the pharmaceutical industry Medical Affairs setting, and contribute talent by providing state-of-the-art analytical methodology and skills to facilitate further understanding and characterization of Regeneron products and contribute to continued innovations in Medical Affairs Medical Analytics.

The intern will be engaged in developing new analytical methods based on statistical questions from Regeneron studies and real world evidence study database by evaluating new methods proposed in the literature, novel applications of existing methodology, or sensitivity analyses and simulations to determine the robustness of proposed standard methods.

In particular, this project will explore statistical methods in the area of causal inference and propensity score and inverse propensity weighting.

To qualify for this position, candidate should have/be able to: Solid background and skills in using the above stated statistical methodologies (causal inference, propensity score matching and inverse propensity weighting); Proficient with information display via SAS graphic tools; Analyze statistical questions presented, generate creative solutions, use sound judgment and innovate; In-depth understanding of intrinsic/cohesive link between layers of information and dynamic graphic display for various types of endpoint; Collaborate effectively with mentor and colleagues within the Regeneron Medical Affairs organization.

Start building your skills at Regeneron.

• Must be a PhD student, ideally year 3 or beyond

• Must be pursuing a degree in Biostatistics/Statistics/Epidemiology

• Strong statistical methodologies and practices in causal inference; familiar with propensity score matching and inverse propensity weighting techniques

• Proficient with information display via SAS graphics

• Understand CDISC data standards, SDTM & ADAM data structure is a plus

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

Transportation and Housing:

• A free shuttle is offered from the North White Plains or Tarrytown train stations to the Tarrytown campus

• 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.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

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.