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2023 Experiential Internship - Pharmacology Intern


Location: Owensboro, Kentucky
Type: Non-Remote
Posted on: January 12, 2023
Abbvie Posted Under: Owensboro, Kentucky jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 42304 Posted On: 2023-01-10 ABOUT ABBVIE AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health, and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at Follow -@abbvie -on -Twitter, -Facebook, -Instagram, -YouTube, -and -LinkedIn. PHARMACOLOGY INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW Envision spending your summer working with energetic colleagues and inspirational leaders, all while gaining world-class experience in one of the most dynamic organizations in the pharmaceutical industry. This is a reality for AbbVie's Experiential Interns. The Rheumatology group is dedicated to the development of innovative therapeutics, both small molecule and biologics. Rheumatology is part of the larger pharmacology and pathology group, which is focused on late discovery of drugs before entering preclinical toxicology and then clinical trials. The Rheumatology Intern will learn cell culture, cell-based assays, biochemical assays, rodent models, data analysis and presentation. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Development of in vitro synovial fibroblast assays and evaluate drug candidates Development of in vivo mechanistic rodent model and evaluate drug candidates Development of imaging, flow cytometry, and biomarker readouts in in vivo models MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Currently enrolled in university, pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, PhD or PharmD in Biology, Immunology, Pharmaceutical Sciences or other related field Must be enrolled in university during the internship period Must be willing to work with rodents (mice and rats), including handling and dosing animals PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of immunology or experience in immunology research Familiarity with data analysis, data presentation and statistical software (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite, Graphpad Prism) Experience in flow cytometry Experience with tissue culture BENEFITS AND AMENITIES Competitive pay Travel, transportation and lodging support for eligible students EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic. Apply for this job, view similar jobs, and more at ! Skills: Salary: -