Student Programs

Contributing to the future of healthcare and to the future professionals in our industry.
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Follow new therapies on their value journey, while creating one of your own.

Gain hands-on experience that promises to unlock your career potential and redefine how products are commercialized in the marketplace. At Xcenda, get insight into health economics and outcomes research, epidemiology, market access, and reimbursement strategy with recognized leaders in each respective field. Whether through a fellowship, PharmD rotation, or one of our paid internships, you’ll explore new career avenues and acquire skills that optimally position your future in healthcare.

Student programs informational webinars

Want to find out more about how students can get relevant experience for careers in healthcare industry, managed care, and consulting? Register for 1 of our 3 online webinars occurring monthly through October 2021. These webinars will be similar in content and will be covering information about opportunities through our student programs including advance pharmacy practice experiential rotations, summer internships, and fellowships. We will also dedicate the last portion of each webinar to answering any questions that you may have.

On-demand webinar: Student programs

Recorded August 18, 2021

Live webinar: Friday, September 17, 2021

2:00–3:00 PM CT

Live webinar: Thursday, October 14, 2021

4:00–5:00 PM CT

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Launch your career with the experts

Fellowships

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In partnership with the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, we invite exceptional PharmD students and graduates to apply for one of our prestigious research and educational experiences in the field of outcomes research and market access or medical communications. Download our fellowship brochure to learn more.
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Fellowship applications now open

Fellowship

Health outcomes & market access

4 positions available

Fellowship

Medical communications

2 positions available
Akash Danavar

Where are they now?

Meet Akash Danavar, PharmD, MS, MPH, MA

"During my fellowship, I applied my clinical knowledge across a variety of global teams projects and therapeutic areas. The preceptors and mentors were truly exceptional, offering continuous support and guidance while still providing independent learning opportunities. I enhanced my leadership, communication, and critical-thinking skills to help me succeed in the ever-changing healthcare environment. Xcenda is uniquely welcoming and collaborative, which allows for both personal and professional growth.” -Assistant Director and past fellow

Spend a summer on the front lines of innovation

Internships

Our 10-12 week internship program is a rare opportunity to gain insight into the worlds of pharmaceutical manufacturers, payers, providers, and patients — each with perspectives that can help bring deeper understanding into your field of study. From health economics to global business opportunities and marketing to finance and information technology, our paid internships offer a range of engagements that can match the level of degree you are pursuing, whether undergraduate or postgraduate. Our internships are primarily located in Tampa, Florida and Fort Mill, South Carolina and conducted during the summer months.  Check opportunities during fall and late winter months.
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Work in a real-world environment and gain practical knowledge

PharmD Rotations

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Xcenda believes in contributing to the future of healthcare and to the future professionals in our industry. Our Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience and Health Outcomes Research/Consulting Student Rotation provides PharmD candidates with the basic understanding of the clinical, economic, and humanistic outcomes of healthcare interventions, focusing on pharmacoeconomics and healthcare quality assessments.
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FormularyDecisions® Research Assistants

The Research Assistant (RA) role at Xcenda is a unique opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in managed care, industry, or consulting. RAs work in conjunction with the Product Management and Engagement teams to support FormularyDecisions®, a secure platform that facilitates exchange of information between manufacturers and healthcare decision makers to help support medical policy and formulary development. Through this program, you may be involved in projects ranging from maintaining clinical content on the platform to supporting projects to promote customer and payer engagement, such as creating presentations and conducting research. This is a one-year, part-time remote role that may be renewed on an annual basis. Candidates pursuing a doctorate degree (eg, PharmD, PhD, etc) in health sciences are encouraged to apply. Check for opportunities during fall and early winter months and apply by sending your CV and letter of intent by clicking the button below.

Xcenda believes in contributing to the future of healthcare and to the future professionals in our industry. 

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