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Vifor Pharma

The Challenge / Case study

Design a mini-research concept for the treatment of iron deficiency. The focus of this challenge is the conceptual framework of the research; we are interested in your methodical approach to the subject. Amongst others, please address the sources for the scientific data you use, your source analysis, your comparison approach, etc.

Please select three products for the treatment of iron deficiency, including one Vifor Pharma product. Compare the current state of publicly available scientific data.

How to apply for the challenge and win the internship:

Submit the following documents:

  • Your research-concept (in digital format, e.g. via PowerPoint, max. 12 slides)

  • Your CV

  • Your email address

  • Please detail your availability in 2018 for a potential internship at the Vifor Pharma

    operational headquarter offices in Glattbrugg/Zurich


Requirements for the internship:

  • Bachelor, Masters student or recent graduate in natural sciences

  • Affinity for regulatory processes and scientific data analysis and processing

  • Motivated in gaining the first experience in the Regulatory Affairs area within the

    pharmaceutical industry


Only publicly available scientific data may be used. Outcomes, ideas or other IP derived from your concept may be used by Vifor Pharma without restriction

Hand in your applications here until 14.03.2018 or send them to tobias.neuhold@universumglobal.com.

We screen applications on continuous basis!

We look forward to your submission!

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Don’t forget: Encourage your talented friends to also participate in this contest!

"The Student of the Year program is not only a great opportunity for us as an employer to meet talented young people, but also for the students to gain a valuable insight to working life at a fast-growing, entrepreneurial pharmaceutical company. Don’t miss this opportunity!"

Sarah Osswald
International Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding Specialist