One of the many benefits of participating in a fellowship program is the program's alumni network. After completing her fellowship in June 2018, Amanda Nguyen accepted a position at her fellowship company and volunteered to serve as one of the MFN's alumni representatives. Learn about a clinical scientist's role, and read about Amanda's reflection on her time as a fellow and how Novartis prepared her to take on the challenges of her current position.
A number of our fellowship companies offer the opportunity to participate in rotations during your time as a fellow. Rotations typically last 3-4 months and allow a fellow to explore different areas of their functional area. Many fellows get to attend conferences or congresses, as well as take leadership of certain projects for hands on experience in their field.
After another exciting Midyear, we are back with our first year features. This week, we want to introduce Adam Quicquaro who is a 1st Year Fellow at Alexion. Adam, who is originally from Connecticut, is no stranger to the Boston area—he is an alum of MCPHS University. In fact, he had the opportunity to do … Continue reading First Year Feature: Global Medical Affairs at Alexion
Although most of our fellowship companies are based in Cambridge, MA, we have two programs based out of state: one in Connecticut and one in New Jersey. The fellows at these companies have unique experiences that allow them to network at their fellowship site as well as in Boston/Cambridge.
With just over two weeks until Midyear begins, the Fellowship Team asked the members of our MFN Marketing & Recruitment Committee to put together some useful information for candidates to help prepare for Midyear. Additionally, our Director, Dr. Amee Mistry, and one of her MCPHS University Honor Students, Jordan Haines, surveyed current fellows and industry professional on what makes an ideal candidate.