Graduate Intern
Real World Evidence
Posted on 9/7/2023
Gilead Sciences

10,001+ employees

Critical disease biopharmaceutical development
Company Overview
Gilead’s mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative therapeutics for people with life-threatening diseases. The company is committed to creating a healthier world for everyone through their research, development of forward medicines, and clinical trials.
San Mateo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data & Analytics
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8
  • Authorized to work in the United States without Sponsorship now or in the future or CPT/OPT through your University
  • Must be currently enrolled as a full-time student in a Masters or PhD program at an accredited US based university or college pursuing a degree in Epidemiology, Public Health, or a related field
  • Must have a good working knowledge of SAS, STATA, SQL, or R
  • Work with his/her supervisor to decide on a epidemiology research project, based on the experience and interest of the intern (within the scope of Real World Evidence (RWE) post authorization studies (PAS), pharmacoepidemiology, or established products regarding safety and effectiveness)
  • With guidance and direction from the supervisor, learn to develop a study protocol and/ or statistical analysis plan to describe the research design and method
  • Conduct analysis using in-house real-world database (e.g., insurance claims, electronic medical records, or from an existing post-marketing Phase IV study)
  • Learning how to address the challenges with the project or data through presentation of scientific evidence
  • At the conclusion of the internship, the intern will give a presentation summarizing the research project completed during the program
  • Integrity (Doing What's Right)
  • Inclusion (Encouraging Diversity)
  • Teamwork (Working Together)
  • Excellence (Being Your Best)
  • Accountability (Taking Personal Responsibility)
Desired Qualifications
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
  • Ability to identify issues and seek solutions
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Demonstrated commitment to inclusion and diversity in the workplace
  • Efficient, organized, and able to handle short timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with secondary data analysis, including electronic medical record and/or medical claims databases
  • Demonstrated experience with observational research
  • Excellent detail oriented analytical, problem-solving skills