At Biogen, our mission is clear – we are pioneers in neuroscience. Biogen discovers, develops, and delivers worldwide innovative therapies for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases. Together, our employees create, commercialize, and manufacture transformative therapies for our patient population.
We at Biogen are committed to building on our culture of inclusion and belonging that reflects the communities where we operate and the patients who we serve. We are focused on strengthening our foundation to advance our overall Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) strategy and, most importantly, ensure all our employees feel included.
As an intern or co-op at Biogen, you can expect to be placed on a real project, under the guidance of experienced professionals and subject matter experts who are invested in your career and academic growth. We also ensure that you have plenty of opportunities to build your network, learn more about our organization through weekly lunch and learns led by leaders from across the company, and join us for several fun events.
This application is for a 6-month full-time position from January to June 2022.
The tofersen Product Development and Commercialization (PDC) team is a highly motivated team aspiring to launch the first disease-modifying treatment for SOD1-ALS, a rare genetic form of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Biogen is working with urgency to make tofersen available to people with SOD1-ALS. Our goals are to drive urgency to detect, diagnose and treat SOD1-ALS, establish tofersen as the foundation of care for SOD1-ALS and optimize the customer experience.
You will help with the management of Biogen’s access program (“CMAP”) for tofersen and support its implementation in different regions across the globe. You will lead and coordinate the communication between Global and Countries. Your support will be critical to ensure the success of the CMAP implementation on a local level.
Additional responsibilities will include supporting our patient identification and genetic testing program “ALS Identified” and expanding it to more regions around the world. This project is pivotal for the success of the tofersen launch and your role will be critical to ensure flawless execution. In your role you will coordinate this expansion with the Regional and Country leaders.
You will also be in charge of managing the team’s SharePoint based internal communication platform.
To participate in the Biogen Internship Program, students must meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Legal authorization to work in the U.S.
- At least 18 years of age prior to the scheduled start date
- Be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university
Bachelor (of Science) with strong analytical and communication skills
Project management skills are a plus