MedPharm Sponsors Graduate Student Immersion Program at North Carolina State University

MedPharm Ltd

May 22, 2019

MedPharm Ltd has announced it will be a Premier Sponsor with North Carolina State (NC State) University’s Graduate School program: Accelerate to Industry (A2i). NC State is a pre-eminent research enterprise across multiple disciplines including biochemical and biomedical research. The A2i Immersion program is designed to help graduate students and postdoctoral scholars from the university learn about the variety of opportunities in industries and the broad range of skill requirements. MedPharm, the leading global contract provider of topical and transdermal product design and formulation development, will be supporting NC State, contributing to lectures by its employees and co-sponsoring graduate studentships.

“The market for MedPharm services is growing rapidly in the US and across the world,” commented Dr Jon Lenn, MedPharm’s Chief Technology Officer.

“As an expanding organisation in an industry driven by innovation, we are continuously seeking a variety of talent across our newly expanded site in Durham, US and our clinical manufacturing facilities in the UK to support our customers’ needs. We welcome this opportunity to support graduates at a neighbouring university with an outstanding reputation in the biomedical sciences,” he continued.

A2i partners with high impact industry sponsors, such as MedPharm, to create dynamic and synergistic collaborations that benefit sponsors and participants.  “Our students want to work at the world’s leading companies and we greatly appreciate the support MedPharm will be providing to our graduates”, added Dr. Laura Demarse, Assistant Dean for Professional Development & External Relations. “The company is rapidly growing and offers important insights and exciting opportunities for our graduates”.

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About MedPharm

MedPharm Ltd. is a leading, global provider of contract topical and transdermal product design and formulation development services. MedPharm are experts at reducing risk and accelerating development times for generic and proprietary pharmaceutical customers through the use of proprietary, industry-leading performance testing models. Well-established as a global leader in dermatology, nail, mucosal membrane, and transdermal product development, MedPharm also offers innovative solutions for ophthalmic and airway preparations. These solutions are recognised for their scientific rigor by regulators and investors. MedPharm has fully established R&D centres in the US and UK and GMP clinical manufacturing at its global headquarters facility in Guildford, UK. For more information visit our website

About A2i at NC State Graduate School

NC State’s Accelerate to Industry (A2i) is a bold, new approach to workforce readiness. Through A2i, graduate students and postdocs can explore the ample career opportunities with industry companies and develop the business, leadership and communication skills that companies seek. The summer immersion week is the signature program of A2i, bringing together 60 participants and industry representatives for a week-long intensive workshop on industry careers.

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