2015 Summer Student Position – pan-Canadian Oncology Drug Review (pCODR)

The Summer Student will report to the pan-Canadian Oncology Drug Review (pCODR) Manager, Reviews and Recommendations, and is primarily responsible for assisting in the preparation of pCODR/CADTH products or projects. In this position, you’ll extract data from research studies, prepare tables and spreadsheets, and assist with the preparation of evidence-based assessments on oncology therapies.

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Gathering background information to assist with the scoping of identified topics
  • Extracting data from research studies and other references
  • Entering data into tables, spreadsheets, databases, and other software applications
  • Providing support for data analysis and checking for accuracy.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Good understanding of medical and scientific research principles and concepts of experimental design
  • Excellent writing skills and statistical knowledge
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to take initiative and work with minimal to moderate supervision.


This position will be located at the Toronto office.


Currently enrolled in the third or fourth year of a university program within a pharmaceutical- or health-related discipline.

To apply for this opportunity, please submit your application by the end of the business day on March 20, 2015. Please apply on our website at: http://www.cadth.ca/en/careers.

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