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Life Science Zurich Young Scientist Network

17-09-2019 - AstraZeneca AG

See how a company works

Throughout the year, we organise several Company Visits in renowned biopharmaceutical companies to give young life scientists an insight into different career opportunities outside of academia. On-site visit gives participants the chance to establish a direct connection with representatives from different fields of the company and get an idea of the various positions it has to offer.


Our past event: 17.09.2019 - AstraZeneca AG

Are you interested in learning about the fields of Medical, Market Access, and Regulatory Affairs? If yes, then we have got the perfect opportunity for you.

The Life Science Zurich Young Scientist Network would like to invite you to visit AstraZeneca AG in Baar on Tuesday, 17th September. AstraZeneca is a leading biopharmaceutical company in the Swiss market with a focus on therapeutic areas such as cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, cancer as well as respiratory, inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. It has around 120 highly qualified employees in the areas of medical, market access, sales, marketing, finance and business partnering.

The company has lined up an excellent program where you will get the chance to meet the employees and learn from their experiences.

Event details:

Date: Tuesday, 17th September
Departure: 12:30 Zurich HB Treffpunkt
Return: Around 19:00


14:00 – Welcome & Registration
14:15 – AZ Company Presentation
14:45 – Overview on AZ Graduate Programmes
15:15 – Personal Story: Joining AstraZeneca as a Graduate (Sandra Fesser)
16:00 – SLT member to share individual career path and present long term career opportunities in AZ
16:30 – Closing and additional Q&A
Networking apéro

Registration: opens at 12 pm, 2nd September
This event is limited to 25 participants. Registration fee: 25 CHF.




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