GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals U.S. Medical Affairs Fellowship Program (Primary Care/Respiratory)


GSK is proud to partner with Howard University College of Pharmacy to offer 2-year US Medical Affairs (USMA) Fellowship Programs with a focus in Primary Care/Respiratory. Fellows have a unique opportunity to gain practical experience in a clinical setting and apply those learnings in a medical affairs pharmaceutical industry setting. Our goal is to provide the opportunity for fellows to gain the skills, knowledge and experience needed to pursue a career in the pharmaceutical industry. Fellow make impactful contributions to the business as they learn and develop professionally during their fellowship journey. 


We are a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. We have three global businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. Our goal is to be one of the world's most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. Our values and expectations are the heart of everything we do and help define our culture so that together we can deliver extraordinary things for our patients and consumers and make GSK a brilliant place to work. Our values are Patient Focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity. Our expectations are Courage, Accountability, Development, Teamwork. 


  • 2022-2024 Available Positions - July 1, 2022 - June 30, 2024
  • 1 US Medical Affairs Primary Care/Respiratory Fellow 

During the 2-year Fellowship, Fellows will spend approximately 6 months at Howard University Hospital (or partnering clinic) at 18 months in Field Medical (i.e., Medical Science Liaison). In addition, there is an opportunity to gain 1-2 rotational experiences based on the Fellow's interest and business need such as Global Marketing, Health Outcomes, Medical Information, Global Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance. 


  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Intent
  • Official Transcript 
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation 


Graduated with PharmD or Ph.D.