Are you passionate about data and developing methods that bring value? Do you want to participate in research that can benefit patients in the world?
The Uppsala Monitoring Centre is a dynamic non-profit with the ambition of improving the safety of medicines throughout the world. By managing and analyzing the WHO global database of more than 28 million reports of adverse effects from patients and health care professionals in more than 130
countries, UMC has a unique position for detecting unwanted side-effects of medicines, in which it is recognized internationally.
UMC is opening one master thesis position in the Autumn 2022. We are looking for a creative and driven student with a keen interest in Data Science.
Who you are
Real-world impact – Working for the greater good
Learning organisation – Skilled and curious staff
Flexible work hours – Allows us to be at our best
Uppsala Monitoring Centre (UMC) is a centre for international service and scientific research in the field of pharmacovigilance. We are the WHO Collaborating Centre for International Drug Monitoring, and manage the technical and operational aspects of the WHO Programme for International Drug Monitoring since 1978.
As an independent, non-profit foundation, we support the World Health Organization, regulatory authorities, and other stakeholders who share our vision of advancing medicines safety. Through research and development of new scientific methods, we explore the benefits and harms of medicines for patients, and offer products and services used by health authorities and the pharmaceutical industry worldwide.