Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Studies – Where Do We Go From Here?

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Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), incorporating Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), is a chronic relapsing-remitting inflammatory disorder of the gastrointestinal tract.1 There is currently no cure for IBD and available treatments (e.g. aminosalicylates, immunosuppressant, biologics) have variable degrees of efficacy and tolerance. As a consequence, there is a large focus upon the development of new drugs for the treatment of IBD. While this is undoubtedly a welcome fact for patients and their families, the current level of research activity brings logistical challenges when conducting clinical trials. Continue reading

Meet me in 5: Career Search Tips from a Recruiter’s Perspective

Our ongoing “Meet Me in 5” series covers 5 people, topics or questions to illustrate how Covance nurtures exceptional people, provides an energizing purpose and enables extraordinary potential in its employees’ careers.

In this article, we spoke with five recruiters at Covance and asked them to each share one tip on how to stand out as a strong candidate in today’s job market. They gave their perspectives on how to optimize a career search along with suggestions on finding the best fit for your next career. Continue reading

Meet me in 5: Interviewing Tips from a Recruiter’s Perspective

Our ongoing “Meet Me in 5” series covers 5 people, topics or questions to illustrate how Covance nurtures exceptional people, provides an energizing purpose and enables extraordinary potential in its employees’ careers.

Following up on our earlier article in this two-part career series, we spoke with five recruiters at Covance and asked them to each share one tip on how to stand out as a strong candidate in today’s job market. They gave their insider’s view on their process and suggestions on how to make a great impression once you’ve applied to a position.

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