2014 Inaugural Case Competition

August 9, 2014

The Tufts Biomedical Business Club is pleased to announce the inaugural Tufts New England Case Competition (TUNECC) on August 9th, 2014. TUNECC is focused on structured problem solving for the life sciences industry, including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, health IT  and vaccines/diagnostics. We welcome applications from Advanced Degree Candidates (PhD, MD, JD, Postdoc, and non-MBA Masters) from the Northeast who are interested in joining a boutique life sciences consulting firm or a generalist firm with a strong life sciences practice.

Venue: Sackler Building at 145 Harrison Ave. in downtown Boston

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First Place Prize: $2,000gold_award

Second Place Prize: $1,000

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Solve & present solutions to life science business problems
  • Network with professional consultants from top firms
  • Gain relevant consulting experience
  • Featuring a keynote address by Jonathan Kfoury, Partner & Managing Director at LEK Consulting, on the state of the biopharma industry

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Teams of 4-5 PhD, MD, JD, and non-MBA masters students and postdoctoral researchers interested in life science consulting (note: MBA degree holders are not eligible)
  • Ability to attend Boston competition on August 9, 2014
  • No prior business experience required
  • Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Applications open June 16
  • Deadline is July 9, 11:59PM
  • Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply as a team. However, individual applicants will be matched with a team in their locality.
  • Please include a team cover letter and each member’s resume

Address questions to: TUNECC2014@gmail.com