Xcenda | Internships & Fellowships

Xcenda is a global healthcare consulting organization focused on helping manufacturers prove the inherent value of lifesaving products and assisting patients with gaining access to these innovative therapies.

Xcenda offers a number of unique opportunities for students pursuing a career in managed care, industry, consulting, or academia. Depending on their interests, students completing a fellowship, rotation, or internship at Xcenda will gain exposure and contribute to a variety of work types in collaboration with our Global Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Medical Communications, Strategic Market Intelligence, and Market Access teams.

We value our continued collaboration with your university and would appreciate your help in sharing the updates below with any PharmD candidates who may be interested in our student programs.

Informational Webinars

We encourage anyone interested in our student programs to participate in one of our upcoming webinar sessions on the following dates/times:

  • Monday, September 14, from 5–6 PM ET
  • Thursday, October 1, from 3–4 PM ET
  • Friday, October 16, from 12–1 PM ET

RSVP for a webinar or listen to a recording of our first webinar. (These items will be posted by September 16).


Fellowship Programs

Xcenda offers two unique fellowship programs operating out of our new office space in Carrollton, TX:

  • 2-year, degree-granting Health Outcomes and Market Access fellowship (3 positions)
  • 2-year, degree-granting Medical Communications fellowship (1 position)

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a letter of intent and an updated copy of their CV through Xcenda’s online application form. The application deadline is 11:59 PM ET on Sunday October 25, 2020.

Click below to view our fellowship applications:


APPE Student Rotations

Every year, we offer students the opportunity to complete an APPE rotation onsite at Xcenda. Starting in 2021, the Xcenda APPE rotation will be based out of the new home office for Xcenda, in the AmerisourceBergen campus located in Carrollton, TX. Rotations will be offered from August 2021 to May 2022, except for the last 2 weeks of December, and range from 4 to 6 weeks based on the university’s APPE block schedule. We can accommodate up to 3 students at any given time and can tailor the experience to their interests based on their ranking of available project types.

The online application for 2021–2022 APPEs is already available online and can be completed by any interested candidates prior to the November 6, 2020 deadline. Clear instructions on the first page of the application will ask students to provide the following:

  • Updated and blinded CV
  • Statement of interest (maximum of 200 words)
  • Start and end dates for 3 preferred rotation blocks

Click here to access our online APPE application: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__xcenda.decipherinc.com_survey_selfserve_2044_200700&d=DwMDaQ&c=sJ6xIWYx-zLMB3EPkvcnVg&r=uTF4EfDCr_WQTEF53l4K6iTZvD9DjrUWM4DMp4dPWOw&m=OG_Wl2yT7F93hO_f0jLjPTdd0bY9uc-WqSMRmnW9mGE&s=eq3ujm4J6P4Df00hQbOn7DTnpZ1h-OxdzbCEw5-t1eE&e=

Summer Internship Program

Xcenda offers 3 to 6 paid 10- to 12-week summer internship opportunities starting in June and ending in August. The online application will become available on the following webpage in December 2020: https://www.xcenda.com/careers-student-programs.


Questions about any of our student programs can be directed to StudentPrograms@xcenda.com.