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URI FLP - Italy: BSPS Internship
Latina Scalo, Italy; Rome, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Summer
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Program Description:
Program Description:
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This eight week summer program in Italy will provide students in the BSPS degree an opportunity to gain professional experience at a partner Pharmaceutical company and develop valuable cross-cultural communication skills. Students will live in Rome, a 30 minute train ride north of Latina Scalo, home of BSP Pharmaceutical, www.bsppharmaceuticals.com.

BSP Pharmaceuticals  is focused on the development and manufacturing of anticancer drugs with high potency and cytotoxitc characteristics for the Pharmaceuticals Industry. BSP has been at the forefront in the fight against cancer since 2006. Innovation is the hallmark of BSP with investments in new technologies and production methods in a high containment plant. The BSP industrial building in Latina Scalo covers an area of 30,000 m2, ranking it in the world today as one of the most important Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMOs) for anticancer drugs.

 

ACADEMICS

Students will earn nine (9) URI credits for the following courses:
  • ITR 301: Field Experience I (6 credits)
  • ITR 303: Colloquium I (3 credits)
Students primary activity will be an internship placement at BSP Pharmaceuticals. Cultural requirements, including tours of Rome and Latina Scalo, will be integrated into the seminar course.
 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Students will stay in double room occupancy apartment-style residence halls.
 

PROGRAM COST

Program Fee:  TBD

Program fee includes:
  • 9 URI credits
  • Accommodation 
  • Placement at internship site
  • In-country transportation
  • Excursions and activities
  • On-site orientation and services
  • Health insurance
NOTE: All fees subject to change.
AIRFARE IS NOT INCLUDED
 

PROGRAM DIRECTORS

Erin Edmonds
eedmonds@uri.edu

Mary-Jane Kanaczet
mj@uri.edu


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