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8th Annual Biopharmaceutical MBA Case Competition

November 22, 2019

The Biopharma MBA Case Competition takes place each November and is organized by the Blanche and Irwin Lerner Center for the Study of Pharmaceutical Management Issues. Please join us as teams from top MBA programs around the country compete to solve real world pharmaceutical industry challenges.

Admitted teams will gain an opportunity to network with industry executives from up to eight prominent companies. The competition also allows students to demonstrate subject matter competencies in front of executives. Finally, resumes along with competitor photos will be distributed to sponsoring companies (pending approval from company representatives). Don't miss out on this unique opportunity!

Prizes Important dates
  • First Place: $6,000
  • Second Place: $3,000
  • Third Place: $1,500
  • Best Presenter: $500
  • Registration Opens: Friday September 13, 2019
  • Deadline for Registration: Friday October 11, 2019 at 5PM
  • Case competition: November 22, 2019

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2019 Competition Winners

1st Place: Yale University

Winning team from Yale holding novelty check
Team Members: David Dupee, Aneta Gasiewska, Julie Chang, Jacob Langbein

2nd Place: Johns Hopkins University

Team from Johns Hopkins University holding novelty check
Team Members: Joseph Tisinger, Gilda Aussi, Vadi Esmailizadeh, Ernest Nyarko

3rd Place: Rutgers University

Rutgers University team holding a novelty check
Team Members: Dan Bolotsky, Gregory Gerald, Anuradha Garimella, Setu Shah

Best Presenter

Winner from Johns Hopkins University holds a novelty check
Vadi Esmailizadeh - Johns Hopkins University

Participants from the 2019 case competition pose for overhead shot

Case Competition 2019

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