Takeda Pharmaceuticals

About Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Takeda is a patient-focused, values-based, R&D-driven global biopharmaceutical company committed to bringing Better Health and a Brighter Future to people worldwide. Our passion and pursuit of potentially life-changing treatments for patients are deeply rooted in over 230 years of distinguished history in Japan.

Takeda core focus areas are gastroenterology, neuroscience, rare diseases, plasma-derived therapies, vaccines, and oncology, in which we seek to bring further innovation in these areas through a robust development pipeline.

Our mission is simple and compelling: we are committed to strive toward better health for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine. Our commitment to improving health and supporting our employees, partners and the larger community gives us the purpose to build on the tremendous success we enjoy as an emerging global leader in the pharmaceutical industry.


Summer Intern

June 2020 - August 2020 Cambridge, MA
“I enjoyed the flexibility and learning more about the logistics of drug manufacturing. My managers and fellow interns in my group were very welcoming and enjoyable to work with. ”

Student intern

May 2020 - August 2020 San Diego, CA
“I liked the fact that my mentor took me under her wings and made sure I had the best experience possible in a pandemic. She pushed me out of my comfort zone and helped me develop as a scientist. Also, she helped me to build my network by connecting me with other professionals in Takeda.”
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