The International Center for Professional Development (ICPD) primarily benefits ethnically diverse and underrepresented groups. Our programs serve students, industry executives and entrepreneurs by utilizing facilitated mentoring, direct instruction and web-based learning.
ICPD is a USA based 501c3 non-profit organization.



The one year career mentoring program pairs ethnically diverse students (Baccalaureate, Master or Ph.D.) and early career researchers with industry mentors who work at companies in the medical technology, biotechnology and consumer healthcare industries. Apply by April 5, 2024

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Janssen Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies Amgen Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Pfizer AstraZeneca Johnson & Johnson Merck

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Millipore Sigma The MedTech Conference Incyte GSK

Major Sponsors
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Program Sponsors
B. Braun Medtronic Dennis & Linda Fenton Propel Careers C4 Therapeutics

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