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IQVIA Drug Safety Associate Interview Questions

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Drug Safety Associate Interview

Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Difficult Interview

Application

I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)).

Interview

Basics, aptitude, math , English, written communication, verbal communication, the level of confidence you show in front of the interview panel, technical knowledge, how smartly you handle the question you don't know and if you accept the fact that you dont know instead of lying

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  1. Helpful (11)  

    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3+ weeks. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in December 2014.

    Interview

    3 Steps (Written, HR, Technical).
    Written Round (GK, MATHS, Pharmacy)
    HR (Shift discussion , and self explanation)
    Technical (Job specific, Study back ground)
    The process is easy and you confidence will take you through easily.
    They want you and they will take you if you show some computer skills and basic medical skills.

    Interview Questions

    • Why this job as you have a higher qualification for this job   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No . they will give you an offer with out any negotiation


  2. Helpful (25)  

    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bengaluru (India)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in January 2016.

    Interview

    Starting with aptitude test which is of 3 rounds mainly maths, logic and language skills are tested.
    Followed by writing skill test in which they will ask to write a paragraph on some random topic, followed by HR round and then at last technical round where is comparatively tough. Basics of pharmacovigilance will be asked in this round

    Interview Questions

    • why do you want to join pharmacovigilance?
      difference between adverse drug event and report   Answer Question
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    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bengaluru (India)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in February 2016.

    Interview

    It was a walkin interview for drug safety associate in bangalore.Around 250 candidates were present for the inteview.We were given an employment details form to fill, and told us to write a comprehension on a topic & career goals.Once the forms were submitted we were taken for group discussion round.out of 14 ,10 people cleared GD,and moved further to technical round.We were divie into 2 groups,5 each.I couldnt clear technical round ,since i was from a non pharma backgound.

    Interview Questions

    • what is pharmacovigilance,pharmacology.sae reporting   1 Answer

  4. Helpful (2)  

    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bengaluru (India)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in March 2016.

    Interview

    Process is of two days coz of some technical problems for online test
    I've attended the for the walkin
    Process includes Group discussion, online and HR
    online test consists of anatomy n physiology, basic english and clinical research

    Interview Questions

    • they've asked about the profile and some general questions.   1 Answer

  5. Helpful (3)  

    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bengaluru (India)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in April 2015.

    Interview

    It started with filling form which includes all your details along with small comprehension on any topic, eg: Pros and Cons of Social Networking sites.
    Next was GD, quite easy though
    Followed by technical round.

    Interview Questions

    • Background, what is PV, hypertension, blood pressure, diabetes, Pain, hyper and hypo glycemia, Myalgia, what are antibiotics, life threatening disease, Life threatening adverse reactions, GCP ICH, why Quintiles.   Answer Question

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    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in October 2016.

    Interview

    There will be 5 rounds. Comprehensive writing, group discussion, online test, technical round and HR round. Once this is passed one will get mail from the company to enter to their portal and login to give all essential data. Later joining dates will be sent.

    Interview Questions

    • Briefly explain about drug approval process.   1 Answer

  7. Helpful (4)  

    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in May 2018.

    Interview

    Aptitude test for Basic English compulsory & Molecular Biology,Pharmacological out of 5 other options you need to clear at least one , Essay writing about pros and cons of Social Media followed by technical round

    Interview Questions

    • About pharmacovigilance ,ADR, AE,SUSAR,MedDRA, Unexpected Adverse Reaction,Mechanism of Action of Drug which you are confident   Answer Question
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    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at IQVIA (Mumbai (India)) in November 2016.

    Interview

    Written test on biology questions
    Clinical research theory

    A written essay test to prove ability to write narratives

    One on one interview session on drug and impact on society

    Interview Questions


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    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at IQVIA (Bengaluru (India)) in February 2015.

    Interview

    Tell me something about yourself in brief
    Describe who you are. or Tell me about your background.
    What are your strengths and weaknesses?
    You have not done your PG yet. This is not a drawback, but don’t you think you should get a PG degree asap?

    Interview Questions

    • You have changed jobs/jumped ship too many times already, why so?
      What are your strong points? or What are your strengths?
      What is your greatest fear?
      If I call up your current or previous reporting manager now, what will be their opinion about you? What will they say that you need to work on?
      Do you have any serious medical issues?
      Did you ever have a conflict with your current/previous boss or professor?   Answer Question

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