PEP Announces New Class of Interns

Paid Program Provides Experience in Marketing and Communications

Saira Bakshi, Daniel Bobear, Marisa Larkin, and Connor McSweeney join a growing tradition of talented individuals who choose to continue their learning in the field of marketing and communications through a paid internship with the Patient Experience Project (PEP).

Bakshi, who is assigned to the medical strategy team at PEP, is pursuing her PhD in biomaterials at Clarkson University in Potsdam, New York, where she also earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry. She is a member of the American Medical Writers Association and the American Chemical Society.

Bobear is a student at Boston College in Massachusetts, where he is majoring in physics and mathematics with a minor in management and leadership. He is working with the PEP account services team.

A student at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut, Larkin is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in international business with a minor in global public health. She is also assigned to the PEP account services team.

McSweeney, who is supporting PEP’s strategy team, recently completed his bachelor’s degree in communications with a minor in European studies at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York.

About the Patient Experience Project
PEP is a full-service, patient-centric communications firm serving the healthcare, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries. PEP has offices in Saratoga Springs, New York, and Chicago, Illinois. PEP’s nationally recognized approach centers around the collaboration with the foremost disease experts—patients themselves—to co-create authentic programs and content for patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals. Learn more about career opportunities at PEP.