Residency Listing

Rhode Island Hospital (Lifespan)
Department of Pharmacy
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
https://www.lifespan.org/centers-services/lifespan-pharmacy/pharmacy-residency-programs/pgy2-oncology-pharmacy-residency
Code: 15001
NMS Code: 645260
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Oncology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Justin P Huynh, Pharm.D., BCOP
(401) 444-2592
Email: jhuynh@lifespan.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Christine M. Collins, MBA, RPh
(401) 444-4434
Fax: (401) 444-4240
Email: ccollins2@lifespan.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month PGY2
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-01
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 45675
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   This specialty residency provides comprehensive experiences in oncology pharmacy practice. Experiences include providing pharmaceutical care to inpatient and outpatient (adult and pediatric) hematology/oncology patients, investigational drug services, palliative care, and a variety of elective rotations including BMT. Teaching opportunities include didactic and small-group problem based teaching at the University of Rhode Island, School of Pharmacy. The resident will be directed in skills critical to patient care, communication and leadership within a multi-disciplinary health care team. Research project required.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Health, dental, disability, life insurance, earned time accrual (holidays/vacation/sick leave), office space with computer, travel/CE allowance, free parking.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. degree, eligibility for RI licensure, completion of pharmacy practice residency (PGY-1), personal on-site interview, letter of intent, three letters of recommendation, and one example of a project (e.g. case presentation with discussion, drug use evaluation, didactic lecture, etc.) completed during PGY-1 residency program.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching , Acute care, Tertiary Care, staff and group research, university affiliated
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 63
Non-Professional Staff: 56
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 719
Average Daily Census: 88
Site Special Features:   Rhode Island Hospital is a world-class academic and research facility: the state's largest acute care hospital, a level-1 trauma center and the principal teaching hospital for Brown University's medical school as well as the recipient of the "100 Most Wired" Award for three consecutive years. Our pharmacy is an innovative, clinically stimulating, technology-intense, and professionally rewarding environment to learn and practice in. Located in the vibrant city of Providence, it is also within minutes of beaches and miles of coastline in the Ocean State. Academic affiliation with University of Rhode Island.