Residency Listing

Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Old Short Hills Road
Livingston, NJ 07039
Code: 21100
NMS Code: 175513
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Alison A. Brophy, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(973) 355-5456
Fax: (973) 322-5185
Email: Alison.brophy@rwjbh.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Doug DeStefano, Pharm.D.
(973) 322-5013
Fax: (973) 322-5185
Email: doug.destefano@rwjbh.org
  
Program Contact: Alison A. Brophy, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(973) 355-5456
Fax: (973) 322-5185
Email: Alison.brophy@rwjbh.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-04
Starting Date: 2019-06-27
Estimated Stipend: 48449
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The Pharmacy Practice Residency is a 1 year, PGY1 residency program that offers core and elective rotations in Ambulatory Care, Behavioral Health, Burn, Cardiology, Critical Care, Drug Information, Emergency Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Practice Management and Leadership, Renal Transplant, and others. The Pharmacy Resident routinely participates in various hospital committees, clinical initiatives, educational programs, and other leadership and direct patient care projects. They are expected to complete 2 research projects and present their results at national and local pharmacy meetings. There are opportunities for precepting and teaching pharmacy students on clinical rotations as well as the ability to obtain a professional academic teaching certificate from the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers University. Writing and presentation skills are developed through various assignments and preparation of a publishable manuscript is expected. Educational opportunities including certification in BLS, ACLS, and immunization techniques, as well as involvement in the local Society of Health-System of Pharmacy are activities that the Department covers. Upon completion, the resident will be prepared for leadership roles in independent general clinical practice, academia, or further specialized training.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Two weeks' vacation, holidays, health insurance, free parking, support for travel to ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Eastern States Regional Residents Conference.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Candidates must hold a valid New Jersey license by October 1st . Resume, college transcripts, and three letters of recommendation should be sent to the site by application date.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 40
Non-Professional Staff: 35
Total Beds: 601
Average Daily Census: 547
Site Special Features:   Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ is part of Barnabas Health, New Jersey's largest integrated health care delivery system with acute care hospitals, a Behavioral Health Center, ambulatory care facilities, geriatric centers, a statewide behavioral health network and comprehensive home care and hospice programs. The Medical Center was recently ranked by US News and World Report as one of the Top 50 Hospitals for Neurology and Neurosurgery in the nation and contains a nationally recognized Burn Center, Renal and Pancreas Transplant Division, Heart and cardiac surgery program, comprehensive Pediatric and Neonatal Services, Sleep Center, Stroke Center, and Cancer Center.