Residency Listing

Duquesne University School of Pharmacy/St. Barnabas
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Code: 23044
NMS Code: 205113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Christine Karabin O'Neil, Pharm.D., BCPS, CGP, FCCP
(412) 396-6417
Fax: (412) 396-5130
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12-month residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-15
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 40000
Interview Required: Yes
Multisite: N/A
Residency Special Features:   This residency features a team-based approach to long-term care, blended with opportunities in more traditional consultant pharmacy. The resident will develop expertise in various disease states common to the long term care and assisted living setting including but not limited to geriatric pharmacotherapy, post-acute care rehabilitation, dementia, pain management and facilitating the transition of care from the acute care setting to discharge. The resident/fellow shall refine overall clinical skills, actively participate in selection of drug therapy, evaluate and monitor this therapy, provide resident & family education, participate in interdisciplinary care rounds, provide professional communications, and exhibit decision making and problem solving skills.
Fringe Benefits:   Fringe benefits include full health benefits and life insurance
One annual meeting conference fee
Travel expense stipend
Paid recognized university holidays.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD or equivalent experience
Minimum GPA 3.0 required for application to the program
Academic transcripts, CV, and 3 letters of recommendations
Eligibility for licensure in Pennsylvania (including 500 hours of intern experience - see PA state board requirements).
Training Site Type: Long Term Care Facility, Hospital, Academia
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Staff/Group
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 2
Non-Professional Staff: 10
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 170
Average Daily Census: 110
Site Special Features:   Affiliated with Duquesne University Center for Pharmacy Care. St. Barnabas Health System is a continuum of care senior community in Gibsonia, PA and is currently an academic partner of Duquesne University. The system provides independent living options, living assistance, skilled and intermediate long-term care, rehabilitation services, home care, hospice care and outpatient medical care. The clinical pharmacy services provided are diverse and will provide the resident a broad base of clinical experience.