Residency Listing

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
1405 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
Code: 34060
NMS Code: 124013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Rochelle Schmidt Liverman, Pharm.D.
(404) 785-1414
Fax: (404) 785-9017
Email: rochelle.liverman@choa.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Timothy R Stacy, R.Ph.,MBA
(404) 785-5389
Fax: (404) 785-1677
Email: timothy.stacy@choa.org
  
Program Contact: Rochelle Schmidt Liverman, Pharm.D.
(404) 785-1414
Fax: (404) 785-9017
Email: rochelle.liverman@choa.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 42000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   

Pharmacy practice residency in a pediatric health care system. Residents will spend portions of time at the Egleston campus, which emphasizes teaching, and the Scottish Rite campus, which emphasizes community pediatric medicine. Rotations include cardiology, critical care, cystic fibrosis, general pediatrics, hematology/oncology, neonatology, neurology, nutrition support, and OR/anesthesia. Elective rotations are flexible to give the resident the opportunity to concentrate on areas of interest. Drug information, administration, pharmacokinetics, and continuous performance improvement are incorporated throughout the residency. The resident is responsible for one major project and for various smaller projects throughout the year.

 
Fringe Benefits:   

Health and life insurance, dental plan, 10 personal days, travel assistance for ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Southeastern Residency Conference.

 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. or equivalent experience and eligibility for Georgia licensure.

 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary, Community
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 37
Non-Professional Staff: 36
Number of Medical Centers: 19
Total Beds: 403
Average Daily Census: 303
Site Special Features:   

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is one of the country's largest children's health systems. The Egleston Campus is a primary teaching site for the Emory University School of Medicine, while the Scottish Rite Campus emphasizes community pediatric medicine. Pharmacy services are provided by both a centralized pharmacy and decentralized satellites. Clinical services provided by pharmacists include drug information, pharmacokinetics, nutritional support, discharge counseling, investigational drug study support, and participation on rounds with a variety of medical teams.