Residency Listing

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center
3333 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Code: 36041
NMS Code: 221913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Mary Ellen Pisano, Pharm.D., BCACP
(704) 316-6190
Fax: (336) 277-9390
Email: mepisano@novanthealth.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Michael J Melroy, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP
(336) 718-2134
Fax: (336) 277-4581
Email: mmelroy@novanthealth.org
  
Program Contact: Mary Ellen Pisano, Pharm.D., BCACP
(704) 316-6190
Fax: (336) 277-9390
Email: mepisano@novanthealth.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   Our PGY1 ambulatory care focused residency program offers a variety of learning opportunities in hospital, transitional care, and ambulatory care clinics. The resident will gain experience in multidisciplinary patient care settings, formulary management, service leadership, research, presentations, and precepting. The program also offers a teaching certificate opportunity through Shenandoah University, and allows flexibility to meet the interests of each resident while also providing a quality foundation in developing professional practice skills.
 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, professional travel reimbursement, personal office space, personal computer, lab coat with name, and free parking.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Candidates should have a PharmD Degree from an ACPE accredited pharmacy school along with eligibility for North Carolina state licensure. In addition, interested candidates should apply through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) and include a CV, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and letter of intent. An interview will be extended to candidates meeting program selection criteria.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Novant Health Corporation
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 52
Non-Professional Staff: 90
Total Beds: 921
Average Daily Census: 800
Site Special Features:   Novant Health is a not-for-profit health care system including 14 medical centers and 348 outpatient clinic locations spanning North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Virginia. Novant Health is committed to improving the health of the communities that it serves. Winston-Salem Health Care (WSHC), a department of Forsyth Medical Center, provides a wide variety of outpatient pharmacy services, including retail, mail order, specialty pharmacy, oncology, anticoagulation, and primary care. Novant Health remains at the cutting edge of medicine in order to deliver the right level of care, in the right place, at the right time. By expanding inpatient and outpatient pharmacy services as well as implementing a Population Health initiative, Novant Health has improved quality, convenience and access to care.