Residency Listing

Salisbury/W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center
1601 Brenner Avenue
Salisbury, NC 28144
Code: 36402
NMS Code: 253413
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Camille P Robinette, Pharm.D., BCACP, CDE
(704) 638-9000 x3160
Fax: (704) 638-3396
Director of Pharmacy: Glen E Albracht, Pharm.D., M.S. FASHP
(704) 638-9000 3441
Fax: (704) 638-3491
Program Contact: Camille P Robinette, Pharm.D., BCACP, CDE
(704) 638-9000 x3160
Fax: (704) 638-3396
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 5
Application Deadline: 1/4/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 41098
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

This one year residency provides a comprehensive and flexible training experience tailored to each resident. Residents will have various opportunities in multiple areas gaining extensive exposure in the ambulatory care setting in anticoagulation and pharmacotherapy clinics with a focus on diabetes, lipid, and hypertension management. Residents will also have required specialty rotations including acute care, long-term care/geriatrics, psychiatry, home-based primary care, and inpatient pharmacy. Elective rotations (included but not limited to: administration, extension of required experiences, infectious disease, and pain management) are considered based on resident's interest. Longitudinal rotations include Practice Management (MUEs, Adverse Drug Event committee, policy revision, lecture series, P&T), Service Commitment/Staffing, Drug Information, Research/QI Project, and Education (participation in the MAHEC Teaching and Learning Curriculum, co-precepting students, providing educational experiences to healthcare providers, public, and patients in small groups or individually, delivering CE program, Grand Rounds, in-services, journal clubs and case presentations.)

Fringe Benefits:   

The resident receives health/life insurance, 13 days sick leave, 13 days annual leave, 10 paid holidays, administrative leave with pay, and travel/tuition reimbursement (as available) to attend select professional meetings. Residents are provided with office space, computer, lab coats, and free parking.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. licensure (or equivalent experience) within 90 days of start date, U.S. citizenship. Application materials must be submitted through PhORCAS: letter of intent (describing interest in this specific residency program), curriculum vitae, professional transcripts, PhORCAS recommendation form (no letters) from three references.

Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care, Long-Term Care, Mental Health
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): VA
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 108
Non-Professional Staff: 7
Number of Medical Centers: 4
Site Special Features:   

Affiliated with multiple Schools of Pharmacy including the University of North Carolina, Campbell University, Wingate University, University of South Carolina College, University of Florida, and several others. Salisbury VAMC is also affiliated with Wake Forest University School of Medicine an the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine. The facility serves as a training site offering a variety of experiences for students, residents, and fellows and also provides services to approximately 91,000 Veterans in the central Piedmont service area. Community based outpatient clinics (CBOCs) are located in Winston-Salem and Charlotte with new Health Care Centers (HCCs)  slated to open in Kernersville and Charlotte in spring of 2016. Salisbury is within driving distance to major NC cities/airports (less than 1 hour), the mountains (3 hours), and the beaches (4 hours).