Residency Listing

Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
Department of Pharmacy
601 Children's Lane
Norfolk, VA 23507
Code: 38003
NMS Code: 178013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Michael F. Chicella, Pharm.D.
(757) 668-8034
Fax: (757) 668-7482
Email: michael.chicella@chkd.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: James E. Dice
(757) 668-7684
Fax: (757) 668-7482
Email: james.dice@chkd.org
  
Program Contact: Michael F. Chicella, Pharm.D.
(757) 668-8034
Fax: (757) 668-7482
Email: michael.chicella@chkd.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/10/2019
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   This PGY1 residency is designed to provide a wide variety of clinical and professional experiences in pediatrics. Clinical areas for rotations include internal medicine, pediatric intensive care, neonatal intensive care, hematology/oncology, practice management, and ambulatory care. Opportunities for electives include infectious diseases, gastroenterology, nephrology, cardiology, and others. The resident will also participate in department and hospital-wide committees and clinical education programs, as well as complete a residency project for presentation at a regional conference.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Health and dental insurance, accrued paid leave, and travel allowances for the ASHP Midyear meeting and a regional residency conference.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Letter of intent, CV, three recommendation letters and college transcripts are required. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Virginia.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 22
Non-Professional Staff: 18
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 197
Average Daily Census: 141
Site Special Features:   CHKD is a full service general pediatric hospital. It is situated on the Eastern Virginia Medical School campus in the Ghent district of Norfolk. As the only freestanding pediatric hospital in Virginia, CHKD attends to the needs of children on many levels in addition to supporting pediatric education and research. Patients come from a broad region including southeastern Virginia, and northwestern North Carolina. We provide the full range of inpatient and outpatient care for children.