Residency Listing

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System (VCUHS)
P.O. Box 980042
401 North 12th Street
Richmond, VA 23298-0042
Code: 38100
NMS Code: 147313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: May T Aziz, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP
(804) 628-5413
Director of Pharmacy: Rodney L Stiltner, Pharm.D., M.S.
(804) 828-6255
Fax: (804) 828-5589
Program Contact: May T Aziz, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP
(804) 628-5413
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 6
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 43282
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Experiences in acute care and ambulatory care. Required rotations include Adult Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Primary Care Clinic (longitudinal), Administration, and Drug Information/Drug Policy. Recommended rotation includes Pediatrics or Psychiatry. Elective rotations may be chosen from numerous other offerings, or from the required/recommended rotations. Teaching opportunities provided in experiential classes (clerkships and practicums) and offered in didactic classes.
Fringe Benefits:   Two weeks' paid vacation, paid holidays, health insurance, academic appointment
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. degree from accredited college of pharmacy, licensure in Virginia by first clinical residency rotation, career commitment to innovative pharmacy practice.
Training Site Type: Hospital, including Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: State Authority
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 100
Non-Professional Staff: 120
Number of Medical Centers: 6
Total Beds: 1125
Average Daily Census: 675
Site Special Features:   VCU Health System is comprised of MCV Hospitals & Clinics, MCV Physicians, and Virginia Premier Medicaid HMO. The combination of the VCU Health System with the five, on-campus health science schools (Allied Health, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy) creates VCU Medical Center. As a university teaching and research center, and the largest acute care hospital in Virginia with 1,125 beds, VCU Health System provides diverse and comprehensive services. VCU Medical Center offers state-of-the-art care in more than 200 specialty areas. The clinics and outpatient services create a major ambulatory care facility with more than 580,000 outpatient visits annually. It features electronic medical record, computerized physician order entry, and barcode medication administration. The Department of Pharmacy Services provides a full complement of dispensing and clinical services including ambulatory care, critical care, drug information, hematology/oncology, infectious diseases/stewardship, internal medicine, psychiatric, pediatric, surgery, and transplantation services. The Department of Pharmacy supports six ASHP-accredited residency programs. Website: