Residency Listing

WVU Medicine
Medical Center Drive
PO Box 8045
Morgantown, WV 26506-8045
http://pharmacyresidency.wvu.edu/
Code: 39013
NMS Code: 762061
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Candidate
 
Residency Program Director: Courtney Sweet, Pharm.D., BCPPS
(304) 598-4000 73031
Fax: (304) 598-4073
Email: sweetc@wvumedicine.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Carol Woodward, Pharm.D., FASHP
(304) 598-4148
Fax: (304) 598-4073
Email: woodwardc@wvumedicine.org
  
Program Contact: Courtney Sweet, Pharm.D., BCPPS
(304) 598-4000 73031
Fax: (304) 598-4073
Email: sweetc@wvumedicine.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 49000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   

The Pediatric Specialty residency is designed to develop the specialized knowledge, competency and skill necessary to provide pharmacist care to pediatric patients. Required practice experiences include general pediatrics, pediatric intensive care, pediatric intensive care with cardiothoracic focus, neonatal intensive care, neonatal intensive care with chronic care focus, and pediatric hematology/oncology. The resident will also gain experience in clinical pharmacology research and develop their teaching skills.

 
Fringe Benefits:   

Comprehensive flexible benefits packages including medical, dental, vision, life and disability. In addition, the residents receive paid days off, paid holidays, and financial support for travel to professional and educational programs and professional society meetings.

 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. degree and completion of an ASHP accredited PGY-1 residency, eligibility for West Virginia licensure, copy of curriculum vitae, college transcript, three letters of recommendation, and letter of interest.

 
Training Site Type:

Children's Hospital within adult hospital. University teaching hospital and health science campus.

Owner Affiliate:

Private

Model Type(s):

Teaching

Tax Status:

Profit

Professional Staff:

75

Non-Professional Staff:

90

Total Beds:

680

Average Daily Census:

615

Site Special Features:   

WVU Medicine is an acute care tertiary referral center for West Virginia, Western Maryland, Western Pennsylvania, and Eastern Ohio with a Level I trauma center and Level IV NICU; both are one of the very few in the region. The institution serves as the main clinical teaching site for the West Virginia University Schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, and Physical Therapy. Pharmacist care is provided from six decentralized locations through an integrated practice model and utilizing a fully implemented physician order entry system (EPIC).