Residency Listing

Hershel “Woody” Williams VA Medical Center
1540 Spring Valley Drive (119)
Huntington, WV 25704
Code: 39200
NMS Code: 189313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: James G. Allman, II
(304) 429-6755 3400
Fax: (304) 429-7574
Email: james.allmanII@va.gov
  
Director of Pharmacy: Christine D Waugh
(304) 429-6755 2300
Fax: (304) 429-7574
Email: chris.waugh@va.gov
  
Program Contact: James G. Allman, II
(304) 429-6755 3400
Fax: (304) 429-7574
Email: james.allmanII@va.gov
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-01
Starting Date: 2019-06-25
Estimated Stipend: 41098
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The residency is an organized, directed experience that affords a pharmacy graduate to continue to develop essential knowledge skills and philosophy necessary to apply pharmacotherapy and provide pharmaceutical care. Training is offered in general medicine, general surgery, geriatrics, infectious diseases, pharmacokinetics, nutrition, pharmacy management, drug information, and drug-use management/policy development. Training in primary care includes anticoagulation, lipid, hypertension, diabetes, smoking, and other clinics. Training in the Mental Health Clinic allows for development of skills in psychiatry. Additional opportunities are individualized to meet the resident's needs and interests.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Administrative leave for educational purposes, 10 paid holidays, 13 days vacation, and 13 days sick leave.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and a graduate of an accredited school of pharmacy and must hold an active pharmacy license or be eligible for licensure in any state or U.S. territory.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Federal
Model Type(s): Teaching, Acute Care, Primary Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 28
Non-Professional Staff: 24
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 80
Average Daily Census: 56
Site Special Features:   The medical center provides extensive patient services including primary care, cardiology, psychiatry, and intensive care, as well as general medicine and general surgery. Pharmacy has an integrated role in the primary care program. Inpatient care activities include antimicrobial surveillance and pharmacokinetic monitoring as well as medical, surgical, and critical care team participation.