Residency Listing

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
833 South Wood St. M/C 886
Chicago, IL 60612
Code: 41000
NMS Code: 610667
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Cardiology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Robert J DiDomenico, Pharm.D., FCCP
(312) 996-1342
Fax: (312) 996-0379
Email: rdidom1@uic.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Keith Rodvold, PharmD, FIDSA, FACCP, FCCP
(312) 996-3341
Fax: (312) 996-0379
Email: kar@uic.edu
  
Program Contact:
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-07
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The resident will be trained to care for patients with cardiovascular disease in both the ambulatory and hospital settings. Additionally, residents are expected to participate in in-house call program during July & August and Critical Care Weekend Clinical Staffing during September - June; present 1 seminar for ACPE credit; complete 1 research project; present the results of their research at a professional meeting (e.g., American College of Cardiology); participate in quality initiatives, deliver at least 1 didactic lectures, participate in and help coordinate Critical Care conferences throughout the year; and submit at least 1 manuscript suitable for publication.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Benefits include health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, and professional travel reimbursement.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD degree, completion of PGY1 residency, Illinois licensure (eligibility), completed application submitted through PHORCAS that includes college transcripts & 3 letters of reference (no additional form needed), onsite interview during which the candidate will present a 20 – 30 minute seminar on a topic of his/her choice.
 
Owner Affiliate: State
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 106
Non-Professional Staff: 68
Total Beds: 450
Average Daily Census: 325
Site Special Features:   The University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago is the largest state-owned medical center in Illinois and is located on Chicago's Near West Side. The medical center has been recognized for its advanced electronic medical record with computerized physician order entry. Additionally, state-of-the-art cardiovascular diagnostic and therapeutic equipment is present onsite for diagnostic and interventional catheterization, invasive and non-invasive electrophysiologic evaluation, and echocardiographic, nuclear, ultrafast CT, and MRI imaging of the heart.