Residency Listing

NorthShore University HealthSystem
2650 Ridge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
http://www.northshore.org/academics/other-programs/pharmacy/pgy-oncology-pharmacy-residency/
Code: 41651
NMS Code: 529160
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Oncology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: George W Carro, R.Ph, MS, BCOP
(847) 570-2214
Fax: (847) 733-5959
Email: gcarro@northshore.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Jeffrey T. Thiel, Pharm.D., MS
(847) 570-1579
Fax: (847) 570-2990
Email: jthiel@northshore.org
  
Program Contact: Wendy Hui, Pharm.D., BCOP
(847) 570-2205
Fax: (847) 733-5959
Email: yhui@northshore.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/08/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The oncology pharmacy residency is a comprehensive learning experience which exposes the resident to all areas of cancer patient care; inpatient, outpatient, hospice, palliative care, clinical research, symptoms management, etc. The resident is able to learn in depth information about each disease site through attending clinic with oncologists/nurses, continually working with the medical staff, presenting formal lectures, in-services, completing a major project and precepting pharmacy students during some rotations. The residency setting is primarily Ambulatory.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Health and dental insurance; 10 paid vacation days; 6 paid holidays; sick time; travel support for professional development; clinic hours (primarily days – limited nights/weekends).
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Completion of an ASHP accredited PGY-1 residency; licensure in Illinois; three letters of recommendation; curriculum vitae; academic transcripts; letter of interest.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private, Community Hospital
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 122
Non-Professional Staff: 88
Number of Medical Centers: 4
Total Beds: 804
Average Daily Census: 645
Site Special Features:   NorthShore University HealthSystem is an integrated health care system consisting of Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park and Skokie hospitals, the NorthShore Medical Group, and the NorthShore Research Institute. An integrated, HIMSS level 7 electronic medical record system with physician order entry is used throughout the organization. The hospitals of NorthShore University HealthSystem have been ranked among the Top 100 Hospitals and the Top 15 major Teaching Hospitals for several years.