Residency Listing

Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center
1481 West 10th Street
Pharmacy Department (119)
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Code: 42201
NMS Code: *131113,131121
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Deanna S Kania, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
(317) 988-3060
Fax: (317) 988-5312
Email: kania@purdue.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Marshall R Jones, Pharm.D., MBA
(317) 988-2945
Fax: (317) 988-5307
Email: marshall.jones@va.gov
  
Program Contact: Deanna S Kania, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
(317) 988-3060
Fax: (317) 988-5312
Email: kania@purdue.edu
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 6
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   *NMS Code 131113 - traditional PGY1 pharmacy residency; NMS Code 131121 - Non-traditional (current employees only). The Roudebush VA PGY1 Pharmacy Residency emphasizes training in service, education, and research. The program enables residents to confidently assume a progressive clinical role on an interdisciplinary healthcare team. Areas emphasized include; primary and ambulatory care clinics, patient assessment and communication skills, internal medicine, critical care, surgery, administration, and drug information. The resident will participate in the development of new clinical services. Research project completion and participation in didactic teaching and preceptorship are also required.
 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives paid vacation and holidays, professional leave, an office and computer, health insurance, copying privileges and lab coats.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

U.S Citizen; PharmD from accredited school; and pharmacy licensure. Application materials: curriculum vitae, letter of intent, application, transcripts, and PhORCAS recommendations.

 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care/Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 42
Non-Professional Staff: 24
Total Beds: 170
Average Daily Census: 125
Site Special Features:   The Roudebush VA Medical Center, located in downtown Indianapolis, is Indiana's VA tertiary care facility serving more than 47,000 patients. Indianapolis VAMC provides acute inpatient medical, surgical, psychiatry, neurological, and rehabilitation care and both primary and specialized outpatient services. The facility is involved with telephone care and teledisease management arenas. The medical center offers extensive research and training programs in such areas as diabetes, alcoholism, AIDS, Alzheimer's disease, pulmonary diseases and cancer.