Residency Listing

Iowa City Veterans Affairs Healthcare System
601 Highway 6 West (119)
Iowa City, IA 52246-2208
Code: 61203
NMS Code: 226113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Nancee V Waterbury, Pharm.D.
(319) 338-0581 5115
Fax: (319) 887-4951
Director of Pharmacy: Traviss A Tubbs, Pharm.D., RPh
(319) 338-0581 5122
Fax: (319) 688-3561
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-03
Starting Date: 2019-06-24
Estimated Stipend: 41166
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Residents will gain valuable clinical experience in the ambulatory care and inpatient setting. Besides clinical activities, residents are appointed adjunct faculty status at the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy and will participate in precepting/ teaching pharmacy students. Residents will also participate in patient and staff education, present formal lectures, case discussions and journal clubs, and respond to drug information questions. Residents are required to conduct a research project, present the results, and summarize in a manuscript suitable for publication.
Required Experiences: Administration, anticoagulation clinic, college of pharmacy teaching program, formulary management service, internal medicine, primary care clinic (PACT), project development and weekend staffing.
Elective Clinical Experiences: Residents will select 3 elective experiences. A variety of opportunities exist including: diabetes/endocrinology, ICU, oncology, pain, psychiatry, surgery, transplant, virology and others.
Fringe Benefits:   Federal Employee Health Benefits and Group Life Insurance, retirement savings plan, earned annual and sick leave, all federal holidays, administrative leave to attend meetings, and partial travel funds.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicants will have maintained a pharmacy GPA >3.0 or pass/fail equivalent. Qualified candidates will need to be licensed pharmacists (by August 1). Iowa licensure is not required. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen by the application deadline.
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Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Federal
Model Type(s): Teaching, Acute and Ambulatory Care
Patients Enrolled: 43074
Number of Medical Centers: 10
Total Beds: 68
Average Daily Census: 57
Site Special Features:    The Iowa City VA Health Care System (ICVAHCS) in Iowa City, Iowa is a comprehensive tertiary health care center, teaching hospital, and research facility. It has a strong and effective affiliation with the University of Iowa College of Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy.