Residency Listing

Adventist Health Glendale
Department of Pharmacy
1509 Wilson Terrace
Glendale, CA 91206
Code: 92035
NMS Code: 186613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Romic M Eskandarian, Pharm.D.
(818) 409-8437
Fax: (818) 545-1839
Director of Pharmacy: Romic M Eskandarian, Pharm.D.
(818) 409-8437
Fax: (818) 545-1839
Program Contact: David Feng, Pharm.D., BCPS
(818) 409- 8183
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 1/5/2018
Starting Date: 6/1/2018
Estimated Stipend: 52000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The residency program facilitates the learning process for residents in gaining the expertise and confidence to providing exceptional pharmaceutical care for patients. The program's core rotations include 4-6 week blocks in critical care, general medicine, infectious disease, pharmacy clinical services (nutrition support, anticoagulation, and pharmacokinetics), Basal Bolus Insulin Program, emergency department and anti-coagulation clinic. Longitudinal rotations include pharmacy educational services, pharmacy management and pharmacy operations. Residents complete a research project, suitable for publication, at Western States. Lastly, there is an optional teaching certificate offered.

Fringe Benefits:   Health insurance, 2 weeks paid vacation, holidays and sick leave; education/travel allowances for professional development.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy, Eligibility for California licensure, 3 Letters of recommendation, Curriculum vitae, and Academic transcript.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Adventist Health
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 30
Non-Professional Staff: 40
Total Beds: 515
Average Daily Census: 350
Site Special Features:   Glendale Adventist Medical Center (GAMC) is a non-profit, community hospital minutes north of Los Angeles, offering full range of inpatient and outpatient services, including cardiology, cancer services, neuroscience services, behavioral medicine and home care services. GAMC is an active teaching hospital that offers both medical and pharmacy residencies. GAMC is regarded by the community as a center of excellence with advanced certifications and recognitions for many of the available services.