Residency Listing

Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Diablo Area
1425 South Main Street
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Code: 92068
NMS Code: 678660
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Oncology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Hormozan Sorooshian, Pharm.D., BCOP
(925) 295-7138
Fax: (925) 295-6779
Director of Pharmacy: Derek Dwinell, Pharm. D.
(925) 372-1550
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/3/2014
Starting Date: 6/30/2014
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   In the Diablo area, we pride ourselves on providing the most comprehensive oncology services to our members. Also, we strive to be on the cutting edge and a pioneer in oncology pharmacy services. There are a total of two licensed oncology outpatient pharmacies with sterile compounding licensure in our service area. In continuous collaboration with others you will find an oncology pharmacy practice that start from the designing, optimizing and following a patient through their entire treatment. The focus is on ambulatory adult oncology care but also inpatient and BMT and pediatric. Also, be involved with extensive research opportunities as well as opportunities to precept both pharmacy students and PGY1 residents.
Fringe Benefits:   We offer a comprehensive benefits package for you, your family and spouse or domestic partner. The majority of the benefits listed below are paid by Kaiser Permanente. Discover what it means to be a part of Kaiser Permanente's Team of Excellence. •Health Plan •Dental Plan •Vision Care •Paid Time Off •401K / TSA •Employee Assistance Programs •Tuition Reimbursement •Family Leave •Domestic Partner
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   •ACPE accredited pharmacy school graduate •Licensed pharmacist or be eligible for licensure in the state of California (must be licensed on start date) •Completion of a Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) ASHP accredited pharmacy practice residency training program or equivalent experience. •Excellent verbal and written communications skills •Curriculum vitae •Three (3) letters of recommendation •Letter of interest - please explain why you want to complete a specialty residency in oncology practice and how this would help achieve your career goals and objectives.
Site Special Features:   Our scope of services includes but is not limited to the following: •Supportive care CSF, Antiemetics, Anemia, Nutritional Support Pain management services •Breast Cancer •Colorectal Cancer •Lung Cancer •Ovarian Cancer •Prostate Cancer •Melanoma •Head and Neck cancers •Renal, Liver and Pancreatic Cancers •Acute and Chronic Leukemias •Lymphomas •MDS •ITP and other blood disorders •Oral chemotherapy management