The Clinical Pharmacy Specialist will be responsible for the provision and oversight of pharmacotherapy for adult patients with Multiple Myeloma in the ambulatory care setting. The primary role of the clinical pharmacy specialist is to work alongside the multi-disciplinary oncology care team to educate, monitor, and support patients throughout their oral anticancer therapy. The pharmacist also serves as a resource to the disease team regarding infusion anticancer therapy, toxicity management, and drug information.
As part of a multidisciplinary team, responsibilities will include Celgene REMS program management, direct or telemedicine-based encounters for the provision of education and initiation of anti-myeloma therapies, follow up to monitor the start and effects of myeloma therapies, communication with Specialty Pharmacies, and medication reconciliation.
The Clinical Pharmacy Specialist will also provide education to students, residents, pharmacists, and other health care practitioners and serve as a preceptor for pharmacy residents of ASHP-accredited PGY-1 pharmacy practice and PGY-2 specialty practice programs. Faculty appointments are available through affiliations with the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Additionally, the successful candidate will support drug research conducted by the institution and seek to assume a leadership role in the profession of pharmacy.
Preferred qualifications for this position include the completion of a PharmD degree, PGY1 residency, and PGY2 specialty residency in oncology with experience in hematologic malignancies. Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) certification is required within two years of start date.
Anand Khandoobhai, PharmD, MS Division Director, Weinberg Oncology Pharmacy The Johns Hopkins Hospital – Department of Pharmacy 600 North Wolfe Street – Carnegie 180 Baltimore, MD 21287 firstname.lastname@example.org
Internal Number: Clin Spec - Ambulatory
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