Saint Barnabas Medical Center is seeking a highly motivated, prospective resident who is passionate about caring for the geriatric population.
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Learning experiences include, but are not limited to, Orientation, Geriatrics, Palliative Care, Movement Disorders, Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Ambulatory Care.
The resident will receive BLS and ACLS certification, participate in codes, complete 10 community outreach projects per year, one medication use evaluation (MUE), and one scholarly research project during their residency year.
There are opportunities for precepting and teaching pharmacy students and PGY1 residents on clinical rotations as well as obtaining a professional academic teaching certificate from the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers University.
The goal of this residency is to develop specialized clinicians who serve the needs of older adults in the acute and ambulatory care settings.
START DATE: July 1st, 2021
BENEFITS: Ten PTO days, health insurance, free parking, support for travel to one national and one local conference.
REQUIREMENTS: PharmD degree (ACPE accredited), completion of a PGY-1 program (ASHP accredited or pending), and eligibility for pharmacy licensure in New Jersey
APPLICATION: Interested applicants should provide a letter of intent, CV, academic transcripts, and 3 letters of recommendation using the ASHP Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (http://www.ashp.org/phorcas).
Deadline is January 15th, 2021
For questions, contact the Program Director: Jessica A. Bente, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP (email@example.com)
About RWJBarnabas Health- Saint Barnabas Medical Center
RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey's largest integrated health care delivery system with acute care hospitals, ambulatory care facilities, geriatric centers, a statewide behavioral health network, and comprehensive home care and hospice programs. RWJBarnabas Health offers American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP)-accredited PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy practice residency programs throughout the state of New Jersey. Residents are given the opportunity to work in interdisciplinary care teams to enhance their skills in evidence-based, patient-centered medication management, and to perform pharmacy practice research.