Under limited supervision, provides a high level of direct patient care pharmacy services for an assigned, specialized patient population to assure adequate patient care according to professional standards and practices. (Duties no limited to but includes) Advises/consults with patients and their families and the medical and nursing staff. Participates in research and drug use and outcome management programs within specialty area; responsible for publishing data or giving presentations at local, regional or national meetings; instructs and trains pharmacy residents and students; assists in overseeing and directing the clinical services provided by pharmacists. Acts as a mentor to clinical pharmacists, residents, and students.
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist – Ambulatory GI malignancies
The University of Maryland offers residency and fellowship programs in a wide array of specialties. The University of Maryland Medical Center and the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, in collaboration, offer programs which are 12 or 24 months in duration and are tailored to meet the individual needs and interests of trainees.
The programs provide innovative educational, research, and practice settings in which residents and fellows can gain the knowledge and skills they need to become successful practicing pharmacists and obtain competitive positions in their respective specialties. Program directors are leaders in pharmacy and dedicated to improving the quality of education all residents and fellows receive.
During the course of their training, all trainees present in and attend Pharmacotherapy Rounds, attend a series of Professional Development Seminars on professional development topics relevant to pharmacy practice, teach activities to University of Maryland School of Pharmacy students, and complete a comprehensive research project.
Our residency programs are either currently accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, or are in candidate status....
For any questions, please contact the respective program director directly; email addresses can be found at: http://pharmacy.umaryland.edu/residentsfellows/programs/.