Program Features

Pharmacy Residency in Delaware Valley

Our program will prepare you as a competent and confident practitioner, able to deliver pharmacy care to pediatric patients in a distributive as well as clinical environment. You’ll also develop the necessary skills to educate patients, families and other healthcare professionals on drug-related topics.

Residency Program Basics

  • 12-Month Experience (Start date June 12, 2017)
  • 1 PGY1 Position Available
  • On-site Interview Required

Clinical Services/Special Features

The program includes experiences to help you develop essential skills such as writing, communication, critical thinking, and problem solving. You’ll also have the opportunity to improve the safety of the medication-use system and demonstrate professional maturity by monitoring your own performance and by exhibiting commitment to the profession.

  • Multidisciplinary Patient Care Rounds
  • Antibiotic Stewardship Program
  • Neonatal Nutrition Support Service
  • Medication Counseling
  • Investigational Drug Services
  • Solid Organ Transplant Service
  • Hospitalwide Computerized Prescriber Order Entry
  • Anticoagulation and Nephrotoxic Medicine Monitoring Program

 

Required Projects

Required projects during your residency include:
  • Residency Research Project
  • Manuscript Suitable for Publication
  • Journal Club
  • P&T Monograph and Minutes
  • IDS Monograph
  • Staff Development Lecture
  • Creation of a Policy/Procedure/Guideline
  • Medication Safety Medication Use Evaluation
  • Drug Class Review
  • Pharmacy Newsletter

 


Residency Opportunities

  • Inservices to Pharmacy, Nursing and Medical Staff
  • Precepting of Pharmacy Students
  • Community Service

Contact Us

Elora Hilmas, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Coordinator
(302) 651-5791
elora.hilmas@nemours.org

Apply for Our Program

Application Requirements
Deadline: Jan. 9, 2017
  • PharmD degree
  • eligibility for Delaware licensure (must be obtained by September 15)
  • academic transcript
  • curriculum vitae
  • three letters of recommendation
  • letter of intent

To Apply