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Job ID: 140416
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Jun 23, 2022
Work Schedule: Days
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Penn Medicine and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is Seeking a Full time Pharmacogenomic Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at our Perelman Center
Responsible for provision of pharmaceutical care with a specific focus on pharmacogenomics and precision medicine in patients managed in our Oncology and subspecialty clinics at the Penn Medicine at Perelman location. The specialist will be expected to develop a practice within the various ambulatory practice sites and liason as appropriate with other partners. Activities include evaluate. monitor and modify drug therapy, provide recommendations to optimize patient outcomes, provide patients with new medication education, minimize safety issues and assure cost effectiveness as well as provide Drug Information for medical personnel as it relates to pharmacogenomics and precision medicine. The pharmacist should be an effective communicator and be able to integrate themselves within the health team and current structure of the pharmacy department. Additionally, the candidate should coordinate pharmacotherapy activities and educational opportunities for department pharmacists and residents in the ambulatory practice setting.
Pharmacist (Required) - PA Pharmacy License at the time of hire
• Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties Certification in area of specialty practice (or Pharmacotherapy if no specialty certification available) Must be obtained within 1 year of hire
Education or Equivalent Experience:
Pharm D from an accredited College of Pharmacy Personal commitment to advancing the profession.
Successful completion of a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency from an ASHP accredited program
PGY2 residency in pharmacogenomics, or research fellowship in pharmacogenomics, or equivalent experience
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.