Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) is a 643 bed academic medical center whose Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, and women's and children's care, including The Bristol‐Myers Squibb Children's Hospital (BMSCH). As the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, RWJUH New Brunswick is an innovative leader in advancing state‐of‐the‐art care. Featuring a Level 1 Trauma Center and the first Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUH's New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its ground‐breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.
RWJUH is part of RWJBarnabas Health and offers training programs for students and professionals. The medical center serves as a training site for surgery, vascular surgery, pathology, emergency medicine, anesthesiology, and critical care medicine. The RWJUH pharmacy department consists of 70 FTE pharmacists, 30 FTE technicians, 3 clinical specialists, 8 managers/administrators, and 2 pharmacy residents.
The Drug Information Service provides a training environment for 2 Specialized Residencies in Drug Information (12 month), 1 Medical Information Fellows in partnership with Rutgers Fellowship Program and Janssen, PGY1 Pharmacy Residents from RWJUH and RWJUH-Somerset, and for P4 PharmD students on a Clinical Other 5 week APPE.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Applicants must have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and must have completed at least two years of residency training or equivalent experience. Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of New Jersey. Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BCPS), or other relevant board certification, is expected within two years of hire.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
This position is for a Clinical Assistant Professor with a specialty in Drug Information. The faculty will collaborate with the RWJUH clinical pharmacists and medical staff to optimize the provision of information to healthcare providers and patients within the hospital, system, state and throughout the US. The Faculty member would have an active role on the Pharmacy and Therapeutics committee and would be expected provide education/development to medical, nursing and pharmacy staff (including pharmacy residents), serve as a preceptor and mentor within the pharmacy residency program, and assist with in special projects, medication guideline development, etc.
Posting Number: 19FA2636
Location: Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 108177
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