Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue
Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8
Jimmy Fung, BScPhm, MBA
Director of Pharmacy
Alicia Koo, HonBSc, BScPhm, ACPR, PharmD, RPh
For program information, please visit the Sick Kids Hospital Residency Program website at: http://www.sickkids.ca/Pharmacy/Education/Residency-and-Continuous-Professional-Development/index.html
Established in: 1984
# Positions: 2
App. deadline: October 8, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. EST.
Starting date: September 2021
PRAMS: Additional requirements to complete the Pharmacy Residency Application and Matching Service (PRAMS) application should be sent through PRAMS when applying to The Hospital for Sick Children program by the application deadline: Program specific cover letter to support your application (250 words maximum).
Est. stipend: $30,700 (approx.) plus weekends worked as pharmacist
Program highlights: This clinically oriented program is designed to expose the resident to a broad range of activities. Case presentations, projects, rounds, seminars, journal clubs and relevant work experiences, including taking responsibility for patient care under supervision, provide the basis for the education and training components of the program. Following the required rotations, the resident chooses elective rotations in areas of particular interest.
Minimum required credentials: Graduate from a pharmacy education program accredited by the Canadian Council for the Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP). Hold a current license to practice pharmacy in Ontario or be eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in Ontario, demonstrated interest in paediatrics, and previous hospital work experience is an asset.
Type: Paediatric teaching hospital
Number of beds: 300
Sites: Hospital for Sick Children
Affiliation: University of Toronto
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