Western University-Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Fellowship

 

Fellowship Information:

 
Company: 
Western University of Health Sciences 
Type of Program: 
Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Fellowship
Accreditation Status: 
ACCP Peer-reviewed 
Length of Program: 
24 Months 
Number of Positions: 
Affiliation: 
Western University of Health Sciences and VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Application Deadline: 
January 7 
Starting Date: 
July 1 
Estimated Stipend: 
$45,000 
Onsite Interview: 
No
Educational/Special Requirements: 
PharmD required. Previous residency or equivalent clinical training preferred.
Fringe Benefits: 
15 days paid time off
health insurance
travel stipend
403(b) with employer contribution
Special Features: 
This two-year Cardiovascular Outcomes Fellowship Program is designed to develop the candidate’s knowledge base of cardiovascular pharmacotherapy and research skills necessary for a successful outcomes research career. The fellowship will provide knowledge and experience in grant writing, study design, outcomes research methodology skills, statistical analysis, abstract preparation, presentation of research at national meetings, and manuscript preparation and publication. The fellow is expected to design and conduct original clinical research and participate in an ongoing cardiovascular outcomes research program. Dr. Jackevicius’ research in cardiovascular outcomes has received international attention, and has been published widely in high-impact journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, and Circulation. 
The resident’s principal training sites will be at Western University and the VA West Los Angeles Healthcare Center, which serves as a major teaching hospital for UCLA. To a limited degree, the fellow will participate in didactic and clinical education of PharmD students. Graduate level coursework is available.


Contact Information:


First Name: 
Cynthia 
Last Name: 
Jackevicius 
Title: 
Professor of Pharmacy Practice; Director, Residency & Fellowship Training, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration
Company: 
Western University of Health Sciences
Address: 
309 E. Second Street
City: 
Ponoma 
State: 
CA
Zip: 
91766
Phone Number: 
(909) 469-5527
Fax Number: 
(909) 469-5539
Email: 
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