VA-Gainesville, FL-North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, FL

Last updated: 10/05/2023

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Hugh Franck, PharmD, BCPP, BCPS
4 years as an RPD
1601 SW Archer Rd
Pharmacy Service (119)
Gainesville, FL
Primary Practice: Inpatient Substance Use Disorders
0 positions reported

Maximum Number of Positions

  • PGY1: 0
  • PGY2 Psychiatry: 2
  • PGY2 Neurology: 0

Program Details

  • Primary Practice Site: VAMC
  • PGY2 Required Practice Settings: 40% Inpatient / 60% Outpatient
  • ASHP Accreditation Status: Yes (code: 33022)
  • NMS Participant: Yes (code: 633266)
  • Program Inception: 2011
  • Application Deadline: 01/05/2024
  • Starting Date: 07/01/2024
  • Estimated Stipend: 50,679
  • Financial Support for CPNP Annual Meeting: Full Support
  • Fringe Benefits: Optional staffing available for evening and weekend pharmacist pay
  • Interviews Required: Yes
  • Offers pre-commitment: Yes, Offered first locally to PGY1 residents of Gainesville and Lake City NF/SG VHS programs then participating in National VA Early Commitment

Special Requirements for Application

  • PharmD
  • Completion of PGY1 Residency OR equivalent experience
  • College transcripts
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letters of recommendation (3)
  • US Citizenship

PGY2 Rotations offered

  • Administration
  • Adult inpatient psychiatry
  • Adult outpatient psychiatry
  • Consultation liaison psychiatry
  • Chronic, intermediate, or extended inpatient psychiatry
  • Emergency psychiatry
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Pain management
  • Substance abuse

PGY2 Features

  • PGY2 Staffing Component: Yes, Optional
  • PGY2 Teaching Component: Yes, Optional
  • PGY2 Teaching Certificate Program: Yes, Optional
  • PGY2 Other Features:
  • PGY2 Preceptors: 3 BCPPs, 7 Other Pharmacists, 0 Non-Pharmacists

Program Philosophy

Through a wide variety of experiences the resident will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to function as clinical pharmacy practitioner in psychiatry and a leader in psychiatric pharmacy. The resident will function as an integral member of interdisciplinary teams caring for individuals with psychiatric diagnoses and will assume responsibility for patient-centered medication therapy.