VA- Corpus Chrisit, TX-VA TExas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System, Corpus Christi, TX

Last updated: 11/08/2022

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Apolinar Sanchez
1 years as an RPD
Contact: Aubree Bast
205 S Enterprize Parkway
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
Primary Practice: TX-VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System
3 positions reported
Phone: 956 618 7100

Maximum Number of Positions

  • PGY1: 2
  • PGY2 Psychiatry: 1
  • PGY2 Neurology: 0

Program Details

  • Primary Practice Site: VAMC
  • PGY2 Required Practice Settings: 25% Inpatient / 75% Outpatient
  • ASHP Accreditation Status: Yes (code: 74098)
  • NMS Participant: Yes (code: 785266)
  • Program Inception: 2017
  • Application Deadline: 01/02/2023
  • Starting Date: 06/26/2023
  • Estimated Stipend: 45000
  • Financial Support for CPNP Annual Meeting: Full Support
  • Fringe Benefits: Paid vacation and sick leave (13 days each), paid holidays, health insurance, and professional meeting support.
  • Interviews Required: Yes
  • Offers pre-commitment: Yes

Special Requirements for Application

  • PharmD
  • Completion of PGY1 Residency OR equivalent experience

PGY2 Rotations offered

  • Administration
  • Adult inpatient psychiatry
  • Adult outpatient psychiatry
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Pain management
  • Substance abuse

PGY2 Features

  • PGY2 Staffing Component: No (or N/A)
  • PGY2 Teaching Component: Yes, Optional
  • PGY2 Teaching Certificate Program: No (or N/A)
  • PGY2 Other Features: Residency involves teaching of PharmD students through affiliated college of pharmacy.
  • PGY2 Preceptors: 2 BCPPs, 10 Other Pharmacists, 0 Non-Pharmacists

PGY1 Elective Rotations offered

  • Psychiatry

PGY1 Special Features

Teaching certificate offered

Program Philosophy

. The purpose of this residency is to prepare the resident to become a clinical pharmacy specialist in mental health and give proper foundation to get board certified in psychiatric pharmacy. Various electives will be available to the resident to provide a tailored experience.

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