Oncology Patient Care Traineeship
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The Oncology Patient Care Traineeship is a 5-month program for pharmacists in acute, ambulatory and home care settings who have not completed a specialized residency in oncology and are developing or expanding specialized oncology services and care for patients with cancer. The traineeship prepares pharmacists to assume responsibility for the management of the complex medication regimens often required by patients with cancer. The ultimate goal of the program is to train pharmacists to practice in the oncology setting where they will have the ability to positively affect and improve patient outcomes.
Proposed Timeline for the 2015-2016 Program Offering
- Applications available: June 24, 2015
- Application deadline: October 5, 2015
- Trainees announced: November 2015
- Distance education: December 2015 – March 2016
- Experiential training: April/May 2016
- Post-training requirements: Fall 2016
The tuition for the Oncology Patient Care Traineeship program is $7,500. Applicants who are accepted into the program can elect to pay their registration fee payment in full or participate in a payment plan.
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