Eskenazi Health/Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN

Last updated: 01/07/2020

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Carol Ott, PharmD, BCPP
13 years as an RPD
Department of Pharmacy
720 Eskenazi Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Primary Practice: Eskenazi Health
1 positions reported
Phone: 317-880-5431
Fax: 317-880-5440

Maximum Number of Positions

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

Program Details

  • Primary Practice Site: University teaching hospital
  • PGY2 Required Practice Settings: 50% Inpatient / 50% Outpatient
  • ASHP Accreditation Status: Yes (code: 42003)
  • NMS Participant: Yes (code: 622266)
  • Program Inception: 2007
  • Application Deadline: Jan 3, 2020
  • Starting Date: July 1, 2020
  • Estimated Stipend: $51,000
  • Financial Support for CPNP Annual Meeting: Full Support
  • Fringe Benefits: The PGY2 psychiatric pharmacy position is co-funded by Purdue University and Eskenazi Health. The resident is an employee of Eskenazi Health and will be eligible for health and other benefits through Eskenazi Health. A travel stipend will be provided through Purdue University
  • Interviews Required: Yes
  • Offers pre-commitment: Yes

Special Requirements for Application

  • PharmD
  • Completion of PGY1 Residency OR equivalent experience
  • Eligible for state licensure
  • College transcripts
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letters of recommendation (3)

PGY2 Rotations offered

  • Administration
  • Adult inpatient psychiatry
  • Adult outpatient psychiatry
  • Child and adolescent psychiatry
  • Consultation liaison psychiatry
  • Emergency psychiatry
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Substance abuse
  • Other: Psychiatry in Primary Care

PGY2 Features

  • PGY2 Staffing Component: Yes, Required
  • PGY2 Teaching Component: Yes, Required
  • PGY2 Teaching Certificate Program: Yes, Optional
  • PGY2 Other Features: The PGY2 resident will precept PharmD students from Purdue and Butler, as well as teach in required psychiatric therapeutics and psychiatry elective courses. A teaching certificate program is available for those PGY2 residents who did not complete one as a part of their PGY1 residency program.
  • PGY2 Preceptors: 3 BCPPs, 0 Other Pharmacists, 0 Non-Pharmacists

Site Special Features

Eskenazi Health is the county safety-net health system for Marion County and Indianapolis. It is a teaching hospital affiliated with the Indiana University School of Medicine. The resident will work closely with students and residents of other disciplines. A broad range of rotations exist, including crisis intervention, psychiatric emergency services, inpatient services, and outpatient services, as well as psychiatry in primary care, state hospital, and substance dependence services.