Medical University of South Carolina - MUSC Health, Charleston, SC

Last updated: 08/20/2019

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Clint Ross, PharmD, BCPP
5 years as an RPD
MUSC Institute of Psychiatry
67 President Street, Room 448N
MSC 584
Charleston, SC 29425
Primary Practice: Psychiatric Hospital within Academic Medical Center
2 positions reported
Phone: 843-792-5570
Fax: 843-792-5954
Web: http://academicdepartments.musc....

Maximum Number of Positions

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

Program Details

  • Primary Practice Site: University teaching hospital
  • PGY2 Required Practice Settings: 80% Inpatient / 20% Outpatient
  • ASHP Accreditation Status: Yes (code: 37106)
  • NMS Participant: Yes (code: 572966 )
  • Program Inception: 1990
  • Application Deadline: December 31st
  • Starting Date: July 1st
  • Estimated Stipend: Varies per year, competitive
  • Financial Support for CPNP Annual Meeting: Partial Support
  • Fringe Benefits: Annual leave 20 days; Medical Benefits; Professional leave as approved by residency committee and program director; Poster reimbursement; Travel reimbursement for 1-2 conferences where residents present posters, platform presentations, etc.
  • Interviews Required: Yes
  • Offers pre-commitment: Yes, Early commitment possible with internal candidates

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

  • Adult inpatient psychiatry
  • Adult outpatient psychiatry
  • Child and adolescent psychiatry
  • Consultation liaison psychiatry
  • Emergency psychiatry
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Pain management
  • Specialty clinic
  • Substance abuse
  • Other: Psych PharmD Long Acting Injection Clinic; Comprehensive Pain Management Program Clinic; HIV Psychiatry Clinic; ReVisions Day Treatment Program

PGY2 Features

  • PGY2 Staffing Component: Yes, Required
  • PGY2 Teaching Component: Yes, Required
  • PGY2 Teaching Certificate Program: Yes, Optional
  • PGY2 Other Features: Residency involves many teaching opportunities (pharmacy, medical students, medical residents, nurses, and other health care professionals), Teaching certificate program offered (Academician Preparation Program), Research Certificate Program offered, multiple options for volunteer service
  • PGY2 Preceptors: 5 BCPPs, 1 Other Pharmacists, 0 Non-Pharmacists

Site Special Features

Residency is part of an academic medical center with strong ties to area county mental health centers. Rotations are available in many areas of psychiatry in addition to those listed above (e.g. adult and child/adolescent day treatment programs, collaborative practice clinics and med-psych clinic).