The Ottawa Hospital and Montfort Hospital

Joint Pharmacy Residency
501 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6
 

Director of Residency Program and Chief of Pharmacy: Céline Corman
Phone: 613-737-8899 x 72863
Fax: 613-737-8891

Coordinators:

Civic campus Contact:
Dr. Bob MacLean, PharmD, BCPS
Phone: 613-737-8899 ext.16645

The Ottawa General campus Contact:
Jason Wentzell, BScPhm
Phone: 613-274-8870

Montfort Hospital campus Contact: Dr. Christine Landry, BPharm, MSc, PharmD
Phone: 613-746-4621 ext. 4711

Program

Type: General
Focus:
Established in: 1972
# Positions: 4 (TOH) + 1 (Montfort)
Application deadline: as set by PRFO
Starting date: Mid-June to mid-July or September
Est. stipend: $30,000 per annum
Vacation/holiday leave: 2 weeks
Education/conference leave: 1 week

Program highlights: Program is designed to provide basics of hospital pharmacy practice with patient orientation.  Major emphasis is placed on services particular to hospital: Clinical Pharmacy, Drug Information, Clinical Pharmacokinetics, Clinical Toxicology. Program exposes resident to all varieties of drug problems: therapeutic, pharmaceutic, administrative and toxicological. Resident is continually confronted with problem situations and expected to respond and assist in their resolution. Effective communication of therapeutic drug knowledge in the clinical setting is a major emphasis.

Required Rotations: General Medicine (5 + 2 weeks), Intensive Care Unit (4 weeks), Infectious Diseases (4 weeks), Hemato/Oncology (4 weeks), Cardiology or Nephrology (4 weeks), Administration (1 week), Drug Distribution (3 weeks), Drug Information (4 weeks) and 1-2 selective rotations of 4 weeks in length each from a choice of 12 clinical specialties.

Elective Rotations: 4 weeks allotted

Minimum required credentials: Eligible for licensure within Canada

Organization

Type: The Ottawa Hospital campuses: Tertiary care, teaching hospital 
Montfort: acute primary and secondary care, teaching hospital
Number of beds: TOH: 1121 and Montfort: 289
Sites: TOH General Campus, Civic Campus, Heart Institute, and Montfort Hospital
Affiliation: University of Toronto (for residency program), University of Ottawa

Residents

2016-2017
Ellen Dawson
Silvija Mihajlovic
Andrew Osinga
Priya Patel
Mashael Saleh

2015-2016
Ara Cho
Sarah Drost
Alicia Forest
Stephanie Gautron
Karen too
Christine Trieu

2014-2015
Jérémie Gauthier
Andy Ma
Ashley Masys
Kelly Flemming
Alexandru Mera
Corey Tsang

2013-2014
Lauren Elliott
Heather MacPhee
Mielen Mistry
Paul Moyer
Joy Rashid

2012-2013
Unnum Chowdhry
Kim Do
Erin Francis
Meghan Hayes
Lauren Hutton
Nazanin Malek

2011-2012
Karen Kan
Nadia Pawlosky
Jessica Robinson
Alyssa Stevenson
Melanie Trinacty