Université Laval, Faculté de pharmacie

Complexe intégré de formation en sciences de la santé (CIFSS)
1050 , ave de la Médecine
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
 

Residency Webpage: Faculté de pharmacie

Director: Julie Méthot, B.Pharm, Ph.D.
Director of Program
Phone:418-656-2131 ext. 8260
Fax:418-656-7315

Coordinator: Julie Fortier, B.Pharm, M.Sc.
Residency Coordinator
Phone: 418-656-2131 ext. 3114
Fax: 418-656-7315

Contact: Sylvie Lacasse
Phone: 418-656-2131 ext: 8260
Fax: 418-656-7315

Residency Program

Type: General
Focus: Advanced Pharmacotherapy
Established in: 1962
# Positions: approximately 35 (varies)
App. deadline: March 1st
Starting date: September 
Est. stipend: Around 40 000$ ("Ministère de la santé et des services sociaux" du Québec, QC applicants)
Benefits:
Vacation/holiday leave:
 104 days
Education/conference leave: a maximum of 10 days

Program highlights: Master degree in advanced pharmacotherapy (16 month program) - 60 credits beginning in (September 2017), 48 credits (before September 2017).

Under responsibility of university designed to develop self-directed practitioners with advanced skills in practice of pharmaceutical care. Emphasis on clinical, DI & practice foundation skills. Academic courses (critical care, clinical pharmacokinetics, parenteral nutrition, cancer treatment, anti-infection, etc.) provided during first trimester of the program. Mandatory rotations in cardiology, internal medicine, geriatrics. oncology, and critical care. Optional rotations in nephrology, psychiatry, palliative care, neonatal and pediatric care,etc.. Distribution activities are done in each rotation. Also, a residency project has to be done by each resident.

Required Rotations:

  • Oncology (4 weeks)
  • Critical care (4 weeks)

Additionally, 2 rotations from the following:

  • Cardiology (4 weeks)
  • Emergency (4 weeks)
  • Internal medicine (4 weeks)
  • Geriatrics (4 weeks)

Residents choose elective rotations from the following list:

  • Pediatrics (4 weeks)
  • Psychiatry (4 weeks)
  • Neonatal care (4 weeks)
  • Surgery and analgesia (4 weeks)
  • Nephrology (4 weeks)
  • Cardiac surgery (4 weeks)
  • Neurology (4 weeks)
  • Regional hospital rotation (4 weeks)
  • Palliative care (4 weeks)
  • Hemodynamics (4 weeks)
  • Renal Failure Clinic (4 weeks)
  • Cardiac Failure Clinic (4 weeks)
  • Dialysis (4 weeks)
  • Orthopedics (4 weeks)
  • Bariatric surgery (4 weeks)
  • Antimicrobial (4 weeks)

Minimum required credentials: 

The candidate must have:

  • a B. Pharm. or an entry-level PharmD. degree;
  • a cumulative average grade of 2.67/4.33 or an equivalent;
  • obtained a pharmacy practice licence in the province of Québec from the Québec licensing body (Ordre des pharmaciens du Québec);
  • a result of 860/990 on the TFI (Test de français international);
  • an undergraduate pharmacy degree with clinical skill courses and pharmaceutical care oriented experience learning;
  • become a member of the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) and the A.P.E.S. during rsidency

Organization

Type: Université Laval program, involving 10 sites with a complete residency program and other health centers (4- week rotation only)
Number of beds: varies according to site
Sites:

CHU de Québec - CHUL
CHU de Québec - Hôpital Saint-François d’Assise
CHU de Québec - Hôtel-Dieu de Québec
CHU de Québec - Hôpital du Saint-Sacrement
CHU de Québec - Hôpital de l'Enfant-Jésus
Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec - Université Laval
Hôtel-Dieu de Lévis
Hôpital de Rimouski
Hôpital de Chicoutimi
Hôpital Pierre-Boucher (first resident in 2016-2017)
CIUSSS de la Maurice-et-du-Centre-du-Québec (first resident in 2017-2018)


Affiliation: Université Laval

Previous Residents

2016-2017

CHU de Québec – CHUL: Émily Auger-Edwards, Rita-Joëlle Harraka, Patrice Laprise-Lachance, Hugo Roy
Residency coordinator: Christine Hudon
CHU de Québec – Hôpital Saint-François d’Assise: Nancy Audet, Isabelle Bilodeau
Residency coordinator: Hugo Laplante, Dominique Fréchette
CHU de Québec – Hôtel-Dieu de Québec: Maude Bachand-Fournier, Marianne Bouchard, Reda Rais, Julie-Rose St-Pierre
Residency coordinator: Isabelle Beaulieu
CHU de Québec – Hôpital du Saint-Sacrement: Audrey Cloutier, Catherine Rioux, Roxanne Savage
Residency coordinator: Sébastien Faucher
CHU de Québec – Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus: Valérie Lachance-Bouchard, Simon Marchand, Pierre-Luc Ratté
Residency coordinator: Marie-Eve Moreau-Rancourt
Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec: Andréanne Groleau, Catherine Lacroix, Audrey-Ann Pelletier St-Pierre
Residency coordinator: Isabelle Taillon
Hôtel-Dieu de Lévis: Alexandra Lachance, Marc-André Plante, Marie-Christine Sylvain
Residency coordinator: Mélanie Côté
Hôpital de Rimouski: Sonia Couturier, Maude Larouche
Residency coordinator: Marie-Soleil Lévesque
Hôpital de Chicoutimi: None
Residency coordinator: Élise Saucier
Hôpital Pierre-Boucher: Insaf Taiar
Residency coordinator: Louise Boucher

2015-2016
CHU de Québec:
CHUL: 
Yannick Boily, Raphaël Bourgouin, Fleur-Ange Denis
Hôtel-Dieu de Québec: Anne Beaudry, Romy Laperrière, Marie-Philippe Pellerin
Hôpital St-François d’Assise: Alexandra Covrig, Roxanne Hébert
Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus: Lawrence Breton Lafrenière, Marie-Mei Gélinas, Mélanie Tremblay
Hôpital St-Sacrement: Martine Bouchard, Myriam Pilon

Other health centers (complete residency program):
Institut universitaire de cardiologie et pneumologie de Québec: Éric Boivin, Michel Germain, Jasmin Thériault
Hôtel-Dieu de Lévis: Magali Laprise-Lachance, Mathieu Roy, Laurie T. Sylvain
Hôpital regional de Rimouski: Maxime Dubé
Hôpital de Chicoutimi: Laurence Allard

2014-2015
CHU de Québec :
CHUL:
 Christine Blouin-Beaulieu, François Gauthier, Polina Kharaman, St-Arnaud, Amélie
Hôtel-Dieu de Québec: Maxime Babin LeBlandc, Fany Dumont, Lysanne Marcel
Hôpital St-François d’Assise: Valérie Bélanger Couture, Raphaël Germain-Gauvin, Vanessa Simard, Vickie Sylvestre
Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus: Évelyne Gagnon, Isabelle Gagnon, Chloée Poulin
Hôpital St-Sacrement: Catherine Avon-Després, Mathieu Fournier, Carol-Ann Tardif

Other health centers (complete residency program):

Institut universitaire de cardiologie et pneumologie de Québec: Catherine Blais, Valérie Couillard-Montminy, Stéphanie Gasse, Guillaume Gorbeil
Hôtel-Dieu de Lévis: Julie Bédard, Amélie Cossette-Côté, Stéphanie Lefebvre, Anne-Marie Nadeau
CSSS de Rimouski-Neigette: Thiéry Clinchamps-Lortie, Jordane St-Hilaire Dupuis
CSSS Chicoutimi: Maxime Gilbert

2013-2014
CHU de Québec :
CHUL:
 Marie-Pier Roy, Kahina Ait-Zaid, Catherine Ste-Marie-Paradis, Isabelle Roy
Hôtel-Dieu de Québec: Émilie Tremblay Lemieux, Maude Carignan, Lucie Camarra, Élise Michaud Bélanger
Hôpital St-François d’Assise: Myriam Harici, Jean-Philippe Michaud, Julien St-Pierre, Yassir El Mfadli
Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus: Catherine Bergeron, Ann-Sophie Breault, Romy Chevalier, Sarah Grenier
Hôpital St-Sacrement: Regina Kolment

Other health centers (complete residency program):
Institut universitaire de cardiologie et pneumologie de Québec:
 Catherine Bolduc, Thomas Lefebvre, Joanie Turcotte
Hôtel-Dieu de Lévis: France Hamel, Alexandre Ruel, Isabelle Toupin
CSSS de Rimouski-Neigette: Marie-Sophie Lévesque, Nicole Tremblay 
CSSS Chicoutimi: Élise Saucier