The UIC College of Pharmacy, Departments of Pharmacy Practice and Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Services seek an Associate Director of Specialty Pharmacy Services to join the Specialty Pharmacy Services (SPS) team.
The Associate Director of Specialty Pharmacy Services is responsible for assuring the best practices, coordination, quality, and cost effectiveness of operations provided in the University of Illinois Specialty Pharmacy. The Associate Director directs Assistant Directors, Coordinators, and support personnel and works with them to define, achieve and maintain the goals, objectives, and standards of practice to assure optimal patient outcomes. The Associate Director functions under the direction and philosophy of the College of Pharmacy and the Department of Pharmacy. The Associate Director of Specialty Pharmacy Services will serve as a national spokesperson to represent, communicate, and promote UI Health Specialty Pharmacy Services to other providers, administrators, legislators, researchers, and others as needed. This will require the ability to travel. The Associate Director of Specialty Pharmacy Services will organize, plan, implement, and support research activities related to specialty pharmacy and public policy as it impacts the Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Services Department.
Clinical Faculty responsibilities include the provision of didactic lectures at various Health Science Colleges and serving as a preceptor for student pharmacists, PGY1 and PGY2 residents, and fellows regarding specialty pharmacy and pharmaceutical public policy. Scholarly activities, including presentations and publications, are an expectation as well.
Location/Region: Chicago, IL (60612)