Clinical Pharmacy Fellowship in Outcomes Research

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PURPOSE
The purpose of the Houston Methodist Clinical Pharmacy Fellowship in Outcomes Research is to provide a highly-customized research training and experiences to pharmacists. Graduates of the program will be prepared to meet the research expectations of a doctor of pharmacy faculty member, clinical pharmacist, and medical science liaison for a pharmaceutical company.

FELLOWSHIP OBJECTIVES
Provide the fellow(s) with structured education and applied research experience that will help the fellow(s) improve healthcare capacity by impacting large groups of patients through the following mechanisms:
  • Remove variation and streamline healthcare delivery processes in a healthcare setting
  • Identify medication use practices that are not safe or not cost-efficient
  • Develop interventions and protocols that deliver medical care in a standardized fashion that is consistent with high-quality research
  • Review the literature to provide custom drug information products that can be used to support the medication formulary process in a hospital setting

POSITIONS AVAILABLE
1-4 per year

DURATION
1-2 years


Fellowship Director

JoshSwan

Joshua T. Swan, PharmD, MPH, BCPS
Administrative Specialist in Drug Information, Formulary Management, and Research
Director, Clinical Pharmacy Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Allied Health Services
6565 Fannin St., MS DB1-09
Houston, TX 77030
jtswan@houstonmethodist.org