Parkview Health Clinical Research Pharmacist in Fort Wayne, Indiana
Summary: The Clinical Research Pharmacist provides expertise in clinical research trial execution including scientific, clinical, and administrative functions of drug research in Oncology and non-Oncology trials. Responsible and accountable for the clinical trial protocol review, establishment of pharmacy role in the clinical trial, inventory management and accountability of investigational drugs, staff education, and accurate dispensing of investigational drug in accordance with GCP, FDA regulations and guidances, Joint Commission standards, applicable laws, and Parkview policies and procedures. Develops and maintains investigational drug standard operating procedures. Consistently communicates with and coordinates pharmacy services with Clinical Research, principal investigator, hospital, and ambulatory pharmacy services where needed. Actively promotes good public relations and exceptional customer service. Functions in a distribution services role where needed.
Education: Minimum of a B. S. degree or Pharm. D. degree in Pharmacy from a school of Pharmacy. PGY1 Residency required. PGY2 Residency with Oncology focus preferred.
Licensure: Must be eligible for or hold a valid and current license as a Registered Pharmacist from the Indiana State Board of Pharmacy. If eligible, must obtain Indiana licensure within 180 days. CITI certification for FDA-regulated research and Good Clinical Practice (GCP) certification required. Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy or Oncology preferred. Credentialing as Association of Clinical Research Professionals - Certified Professional (ACRP-CP), or similar credentialing, required within 3 years of hire.
Experience: PGY1 Residency required. PGY2 Residency with Oncology focus preferred. Previous experience in clinical research or Investigation Drug Services OR Drug Information background highly preferred.