The critical care pharmacotherapy fellowship program at Tehran University of Medical Sciences and Sina Hospital is a postdoctoral fellowship program.
The goal of the Fellowship Program is to provide ICU pharmacists with the skills necessary to monitor pharmacotherapy-related interventions posed in every day clinical practice through the design, implementation and evaluation of methodologically-sound studies.
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Application Deadline: June 30, 2018
Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing the postdoctoral program.
Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded in the field of Critical Care Pharmacotherapy.
Award: Research participation will account for more than 50% of the fellow’s activities.
Number of Awards: Not given
The award can be taken in Iran
Eligible Countries: Citizens of Iran are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Educational Opportunities
- Coursework: The fellow is required to complete coursework offered by the Graduate Program in Public Health, School of Medicine, and/or Department of Biostatistics, in the areas of Research Design, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics.
- Didactic or experiential teaching: The fellow will be actively involved in Doctor of Pharmacy courses, the research design course, and cardiology/critical care module of the therapeutics course. Other opportunities to teach medical students, medical residents, and other allied health professionals are available. The fellow will have the opportunity to precept pharmacy residents and doctor of pharmacy students during their ICU rotation. He or she will also be expected to act as a clinical resource to other pharmacists. The fellow will also have the opportunity to complete rotations in the SICU and CCU and radiology at Sina Hospital. The fellow will not be required to provide clinical or distributive coverage.
Advance training in the areas of hemodynamic monitoring respiratory, renal, G.I etc. monitoring and mechanical ventilation will be offered. Molecular patterns of shock, MODS sepsis and trauma, as well as advance pharmacokinetic modelling, shall be discussed.
English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
How to Apply:
All interested applicants are welcome to apply to TUMS by completing and submitting TUMS online application form in which they need to specify their school, level, and major of interest.