MS in Health-System Pharmacy

Contacts:

Jay Mirtallo, MS, RPh, BCNSP, FASHP
Program Director, MS in Health-System Pharmacy Residency
614-292-6415

Admissions:
Jessica Wood
Graduate Studies Coordinator
614-292-6822

Faculty Support:
Nikki Herbert
Graduate Programs Coordinator
614-688-3663

MS in Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency Program Sites

Please review the information about the six residency sites. Without visiting each hospital, it is difficult for students to determine where they might find the best site for them to develop their skills. It is possible to interview at all six sites.

ASHP Accredited Health-System Residency Sites

Six of the areas top health-system pharmacies, featuring computerized order entry, barcode medication administration and decentralized–automated medication distribution (Pyxis®)

The Ohio State University Medical Center

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

  • Academic medical center
  • Four-hospital system—university,cancer, cardiology and community hospitals
  • Level 1 trauma center

Contact

Robert J. Weber, RPh, PharmD, MS, BCPS, FASHP
614-293-8470
weber.480@osu.edu

Grant

Grant Medical Center
An OhioHealth Hospital

  • Private tertiary care hospital
  • Level 1 trauma center
  • Member of 17-hospital health system

Contact

Brad Petersen, PharmD, MS
Residency Coordinator
714-566-7134
or
Curt Passafume, Jr., MBA, RPh
Residency Program Director
614-533-5263
curt.passafumejr@OhioHealth.com

Riverside Methodist

Riverside Methodist
An OhioHealth Hospital

  • Private tertiary care teaching hospital
  • Largest hospital in central Ohio
  • Heart hospital
  • Member of 17-hospital health system

Contact

Margaret A. Huwer, PharmD
614-566-4708
margaret.huwer@OhioHealth.com
or
Curt Passafume, Jr., MBA, RPh
Residency Program Director
614-533-5263

Children's

Nationwide Children’s Hospital

  • Pediatric tertiary care hospital
  • Six off-site Level II and Level III NICUs
  • Level I pediatric trauma center
  • America’s largest children’s hospital

Contact

Jenna Merandi, PharmD, MS
614-722-2092
Residency Program Director
jenna.merandi@nationwidechildrens.org

Kroger

Kroger Pharmacy

  • National community pharmacy system
  • Community pharmacy practice leaders
  • Columbus Division administration experience

Contact

Brigid K. Groves, PharmD, MS
Residency Coordinator
614-340-0144
brigid.groves@kroger.com

Pharmacy Systems, Inc.

Pharmacy Systems, Inc.

  • Regional leader in hospital pharmacy management services
  • 100 hospital pharmacy locations in a 9-state region
  • Robust network of 1,600+ healthcare professionals

Contact

Gretchen V. Lindsey, PharmD, RPh
614-766-0101
glindsey@pharmacysystems.com

 

Deadline is January 6, 2017

Instructions for the graduate school application are listed on our Apply page.