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Clinical Pharmacy Specialist-Research(FT/Days)


Job Description

Job Title:  Clinical Pharmacy Specialist-Research (FT/Days)

This position is located in Lancaster, PA

$5,000 sign on with a 2 year committment (external candidates only)

Full-time, 1.0, 80 hours per two weeks working Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:30 pm with no weekends or holidays.  Will support Oncology Research and the Research Institute

POSITION SUMMARY: The position facilitates and supports all aspects of investigational product preparation, distribution and reconciliation; complies with standard operating procedures (SOPs), good clinical practices, protocol guidelines and any State or Federal regulations to ensure the efficient and compliant provision of Pharmacy Research Services. The position is the direct interface between pharmacy and research teams within LGH as well as the interface with individuals from industry and outside LGH partnering for studies which require the use of medication.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:

  • Assumes responsibility for managing pharmacy specific clinical trial tasks, including, but not limited to, development and review of departmental SOPs and working procedures associated with all medication-related research, oversight of documentation and storage of investigational drug products, billing for Pharmacy services provided.
  • Serves as subject matter expert supporting Infusion Pharmacy staff members in the preparation and dispensing of investigational drug agents
  • Participates in feasibility studies for potential research trials.  Represents the Pharmacy Department in project/client meetings, sponsor initiation and monitoring visits. Participates in internal and external audits as needed
  • Maintains CITI certification
  • Determines workload and charging required to support research studies
  • Providing clinical pharmacy care as part of clinical trials

SECONDARY FUNCTIONS: The following duties are considered secondary to the primary duties listed above:

  • Educating staff on requirements of investigational drug services (IDS) pharmacy
  • Enters IS requests for research medications to be built
  • Acts as a pharmacists when necessary
  • Participating as clinical PI or sub PI as allowed/appropriate for the study
  • Others duties as assigned



  • B.S. pharmacy or PharmD required
  • Completion of a PGY residency or equivalent experience
  • Current licensure (or elibable for reciprocate) in Commonwealth of PA required
  • A healthcare provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs


  • Oncology experience
  • Investigation drug pharmacy expereicne
  • Supervisory experience

This position requires a professional License #LI-MD1

Benefits At A Glance:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:

  • 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
  • Child Care Subsidies
  • Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes


PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.


Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

CAMPUS Full Time Posted on 06/21/2022