Cedars-Sinai Pharmacist -Investigational Drug Oncology in United States

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is an 886-bed acute, level 1 tertiary care teaching hospital located in the heart of Los Angeles, just a block away from Beverly Hills. The Pharmacy Department has over 380 staff members who provide comprehensive inpatient pharmacy services as well as outpatient services via 2 cancer centers and 4 outpatient pharmacies pharmacy services. The Department has accredited residencies in pharmacy practice and health-system pharmacy management and is affiliated with schools of pharmacy in California.

Investigational Drug Oncology Pharmacist

Summary of Essential Job Duties:

Organizes and maintains Investigational Drug Services across Oncology Services for CSMS and works collaboratively with other Investigational Drug Pharmacists to provide safe and effective services. Participates in Research and IRB related activities to assure compliance with federal, state, FDA, and other regulations. Develops policies, procedures and SOPs for safe and efficient storage, preparation, distribution and control of investigational drugs. Develops educational material and provides education to healthcare professionals related to the protocol compliance. Prepares and maintains comprehensive, accurate, and timely records and reports including usage and dispensing records, collection forms, financial and budgeting information. Serves as a resource and liaison for principal investigators, research sponsors, the IRB, and pharmacy.


Note: New Hires must successfully pass a background check, a prohibited substance screening and a pre-employment physical.

EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

Educational Requirements:

•PharmD, Three years or equivalent experience as an inpatient pharmacist in a teaching medical center with experience with investigational drugs

•Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY2 Oncology preferred.

•Board Certification in a specialty practice preferred.

•Excellent interpersonal and professional skills.

•Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

License/Certification/Registration Requirements:

BLS certification as outlined in the Pharmacist Responsibilities in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation(C.P.R.) and Code Blue Procedure: Pharmacy Policy and Procedure Board Certification in a specialty practice preferred.

Current pharmacy licensure in the State of California