Pharmacist Advanced Training
To keep your career on track, we have leadership opportunities that will allow you to expand your skills and continue to pursue excellence in everything you do. With 18 different leadership programs, VA gives you every opportunity to grow in your career.
Offers direct, convenient access to thousands of VA's learning activities, including instructor-led, satellite and Web-based training, books, and other instructional products.
"I think VA really encourages you to get involved in not only just the day-to-day affairs, but in each other’s lives, too.”
– Helen, Pharm.D., Pharmacist
Provides education debt reduction reimbursements to employees with qualifying loans who are in health care professional positions providing direct-patient care services, or services incident to direct patient care.
Given to full- and part-time VA employees currently enrolled in, or accepted to, an accredited education program. The scholarship covers tuition costs and related expenses.
Employees with Federal student loans may be eligible for the national loan forgiveness program.
We give you the chance to develop your skills in an exciting, forward-thinking environment. We go above and beyond to engage our pharmacy clerkship students.
The largest pharmacy training program in the nation, with a variety of practice settings and areas throughout the VA system.
Further your education and sharpen your job skills in a traditional classroom setting, or through on-the-job training, or by participating in self-paced study and online programs.
A world of educational opportunities at your fingertips, employees can take their pick of professional development opportunities and work-related courses offered by Government and private organizations.
Familiarize yourself with VA pharmacy practice through our extensive orientation, advanced clinical pharmacy training, continuing education support, and our pharmacists network.
Sharing knowledge among our nationwide network of more than 6,000 VA pharmacists via e-mail groups, conference calls, regional meetings, and national pharmacy conferences.