University affiliations offer opportunities to work with students, residents, and faculty, journal clubs, and other educational opportunities.
Pharmacy Services at Sentara Healthcare is affiliated with two of Virginia’s pharmacy schools:Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy
Rated among the nation's top professional graduate programs, the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy
is at the scientific forefront in Pharmacy, Pharmaceutics, and Medicinal Chemistry education and research.Hampton University School of Pharmacy
A relatively new pharmacy school, Hampton University School of Pharmacy
delivers an innovative, technologically-advanced curriculum. The school offers an integrated curriculum where experiential education is dispersed throughout the professional program. The ultimate goal of the experiential program is to produce a well-rounded, competent, responsible, knowledgeable, and caring pharmacy professional who can deliver exemplary pharmaceutical care as well as effectively communicate with diverse patients and colleagues.Sentara Healthcare is also affiliated with
Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS)Eastern Virginia Medical School
is a private, community-based medical school that accepted its first medical students in 1973. As a community-based medical school, EVMS does not own a teaching hospital. Instead, it works in partnership with hospitals, physicians, and clinics throughout the region. This community-based approach to medical education provides students and residents with a broad base of clinical experience, a chance to discover what it is like to serve a wide range of patients in a variety of settings. For the region as a whole, these educational partnerships spread the benefits of an academic medical center throughout the region, improving the quality of life and the quality of health care for the entire community.