Amin Virani, PharmD
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Biography

Amin Virani is currently a PGY1 Pharmacy Resident at the University of Chicago Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois in Champaign and then went on to graduate with his Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). While studying at UIC, he worked as a pharmacy intern in the inpatient pharmacy. His professional interests include hematology/oncology and critical care.

 

PGY1 Research

Impact of an Oncology Clinical Pharmacist Specialist in an Outpatient Multiple Myeloma Clinic

 

Value of the UChicago Program

World renowned hospital allowing for access to novel treatment regimens and clinical trials

 

My Favorite Aspects of the UChicago Program

  • Knowledgeable preceptors

  • Large residency class 

 

Projects/Presentations/Activities​​

  • Teaching Certificate Program

  • Grand Rounds Presentation

  • Noon Case Report Presentation

    • tPA Dosing

    • Fomepizole for toxic alcohol ingestion

 

Committees

  • Resident Development

  • Pain & Palliative Care

  • ACCP Research Affairs Committee

 

Amin's PGY1 Learning Experience Schedule

Module 1: Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit

Module 2: Hematology/Oncology - Leukemia

Module 3: Internal Medicine

Module 4: Cardiology

Module 5.1: Pharmacy Practice Experience

Module 5.2: Medication Safety

Module 6: Anticoagulation Management Services Clinic

Module 7: Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Module 8: Administration

Module 9:  Antimicrobial Stewardship

Module 10: Hematology/Oncology – Bone Marrow Transplant Clinic

Module 11.1: TPN/Nutritional Services

Module 11.2: Pharmacy Practice Experience

Module 12: Medical Intensive Care Unit

 

Contact Information:

Amin.Virani@uchospitals.edu