The program’s goal is to provide the knowledge, skills and confidence required for a career as an internal medicine pharmacy practitioner. Rotations in Internal Medicine, infectious disease, critical care, ambulatory care, leadership, practice management, and Precepting are completed at the Buffalo General Medical Center. Academia is a longitudinal experience with didactic, facilitating, and committee responsibilities at University at Buffalo, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Elective rotations include anticoagulation, cardiology, emergency medicine, nutrition. The resident is an integral part of the medical team and provides frequent presentations to students, residents and physicians. A clinical research project and MUE are also required.
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Graduate of an ACPE accredited School of Pharmacy
Successful completion of PGY1 Residency
Eligible for NYS Licensure
On-site interview with formal presentation
An application form is not required, but the following items must be submitted through PHORCAS:
Letter of intent
Three professional references
Transcript of university grades
Application materials must be received by January 5 of the year you wish to begin the program to be considered for an on-site interview. A formal presentation is required during the interview.
About Kaleida Health - Buffalo General Medical Center - PGY2 Internal Medicine
Kaleida Health is a university-affiliated multi-facility system which includes Buffalo General Medical Center / Gates Vascular Institute (BGMC/GVI), DeGraff Memorial Hospital, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, and John R. Oishei Children's Hospital (OCH). Kaleida Health is the largest healthcare provider in Western New York, serving the area's eight counties with state-of-the-art technology and comprehensive healthcare services. BGMC/GVI offer many specialty services including: cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, infectious disease, nephrology, orthopedics, neurosurgery and neurology. Each facility has a strong tradition of outstanding service to the WNY community, dating back to as early as the 1800's. Academic affiliation is with University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Pharmacy and D’Youville College of Pharmacy. Kaleida Health offers PGY1 programs at BGMC and OCH and PGY2 program in Critical Care, Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine at BGMC.