The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital-Chicago (PSJH-C) contributes to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions. The residency program provides comprehensive educational training based on the interests of the resident. Residents from this program will be eligible for clinical pharmacist positions, PGY2 training programs, and board certification.
The Presence Saint Joseph Hospital-Chicago PGY1 Pharmacy Residency program is designed to train select, highly motivated, and highly qualified pharmacists in advanced pharmacy practice. This program offers a wide range of learning experiences, including Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Cardiology, Infectious Diseases, Emergency Medicine, Oncology, Inpatient Headache, Transitions of Care, Ambulatory Care, and Pharmacy Management. Longitudinal experiences will include Clinical Services Management and Medication Safety, among others. Residents will develop, present, and prepare a manuscript for a major research project. They will also complete a teaching certificate through Midwestern University and will serve as preceptors for PharmD students completing clinical clerkship training at PSJH-C.
Applications must be submitted electronically through PhORCAS. Necessary application materials include:
1. Letter of intent
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Three letters of reference using the PhORCAS Standardized Reference Template
4. Official college of pharmacy transcript
About Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Chicago
Presence Saint Joseph Hospital is an award-winning academic medical center on Chicago’s north side overlooking the shores of Lake Michigan and Lincoln Park. Established in 1868, we have grown with the community and are known for advanced care in cardiology, headache, oncology, cardiology, minimally invasive surgery, plastic surgery, neonatal care, and treatment of HIV. Dedicated to delivering an exceptional patient experience, we are recognized as one of the best hospitals in Chicago by U.S. News & World Report and have received an “A” rating by The Leapfrog Group. Many of our providers have been locally or nationally recognized for clinical expertise, innovative programs, and academics. At Presence Health, we are invested in training the next generation of physicians, pharmacists, and other health care providers.