The PGY1 pharmacy residency program at Hahnemann University Hospital provides an excellent training experience that develops the resident both clinically and professionally. The purpose of the residency program is to prepare pharmacists for positions in clinical practice, academia, and advanced practice in a PGY2 specialty training program. Upon completion, residents will be self-directed learners possessing clinical competence, leadership and professional skills while exhibiting the confidence to excel in diverse practice environments.
Required rotations and experiences: Internal medicine, critical care MICU, critical care STICU, solid organ transplant, oncology, infectious diseases, emergency medicine, investigational drug service, practice management, and transitions of care.
Required longitudinal experiences: ambulatory transplant clinic, research projects, teaching certificate, and staffing operations.
Elective rotations based on resident interests: antimicrobial stewardship, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hepatology, pharmacy informatics, nephrology, neurology, and toxicology.
Application materials required to be submitted through PhORCAS include: College transcripts, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, 3 completed reference writer forms.
Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania upon completion of a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.
About Hahnemann University Hospital PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency
Located in Center City Philadelphia, Hahnemann University Hospital is a 496-bed academic medical center focused on providing high-quality, person-centered care to all patients. Our rich history of clinical excellence and innovation dates back to 1848. Hahnemann University Hospital is affiliated with St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia and is an academic affiliate of Drexel University College of Medicine. Hahnemann University Hospital is owned and managed by American Academic Health System.