The residency will be structured to meet the goals and objectives of the individual resident, while meeting the ASHP requirements for a PGY2 residency in Emergency Medicine. St. Joseph’s/Candler is a 714 bed community-based regional referral health system comprised of two hospitals with an annual combined emergency department censes of over 100,000 patients. The goal of this PGY2 emergency medicine residency is to train pharmacy practitioners who will be qualified to work in a variety of emergency medicine or critical care environments. The resident will participate in a Graduate Certificate program through The University of Georgia receiving a Graduate Certificate upon completion. Teaching opportunities will include precepting PGY1 residents and PharmD students and didactic teaching via either distance learning or on-campus instruction.
U.S. Citizenship and completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency. Transcript(s), CV and a minimum of three letters of recommendation are required for consideration. Licensure in the State of Georgia must be obtained.
Internal Number: PGY2EmerMed
About University of Georgia/St. Joseph's Candler
The Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy has three major components: Clinical Pharmacy, Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics and Pharmacy Care Administration. Together they make up a diverse and thriving department with locations in Athens, Augusta, Albany and Savannah. We offer doctor of pharmacy, residency and graduate programs in partnership with leading health care providers. Our goal is to be nationally and internationally recognized in the areas of public health, drug policy, pharmacoeconomics and outcomes related to drug therapy. We intend to be a leading program for therapeutics-related research that connects the basic science laboratory with clinical practice. Our Clinical Pharmacy group practices and teaches pharmaceutical care at the cutting edge of the profession throughout Georgia in a variety of community, inpatient and outpatient settings. Practice sites located in Athens, Augusta, Albany and Savannah enrich the health of Georgians while educating our students and contributing to the stature of the College. The Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics group, jointly based at the University of Georgia in Athens and Georgia Regents University in Augusta, ...conducts nationally and internationally recognized translational research from laboratory to patient bedside. Pharmacy residents and graduate students (Ph.D.) work together in research, training and education in this area. Our Pharmacy Care Administration group, located in Athens, conducts both research and practice focused on health economics and pharmacoeconomics, public health policy, and analysis of the outcomes of health care delivery with the aim of improving outcomes in health services and pharmaceutical care delivery. Graduate faculty and students (Ph.D.) collaborate closely with clinical faculty and residents in both education and research.