Residency Listing

American University of Beirut Medical Center
Riad El Solh Street
Beirut 1107 2020, LB
Code: 02010
NMS Code: 263313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Candidate
Residency Program Director: Rony Zeenny, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS-AQ ID
+961 1 350 000 x8093
Fax: +961 1 345 325
Director of Pharmacy: Ulfat Usta, R.Ph., MS, BCPN
+961 1 350 000 x6574
Fax: +961 1 345 325
Program Contact: Rony Zeenny, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS-AQ ID
+961 1 350 000 x8093
Fax: +961 1 345 325
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-31
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Interview Required: Yes
Multisite: No
Residency Special Features:   This program is a one year residency program designed to allow pharmacists to develop strong foundational pharmacotherapy, operational and practice management skills to develop clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certifications and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training. Required rotations and experiences include internal medicine, critical care medicine, pediatrics, oncology, practice management, hospital pharmacy practice, medication safety and the completion of a research project. Electives include: neonatal intensive care unit, cardiac care unit, infectious diseases.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance plan, sick leave, vacation, and holidays in addition to professional travel reimbursement
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Eligibility for Lebanese licensure as registered pharmacist, college transcripts, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, 3 completed reference writer forms via PhORCAS, PharmD degree (6 years of education) from accredited schools of pharmacy in Lebanon or United States, and Lebanese citizenship. All application materials will be accepted through PhORCAS. Licensure to practice in Lebanon is a must requirement for the residency program per ASHP guidelines and standards.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private for privately operated
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Professional Staff: 40
Non-Professional Staff: 70
Total Beds: 400
Site Special Features:   AUBMC is the only medical institution in the Middle East to have earned the four international accreditations of JCI, Magnet, CAP, and ACGME-I to its superior standards in patient-centered care, nursing, pathology/laboratory services and graduate medical education.