Residency Listing

Saint Peter's University Hospital
Department of Pharmacy
245 Easton Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Code: 21018
NMS Code: 229613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Avni Desai, Pharm.D
(732) 745-8600 x8732
Fax: (732) 246-4995
Director of Pharmacy: John Yanoschak, BS Pharm, MBA, RPh
(732) 745-8535
Fax: (732) 246-4995
Program Contact: Avni Desai, Pharm.D
(732) 745-8600 x8732
Fax: (732) 246-4995
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-15
Estimated Stipend: 42000
Residency Special Features:   This residency program is designed to develop skilled, well-rounded, confident members of the patient care team. Core learning experiences include internal medicine, antimicrobial stewardship, critical care, emergency medicine, pain management, pediatrics, service commitment, practice management, and project. A variety of elective learning experiences are available, ie. transitions of care, oncology, PICU, NICU, informatics, management, medication safety, and Rutgers Teaching Certificate Program. Each resident will complete a major project, participate in committees, attend conferences, provide educational lectures for clinicians, and co-precept pharmacy students.
Fringe Benefits:   Each resident receives health care benefits, two weeks paid vacation, 7 paid holidays, parking, discount meals, and professional travel reimbursement.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D., eligibility for licensure in New Jersey, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, academic transcript, and three letters of recommendation.  Due to an issue with Phorcas, the application deadline of January 8th has been extended to January 15th.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 37
Non-Professional Staff: 27
Total Beds: 478
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   Saint Peter's University Hospital has been serving the healthcare needs of central New Jersey for more than a century. It has grown to become a technologically advanced, acute care teaching hospital that provides a broad array of services to the community. Saint Peter's is an affiliate of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and a major clinical affiliate of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, which includes New Jersey Medical School and Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy.