Residency Listing

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset
110 Rehill Avenue
Somerville, NJ 08876
Code: 21022
NMS Code: 239413
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Nancy Doherty, M.S. RPh
(908) 595-2641
Fax: (908) 685-2981
Director of Pharmacy: Stuart Vigdor, BS Pharm, RPh
(908) 595-2911
Fax: (908) 685-2981
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 Months
Number of Positions: 2
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This PGY-1 residency will enable residents to acquire a broad range of clinical, distributive, management, and teaching skills. Specialty rotations include infectious diseases, ambulatory care at Family Practice clinic, oncology, and pharmacokinetics. Residents will have the opportunity to complete a teaching certificate program at Rutgers University. Residents are expected to present at Medical Grand Rounds, complete a research project, and have an active role in interdisciplinary committees.
Fringe Benefits:   Benefits include health insurance, financial support to attend conferences and for professional memberships, and 10 PTO & 12 sick days.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   ACPE-accredited Pharm.D., licensed/eligible for licensure in New Jersey, letter of intent, college transcripts, CV, US Citizenship, and three reference letters.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Non-Professional Staff: 16
Number of Medical Centers: 8
Total Beds: 365
Average Daily Census: 250
Site Special Features:   Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is comprised of an acute-care community hospital in Somerset and an academic medical center in New Brunswick. RWJ Somerset is located in Somerville, approximately 50 miles from both New York City an Philadelphia. The Joint Commission and the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services have designated the Somerset Campus as a Primary Stroke Center.