Residency Listing

Syracuse Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
800 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210
Code: 22017
NMS Code: 158313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Michael Schmidt, Pharm.D., BCPS
(315) 425-4400 x53845
Director of Pharmacy: Jennie A. Lynch
(315) 425-4400 52072
Fax: (315) 425-2463
Program Contact: Michael Schmidt, Pharm.D., BCPS
(315) 425-4400 x53845
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/8/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 42113
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY-1 program is designed to provide the resident a well rounded inpatient and outpatient experience. Rotations will be offered in primary care, inpatient clinical pharmacy, hematology/oncology, infectious disease, anticoagulation, geriatrics, behavioral health. Residents will have staffing responsibilities of one weekend per month. The Syracuse Veterans Administration Medical center is an academic teaching institution. Syracuse New York offers a modest cost of living and is a medium sized city with many cultural resources.
Fringe Benefits:   Residents will be offered a competitive compensation package in addition to their stipend, Benefits will include paid sick time, vacation time and many federal holidays.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Graduate of an accredited pharmacy program, PharmD, pending successful licensure, academic transcripts, curriculum vitae, and 3 letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Hospital & Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Teaching/Tertiary Care Center
Patients Enrolled: 50000
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Number of Medical Centers: 8
Total Beds: 150
Average Daily Census: 120
Site Special Features:   Affiliations with Upstate Medical University, Lemoyne College and Albany College of Pharmacy University of Buffalo and St. John Fisher College.