Residency Listing

St. Joseph's Hospital/St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy
301 Prospect Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13203
Code: 22033
NMS Code: 168913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Christine Rahme, Pharm.D., BCPS
(315) 448-5195
Director of Pharmacy: Bernard Delello, R.Ph., FNYSCHP
(315) 448-5199
Fax: (315) 448-6535
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: PGY1 Pharmacy/12 Months
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-07
Starting Date: 2019-06-17
Estimated Stipend: 51000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Our PGY-1 residency is affiliated with St. John Fisher College Wegman’s School of Pharmacy. The program is clinical in nature with exposure to centralized pharmacy and computer/robot-assisted distribution systems. There are required learning experiences which include three internal medicine rotations (two rotations will be with our medical education rounding services, and one focused on transitions of care), medical intensive care unit, infectious diseases, emergency medicine, ambulatory care, drug information, academic teaching, pharmacy leadership, and research. The resident may elect additional training with services such as cardiology, operating room, population health, pain management, medication safety, informatics and other areas of practice. This program requires the resident to complete the academic teaching certificate program at St. John Fisher College.
Fringe Benefits:   20 days paid Earned Time Off (ETO), eligible for SJH employee health/dental/vision/life insurances, paid travel to ASHP Midyear and Annual Assembly hosted by NYSCHP.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD , licensure in New York within 3 months of initiation of residency training, letter of intent, official college transcript, CV, three letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Community Teaching Hospital (Acute Care)
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 35
Non-Professional Staff: 39
Total Beds: 451
Average Daily Census: 90
Site Special Features:   St. Joseph’s Health provides services to patients from Onondaga and 15 surrounding counties. The hospital was ranked by Consumer Reports among the top 15 heart surgery centers in the country, US News “Best Regional Hospital” and a 15-time winner of the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award.  It offers general medical/surgical care, medical and surgical intensive care, intensive care nursery for neonates, emergency services, orthopedic surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, interventional cardiology, infectious disease, and hosts the largest family medicine residency program in the Northeast.
St. John Fisher College is a coeducational liberal arts college located in Pittsford, N.Y.  The College now offers 32 academic majors, as well as nine pre-professional programs.  Fisher also offers 12 Master’s and three doctoral programs. The ACPE accredited Wegman’s School of Pharmacy opened its 37,000 square foot facility in 2006.