Residency Listing

The University of Vermont Health Network-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
Department of Pharmacy Services
75 Beekman Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Code: 22058
NMS Code: 222113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Elena G. Plante, Pharm.D., BCPS
(518) 562-7316
Director of Pharmacy: Michael J. Garvey, Pharm.D., BCPS
(518) 562-7920
Fax: (518) 562-7183
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month
Number of Positions: 2
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The Pharmacy Practice Residency Program at the University of Vermont Health Network-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital offers comprehensive training to prepare residents for clinical pharmacy practice. Residents have training opportunities in emergency medicine, internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery/anesthesiology, infectious diseases, medication therapy management/transitional care as well as hospital pharmacy pharmacotherapy, clinical pharmacokinetics, and hospital pharmacy administration. The residency experience will be rich with short-term and longitudinal projects, presentations to hospital clinicians, and opportunities to precept IPPE and APPE students.

Fringe Benefits:   Health Insurance, paid time off, conference travel funding, paid membership dues
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm. D., US Citizen, eligibility for NY licensure (Applicants MUST visit, Office of Professions for Pharmacy to understand NY licensing requirements), letter of intent, curriculum vitae, transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Model Type(s): Community
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 25
Non-Professional Staff: 19
Total Beds: 341
Average Daily Census: 200
Site Special Features:   

The University of Vermont Health Network-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital provides the quality care and services rarely found in a rural setting. We are the largest health-care provider in the North Country. Our commitment to being the best coupled with the attractiveness of the Adirondack region enable us to recruit excellent physicians and employees. Plattsburgh is a haven for people who love the outdoors and respect nature, but still want to be close to metropolitan centers of activity. Living here means that you can ski Whiteface Mountain, shop in Montreal and dine in Vermont – all in one weekend.