Residency Listing

Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2490
Code: 22400
NMS Code: 150013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Mark J Sinnett, Pharm.D., FASHP
(718) 920-2944
Fax: (718) 798-0722
Director of Pharmacy: Frank P Sosnowski, M.S.
(718) 920-4529
Fax: (718) 798-0722
Program Contact: Mark J Sinnett, Pharm.D., FASHP
(718) 920-2944
Fax: (718) 798-0722
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 5
Application Deadline: 1/9/2019
Starting Date: 07/01/2019
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Montefiore Medical Center seeks to develop a pharmacist into a more highly trained, competent and confident health-system pharmacy practitioner. The resident will be accountable for achieving positive and safe patient outcomes as a member of an interdisciplinary health-care team through the provision of Pharmaceutical Care and the education of patients and health care professionals. Program allows for added emphasis on drug therapy outcomes, professional development, writing/publishing and research activities depending upon the individual resident's plan. Health-system clinical pharmacy specialists serve as preceptors for residents throughout core learning experiences in acute and ambulatory care pharmacy practice and practice management. Residents are actively involved in all aspects of the management of centralized and decentralized pharmacy services. A major project is required.
Fringe Benefits:   Health and life insurance, dental plan, 10 vacation days, 10 days for hospital visits and ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Eastern States Conference, travel stipend, food and educational allowance, competitive housing onsite.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Eligibility for New York internship/licensure, college transcript, letter of intent, three letters of recommendation, and interview.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 106
Non-Professional Staff: 94
Number of Medical Centers: 4
Total Beds: 1400
Average Daily Census: 1300
Site Special Features:   Montefiore Medical Center is a full-service medical facility serving as the primary health resource for more than 1.5 million Bronx residents, the tertiary care referral center for the tri-state metropolitan area, and the primary teaching facility of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. It is located in the north central Bronx, only 2 miles south of Westchester County, a well-known suburb, and 40 minutes by public transportation to midtown Manhattan.