Residency Listing

Maimonides Medical Center
4802 Tenth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Code: 22651
NMS Code: 601269
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Emergency Medicine Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Jason M Brady, Pharm.D., BCPS
(718) 283-1422
Fax: (718) 283-8029
Director of Pharmacy: Fredrick Cassera, RPh, MS, MBA
Program Contact: Jason M Brady, Pharm.D., BCPS
(718) 283-1422
Fax: (718) 283-8029
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-21
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 41200
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Unique and exciting clerkship opportunities include rotations in Toxicology, Resuscitative Care, Pediatric and Geriatric Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care, Disaster Management, Bioterrorism Preparedness and Clinical Pharmacy Operations. Several opportunities exist for academic pursuit through affiliation with the Long Island University and Fiorello H. LaGuardia Community College. Publication in prestigious pharmacy and emergency medicine journals is highly promoted. Residents will present formal lectures, prepare a major project to be presented at ASHP’s Midyear Clinical Meeting, and fulfill weekly short-call requirements in the Emergency Department. Residents also have the opportunity to pursue Emergency Medicine related certifications and attend monthly Toxicology Conferences at the New York City Poison Control Center and annual Emergency Medicine Conferences.
Fringe Benefits:   Competitive stipend, two weeks paid vacation, health insurance, travel to ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Eastern States Conference, modern office with personal computer and PDA.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Graduate from an ACPE-accredited College of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy degree with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA, and licensed or eligible for licensure in New York (US citizenship).
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 1228
Non-Professional Staff: 5112
Total Beds: 705
Site Special Features:   The Emergency Department of Maimonides Medical Center receives 100,000 visits annually, of which 30,000 patients are admitted. Maimonides is surrounded by the 2.5 million residents of Brooklyn and serves and incredibly varied patient population. More than 67 languages are spoken at Maimonides with representation of many different cultures. Given the diversity of our patients, Maimonides residents have the benefit of first hand experience with a broad range of pathology not available at other training centers. Our patients are a decade older on average than those seen in other urban Emergency Departments and reflect what others will be seeing in ten years. It is the acuity of our patients, the support of our surrounding communities, and the dedication of our faculty that distinguish us among other programs in nation.