Residency Listing

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside (Shadyside Campus)
Department of Pharmacy
5215 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Code: 23032
NMS Code: 132213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Michele Hebda, Pharm.D., BCPS
(412) 623-4165
Director of Pharmacy: Bryan E. Yourich, Pharm.D.
(412) 647-7526
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 47486
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   UPMC Shadyside offers the breadth of a tertiary care teaching hospital combined with the applicability and opportunities of a community hospital with a large primary care provider base. Shadyside residents will develop clinical skills in a variety of settings, with a high degree of rotation flexibility for personalization. Unique learning opportunities include optional focus on family medicine, integration with a physician training program, participation in existing multidisciplinary practice improvement workgroups, and Mastery of Teaching certificate program through the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy.
Fringe Benefits:   Health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. Ten paid time off days; Travel stipend available. ACLS/BCLS provider courses
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Completed ACPE-accredited pharmacy program, Pennsylvania licensure eligibility, pharmacy school transcript, curriculum vitae, letter of intent, three letters of recommendation, onsite interview.
Training Site Type: Hospital, Outpatient Health Center
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary/Community.Health Center – Certified Medical Home, Primary Care
Number of Medical Centers: 4
Total Beds: 520
Average Daily Census: 450
Site Special Features:   -Available focus on family medicine: whole person approach to patient care for all ages with a focus on continuity -Integration with physician training program allows opportunities to learn interprofessional communication, to teach physician audiences and to precept physician learners. -Large tertiary care hospital with areas of excellence including oncology and interventional cardiology balanced with aspects of community hospital practice. -Health center across the street from hospital in a livable area of the city. Many conveniences within walking distance.