Residency Listing

Pennsylvania Hospital
Department of Pharmacy
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Code: 23050
NMS Code: 208813
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Yogini N. Patel, Pharm.D., BCPS
(215) 829-8673
Director of Pharmacy: Suzanne Y Brown, M.S., R.Ph.
(215) 829-5847
Fax: (215) 829-5475
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-07
Starting Date: 2019-07-02
Estimated Stipend: 47000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The focus of the residency program at Pennsylvania Hospital is developing a core skill set in drug information and literature evaluation, pharmacotherapy evaluation and management, interdisciplinary team effectiveness, presentation development and delivery, and direct patient care. Core rotations are precepted by a clinical specialist in that area and include general medicine, critical care, infectious diseases, anticoagulation, and pharmacy management. Teaching opportunities include patient education, providing in services, precepting students, and participating in regular journal club sessions.
Fringe Benefits:   Health, prescription, dental, and vision insurance; 10 days of PTO, 6 paid holidays, travel allowance
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. or equivalent experience; eligibility for licensure in Pennsylvania; letter of intent;curriculum vitae; pharmacy school academic transcript; three letters of recommendation (atleast one trom a clinical facuity preceptor); and interview
Training Site Type: Penn Medicine
Model Type(s): Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Total Beds: 520
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   Penn Medicine is a world-renowned academic medical center dedicated to discoveries thatadvance science, to outstandiqg patient care throughout the world, and to the education ofphysicians and Scientist who carryon our legacy of excellence, Pennsylvania Hospital, the nation'sfirst hospital (co-founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1751), whose many expert clinical programsinclude the Women's Cardiovascular Center, the Center for Bloodless Medicine and orthopedics and maternity.