Residency Listing

Forbes Hospital and West Penn Hospital
2570 Haymaker Road
Monroeville, PA 15146
Code: 23085
NMS Code: 252113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Jenifer Blasinsky, Pharm.D.
(412) 578-1653
Fax: (412) 578-5555
Director of Pharmacy: Michael Namisnak, Pharm.D.
(412) 858-2395
Fax: (412) 858-2701
Program Contact: Jenifer Blasinsky, Pharm.D.
(412) 578-1653
Fax: (412) 578-5555
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Estimated Stipend: 44000
Interview Required: Yes
Multisite: As a multi-site residency, the resident will have the opportunity to do core rotations at different hospitals, thus gaining a more varied learning experience.
Residency Special Features:   A comprehensive hospital residency program with emphasis on clinical services. The flexible program includes one-month rotations in critical care, internal medicine, emergency medicine, inpatient anticoagulation, infectious diseases, practice management, and elective options in oncology, BMT, burn, trauma, and neonatal intensive care. Each resident must complete a research project for successful completion of the program.
Fringe Benefits:   Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and prescription drug; 13 personal days, travel time and reimbursement, free parking.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Licensed/eligible for Pennsylvania licensure, letter of intent, residency interest form, curriculum vitae, three professional letters of recommendation, and academic transcript
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, tertiary
Professional Staff: 66
Non-Professional Staff: 48
Number of Medical Centers: 2
Total Beds: 614
Average Daily Census: 360
Site Special Features:   An opportunity to obtain a teaching certificate through Duquesne University is available.