Residency Listing

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
111 S. 11th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
https://hospitals.jefferson.edu/staff-pharmacy/residency-opportunities.html
Code: 23404
NMS Code: 567867
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Cardiology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Brandi N. Thoma, Pharm.D.,BCPS (AQ-Cardiology)
(215) 955-3830
Email: brandi.thoma@jefferson.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Francis J Natale, BS, Pharm.D.
(215) 955-4162
Email: francis.natale@jefferson.edu
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions:

1

Application Deadline:

1/1/2019

Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 58000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The focus of the residency program is clinical practice, involving experiences with multiple inpatient cardiology services (Medical and Surgical Cardiac ICU, General Cardiology), outpatient cardiology clinics, and the heart transplant and mechanical circulatory support services. Residents will develop skills in managing drug therapy for patients with multiple disease states being affected by or affecting the cardiovascular system, and in educating health care professionals and healthcare professionals in training. The resident will also act as the secretary for the Cardiology and Thrombosis Subcommittee and participate in the Code Blue team. The program is extremely flexible and multiple elective experiences can be chosen to complement the individual resident’s career goals.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Health insurance; paid time off; paid holidays; meal allowances; discounted parking and public transportation; professional travel allowance; and faculty appointments.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   This is a PGY2 residency and requires prior completion of a PGY1 residency. Eligibility for Pennsylvania Pharmacy licensure.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Academic Medical Center/Tertiary Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 100
Non-Professional Staff: 89
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 957
Average Daily Census: 750
Site Special Features:   U.S. News and World Report ranks Thomas Jefferson University Hospital to be among the 50 best hospitals in the country for cardiac care and heart surgery. The Jefferson Heart Institute was opened in 2002 with 50,000 patient visits last year. The Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplant program was added in 2004. The Jefferson Heart Institute has distinguished itself as one of the most comprehensive facilities for cardiac services in the region.