Residency Listing

UPMC Hamot
201 State Street
Erie, PA 16550
Code: 23470
NMS Code: 126413
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Brad E Cooper, Pharm.D., FCCM
(814) 877-2257
Fax: (814) 877-2711
Director of Pharmacy: Jennifer M. Belavic, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCPS, FASCP
Program Contact: Brad E Cooper, Pharm.D., FCCM
(814) 877-2257
Fax: (814) 877-2711
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 2018-12-31
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 44000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Residents are actively involved in providing pharmaceutical care including formal consults (Pharmacokinetics, nutrition support). Required rotations: internal medicine, medical critical care, Trauma/Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit, antimicrobial stewardship, distribution,neonatal intensive care, administration, and clinical teaching. Residents are actively involved in committees including Pharmacy and Therapeutics and AMS. Multiple presentations are given throughout the year to physicians, nurses, and pharmacists. There are opportunities to give formal lectures to LECOM pharmacy students as well as precept pharmacy students.
Fringe Benefits:   10 vacation and 12 sick days. Health and life insurance provided. Travel to ASHP midyear clinical meeting and residency conference and free meals.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Must be eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania. Academic transcript, curriculum vitae, letter of intent and three letters of recommendation required for application.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Model Type(s): Community Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 33
Non-Professional Staff: 35
Total Beds: 412
Average Daily Census: 350
Site Special Features:   UPMC Hamot is affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. It is located on the shore of Lake Erie in the northwest corner of the state of Pennylvania between the cities of Cleveland, OH and Buffalo, NY. UPMC Hamot has won the Thomas Reuters Top 100 National Hospital Awards as well as the US News and World Report awards in Neurology, Pulmonary, Heart and Heart Surgery and Orthopedics.