Residency Listing

Emory Decatur Hospital
2701 North Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033
Code: 34000
NMS Code: 119913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Rodna A. Larson, Pharm.D.
(404) 501-5542
Fax: (404) 501-1431
Director of Pharmacy: Lawrence Henderlight, PharmD
(404) 501-5561
Fax: (404) 501-1431
Program Contact: Rodna A. Larson, Pharm.D.
(404) 501-5542
Fax: (404) 501-1431
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-04
Starting Date: 2019-06-17
Estimated Stipend: 49000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY1 residency is designed to train pharmacists to be competent and confident in providing pharmaceutical care to a broad patient population with a variety of disease states and to prepare them for clinical positions in acute care settings or for pursuing further specialized training in a PGY2 residency program. Required rotations include Orientation, Pharmacokinetics/General Clinical, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Neonatology, Nutritional Support, Oncology, Emergency Medicine, Research Project, and Pharmacy Practice Management/Drug Policy Development. Electives rotations include Infectious Diseases/Antimicrobial Stewardship, Pharmacy Informatics, Investigational Drug Service, Outpatient Oncology, and any required rotation as an advanced rotation. Opportunities to earn a teaching certificate and work with 4th-year pharmacy students are available.
Fringe Benefits:   Paid time off, health insurance, professional meetings travel assistance
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D and eligibility for GA Pharmacist license by September 15th.  Completion of online application in PhORCAS© including pharmacy school transcript, curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and three references.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 451
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   DeKalb Medical is now part of Emory  Healthcare...Georgia's most comprehensive academic health system. Emory Decatur Hospital (EDH) formerly known as DeKalb Medical at North Decatur is a 451 bed community hospital located 8 miles from downtown Atlanta in Decatur, Georgia. EDH's goal is to be a true health and wellness partner to the members of our community. We offer a wide range of specialties and services including cancer care, maternity services, orthopedics, and weight-loss surgery. For more than 50 years we have steadfastly worked to earn our patients' trust through an uncompromising commitment to quality which continues today.