Residency Listing

WellStar Atlanta Medical Center
303 Parkway Drive, N.E., Box 422
Atlanta, GA 30312
Code: 34055
NMS Code: 146413
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Teresa I Pounds, Pharm.D., BCNSP
(404) 265-6582
Director of Pharmacy: Michael Pedreira, Pharm.D., MBA
(404) 265-4627
Program Contact: Tamara S. Wright, MBA
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Starting Date: 6/15/2019
Estimated Stipend: 47840
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The pharmacy practice residency at Atlanta Medical Center offers the opportunity for the resident to gain experience in many areas of pharmacy practice including pharmacokinetics, nutritional support, critical care, internal medicine, family practice, oncology, pharmacy administration, infectious disease, ambulatory care, cardiology, and neonatology.

Fringe Benefits:   

Health insurance at minimal expense, life insurance, 15 paid days off, 401(k), professional travel reimbursement and ASHP Mid-Year clinical meetings.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. or equivalent experience and eligibility for licensure in Georgia. Letter of intent, curriculum vitae, pharmacy college transcripts, three letters of recommendation (at least 1 of the 3 recommendations must be from a clerkship preceptor). Applications will only be accepted via PhORCAS.

Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary Care
Tax Status:


Professional Staff: 29
Non-Professional Staff: 28
Number of Medical Centers:


Total Beds: 467
Average Daily Census: 275
Site Special Features:   

Atlanta Medical Center is a 467-bed Level I trauma teaching hospital located in downtown Atlanta. The medical center provides general medical, surgical, and women's and children's services, as well as offering specialized programs such as cardiac surgery, oncology, perinatology, neonatology, rehabilitation, psychiatry, neurosurgery, and same-day surgery and emergency services.