Residency Listing

Anne Arundel Medical Center
2001 Medical Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21401
Code: 35034
NMS Code: 270613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Candidate
Residency Program Director: John D Ness, BScPharm, PharmD, RPh
(443) 481-4834
Fax: (443) 481-4845
Director of Pharmacy: James Caldwell, Pharm.D.
(443) 481-4835
Fax: (443) 481-4845
Program Contact: John D Ness, BScPharm, PharmD, RPh
(443) 481-4834
Fax: (443) 481-4845
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month / PGY1 Residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-12-31
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Multisite: N/A
Residency Special Features:   
The AAMC Pharmacy will welcome its second class of pharmacy residents to the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program in July 2019. The 12-month candidate ASHP PGY1 program is designed to prepare pharmacists for general and specialized clinical pharmacy practice. Individuals completing the program will be able to provide direct patient care in a broad range of both inpatient and outpatient clinical practice settings.

Pharmacy experiential settings include:  Acute Inpatient Care, Women’s and Children’s Pharmacy, Ambulatory and Employee/Outpatient Pharmacy, Anticoagulation Clinic, Outpatient Infusion Center Pharmacy and Ambulatory Primary Care Pharmacy Services. These expanded services provide many opportunities to gain experience within a variety of therapeutic areas including intensive care, internal medicine, oncology, infectious disease, geriatrics, and pediatrics.
Fringe Benefits:   Overview of Benefits:
-Health, dental, and vision insurance
-Reimbursement for professional travel
-Sick and professional leave
-2 weeks paid vacation
-Free on-campus parking
-BLS/ACLS certification provided
-On-site exercise equipment
Special Requirements for Acceptance:    
  • PharmD from an accredited college of pharmacy
  • Licensed or eligible for Pharmacist Licensure in Maryland
  • Maryland licensure to be obtained within 60 days of the start date; Maximum 90 days.
  • Application documents submitted via ASHP Matching Program by December 31, 2018, to include:
    • Letter of intent/personal statement
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Transcripts from pharmacy school (undergraduate transcripts not required)
    • Three professional references
    • One personal reference
  • On-site interview.
  • Available to begin program during the last week in June 2019.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Regional
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 55
Non-Professional Staff: 54
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 425
Average Daily Census: 245
Site Special Features:   Founded in 1902, Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) includes a 425 bed not-for-profit hospital, a medical group, imaging services, a substance use treatment center, and other health enterprises. AAMC is nationally recognized for its joint replacement center, emergency heart attack response and cancer care. A leader in women’s services, AAMC ranks second in Maryland for number of births annually and has a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. With more than 1,100 medical staff members, 4,700 employees and 750 volunteers, AAMC consistently receives awards for quality, patient satisfaction and innovation. The medical center is centrally located in beautiful Annapolis, MD, often referred to as the “Sailing Capital of the World.”