Residency Listing

WakeMed Health and Hospitals
Department of Pharmacy
3000 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610
Code: 36035
NMS Code: 686852
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Critical Care Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Erin A. Ledford, Pharm.D., BCPS-AQ, Cardiology, BCCCP
(919) 350-7337
Director of Pharmacy: Abbie A Crisp Williamson, Pharm.D., MHA, BCPS
(919) 350-8240
Program Contact: Erin A. Ledford, Pharm.D., BCPS-AQ, Cardiology, BCCCP
(919) 350-7337
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month specialty residency
Number of Positions: 1
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY2 Critical Care Residency at WakeMed will prepare the resident to: provide exceptional patient care and unsurpassed service in a critical care area; serve on multidisciplinary committees that focus on critical care medicine; develop leadership and practice management skills within and outside of the employing institution; identify opportunities to improve patient and/or provider quality and safety; provide experiential training or serve as a teaching assistant for healthcare professionals; obtain a teaching and/or leadership certificate.
Fringe Benefits:   The program offers a competitive stipend, comprehensive benefits package (refer to, paid days off, administrative leave for professional conferences.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD from an accredited college of pharmacy, successful completion of a PGY1 Residency,licensed or eligible for licensure in NC.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Acute Care Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 5841
Non-Professional Staff: 2647
Number of Medical Centers: 6
Total Beds: 600
Average Daily Census: 540
Site Special Features:   WakeMed Health & Hospitals’ Raleigh Campus is the only certified primary stroke center and Level I Trauma Center in Wake County. The Heart Center is one of the highest volume centers in the United States. WakeMed also has a Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and is one of seven Harvard developmental training sites. The WakeMed system includes a hospital in Cary and stand-alone EDs at the North, Apex, Garner and Brier Creek Healthplexes.