Residency Listing

Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28203
Code: 36800
NMS Code: 166613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: John M. Hammer, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, DPLA
(704) 355-3366
Fax: (704) 355-5206
Director of Pharmacy: Michael Mango, Pharm.D., MBA
(704) 355-4140
Fax: (704) 355-5206
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 6
Application Deadline: 2019-01-01
Starting Date: 2019-06-17
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Carolinas Medical Center (CMC), a level 1 trauma and academic medical center, is the flagship hospital for Atrium Health. The PGY1 pharmacy residency program offers a comprehensive training experience that accelerates growth of each resident's skills and abilities in patient care, pharmacy operations (within the facility and across the health-system), quality and medication safety, project management, leadership, and teaching. Monthly rotation opportunities include internal medicine, infectious diseases, ambulatory care, cardiology, critical care, hematology/oncology, pediatrics, solid organ transplant, behavioral health, clinical toxicology and pharmacy administration. Longitudinal learning experiences include practice management, operational core, and research. A more detailed overview of required and elective rotations is available on the program website. The breadth of resources available at Atrium Health, as well as the variety of learning experiences and diversity of preceptors, provides flexibility for the resident to focus on individual clinical interests and career goals. Graduates of the program will be fully prepared to successfully pursue further advanced training, such as a PGY2 pharmacy residency or pharmacy fellowship, or enter the pharmacy workforce.
Fringe Benefits:   Residents receive medical and dental insurance, as well as prescription plan coverage, at no cost. Additional benefits include ten paid time off days; dedicated office space with double monitor desk-top computer, phone, printer, and storage/filing space; pager; laptop and/or iPad; remote computer access; daily meal allowance; three lab coats; travel allowance for the ASHP Midyear Meeting and other selected conferences.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy or equivalent degree from an ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy, eligibility for pharmacist licensure in North Carolina, must be a U.S. citizen or a U.S. permanent resident (i.e. have a U.S. Green Card). Individuals who require visa sponsorship are not eligible candidates for our residency program. Application instructions and materials, including the link to our supplemental application form, can be found on our website.
Training Site Type: Academic Medical Center, Health-System
Owner Affiliate: Charlotte Mecklenburg Hospital Authority
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care, Level 1 Trauma Center
Professional Staff: 70
Non-Professional Staff: 70
Total Beds: 874
Average Daily Census: 800
Site Special Features:   Please visit for additional information regarding Atrium Health, Carolinas Medical Center, faculty, current residents, alumni, pharmacy department services, and the city of Charlotte.