Residency Listing

Spartanburg Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
101 East Wood Street
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Code: 37003
NMS Code: 198713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Kristen G Turner, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
(864) 680-2475
Fax: (864) 560-7102
Director of Pharmacy: Phillip M Humphrey, PharmD, BCPS
(864) 809-9568
Fax: (864) 560-7026
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 2019-01-01
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 47500
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Spartanburg Medical Center is dedicated to preparing pharmacy residents to assume positions as well-rounded hospital pharmacists or pursue second year postgraduate training in a specialty field. The twelve month postgraduate curriculum will provide exposure and practical experience in decentralized clinical services, pharmacokinetics, medication safety, pharmacy education, clinical pharmacy specialty services, departmental and organizational administration, clinical research, and pharmacy staffing. Spartanburg Medical Center offers a diverse array of rotations including critical care, internal medicine, pediatrics, infectious disease, cardiology, emergency medicine and optional experiences in ambulatory care. Residents will have the opportunity to present formal lectures, provide in-services, precept students, and develop a residency project. Residents will also have the opportunity to complete a teaching certificate offered through collaboration with Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy.
Fringe Benefits:   SMC offers: health insurance, sick leave, professional leave, paid vacation, free parking, and professional travel reimbursement (ASHP midyear and SERC).
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Graduate ACPE School of pharmacy. Eligible for South Carolina license (please note South Carolina intern hour requirement of 500 hours in addition to maximum of 1000 intern hours obtained through pharmacy school). Please submit academic transcripts, curriculum vitae, three recommendation forms, and letter of intent via PhORCAS (please see website for specific format of letter of intent).
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Not for profit
Model Type(s): Community
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 47
Non-Professional Staff: 42
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 575
Average Daily Census: 540
Site Special Features:   Spartanburg Medical Center is located in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains convenient to Atlanta, Charlotte and a short drive to Charleston. Spartanburg Medical Center is a level 1 trauma center with greater than 100,000 ER admissions, an accredited stroke center, a level III NICU, a nationally accredited chest pain center, and an MD Anderson oncology affiliate. Spartanburg Medical Center is also affiliated with the Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy, the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy, and the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine.