Residency Listing

MUSC Medical Center and College of Pharmacy
150 Ashley Avenue
MSC 584
Charleston, SC 29425
Code: 37100
NMS Code: *147813,147821,147822
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Carolyn Bondarenka, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS
(843) 876-5946
Fax: (843) 792-2360
Director of Pharmacy: Heather Easterling, Pharm.D., MBA
(843) 792-5691
Fax: (843) 792-2360
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12-mo residency
Number of Positions: 9
Interview Required: Yes
Multisite: The MUSC Medical Center is comprised of four hospitals: Ashley River Tower, Children's Hospital, Institute of Psychiatry, and University Hospital. Organizationally, MUSC is set up in service lines: Children and Women's, Digestive Diseases, Heart and Vascular, Musculoskeletal, Neurosciences, Oncology, Transplant; and Trauma, Critical and Acute Care. Numerous outpatient facilities include the Ashley River Tower, Rutledge Tower Clinics, Family Medicine Center and affiliated faculty practice ambulatory care centers.
Residency Special Features:   *NMS Code 147813 - traditional. NMS Code 147821 - Non-traditional. NMS Code 147822 - International. Residents in PGY1 residency programs are provided the opportunity to accelerate their growth beyond entry-level professional competence in patient-centered care and in pharmacy operational services, and to further the development of leadership skills that can be applied in any position/practice setting. PGY1 residents acquire substantial knowledge required for skillful problem solving, refine their problem-solving strategies, strengthen their professional values and attitudes, and advance the growth of their clinical judgment. For additional information about program specific attributes please see for International Applicants:
Only International applicants who have completed a pharmacist training program affiliated with MUSC College of Pharmacy can apply to the International Track and will be considered based on the merits of his/her application. If an International applicant is not from one of these training programs, he/she is welcome to apply to the General Track if they are eligible to work in the US and will be considered based on the merits of his/her application.
Fringe Benefits:   Details regarding fringe benefits can be located on the residency web site at
Special Requirements for Acceptance:
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: State
Model Type(s): Teaching, Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 117
Non-Professional Staff: 110
Number of Medical Centers: 7
Total Beds: 709
Average Daily Census: 650
Site Special Features:   The Medical University of South Carolina is a state university with a medical center and six colleges for the education of a broad range of health professionals, biomedical scientists and other health related personnel. The Medical Center provides a rich diversity of experiences in education and training of students, residents and fellows. The MUSC Medical Center and College of Pharmacy Residency Programs are offered on the MUSC Medical Center campus by the MUSC Medical Center and College of Pharmacy.