Residency Listing

MUSC Medical Center and College of Pharmacy
150 Ashley Avenue
MSC 584
Charleston, SC 29425
Code: 37108
NMS Code: 572352
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Critical Care Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Joseph E. Mazur, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCNSP
(843) 792-8443
Fax: (843) 792-1549
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: 2
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:   This residency is designed to train pharmacists to care for the critically ill patient. Training will be focused in rotations such as the medical ICU, neurosciences ICU, cardiothoracic ICU, surgical/trauma ICU, and medical-surgical ICU with diverse patient populations. The strength of the program lies in both the practice model at MUSC and the diverse experiences of each of the experienced preceptors, coupled with the strong affiliation with the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Fringe Benefits:   Details regarding fringe benefits can be located on the residency web site at
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Class Rank, 3 traditional letters of reference uploaded (2 letters from work supervisor/rotation preceptor), Advanced Practice Pharmacy Experiences (i.e. clerkships): How long were your advanced practice pharmacy experiences – how many weeks/ each and What was your typical patient load?
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.