Residency Listing

Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
2750 West 15th Place
Chicago, IL 60608
Code: 41046
NMS Code: 688663
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Sameer Shah, Pharm.D., MHA
(773) 257-2012
Fax: (773) 257-2892
Director of Pharmacy: Sameer Shah, Pharm.D., MHA
(773) 257-2012
Fax: (773) 257-2892
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-26
Estimated Stipend: 51500
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration residency is designed to provide the resident with a solid background in the administration of comprehensive pharmaceutical services across an integrated health system. The goal of the residency is to develop pharmacy leaders who are trained and prepared to assume a management level position in a health system. The resident will be immediately integrated into the management team. The areas of focus of the residency year include personnel utilization/management, pharmacy operations, clinical services, medication safety, inventory management, financial stewardship, technology/informatics and strategic planning. Please visit for more details (program specifics, highlights, pictures, etc.) on our PGY2 HSPA program (go to students & residents section and then pharmacy section).
Fringe Benefits:   The resident is provided health and dental insurance, sick leave, lab coats, paid vacation and professional travel reimbursement.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. degree, completion of an ASHP accredited PGY-1 residency, eligible for Illinois licensure. Three letters of recommendation, letter of intent, college transcripts and onsite interview.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private Community
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 32
Non-Professional Staff: 36
Number of Medical Centers: 16
Total Beds: 778
Average Daily Census: 445
Site Special Features:   Sinai Health System is comprised of Mount Sinai Hospital (320 bed teaching, research, and tertiary care facility), Holy Cross Hospital (274 bed community hospital), Sinai Children’s Hospital (74 bed teaching facility), Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (110 bed teaching facility), Sinai Medical Group, Sinai Community Institute, and Sinai Urban Health Institute. Located 4 miles from downtown Chicago, Mount Sinai Hospital is a Level I Adult and Pediatric trauma center, contains a Level III NICU & PICU, and an ED with approximately 60,000 visits annually. Extensive technology exists throughout the medication management system: CPOE, BCMA, eMAR, smart pumps and central pharmacy automation. The Pharmacy department is affiliated with several colleges of pharmacy and provides practice experiences for over 100 students annually.