Residency Listing

Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Childrens Hospital
4440 W 95th Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Code: 41056
NMS Code: 712869
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Emergency Medicine Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Marc McDowell, PharmD, BCPS
(708) 684-6230
Fax: (708) 684-2710
Director of Pharmacy: James Jensen, PharmD, BCPS
(708) 684-5726
Fax: (708) 668-2710
Program Contact: Marc McDowell, PharmD, BCPS
(708) 684-6230
Fax: (708) 684-2710
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-12-31
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   
  • 4 Full-time EM pharmacists
  • 68 Bed Adult ED
  • 22 Bed Pediatric ED
  • 120,000 patient encounters annually
  • Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Cardiac, Lung, and Kidney Transplant Service
  • Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Program
  • Level I Trauma Center, Level III Perinatal Center
  • On-Site Cardiac Catheterization
  • PGY-2 Emergency Medicine Program (ASHP Accredited); PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Program
  • Teaching Certificate Program (Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy)
Fringe Benefits:   Health insurance, dental insurance, eye insurance, 401K Reimbursement, paid American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP) membership and professional meeting registration to the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   
  • Pharm.D. Degree from an ACPE Accredited College of Pharmacy
  • Eligible for Illinois Licensure
  • Phorcas Application
  • United States citizen
  • Graduated from or currently enrolled in ASHP accredited PGY-1 program (or in accreditation process)
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Advocate Health System
Model Type(s): Teaching
Patients Enrolled:


Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 50
Non-Professional Staff: 70
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 788
Average Daily Census: 788
Site Special Features:   Advocate Christ Medical Center & Children's Hospital is a 788 bed community teaching, research, and tertiary care hospital, Level I trauma center, Level III perinatal center, and one of the largest hospitals in the Chicago area. It is part of Advocate Health Care, Chicago's largest provider of health care, which consists of 8 hospitals. The hospital is also home to several medical residency programs including Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Emergency Medicine, and Pediatrics.