Residency Listing

East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
Code: 72012
NMS Code: 244313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Taraya Gerard, Pharm.D.
(504) 503-6245
Director of Pharmacy: Eric Renker, Pharm.D., RPh
(504) 503-6255
Fax: (504) 503-4860
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-04
Starting Date: 2019-06-24
Estimated Stipend: 40000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   *NMS Code 244313 - traditional PGY1 pharmacy residency.  This PGY1 pharmacy residency develops pharmacists with skills to successfully practice as a clinical pharmacist in an acute care setting by providing in-depth experiences in a ambulatory care, family practice, critical care, oncology, management, geriatrics, and informatics. Elective rotations include infectious diseases, investigational drug services, academia, cardiology, and emergency medicine pharmacy. Residents also have the opportunity to earn a antimicrobial stewardship certificate. 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, professional travel reimbursement, select paid holidays, and paid vacation.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. or or equivalent experience and eligibility for licensure in Louisiana. A completed application must be submitted by the application deadline.
Owner Affiliate: Hospital
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Total Beds: 440
Average Daily Census: 320
Site Special Features:   East Jefferson General Hospital is a 440 bed nonprofit community hospital that provides caring, compassionate healthcare specializing in oncology, cardiology, geriatrics, rehabilitation, diabetes management, and wound care. We are located in the greater New Orleans area.