Program Overview - Sinai Hospital Pharmacy Residency

PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Purpose

Residents will build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.

Pre-Residency Requirements

  • The resident must have received a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited school of pharmacy.
  • Residents are required to become a registered pharmacist in the state of Maryland.

Learning Experiences Offered

Required Learning Experiences:
  • Anticoagulation Clinic/ Ambulatory Care
  • Critical Care (MICU)
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine I
  • Orientation
  • Pharmacy Practice Management
Elective Learning Experiences

On-site electives:

  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Infectious Diseases II
  • Internal Medicine II
  • Psychiatry
  • Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU)

Off-site electives, based on availability:

  • Ambulatory Care
  • Pediatrics

*Mandatory experiences may be repeated as electives

Longitudinal Learning Experiences:
  • Clinical Pharmacy Administration
  • Distribution
  • Medication Safety
  • Residency Project
  • Pharmacotherapy Rounds/Teaching Hours

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