This adult PGY1 program is designed to provide 12 full, consecutive months of training at Winter Haven Hospital. The resident will collaborate with the medical staff to assure rational prescribing of medications, work with patients to enhance their knowledge of the medications they receive, and partner with nursing to improve the overall safety of medication use. Most of the residency is flexible and can be adapted to the resident’s specific areas of interest. The Department of Pharmacy has clinical pharmacists with expertise in a variety of fields, including and not limited to cardiology, infectious disease, ambulatory care, geriatrics, oncology, neurology, critical care, surgery, internal medicine, and therapeutic policy and management.
Eligible candidates will have obtained a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from an ACPE-accredited College of Pharmacy prior to the start of the program and must be eligible for licensure as a Registered Pharmacist (RPh) in the state of Florida
Candidates who meet eligiblity requirements are invited to apply for a PGY1 residency position by submitting an application via PhORCAS (Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service) by January 10th, 2019. Required Application Materials: • Completed application form in PhORCAS • Letter of intent with career objectives • Current curriculum vitae • Official College of Pharmacy transcripts • Three (3) letters of recommendation using the forms provided in PhORCAS
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