The residency program at Miami Valley Hospital builds upon Doctor of Pharmacy education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists who are:
Responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions
Eligible for board certification
Eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training
After orientation, the resident will begin a series of nine monthly rotations and other longitudinal activities designed to the meet the goals and objectives of the residency program. The residency program includes a staffing component of every other weekend. A major project will also be completed and presented at a regional pharmacy residency conference.
Required Learning Experiences
Longitudinal Learning Experiences
Education and Communication
Teaching Certificate (Optional)
Selective Learning Experiences
Resident must choose at least 2 of 4
Elective Learning Experiences
Included, but not limited to:
15 days paid time-off
Entitlement to all benefits for full-time employees of Premier Health
Travel to attend ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting
Free on-site gym access
BLS and ACLS certification
The program offers two PGY1 resident positions.
Interested candidates should submit the following items via PhORCAS to the Program Director no later than January 1, 2019.
Letter of Intent – one page letter explaining why the candidate is interested in the position and what qualifications he/she has that are not fully captured within the remaining application packet
Three letters of recommendation
All pharmacy residents for the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency program must be U.S citizens and must be eligible for Ohio licensure. Upon receipt and review of all application materials, individual candidates will be selected for on-site interviews at Miami Valley Hospital in January and February.
About Miami Valley Hospital
Miami Valley Hospital (MVH) is a large, full-service, acute care hospital located in Dayton, Ohio and is a member of the Premier Health (PH) network of hospitals. As the largest health care provider in the region with 970 beds, Miami Valley Hospital operates the area’s only Level I Trauma Center with air medical services, high-risk obstetrics, perinatal center and nationally recognized Level III NICU, all in the same facility. Miami Valley Hospital is a top 100 hospital in the United States for clinical excellence and holds numerous awards from Healthgrades, Forbes, and US News and World Report. The Hospital is a certified member of the MD Anderson Cancer Network, a program of MD Anderson Cancer Center. It is also a Comprehensive Stroke Center. The Hospital is affiliated with Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and is fully accredited by The Joint Commission.