The residency program was established in 1968 as the first pharmacy residency in New York City. The program was later accredited by the American Society of Hospital Pharmacists in 1975. The program consists of a 6 week general orientation, followed by eleven months of learning experiences. The required 5 week rotations are:
Critical Care (6 weeks)
Family Medicine or Cardiology
Infectious Diseases and
Solid Organ Transplantation
Longitudinal learning experiences include Research, Weekend Supervision/Staffing, Practice Management and Clinical On-Call.
In addition , there are 8 elective rotations experiences in academia, anesthesiology, care management, geriatrics, informatics, NICU, oncology, pediatrics .
Minimum entrance requirement is a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited school of pharmacy. Applications are accepted through PHORCAS and the ASHP Matching Program only.
About Montefiore Medical Center
As the academic medical center and University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center is nationally recognized for clinical excellence—breaking new ground in research, training the next generation of healthcare leaders, and delivering science-driven, patient-centered care. Montefiore is ranked among the top hospitals nationally and regionally by U.S. News & World Report. For more than 100 years we have been innovating new treatments, new procedures and new approaches to patient care, producing stellar outcomes and raising the bar for medical centers in the region and around the world. As we build on this momentum, we continue to advance the practice of medicine and set the standard for excellence.