ASHP accredited since 1977, the program has a long standing history of producing highly qualified pharmacists able to function in a variety of clinical areas within the hospital setting. Preceptors with specialized knowledge and training in antimicrobial stewardship, cardiology, critical care, emergency medicine, investigational drug services, medication safety, oncology, pain management and pediatrics are dedicated to the teaching and training of residents and students from local colleges of pharmacy.
Applicants must be graduates of an accredited school of pharmacy, eligible for Illinois licensure and US Citizen or permanent resident of the US
Application materials required include:
A Letter or Intent
Curriculum vitae (CV)
Transcript, 3 references (at least 2 from clinical preceptors)
About Advocate Lutheran General Hospital PGY1 Residency
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is a leading health care provider in Chicago’s North and Northwest suburbs offering a Level I Trauma Center, access to national clinical trials and advanced medical technologies. As a nationally recognized academic and research hospital, patients have access to the most advanced treatment in the areas of cardiology, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics and women’s health. Located on the campus is Advocate Children’s Hospital, one of the 14 largest children’s hospitals in the country. Lutheran General is part of Advocate Aurora Health, the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the United States.