The PGY1 residency program at St. Luke’s University Health Network offers the resident the opportunity to grow and learn in an innovative, dynamic environment. Our residents are exposed to a variety of practice areas that will prepare them for a successful career in clinical hospital pharmacy practice. The PGY1 pharmacy residency program builds on the 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. Rotations offered include Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Infectious Diseases, Antimicrobial Stewardship, Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Trauma, Cardiology, Neonatal Intensive Care, Oncology, Ambulatory Care, Behavioral Health, and Practice Immersion. Longitudinal experiences include Health System Management, P&T Committee participation, and a research project.
Number of residents: up to 3 per year
Start Date: last week of June 2020
Application requirements include completed Phorcas documents, college and pharmacy school transcripts, 3 references, CV, and letter of intent.
Applicants must be a graduate of or anticipated to graduate from an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy by program start. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania by the start of the program.
An on-site interview as offered by the program is required.
About St. Luke's University Health Network
St. Luke's University Health Network is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of 15,000 employees providing services at 10 hospitals and over 300 outpatient sites. SLUHN hosts an ASHP-accredited PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program at its 400 bed St. Luke's University Hospital in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.