PGY-2 Internal Medicine - Pharmacy - Careers - Eskenazi Health

The ASHP-accredited Eskenazi Health PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency prepares residents to successfully manage complicated adult general medicine patients in an acute care setting. Residents will work alongside a multidisciplinary team at an academic safety-net medical center, focusing on the care of underserved patients with a variety of medical and socioeconomic backgrounds. Available teaching opportunities target medical professionals at all stages of training through in-services, precepting, didactic lectures and the teaching certificate program.

Upon successful completion of the residency program, residents will have achieved the following:

  • Serve as an authoritative resource on the optimal use of medications
  • Optimize the outcomes of internal medicine patients by providing evidence-based, patient-centered medication therapy as an integral part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Demonstrate excellence in the provision of training and educational activities for health care professionals and health care professionals in training
  • Demonstrate leadership and practice management skills
  • Contribute to the body of pharmacy knowledge in internal medicine
  • Evaluate, manage and improve the medication-use process
  • Demonstrate additional skills that contribute to practicing effectively in the health care environment
  • Required Activities

    • Multiple departmental and hospital-wide meetings as assigned
    • Co-chairing pharmacy-focused hospital committee
    • Completion of the ASHP-provided list of organ systems-related topics
    • Internal medicine pharmacy research project and preparation of a manuscript suitable for publication
    • Internal Medicine Journal Club coordination and participation
    • Patient case presentations coordination and participation
    • Staffing requirements
    • Pharmacy Grand Rounds
    • Research project at a regional conference
  • Required Rotations

    • Orientation
    • Internal Medicine
      • Internal medicine
      • Internal medicine expanded services
      • Internal medicine with precepting
      • Internal medicine -- academia
    • Medical ICU
    • Ambulatory Care
  • Elective Rotations

    Core Electives

    • Cardiology
    • Emergency medicine
    • Geriatrics
    • Hematology/oncology
    • Infectious diseases (antimicrobial stewardship or rounding service)
    • Nephrology
    • Palliative care
    • Psychiatry
    • Pulmonary

    Additional Electives

    • Anticoagulation clinic
    • Burn
    • Clinical administration
    • Clot clinic (pharmacy managed DVT/PE clinic)
    • Gastroenterology clinic
    • HIV clinic
    • Nutrition support
    • Pedigo clinic at Horizon House
    • Practice management/administration/medical safety
    • Surgery/anesthesia
    • Toxicology
    • Transitional care clinic
    • Additional months of any required rotation
  • Application Information

    Requirements for Application:

    • Letter of intent
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Official college transcripts
    • Eligible for Indiana licensure


    All applications will be submitted using the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS).

    Applications will be reviewed and qualified applicants will be invited to participate in an on-site interview.