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 presented 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 completion of the residency program, residents shall 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
    • Patient case presentations
    • Staffing requirements fulfillment
    • Pharmacy Grand Rounds
    • Research project at a regional conference
  • Required Rotations

    • Orientation (one month)
    • Internal medicine (three months)
    • Internal medicine/academia – Butler University and/or Purdue University (one month)
    • Medical ICU (one month)
    • Ambulatory care (one month)
  • Elective Rotations

    Core Electives

    • Cardiology
    • Emergency medicine
    • Geriatrics
    • Hematology/oncology
    • Infectious diseases
    • Nephrology
    • Pulmonary
    • Palliative care
    • Psychiatry

    Additional Electives

    • Anticoagulation clinic
    • Burn
    • HIV clinic
    • Nutrition support
    • Clinical administration
    • 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


    For the 2017-2018 residency year, all applications will be submitted using the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS).

    *** No postmarked application materials will be accepted. ***

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