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The ASHP-accredited Eskenazi Health Post-Graduate Year 1 (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency is defined as organized and directed postgraduate training in general pharmacotherapy.

The purpose of the Eskenazi Health PGY1 Residency Program is to build on Doctor of Pharmacy education and outcomes and to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions. Residents who complete the program are eligible for board certification and for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training. 

Upon successful completion of the Eskenazi Health PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, the resident shall be able to:

  • Provide patient-specific pharmaceutical care in ambulatory and inpatient settings
  • Educate patients, students and health care professionals
  • Apply the skills of continuous quality improvement to advance the medication use process
  • Demonstrate behaviors consistent with self-improvement and lifelong learning
  • Practice skills consistent with competent pharmacists

View Current Residents and Program Graduates

  • Salary and Benefits

    • $47,476 stipend
    • 28 days paid time off
    • Medical insurance available
    • Excellent and diverse work environment
    • Office space with individual computer
    • Lab coat provided
  • Required Activities

    • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support training and certification
    • Presentation of Pharmacy Grand Rounds
    • Completion of a medication use evaluation
    • Assistance with development of or modifications to a drug class review/drug monograph/treatment guideline or protocol
    • Participation in performance improvement project
    • Completion of didactic coursework, teaching experience, formal presentation, teaching philosophy and teaching portfolio for the Indiana Pharmacy Resident Teaching Certificate (IPTeC) Program
    • Presentation of research project work via poster presentation
    • Manuscript of research project suitable for publication
  • Required Monthly Rotations

    • Pharmacy Orientation

    • Ambulatory Care (primary care, infectious disease or psychiatry)

    • Critical Care (burn, medical/pulmonary or trauma/surgical)

    • Drug Information and Medication Use Policy

    • Infectious Diseases (antimicrobial stewardship or acute care consult service) 

    • Internal Medicine (2 months)

    • Practice Management

    • Research

  • Required Longitudinal Rotations

    • Committee co-chair of a medication-related committee

    • Professional Responsibility

    • Research

    • Staffing

    • Teaching/Education

  • Elective Rotations

    • Cardiology
    • Case Conference (longitudinal teaching experience)
    • Oncology
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Inpatient Psychiatry
    • OR/General Surgery
    • Academia (with practice focus in cardiovascular risk reduction or psychiatry)
  • Application Information

    All application materials should be submitted using the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS)

    Applicants – PhORCAS Requirements

    References – PhORCAS Requirements

    • Standardized reference form (available in PhORCAS)
    • In lieu of a letter of recommendation, we ask that the recommender answer the questions from the Supplemental Eskenazi Health PGY1 Residency Recommendation Form and include this information in the program specific information section of the standard recommendation.
    Program Match Code:  177113

    Application Due Date: Dec. 28, 2018
  • Contact Us

    Questions? Please email us at pharmacyresidency@eskenazihealth.edu.
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