WakeMed PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program
The PGY-1 program at WakeMed provides residents with the experience and knowledge necessary to become competent practitioners.
This 12-month postgraduate training experience is designed to develop the following core competencies:
- Managing and improving the medication-use process
- Providing evidence-based, patient-centered medication therapy management
- Exercising leadership and practice management skills
- Providing medication and practice-related education/training
- Utilizing medical informatics
WakeMed's PGY-1 program offers a competitive stipend, comprehensive benefits package, accrued paid days off, and administrative leave to attend conferences.
Program Start Date: June 23, 2014
- Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy.
- Licensure/eligibility for licensure in North Carolina.
- Exceptional knowledge, communication skills, and leadership qualities.
Qualified candidates will be invited for an on-site interview
ROTATIONS & REQUIRED ACTIVITIES
- Internal Medicine
- Adult Critical Care
- Drug Information
- Medication Safety
- Pharmacy Administration
- Ambulatory Care
- Infectious Disease
- Critical Care (Medicine, Surgery, Cardiology, Pediatrics/Neonatal)
- Cardiology (2nd month)
- Emergency Medicine
Additional Required Activities:
- Complete and present a residency research project at a conference
- Prepare a manuscript suitable for publication
- Complete Medication Use Evaluation(s)
- Lead two journal clubs and three formal case presentations
- Present an ACPE-approved continuing education program
- Clinical staffing duties 4 shifts a month
How to Apply
APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 3, 2014
To apply, visit www.wakemed.org and click on "Employment at WakeMed" > "External Candidates" and search by title for "Pharmacist, Resident."
Required Materials Submitted via PhORCAS:
- Pharmacy school transcripts directly from school
- Letter of interest
- Curriculum Vitae
- Three letters of recommendation
Contact Lynn Eschenbacher, PharmD, MBA, FASHP
Clinical Manager, Pharmacy