Legacy Health is proud to offer one position for a one-year PGY2 specialty residency in infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship.
Through the course of the year, this program will mentor the resident to build on the foundation of knowledge and skills achieved in their prior experiences to develop expertise in infectious diseases pharmacotherapy while also teaching skills sought after in today’s job market.
The core experiences include the Infectious Diseases consultative services, who care for a spectrum of patient populations throughout the health system, antimicrobial stewardship, infectious diseases clinic, microbiology and molecular diagnostics, teaching, and research. A variety of elective experiences are available, promoting flexibility in accordance to the resident’s goals, strengths and needs. These include academia, critical care, emergency medicine, informatics, epidemiology and outcomes, pediatric infectious diseases, and transplant infectious diseases
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of pharmacy. Completion of an accredited PGY1 (Postgraduate Year One) pharmacy residency program prior to start date.
Licensure/Certification: Current Registered Pharmacist license (RPh) for applicable state required within 4 months of hire. In instances where the resident starts without being licensed in Oregon, an Oregon pharmacy intern license must be in place. ACLS and/or PALS required within 3 months of hire.
Internal Number: LHS1
About Legacy Health
Our legacy is good health, for our people, our patients, our communities, and our world.
Legacy Health is a not-for-profit Oregon based integrated health system of six hospitals and dozens of clinics located throughout the Portland/Vancouver metro area. With more than 10,000 employees and growing, Legacy is one of the largest private sector employers in the area. We provide a combined network of health care services: acute and critical care, a Level 1 Trauma Center, the Oregon Burn Center, inpatient and outpatient treatment, community health education and a variety of specialty services, including superior cardiac and stroke programs.