The PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Residency Program is an organized, directed postgraduate training program that centers on developing the competencies necessary to provide pharmacist care to patients with infectious diseases. The resident will receive well-rounded training experience that will enable the resident to succeed in the areas of service, teaching, and scholarly activities. Most of the resident’s clinical experiences will be on the infectious diseases consult team. The resident will also complete experiences or rotations in clinical microbiology laboratory, antimicrobial stewardship, critical care unit, HIV Clinic, and on the bone marrow transplant service. Additional elective experiences can be scheduled to meet the resident’s interests. The resident will actively participate on the Antimicrobial Stewardship Subcommittee of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and will gain experience in formulary development and evidence-based decision making.
Number of Positions: PGY-2 Infectious Diseases – 1
Starting Date: All Residents – July 1, 2020
Estimated Stipend: $50,000+
Interview Required: Yes
Fringe Benefits: Comprehensive flexible benefits packages including medical, dental, vision, life and disability. In addition, the residents receive paid days off, paid holidays, and financial support for travel to professional and educational programs and professional society meetings.
About WVU Medicine
WVU Hospitals, a 710-bed tertiary care center, serves as the primary teaching destination for West Virginia University’s health professions schools. We are a member of the West Virginia United Health System.
The clinical excellence of WVU Hospitals has been nationally recognized (Level One Trauma Center, Magnet recognition for nursing, etc.), and we are widely considered a leading employer of choice for our employee-friendly environment and approach.
WVU Hospitals, the flagship campus of WVU Medicine, includes the flagship hospital Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Children’s Hospital, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center, and the Chestnut Ridge Psychiatric Center on the same campus in Morgantown. University Healthcare in the eastern part of the state and Potomac Valley Hospital in Keyser, WV, are subsidiaries of WVU Hospitals, Inc.