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The Touro College of Pharmacy invites applications for 12-month positions at the rank of Post Graduate Year 2 (PGY2) Pharmacy Resident in (Geriatrics)
PGY2 Resident will contribute to an innovative clinical practice in an in-patient setting and serve as a co-preceptor and role model for students on introductory and advanced pharmacy practice experiences
PGY2 Resident will provide didactic classroom teaching and recitation instruction on campus
PGY2 Resident will provide service on college committees, attendance and participation in departmental meetings and will perform other faculty duties as appropriate
PGY2 Resident will contribute to new knowledge (research) through research activities, poster presentations, publications, obtaining grants and/or contracts, clinical trials and other scholarly work.
PGY2 Resident will provide reports and other documents as requested by Department Chairs, Directors and Deans
Education, Preparation, and Training
Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE-accredited College of Pharmacy, completion of PGY1 pharmacy residency program, licensure or eligible for licensure in the State of New York.
Applicants should submit:
1) CV/curriculum vitae
2) Three letters of recommendation
3) A letter of intent delineating goals for completing a PGY2 residency program
4) Statement of teaching philosophy
5) Contact information of three references to the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS)
Additional Salary Information: Benefits and travel stipend to attend annual specialty meeting and American Society of Health System Pharmacist’s (ASHP) Mid-Year Clinical meeting
About Touro College of Pharmacy - NY - KingsBrook Jewish Medical Center
The Touro College of Pharmacy serves society through programs in pharmacy education, research and scholarship and by service to the community and the profession. The college strives to prepare students to be competent, caring and ethical professionals dedicated to providing care to patients and supporting the health care team. A compelling need exists for a program to educate the next generation of pharmacists on issues of health disparities and serving diverse populations. Increasing the number of minority health professionals and increasing the cultural awareness of the majority student population is a major thrust of the Touro College of Pharmacy in Harlem.
Reflecting the values of Touro College, the vision of the College of Pharmacy is to contribute to the building of a better society for all through improved health status of individuals and the community. This vision will be accomplished through adherence to the College of Pharmacy’s mission of increased educational opportunities to society as a whole and, more specifically, to the Harlem community through programs in pharmacy education, research and scholarship, and service to the community and the profes...sion. The College will strive to prepare students to be competent, caring, and ethical professionals dedicated to providing individualized care to patients, involved in community health, and supporting the health care team.