NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH) is a 2600+ bed tertiary care facility consisting of two primary centers affiliated with the medical colleges of Columbia and Cornell Universities. The NYPH PGY2 residency program in solid organ transplantation is a 12-month full-time post-graduate training program for practitioners who desire to advance their knowledge and skills in transplant pharmacotherapy. This ASHP accredited PGY2 program will enable the resident to gain clinical, research, and teaching experience with focus areas in kidney, liver, lung, heart, pancreas and intestinal transplantation. Required rotations include inpatient kidney transplant at Columbia, kidney transplant at Cornell, liver transplant, heart transplant, lung transplant, pediatric transplant and kidney transplant ambulatory clinic. The program is flexible and focuses on the goals of the resident, but is intended to provide a well-rounded clinical, research and teaching experience.
Qualified candidates will have a Pharm.D and a PGY1 residency or equivalent experience. Candidates must be eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in the State of New York.
About NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is one of the largest and most comprehensive healthcare institutions in the world. It is committed to excellence in patient care, research, education, and community service. In collaboration with two renowned medical schools, Weill Cornell Medical College and Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is consistently recognized as a leader in medical education, groundbreaking research, and innovative, patient-centered clinical care. Based in New York City, it is a leading provider of inpatient, ambulatory, and preventive care in all areas of medicine. With some 2,600 beds and more than 6,500 affiliated physicians and 20,000 employees, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital sees more than 2 million visits annually, including close to 15,000 infant deliveries and more than 310,000 emergency department visits. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is ranked #1 in the New York metropolitan area by U.S. News and World Report and repeatedly named to the Honor Roll of “America’s Best Hospitals.”