University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center, in conjunction with the College of Pharmacy at Northeast Ohio Medical University, is offering a postgraduate year two (PGY2) internal medicine residency program with a focus in academia. The purpose of the UH Geauga Medical Center and NEOMED PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program is to cultivate practitioner/educators by developing direct patient care skills in a team-based environment, strong evidence-based medicine knowledge and a foundation of teaching and leadership skills. Graduates will gain the ability to balance practice and academic responsibilities, allowing them to pursue a career as internal medicine pharmacy clinicians, full time faculty members or shared faculty members in a dual clinical/academic role. Approximately 80 percent of the residency will be spent at the practice site including three days of internal medicine practice and one day of ambulatory care practice. The focus of the practice site experiences will include:
developing patient assessment and therapeutic regimen design skills while rounding with the interprofessional Internal Medicine Service.
providing patient care in the medication management and geriatrics outpatient clinics.
educating pharmacists and other health care providers on the evidence-based treatment of common diseases encountered on an Internal Medicine service.
The remaining 20 percent of the resident’s time will be spent precepting pharmacy students and residents, completing on-campus rotations that have a focus in providing the resident with a wide variety of academic experiences and fulfilling teaching responsibilities. Specifically, academic experiences will include:
rotations in areas such as academic leadership, instructional design and faculty development.
teaching large and small groups as assigned.
participating in committee work as assigned.
attending college and department meetings.
For more information, visit us at http://www.uhhospitals.org/geauga/services/pharmacy/education-programs/residency-programs/pgy-2-internal-medicine-academia-pharmacy-residency or https://www.neomed.edu/pharmacy/residency/pgy2-internal-medicine/
Doctor of Pharmacy degree from accredited institution Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 pharmacy residency Participation in ASHP/NMS Matching Program Eligibility for Ohio pharmacy licensure Curriculum vitae Letter of intent College of pharmacy transcripts Three letters of recommendation US citizenship
Internal Number: UH GEAUGA PGY2
About University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center
University Hospitals is a 1,032-bed tertiary medical center located in northeast Ohio and is an affiliate of Case Western Reserve University. Included in UH are University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, among the nation’s best children’s hospitals; University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, part of National Cancer Institute-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University (the nation's highest designation); and University Hospitals MacDonald Women’s Hospital, Ohio’s only hospital for women.
More than 24,000 physicians and employees constitute University Hospitals and its partnership hospitals, ranking it Northeast Ohio’s second largest private sector employer. UH performs more than 4.5 million outpatient procedures and nearly 63,000 inpatient discharges annually.