This ASHP-accredited specialty residency in infectious diseases is a 12-month PGY2 program. The PGY2 infectious diseases resident will work primarily with clinical pharmacists specializing in infectious diseases. Each resident’s schedule will be tailored to meet individual needs but will include experiences in the following areas: clinical microbiology, antimicrobial stewardship, general inpatient infectious diseases consult service, transplant infectious diseases consult service, and HIV/infectious diseases outpatient clinic. Elective rotation opportunities are available (based on specific interests of the resident) in other practice areas including, but not limited to: pediatric infectious diseases, solid organ transplant, hematologic malignancies/hematopoietic stem cell transplant, and various intensive care units. Completion of a research project and involvement in teaching at St. Louis College of Pharmacy, University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis is expected.
This PGY2 residency participates in the ASHP residency matching program. Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited school of pharmacy, successful completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency, and licensure in Missouri with MTS certification is required.
About Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital is a 1250 bed tertiary care medical center located in Saint Louis, Missouri. It is the primary adult teaching hospital for Washington University School of Medicine. Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine have consistently been ranked among the nation's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish is the only hospital in the St. Louis region to be recognized among the best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish was ranked in 11 data-driven specialties and received the highest rating in 10 common care procedures. Barnes-Jewish Hospital features over 50 clinical pharmacy specialists in a variety of specialty areas.