Memorial Healthcare System is a leader in providing high-quality patient centered care in South Florida. The PGY2 Pharmacy Residency Programs builds on the Doctor of Pharmacy education and PGY1 pharmacy residency program to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists in advanced or specialized practice. The Memorial Regional Hospital, Memorial Cancer Institute, Memorial Hospital West, and Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital PGY2 Residency Programs will provide residents with opportunities to function independently as practitioners by conceptualizing and integrating accumulated experience and knowledge and incorporating both into the provision of patient care that improves medication therapy.
Memorial Cancer Institute PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency Program - 2 Positions Available
The purpose of the postgraduate year two (PGY2) oncology residency is to increase the pharmacy resident’s depth of knowledge, skills, and abilities in all areas of oncology patient care. The pharmacy resident will have advanced training in the fields of inpatient and outpatient hematology, oncology, blood and bone marrow transplantation, symptom management, palliative care, and clinical research. Overall, the resident will learn to provide clinical and economic outcome analysis for the pharmacologic management of cancer patients as a member of a multidisciplinary patient care team.
Memorial Cancer Institute (MCI) is a dedicated cancer center whose mission is to provide safe and effective hematology and oncology services to the community, including: chemotherapy, radiation, bone marrow transplantation, genetics, pain and palliative care, and integrative medicine. In 2017, MCI launched a transformative partnership for malignant hematology and cellular therapy with Moffitt Cancer Center, an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center and NCCN member institution.
Contact: Frank Gentile, PharmD, BCOP - Oncology PGY2 Residency Program Director / FGentile@mhs.net
he PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program at Memorial Hospital West is a yearlong program designed to further develop pharmacists in the specialty area of Internal Medicine. The Internal Medicine Pharmacy resident will function as an independent practitioner with learning experiences that serve to broaden their knowledge base, clinical skills and leadership skills. The program allows the resident the opportunity to work with a diverse medical team and provide evidence-based and effective patient care. Upon program completion, residents are prepared to practice as a faculty member in an academic setting or as part of an interdisciplinary team responsible for the care of internal medicine patients.
Contact: Jessica Moses, PharmD, BCPS - Internal Medicine PGY2 Residency Program Director / JMoses@mhs.net
About Memorial Healthcare System:
Since its inception in 1953, Memorial Healthcare System has been a leader in providing high-quality healthcare services to South Florida residents. Moving health forward to meet the needs of the community, Memorial is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the nation and highly regarded for its exceptional patient- and family-centered care that creates the Memorial experience. Memorial's patient, physician and employee satisfaction rates are some of the most admired in the country, and the system is recognized as a national leader in quality healthcare.
Memorial has a reputation as one of Florida's leading healthcare systems and is supported by a distinguished medical staff. In fact, the vast majority of physicians are board certified or board qualified in their specialties and have been trained at many of the nation's finest medical schools and hospitals. Because of its distinguished medical staff and services, Memorial moves health forward for patients from South Florida and beyond.
As Memorial continues to lead in providing the next level of healthcare, many prestigious awards have been earned throughout the system. The accolad...es include: Modern Healthcare magazine's Best Places to Work in Healthcare, Florida Trend magazine's Best Companies to Work for in Florida, 100 Top Hospitals, Consumer Choice Award, Best-Run Hospital, Best Nursing Staff, Best Pediatric Hospital and Best Maternity Hospital. The health care system was also honored by the American Hospital Association with the "Living the Vision" award and the "Foster G. McGaw" award for which Memorial was selected from more than 5,000 hospitals as the national model for improving the health of the community.
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About Memorial Cancer Institute:
Broward County’s leading cancer program surrounds patient's with innovative technology and more than 200 medical and support professionals dedicated to doing whatever it takes to fight cancer. We lead the way in cancer research, and strive to provide access to the latest advances in cancer treatment. Each year we see more than 4,300 new cancer patients. In the fight against leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma, our partnership with Moffitt Cancer Center brings lifesaving expertise and excellence from one of the nation’s most respected, world-class cancer centers to South Florida. Moffitt Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Florida, is recognized as one of the ten best cancer centers in the United States. By bringing Moffitt’s proven standard of care to Memorial, Moffitt Malignant Hematology & Cellular Therapy at Memorial Healthcare System provides stronger cancer care closer to home, including expanded malignant hematology and oncology services not previously available.
About Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital:
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is one of the region's leading pediatric hospitals, offering a comprehensive scope of healthcare services and programs in a child-friendly atmosphere. A full-service hospital, we treat minor illnesses, trauma-related accidents and some of the most complex medical conditions. Established in 1992, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital combines advanced technology and the expertise of the largest, most diverse group of board-certified pediatric specialists in the region. With its summer 2011 expansion, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital now has 226 beds and is South Florida's newest freestanding children's hospital. In its first year of operation, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital's medical staff included 90 physicians and patient admissions numbered 2,000. Through the years, the hospital has enhanced and expanded its services and programs to help meet the growing and diverse needs of the community. The hospital is staffed 24 hours a day by world-class pediatricians, pediatric specialists, specialty-trained nurses and ancillary support staff. Today, more than 650 physicians are on the medical staff.
About Memorial Hospital West:
Memorial Hospital West (MHW) is a 502-bed academic facility and is part of the Memorial Healthcare System (MHS). This facility provides the opportunity to care for a variety of patient populations through a patient- and family-centered, collaborative and multidisciplinary approach. Customized and caring medical services include:
Medical and Surgical services, Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute, Memorial Neuroscience Institute, Moffitt Cancer Center, Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant and Malignant Hematology Cellular Therapy, Memorial Rehabilitation Institute, Memorial Robotic Surgery Program, Bariatric/Weight-Loss Surgery Program, Joint Replacement Center, The Family Birthplace, and Women’s Services.