Internal Medicine Residency Special Features: Boston Medical Center's PGY-2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency is designed to provide a structured education and training experience for pharmacist looking to develop specialized skills in the care of internal medicine patients and transitions of care. The pharmacy resident will have an opportunity to rotate through several subspecialty services such as: neurology, cardiology, renal, geriatrics, endocrinology, and addiction medicine. The resident will have numerous opportunities to educate medical residents, pharmacy students, and PGY 1 pharmacy residents. The internal medicine resident will also be assigned longitudinal subcommittee responsibilities along with participating in an on-call program and staffing every 3rd weekend providing decentralized services. Longitudinal projects focus on quality improvement based on the Institute for Healthcare Improvement model.
Dong Tu, PharmD, BCPS, BCCP Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator - Internal Medicine Director - PGY2 Internal Medicine
Requirements for Acceptance
Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy
Certificate from PGY1 program (or equivalent)
Eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on July 1st
U.S. citizenship or carry a U.S. permanent resident visa ("green card")
BMC Pharmacy Residency candidates should complete an electronic residency application using the ASHP PhORCAS centralized application system. The following materials must be received through PhORCAS by January 2nd, at 11:59 PM EST.
Completed residency application
Verified PharmD transcripts
Letter of intent (including goals)
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Three completed standardized reference forms
All applicants to ASHP-accredited pharmacy residencies must participate in the Match process sponsored by the National Matching Service (NMS). Applicants to our programs must register with NMS to obtain a match number. Information about applications and deadlines for the Match can be found on the NMS website.
Boston Medical Center (BMC) is a private, not-for-profit, 514-bed, academic medical center located in Boston’s historic South End. BMC is the largest safety net hospital and busiest trauma and emergency services center in New England. BMC provides a fully integrated continuum of outpatient, specialty, and inpatient services, with providers in more than 70 medical specialties and subspecialties. The institution is the primary teaching affiliate for Boston University School of Medicine.