The residency will be structured to meet the goals and objectives of the individual resident, while meeting the ASHP requirements for a PGY2 residency in Emergency Medicine. St. Joseph’s/Candler is a 714 bed community-based regional referral health system comprised of two hospitals with an annual combined emergency department censes of over 110,000 patients. The goal of this PGY2 emergency medicine residency is to train pharmacy practitioners who will be qualified to work in a variety of emergency medicine or critical care environments. Trauma experience is provided through a rotation at Grady Hospital in Atlanta, GA. The resident will also participate in a Graduate Certificate program through The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy receiving a Graduate Certificate upon completion. Teaching opportunities will include precepting PGY1 residents and PharmD students and didactic teaching via either distance learning or on-campus instruction.
U.S. Citizenship and completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency. Transcript(s), CV and a minimum of three letters of recommendation are required for consideration. Licensure in the State of Georgia must be obtained.
The University of Georgia Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy (CAP) delivers graduate (PGY-1/2, MS, PhD) and PharmD education across four campuses with six academic and community health-system partners. CAP faculty, including clinical and tenure-track, maintain nationally recognized and funded programs of research that span the translational spectrum, form bench to bedside to improving community-wide health. Together with students and our trainees, the department leads pharmacy education and research, from theory to practice.