The UR Pharmacy Department is committed to improving the well-being of patients by delivering innovative, compassionate, patient- and family-centered comprehensive medication management, enriched by education, science, and technology. The Community Pharmacy Residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center is a 12-month, full-time curriculum that offers the experience of providing patient care in many facets of community pharmacy. These diverse settings will provide the essential elements needed to mold a well-rounded ambulatory clinical pharmacist. Rotations include: Solid Organ Transplant, Transitions of Care, Specialty Pharmacy, Community Care Clinic, and Psychiatric Clinic.
About University of Rochester Medical Center
The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers. It forms the centerpiece of the University of Rochester’s health research, teaching and patient care missions. URMC is a six hospital system that includes Strong Memorial Hospital, the flagship hospital, Highland Hospital, FF Thompson, Noyes Memorial, St James Memorial, and Jones Memorial Hospitals as well as Golisano Children's Hospital, James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, Eastman Institute for Oral Health, UR Medicine Home Care, the Highlands at Pittsford and Highlands at Brighton, six urgent care centers, and an extensive primary care network.
UR Medicine’s flagship facility, the 846-bed Strong Memorial Hospital, is designated by the New York State Department of Health as a Level One regional trauma and burn center. It is home to nationally renowned clinical care, including Upstate New York’s only cardiac and liver transplant programs, the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience, Golisano Children’s Hospital, and the Wilmot Cancer Institute, upstate’s premier cancer center providing comprehensive cancer care with expertise in precision medicine, complex cancers and clinical tr...ials.
With a solid reputation for quality, Strong Memorial Hospital offers some of the top clinical programs in the nation as recognized by US News & World Report, and has earned the National Research Corporation “Consumer Choice Award” all 21 years since the honor’s inception.