The Miriam Hospital (Lifespan) PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency
The Miriam Hospital
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
The Miriam Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program builds on doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training. Upon completion, residents are prepared to function independently as clinical pharmacists and essential members of an interdisciplinary team caring for patients. The residency program offers a wide range of pharmacy practice experiences including, internal medicine, critical care, infectious diseases/antimicrobial stewardship, administration, academia, ambulatory care - primary care and diabetes, ambulatory care - infectious diseases and HIV, emergency medicine, hematology/oncology, pharmacy informatics, investigational drug services, medication safety, research, and practice management. Residents also participate in completing the teaching certificate program at the University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy. As part of the Lifespan Health System, The Miriam Hospital pharmacy residents are eligible to early commit to Lifespan's PGY2 programs in Critical Care, Ambulatory Care, and Oncology.
Please visit our website for more information about the program.
Our residency showcase at ASHP Midyear is Tuesday, December 6th from 1pm - 4pm in booth 6538 - Lifespan.
Application Deadline: January 2, 2023
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Requirements and Qualifications
PharmD Degree from an Accredited College of Pharmacy
Eligibility for Rhode Island licensure
Application submitted through Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application (PhORCAS)
The Miriam Hospital is a 247-bed community teaching hospital affiliated with the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. The Miriam Hospital is a member of the Lifespan Health System, which includes Rhode Island Hospital, Hasbro Children's Hospital, Newport Hospital, and Bradley Hospital. In addition, The Miriam Hospital is the first among Rhode Island hospitals in US News and World Report's 2020-2021 Best Regional Hospital, includes a comprehensive Stroke Center, and has received Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence continuously over the past 20+ years. Our pharmacy department is an innovative, clinically stimulating, technology-intense, and professionally rewarding environment to learn and practice in. Pharmacy academic affiliation is primarily with the University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy. Located in the vibrant city of Providence, it is also within minutes of beaches and miles of coastline in the Ocean State.