Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania Health System

Pennsylvania Hospital
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

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Pennsylvania Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

The pharmacy residency program at Pennsylvania Hospital is designed to give you a fulfilling and well-rounded learning experience. During this program you will have exposure to a multitude of pharmaceutical areas of practice. This program will broaden ones knowledge in a variety of areas while allowing them to find their niche within the pharmacy profession. Pharmacy residents are exposed to multiple scopes of practice through the completion of required core learning experiences. They may also choose one area of practice as an elective experience, allowing them to focus the program towards their future career goals. 

Apart from our expectations, a pharmacy resident at Pennsylvania hospital can expect from our program:

  • A variety of clinical experiences providing a broad range of expertise in the pharmacy field.
  • A comprehensive understanding of the medication use system within the hospital.
  • A wide array of teaching opportunities as well as teaching certification.
  • A committed group of preceptors to facilitate an optimal learning experience based on the principles of the ASHP Residency Standards

The PGY1 in an Acute Care Setting Pharmacy Residency Program is ASHP Accredited.

The PGY1 in an Ambulatory Care Setting Pharmacy Residency Program is in ASHP Pre-Candidate status.