Program Highlights

Mount Sinai Hospital's PGY1 Residency Program prepares residents for various professional and career opportunities. Upon graduation, residents can competently practice in a variety of pharmacy roles, continue training in a PGY2 program or serve as adjunct preceptors. Some pharmacy residency program highlights are below:

Program Highlights:

  • Broad, comprehensive pharmacy practice experience
  • Variety of learning experiences
  • 12-month residency
  • BLS/ACLS/PALS certification
  • Four PGY1 positions

Required Rotations:                     

  • Orientation
  • Drug Information
  • General Medicine General Surgical Medicine
  • Critical Care – MICUPharmacy Practice Management

Longitudinal Rotations:

  • Transitions of Care – HF, DM, COPD
  • Ambulatory Care – HF, DM, COPD
  • Residency Research Project
  • Pharmacy Practice
  • Staffing 1 shift per week: weekends or evenings.

Elective Rotations:

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics
  • Critical Care – SICU
  • Critical Care – NICU and PICU
  • Medication Safety
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Oncology
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Clinical Informatics
  • Repeat rotation as advanced experience