Pharmacy Residency Programs
Mount Sinai Hospital’s PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program is a broad, comprehensive pharmacy practice experience that prepares residents for multiple professional challenges and career opportunities.. As part of Sinai Health System, set in Chicago’s West Side neighborhood, it offers a unique urban experience that enables residents to benefit a population that is generally underserved.
Brief Overview of Program
Mount Sinai Hospital's PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program offers residents a chance to make a real difference in the community, serving the people of Chicago’s West Side. Our Pharmacy Department provides evidence-based, cost-effective and safe drug therapy aimed at attaining optimal patient care outcomes, and it addresses community-impacted diseases such as heart failure, diabetes, asthma and other pulmonary conditions. Our pharmacy residents gain experience in areas that include general medicine, critical care, emergency medicine, pediatrics/NICU, drug information, ambulatory care, oncology, infectious diseases and, pharmacy services management. Expectations of the resident include formal presentations to pharmacists, medical staff, residents and nurses; authoring pharmacy newsletter articles; MUEs; development of pharmacy students and development and presentation of a major project.