PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency: Savannah
The PGY2 pharmacy residency in emergency medicine at St. Joseph’s/Candler is a 12 month training program currently seeking accreditation by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP). The residency follows the educational outcomes, goals, and objectives established by ASHP for a PGY2 in emergency medicine. This residency is also affiliated with The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy which provides a graduate certificate program for the PGY2 resident. The resident will enroll in graduate school at the University of Georgia and receive a graduate certificate upon completion of assigned course work.
St. Joseph’s/Candler is a 714-bed community-based regional referral health system comprised of two hospitals with an annual combined emergency department censes of over 90,000 patients. Rotations will take place at both emergency departments and in the medical/surgical, cardiac, and neurological intensive care units. The trauma rotation will take place at Grady Health System, a Level I Trauma center in Atlanta, GA. Pre-hospital care will be done with Southside Emergency Services in Savannah, GA.
For more specific information, please visit: St. Joseph's / Candler PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency
Successful candidates for the PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency (Savannah,GA) must have a Pharm.D. degree and PGY1 Certificate of Residency completion, be a U.S. citizen and supply proof of pharmacy licensure. Applicants for the PGY2 residency in Emergency Medicine should have graduated from an accredited Doctor of Pharmacy program and completed a clinically oriented, ASHP accredited PGY1 residency. Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certifications should be current and maintained throughout the residency year.
Applications will be accepted on PhORCAS (https://portal.phorcas.org/) until January 10th. Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications early to facilitate scheduling of the on-site interview.
All application materials listed below are required to complete the PhORCAS application process:
- Completed application form (National Match Program number is: 713069)
- Letter of intent
- Curriculum vitae
- Official Academic transcripts
- 3 References as submitted through PhORCAS
For more information visit the PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency Program at St. Joseph's/Candler
Rachel Web, Pharm.D.
Erica Merritt, PharmD, BCPS
Director, PGY2 Emergency Medicine
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
5353 Reynolds Street
Savannah, Georgia 31405