PGY2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency - University of Rochester Medical Center
University of Rochester Medical Center
Location: Rochester, New York
Required Education: PharmD
Infectious Diseases Pharmacy
The UR Pharmacy Department is committed to improving the well-being of patients by delivering innovative, compassionate, patient- and family-centered comprehensive medication management, enriched by education, science, and technology. The PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency is a 12-month, ASHP-accredited, intensive learning program focused on training residents to become independent clinicians and leaders in infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship. The program allows for flexibility so that elective rotations can be tailored based on the resident’s clinical interests and career goals. Rotations include: Infectious Diseases (ID) Consults, Antimicrobial Stewardship (various locations), Clinical Microbiology Lab, Transplant ID, Outpatient ID, Hepatitis C, Pediatric ID Consult, and Emergency Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship.
The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers. It forms the centerpiece of the University of Rochester’s health research, teaching and patient care missions. URMC is a six hospital system that includes Strong Memorial Hospital, the flagship hospital, Highland Hospital, FF Thompson, Noyes Memorial, St James Memorial, and Jones Memorial Hospitals as well as Golisano Children's Hospital, James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, Eastman Institute for Oral Health, UR Medicine Home Care, the Highlands at Pittsford and Highlands at Brighton, six urgent care centers, and an extensive primary care network.
UR Medicine’s flagship facility, the 886-bed Strong Memorial Hospital, is designated by the New York State Department of Health as a Level One regional trauma and burn center. It is home to nationally renowned clinical care, including Upstate New York’s only cardiac and liver transplant programs, the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience, Golisano Children’s Hospital, and the Wilmot Cancer Institute, upstate’s premier cancer center providing comprehensive cancer care with expertise in precision medicine, complex cancers and clinical tr...ials.
With a solid reputation for quality, Strong Memorial Hospital offers some of the top clinical programs in the nation as recognized by US News & World Report, and has earned the National Research Corporation “Consumer Choice Award” all 21 years since the honor’s inception.