PGY1: The PGY1 Pharmacy Resident is a graduate of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy
Education (ACPE) accredited degree program or has a Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Committee (FPGEC) certificate from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP), who is pursuing a one-year post-graduate experience in acute care clinical practice. Licensure is critical to completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency requirements and therefore residents must be licensed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts at the start of residency, or eligible for licensure, and then licensed within 90 days of the commencement of the residency. The PGY1 Pharmacy Resident provides comprehensive medication management services through integrated drug distribution, clinical pharmacy services and teaching. The resident provides these services consistent with other services provided by pharmacists at BIDMC. The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency program is jointly supported by the MCPHS University and BIDMC.
PGY2: The PGY2 resident is a registered pharmacist pursuing a second one-year post-graduate
experience in acute care clinical practice. Provides comprehensive pharmaceutical care through integrated drug distribution, clinical services and teaching. Provides services consistent with other services provided by pharmacists at BIDMC and additional clinical services aligned with the specialty residency. The residency training program is jointly supported by the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University (MCPHS University) and BIDMC.
We have PGY2 residencies in Critical Care, Infectious Diseases and Solid Organ Transplant
About Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) is part of Beth Israel Lahey Health, a new health care system that brings together academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, community and specialty hospitals, more than 4,000 physicians and 35,000 employees in a shared mission to expand access to great care and advance the science and practice of medicine through groundbreaking research and education.
BIDMC is a world-class teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School and is located in the heart of Boston.
We are passionate about caring for our patients like they are family, finding new cures, using the finest and the latest technologies, and teaching and inspiring caregivers of tomorrow. We put people at the center of everything we do, because we believe in medicine that puts people first.
673 licensed beds, including 493 medical/surgical beds, 77 critical care beds and 62 OB/GYN beds
Approximately 5,000 births a year
A full range of emergency services, including a Level 1 Trauma Center and roof-top heliport
The Beth Israel Deaconess Learning Center, offering patients and families up-to-date health information and access to current research on a wide range of medical conditions.