PGY1 Residency Program at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital
Millard Fillmore Sububan Hospital PGY1 Residency Program
Location: Williamsville, New York
Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital’s PGY 1 residency program offers a comprehensive training and education experience with a strong emphasis on clinical pharmacy practice in a multidisciplinary environment. The resident will participate in a diverse number of learning experiences gaining the skills and confidence to manage medication-related patient outcomes. The resident will integrate knowledge, skills and experience in the development of patient-specific, cost-effective pharmacotherapeutic plans. The resident will exhibit effective verbal and written communication in education of colleagues, patients, other healthcare providers, and community members regarding medications and health matters. The resident will demonstrate personal and external leadership skills through problem solving, prioritization, collaboration and a commitment to life-long learning. In achieving such skills, the resident will be confident in their abilities master future challenges and adapt to the ever-changing healthcare environment.
The PGY1 residency is a year-long program consisting of blocks of required and elective learning experiences. Additionally, longitudinal experiences in residency projects, staffing/medication distribution services, leadership, preceptorship, and teaching certification coincide with the formal learning blocks.
About Millard Fillmore Sububan Hospital PGY1 Residency Program
Kaleida Health is a university-affiliated multi-facility system which includes Buffalo General Medical Center / Gates Vascular Institute (BGMC/GVI), Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, and John R. Oishei Children's Hospital (OCH). Kaleida Health is the largest healthcare provider in Western New York, serving the area's eight counties with state-of-the-art technology and comprehensive healthcare services. BGMC/GVI offer many specialty services including: cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, infectious disease, nephrology, orthopedics, neurosurgery and neurology. Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital is a full service, 265-bed acute care teaching hospital and a part of Kaleida Health, Located in Amherst, one of Western New York’s fastest growing, and safest suburbs, the facility is proud to serve those residing in the local community and nearby areas.
Academic affiliation is with University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Pharmacy and D’Youville College of Pharmacy. Kaleida Health offers additional PGY1 programs at BGMC and OCH and PGY2 program in Critical Care, Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine at BGMC.
The mission of the pharmacy department is to advance the health of our community by providing safe and exceptional pharmaceutical care.