PGY2 Infectious Diseases – Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Children’s Hospital
Advocate Aurora Health
Location: Oak Lawn, Illinois
Infectious Diseases Pharmacy
One of the largest hospitals in the Chicago area, Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Children’s Hospital is a community teaching, research, and tertiary care hospital. It is a Level I trauma center and Level III perinatal center with specialties including cancer care, cardiovascular services, heart and kidney transplantation, neurosciences, orthopedics, and women’s health.
Graduate of an ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy (or one in process of pursuing accreditation) or have a Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Examination Committee (FPGEC) certificate from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) AND Graduate of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency program
Eligible for pharmacist licensure in Illinois. Residents are expected to be licensed as a pharmacist in the state of Illinois prior to starting the residency program and sit for exams at the first available opportunity.
Not employed outside the organization during the program.
US citizen or permanent resident of the US.
Flexibility to start on a pre-determined date. Ask the program director for the exact date. Adjustments to the start date are not allowed.
Aurora Health Care in Wisconsin and Advocate Health Care in Illinois together are now Advocate Aurora Health. Advocate Aurora Health is a large, not-for-profit, integrated health care system in Wisconsin and Illinois nationally recognized for excellence. It features nearly 30 hospitals, numerous ambulatory care clinics, retail and specialty pharmacies, and more. Pharmacy residents gain real-world perspective and benefit from system-wide resources; a single department of pharmacy across the entire system; and collaboration, innovation, and an advanced level of practice.