PGY1 Pharmacy Residency - Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Advocate Health Midwest Region (formerly Advocate Aurora Health)
Location: Park Ridge, Illinois
ASHP accredited since 1977, the program has a long standing history of producing highly qualified pharmacists able to function in a variety of clinical areas within the hospital setting. Preceptors with specialized knowledge and training in antimicrobial stewardship, cardiology, critical care, emergency medicine, investigational drug services, medication safety, oncology, pain management and pediatrics are dedicated to the teaching and training of residents and students from local colleges of pharmacy.
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is a leading health care provider in Chicago’s North and Northwest suburbs offering a Level I Trauma Center, access to national clinical trials and advanced medical technologies. As a nationally recognized academic and research hospital, patients have access to the most advanced treatment in the areas of cardiology, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics and women’s health. Located on the campus is Advocate Children’s Hospital, one of the 14 largest children’s hospitals in the country.
Graduate of an accredited school of pharmacy, eligibility for Illinois licensure, and US Citizen or permanent resident of the US. Application materials include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae (CV),transcripts, and three references. All application materials must be submitted in PhORCAS.
About Advocate Health Midwest Region (formerly Advocate Aurora Health)
Advocate Health Care, Atrium Health, Aurora Health Care, and Wake Forest University School of Medicine are now part of Advocate Health.
Advocate Health Midwest Region includes Advocate Health Care sites in Illinois and Aurora Health Care sites in Wisconsin.
-Fully integrated, not-for-profit health care delivery encompassing all care settings including hospitals, ambulatory care clinics, retail and specialty pharmacies.
-Nationally recognized for excellence.
-Single department of pharmacy promotes collaboration, innovation, and an advanced level of practice.
-Advanced technology and automation utilized throughout.
-Affiliated with interdisciplinary training programs and local schools of pharmacy.
Pharmacy residents gain real-world perspective and benefit from enterprise-wide resources!