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Pharmacy Residency Program

Creating the Vision

In late 2013, the clinical pharmacy team at Abington – Jefferson Health convened to determine the future vision for clinical pharmacy.  One of the primary goals was to expand the residency program from two PGY1 residents to five total resident positions by 2018.

Living the Vision

2014 – 3rd PGY1 resident position was approved

2015 – 1st PGY2 position (Infectious Diseases) was created

2016 – Expanded preceptorship - new Infectious Diseases Specialist position filled

2018 – Expanded Preceptorship – new Cardiology Specialist and 2nd Critical Care Specialist position filled

2019 – 2nd PGY-2 position (Critical Care) was created and expanded preceptorship with new Pediatric Pharmacist