Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital (JMH) in Miami, Florida offers a one-year PGY-2 pharmacy residency in Infectious Diseases.
JMH is a 1500+ bed academic, tertiary hospital associated with the University of Miami Miller Medical School.
This program provides a wide variety of experiences and serves a diverse patient population.
The resident will work closely with pharmacists specialized in ID and highly qualified clinical pharmacists in other specialties. Upon completion of this training, the ID resident will have had the opportunity to become a well-rounded, independent ID Specialist.
The ID residency is composed of three major elements: Development of clinical skills associated with ID pharmacy practice, institution-wide management of antimicrobial stewardship interventions, and advancement in communication and research skills.
Rotational opportunities involve a multidisciplinary approach and include infectious diseases consult services (general ID and immunocompromised ID), antimicrobial stewardship, academia, microbiology, solid organ transplant, and more. JMH serves patients from across the globe, and is a major trauma and transplant center.
Through these rotations, the resident will care for patients with complex and unique infectious diseases, developing expertise in management of complicated infections.
For more information, click www.jhsmiami.org under Residency/Fellowship Programs, then Pharmacy.
Laura Aragon, PharmD, BCPS (AQ ID)
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases