Pharmacy Residency (PGY1)

Mobile Infirmary is the largest non-governmental, not-for-profit hospital in Alabama. With more than 30 operating rooms, the hospital is one of the leading in the state for the number of procedures performed each year. Mobile Infirmary is the region’s healthcare leader and is well-respected for specialty care, and Mobile Infirmary is the number one choice in the area for diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with cardiovascular care.

This residency provides a variety of experiences designed to develop advanced knowledge and experience in pharmacy practice foundation skills, patient care, and practice management. Residents will also be involved in medication use processes including participation in pharmacy and therapeutics committee meetings, multidisciplinary patient care team, and drug information support. Residents are responsible for supporting, developing and implementing patient care programs that provide cost-effective pharmacotherapy. Residents will assist with mentoring pharmacy students. Teaching certificate program also available.

Required Rotations:
  • Inpatient Care/Orientation
  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care
  • Nutrition Support
  • Longitudinal
    • Practice Management
    • Drug Information & Research
Elective Rotations:
  • Cardiology
  • Inpatient LTAC
  • Nephrology
  • Oncology/Hematology
  • Emergency Medicine (ED)
  • Psychiatry
  • Informatics
  • Administration
  • Transitions of Care
Additional Electives - available through collaboration with Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy (AUHSOP)
  • Pediatric Intensive Care
  • Inpatient General Cardiology
  • Surgery/Trauma ICU or Burn ICU
  • Outpatient Internal Medicine
  • Outpatient Family Medicine - Ambulatory Care
  • Academia
Compensation & Benefits
  • Resident stipend: $41,600
  • Earned-time Off
  • Insurance: health/dental/vision/life insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid travel to select meetings
APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply for the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program, please submit all application items via PhORCAS:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of intent
  • Official transcripts
  • Three completed refrences

Application Deadline: January 15

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Preceptor bios

Resident requirements

View our brochure

Email: PharmacyPGY1@infirmaryhealth.org

CONTACTS

Residency Program Director:
Vicky Turberville-Vega, Pharm.D.
Phone: 251-435-4097
Fax: 251-435-5145
Vicky.vega@infirmaryhealth.org