St. Anthony’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida, was built with a mission – to build a hospital that always puts patients first. Continuing its tradition for more than 75 years, the 395-bed hospital is recognized as one of the area’s most respected and technologically advanced medical facilities. Founded by the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany with a mission to serve, our team members strive to advance the level of compassionate care we provide to our patients and community.

St. Anthony’s Hospital offers advanced medical technologies and outstanding physicians who care for you as a whole person with dignity and respect. St. Anthony’s enjoys a reputation in the fields of general surgery, cardiology, orthopedics, cancer treatment, diabetes management and neurology.

St. Anthony Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

The pharmacy residency will provide a broad training experience in many areas of pharmacy practice, including critical care, emergency department, infectious disease, cardiology, oncology psychiatry, ambulatory care, administration and elective opportunities. The resident will have requirements to present formal lectures, in-services, MUE activities, formulary monographs, and complete a research project to be presented at the Florida Residency Conference. The resident will also assist with teaching fourth year pharmacy rotation students from three affiliated Colleges of Pharmacy.

Program Summary:
The adult pharmacy practice residency is designed to provide 12 full, consecutive months of training in pharmacy practice with the primary goal of producing general practitioners capable of providing pharmaceutical care to hospitalized patients. Residents will work closely with medical staff to assure rational medication prescribing, enhance patients knowledge of medications received, collaborate with and educate pharmacy students, participate in health committee membership, assure medication safety initiatives, and partner with nursing to improve the overall safety of medication use. The resident will gain experience in many areas of pharmacy practice including:

  • several medical specializations
  • infectious disease
  • oncology/hematology
  • critical care
  • emergency medicine
  • transition of care
  • therapeutic policy

Opportunities also exist for writing and speaking, MUE activities, drug use control coordination, and precepting pharmacy students. Completion of a research project is required and is to be presented at the Florida Residency Conference and a poster presentation at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting.

The PGY1 residency program core rotations include:

  • Orientation
  • Hospital Administration
  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Infectious Disease
  • Emergency Medicine

Residency Special Features

  • Teaching Certificate Opportunity

Elective rotations may include:

  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Surgery and Nutrition Support
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Transitions of Care
  • Project Month

Program Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical Plan with prescription drug coverage
  • Dental and Vision Plans
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Opportunity to Contribute Pre-tax Dollars to a 401 (k) Plan
  • Life Insurance, Short- and Long-Term Disability Coverage, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Coverage
  • Professional Travel Reimbursement
  • Team Member Services: Team members receive a discount rate on a variety of events, programs, and tickets to area attractions

Requirements for Acceptance:

  • The applicant must participate in the MATCH process
  • Online application through PhORCAS
    • Letter of intent
    • Current Curriculum Vitae
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Official transcript from all colleges of pharmacy attended
    • The applicant must possess a Pharm.D. degree from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy
  • The applicant must have active Florida Pharmacist License within 90 days of the residency start date
  • The applicant must participate in an on-site interview

Application Process:
Residency candidates should submit all requirements for acceptance through the PhORCAS website.  Once submitted, applications will be reviewed and candidates will be selected for on-site interviews.  After the interviews are completed, a rank list will be submitted to ASHP via the National Matching Service.  The ASHP Resident Matching Program will provide the program with the matched candidates.

Deadlines:
Deadline to apply for the 2020-2021 residency class:  January 10, 2020

Apply Now

Program Leader

William Braun, PharmD
St. Anthony’s Hospital
1200 Seventh Ave. N, St. Petersburg, FL 33705

 

Questions?
727-825-1438
william.braun@baycare.org
Availability M-F 7am-4pm

Email

  • Erika Fant, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
    Cardiology
  • Spencer Horst, PharmD, BCPS
    Cardiology, Psychiatry
  • Tammy Pham, PharmD, BCPS
    Orientation, Infectious Diseases
  • Aimee Hobelmann, PharmD
    Oncology
  • Alexandria Guzman, PharmD
    Administration
  • Saurabh Narkhede, PharmD
    Emergency Medicince
  • Kristen Hollingsworth, PharmD
    Infectious Diseases, Neurology
  • Timothy Bach, PharmD, BCACP
    Transitions of Care
  • Carolyn Hill, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP
    Psychiatry, Neurology
  • Jennifer M. DiStrito, PharmD
    Critical Care
  • Charlie Guastella, RPh
    Administration
  • Bill Braun, PharmD
    Orientation
  • Sandra Martin, PharmD
    Critical Care
  • Adriana Shoaf, PharmD
    Emergency Medicine
  • Beatriz Hernandez, PharmD
    Surgery, Nutrition
  • Anisel Hernandez, PharmD
    Surgery, Nutrition
  • Rachel Huhn, PharmD, BCPS
    Transitions of Care
  • Josephine Chang, PharmD, BCACP
    Transitions of Care
  • Cristina Roca Nelms, PharmD
    Oncology

Other Locations

Mease Countryside Hospital
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
Learn More

Morton Plant Hospital
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
Learn More

St. Joseph’s Hospital
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
Learn More

St. Joseph’s Hospital – North
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
Learn More

South Florida Baptist Hospital
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
Learn More

Winter Haven Hospital
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
Learn More

About Us

We strive to provide excellence in pharmacy training at all of our sites and offer a wide variety of training opportunities that prepare our graduates to excel at the next level of their career.

Learn More

About The Tampa Bay Area

BayCare Health System covers the Tampa Bay Area, which comprises of several major cities in southwest Florida including Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater.

Learn More

Latest Tweets

Combining high-tech with high-touch, we’re advancing superior health care in new ways. Join the revolution! Start your BayCare career search here. https://t.co/pAr5ONJMXT #BayCareJobs

After #WeightLossSurgery, your body needs time to heal. Monitoring how you feel is important, but you'll also begin a special diet among other lifestyle changes. Here's what to expect the first 6 weeks post-op on your journey to weight loss success. https://t.co/7YPmlf15JL

#FitFriday #FitnessMotivation #FitFam

Contact Us