Residency Programs

Residency Programs

Rush offers a PGY1 pharmacy residency, including a nontraditional PGY1 residency, as well as five specialized PGY2 programs. There are tentative plans to start two new PGY2 programs in July 2021 — in Internal Medicine and Health System Pharmacy/Leadership.

Residency Program

Residency Program Director

Manual, Brochure and Webpage

Year Started

Application Due Date

PGY1

Nora Flint, PharmD, FASHP, BCPS
Co-coordinators: Alifiya Hyderi, Pharm.D., BCPS; Justin Fisher, Pharm.D 

1978

1/1/22

PGY2 Critical Care

Mary Jane Sullivan, PharmD, BCCCP

2012

No longer accepting applications

PGY2 Emergency Medicine

Giles Slocum, Pharm.D, BCCCP

2017

1/1/22

PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership

Sara Wilke, Pharm.D., MBA

Recruiting for 2022

1/5/22

PGY2 Internal Medicine

Melissa Kocek, Pharm.D., BCPS

Recruiting for 2022

1/5/22

PGY2 Oncology

Amanda Seddon, Pharm.D., BCOP
Residency project coordinator: Becca Myers, Pharm.D., BCOP
Residency presentation coordinator: Danielle Murphy, Pharm.D., BCOP

PGY2 Oncology Residency Brochure

2012

No longer accepting applications

PGY2 Pediatrics

Jessica Jacobson, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPPS

2019

No longer accepting applications

PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant

Nicole Alvey, PharmD, BCPS

 

2012

No longer accepting applications

Apply to a Program

Interested candidates should apply for a Rush pharmacy residency through the following channels:

  • Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS)
  • ASHP Resident Matching Service/National Matching Service
  • Letter of intent for PGY1 residency programs: please incorporate the following items into the submitted letter of intent:
    • Preferred interest in traditional PGY1 or nontraditional PGY1, if there is a preference
    • Areas of interest to focus on during the residency
    • Level of desire to mentor/precept pharmacy student
    • Preparation for a 24-hour on-call program
    • Career goals

Unfortunately, we are not able to accept any international applicants at this time.