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PGY1/PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration

The Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is a two-year specialized training program that begins in July. It is designed to provide pharmacy professionals with the knowledge and skills required to become leaders in hospitals and integrated health care systems. Residents will have the opportunity to work alongside pharmacy leaders and clinicians at the forefront of pharmacy practice and medicine.

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital offers one PGY1/PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration residency position. We offer a flexible program customized to each resident, but intended to provide clinical, management, research, and teaching experiences. In addition to the core clinical competencies, experiences will include advanced pharmacy leadership, informatics, sterile compounding, regulatory compliance, medication safety, finance, inventory management, and ambulatory operations. Competitive salary/benefits, meeting support, and subsidized housing are provided.

The program consists of exposure to varying specialties through required and elective rotations. Required residency rotations include:

PGY1 Required Rotations
Orientation & Training 5 weeks
Drug Information 5 weeks
Internal Medicine 5 weeks
Critical Care 5 weeks
Infectious Diseases 5 weeks
Pediatrics 5 weeks
Informatics 5 weeks
Pharmacy Operations 5 weeks
Ambulatory Care 5 weeks
Practice Management 5 weeks
PGY2 Required Rotations
Advanced Pharmacy Leadership 5 weeks
Advanced Operations Management 5 weeks
Advanced Informatics 5 weeks
Sterile Compounding 5 weeks
Quality/Regulatory 5 weeks
Medication Safety 5 weeks
Finance/Business 5 weeks
Procurement/Inventory Management 5 weeks
Ambulatory Operations 5 weeks
Clinical Services Management   5 weeks
Formulary Management   5 weeks

To Apply

Applicants must have graduated from an accredited Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program and be eligible for licensure in New York State prior to the beginning of residency.

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Residency Programs participate in the ASHP-associated Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) for applications and the National Matching Service (NMS) for the residency matching process. Required documents should be submitted through PhORCAS by January 3rd.

Required documents include:

  • Letter of Intent
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Transcripts
  • Three references

More details on the use of PhORCAS can be found at

Paper applications may be accepted under unusual circumstances through special arrangement with the Residency Program Director.


Lindsay Hovestreydt, PharmD, MBA, BCPS

Program Director, PGY1/PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration
Department of Pharmacy
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Phone: 212-305-0977