Geisinger Medical Center Summer Intern Pharmacy Program
This unique opportunity offers students a “mini-residency” experience with exposure to a variety of innovative hospital pharmacy practice sites in addition to longitudinal project management.
Summer interns round with pharmacists on interdisciplinary patient care teams in areas including:
- Ambulatory medication therapy disease state management
- Infectious disease
- Internal Medicine
- Critical care
As a valued member of the pharmacy team, summer Interns gain exposure to both the principal distributive and advancing clinical functions of the pharmacist. Additional educational opportunities include patient counseling, medication reconciliation, drug utilization evaluation projects, as well as participation in committee meetings and pharmacist staff development activities. Summer interns also gain valuable presentation skills.