The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center is an ASHP-accredited program. We have two residency positions and participate in the ASHP Resident Matching Program as well as the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service. The applicant must submit the following materials via PhORCAS:

  • Letter of intent outlining career objectives
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Academic (school of pharmacy) transcripts
  • Three professional recommendations using standard PhORCAS document

Also required are a PharmD or equivalent degree (from an ACPE-accredited school or college) and to be licensed or eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Licensure requirements are available at the Pennsylvania State Board of Pharmacy website. Applicants should ensure that they have the required number of intern hours prior to application.

The yearly deadline for application is Jan. 4. The residency begins July 1 and ends June 30. Individual interviews are required and are scheduled by invitation. Applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received

Contact Us

Jamie Kerestes, PharmD
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director
Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Enterprise Pharmacy
1000 E. Mountain Drive, MC 34-06
570-808-7073
jlkerestes@geisinger.edu