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The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency is an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) accredited residency program. We have five residency positions and participate in the ASHP Resident Matching Program as well as the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS). The applicant must submit the following materials via PhORCAS:

  • Letter of intent outlining career objectives
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Academic transcripts
  • Three professional recommendations

Also required are a PharmD or equivalent degree (from an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (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 deadline for application is Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020. The residency begins Wednesday, June 16, 2021, and ends Thursday, June 30, 2022. Individual interviews are required and are scheduled by invitation. Applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received. All candidates will be notified regarding the status of their application by Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021.

As an ASHP Resident Matching Program site participant, this site agrees that no person at this site will solicit, accept or use any ranking related information from any residency applicant.

Contact us

Sara Gaines, PharmD, BCPS  
Clinical Pharmacist, Hepatology 
Director, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program 
Enterprise Pharmacy 
Geisinger Medical Center
100 N. Academy Ave.
Danville, PA 17822
slgaines@geisinger.edu