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The Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership (HSPAL) Residency is seeking accreditation through the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). The program is in candidate status and will undergo accreditation during the 2022–2023 academic year. The program will accept all applications through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) and participate in the National Match. The applicant must submit the following materials via PhORCAS:

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

Also required is a Doctor of Pharmacy or equivalent degree from an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited school or college. Applicants with certification from the Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Examination Committee (FPGEC) are also welcome to apply. Candidates must be licensed or eligible for pharmacist licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Licensure requirements are available on the Pennsylvania State Board of Pharmacy website. Applicants should ensure that they meet all of the requirements for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Licensure is required within the first 90 days of the residency program.

The deadline for application is Jan. 4, 2023. The PGY1 residency year begins Monday, June 19, 2023, and ends Sunday, June 30, 2024. The PGY2 residency year begins on July 1, 2024, and ends on June 30, 2025. Individual interviews are required and are scheduled by invitation. Applications are reviewed in the order in which received. All candidates will be notified regarding the status of their application by Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023.

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

Sarah F. Hale, PharmD, BCPPS
Director of Pharmacy, Geisinger Medical Center
Director, PGY1-PGY2 HSPAL Residency Program 
Enterprise Pharmacy
100 N. Academy Ave., MC 42-01
Danville, PA 17822