Training & Curriculum


The length of the PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency is one calendar year. Learning experiences include:

  • Medicine I and II
  • Pharmacy management
  • Drug information
  • Longitudinal experiences (Transitions of care, decentral and central staffing)
  • Critical care (Neurosurgical, medical, cardiothoracic surgery, trauma/surgical, cardiac)
  • Infectious diseases
  • Pediatrics
  • Oncology
  • Transplant (Renal, liver/pancreas, heart)
  • Ambulatory care
  • Emergency department
  • Operating room
  • Informatics
  • Supportive care medicine
Residency Project

The resident is required to complete a major project prior to the conclusion of the residency. The project should be suitable for publication and will be presented at the Western States Conference.

Have Questions or Need Help?

Contact us if you would like to learn more about the PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Department of Pharmacy Services
8700 Beverly Blvd.
South Tower, Room A903
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Kallie Amer, PharmD

Fax: 310-423-0412