The PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at ACMC is designed to professionally cultivate expert clinicians who possess a strong desire to practice independently and excel in clinical service. This program trains highly motivated and qualified pharmacists in the provision of pharmaceutical care so that they are prepared to assume an advanced clinical practice. It is intended to foster the development of a strong knowledge base as well as clinical skills, values, and attitudes necessary to provide optimal pharmaceutical care as a member of an integrated healthcare team.
The goal of the program is to provide competent patient care throughout the clinical and operational aspects of the hospital in order to provide a safe, effective and economical medication use process.
Rolla T. Sweis, Pharm.D., M.A., BCPS
Pharmacy Clinical Manager
Pharmacy Residency (PGY1/EM) Program Director
Advocate Christ Medical Center & Advocate Childrens Hospital - Oak Lawn