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PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency
Mission and GoalsLGH Pharmacy OverviewResidency PreceptorsCurrent ResidentsASHP Residency Site
Application Process

General Information:

ASHP Accredited since 1977
Program Code Number: 140513
National Matching Services Code: 1405
Number of Residents: 3
Hospital Size: 640 beds
Salary competitive with other Chicago programs
Staffing: every other weekend; 2 of 5 holidays
Vacation Days: 10
Health Benefits: available at employee costs
Other: free parking, reimbursement for Midyear Meeting, Great Lakes Conference, etc.

Required Rotations:

  • Drug Information
  • Infectious Diseases
  • General Medicine
  • Administration (longitudinal)
  • Teaching Certificate Program
Elective Rotations Available:
  • Critical Care (MICU/CICU/SICU)
  • Pediatrics (NICU, PICU, General Peds)
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Investigational Drugs
  • Pain Management 
  • Anticoagulation Inpatient/Outpatient

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 3, 2014   


  • Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States (no visas are accepted) 
  • Pharm.D. or equivalent experience 
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (at least 2 from clinical preceptors) 
  • Personal Interview, including a 15 minute presentation

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital utilizes PhORCAS for all application material submission.

Address Correspondence To:

Sarah M. Wieczorkiewicz, Pharm.D., BCPS
Residency Program Director
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 West Dempster Street
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Phone 847.723.7808
FAX 847.723.2326

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