Our residency allows the opportunity to practice independently while gaining the knowledge and training required to practice as a specialized investigational research pharmacist. At the completion of the PGY2 residency, the pharmacist will be equipped to practice in a variety of settings including hospital pharmacy, pharmaceutical industry, or academia. Our residency offers unique opportunities such as Phase 1 Oncology and Infectious Diseases clinical trial experiences.

Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist is a nationally recognized, fully integrated academic medical center and health system located in Winston-Salem, NC. The Comprehensive Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated cancer hospital, meeting the highest U.S. government standards for cancer research and patient care.

The PGY2 Investigational Drugs and Research pharmacy residency program offers the opportunity to develop clinical, analytical, teaching, and leadership skills required to support clinical trials research. The program encompasses the fields of clinical research, medication safety, leadership, regulatory compliance, and quality assurance and is designed to develop expert skills in pharmacists’ provision of care for patients enrolled in clinical trials. Upon completion the resident will have expertise in clinical trial design and conduct, pharmacy operations and clinical services for the research enterprise, and investigational drug service pharmacy leadership within an interprofessional environment. Residents will have experiential opportunities that incorporate both didactic and hands-on learning, precepting opportunities, as well as an opportunity to advance drug research knowledge through a research project. 

Residents will have the benefit of learning and interacting with Wake Forest Baptist’s impressive cadre of respected and well-known researchers and clinicians in oncology and non-oncology areas.

One position is available annually.

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The Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist PGY2 Investigational Drugs and Research residency program would like to invite those interested in hearing more to our virtual information sessions. Please sign up below for an opportunity to speak with the residency program director and current residents. Upon receipt of a sign up, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist will send an email with further instructions the week before the information session. We look forward to connecting with you soon!

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