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 residency is designed to provide residents with the specialized skills and knowledge required to become an effective leader and practitioner in the field of investigational drugs and research pharmacy. 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.