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PGY-1 Acute Care Pharmacy Residency Program

Program Overview

Number of positions: 4
Appointment period: July 1st – June 30th (12 months)

Learning Experiences

Rotations are designed to allow the resident to develop the necessary skills needed to succeed in acute care practice. Rotation length may vary depending on the needs and interests of the resident.

Rotations include but are not limited to:

  • Orientation/Pharmacy Practice *
  • Emergency Medicine *
  • Administration/Practice Management *
  • Pediatrics/Neonatal *
  • General Medicine/Transitions of Care *
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship *
  • Pharmacy Informatics
  • Critical Care *
  • Residency Project - Longitudinal

*Core Rotations

Staffing Requirements

Residents are required to staff two weekends a month mostly in the transitions of care setting.

Program Goals

  1. Graduated residents will be trained to be proficient in practical aspects of acute care pharmacy practice 
  2. Graduated residents will qualified to apply for a PGY-2 Residency or Fellowship
  3. Graduated residents will be able to precept future residents and students

Contact Information

Mark Umekubo Pharm. D, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacy Program Manager/Residency Program Director
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance
4101 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503 Mark.umekubo@providence.org | (310) 303-5725