Pharmacy Informatics Residency Program


Become a PGY2 Pharmacy Informatics resident and help improve patient outcomes through the application of pharmacy informatics principles

Pharmacy Informatics Residency Program

Become a PGY2 Pharmacy Informatics resident and help improve patient outcomes through the application of pharmacy informatics principles

Coordinator:

Zaher Hajar, PharmD, CPHIMS

Phone:

954-847-4179

954-767-5336

About the Program

This program offers in-depth training in pharmacy and health informatics, automation technologies, project management and interdisciplinary collaborations focused on medication-use processes. Broward Health is one of four hospitals in Florida to achieve a HIMSS Stage 6 level ranking from the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM).

Program Highlights

By the end of this program residents will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to assume central roles in the field of pharmacy informatics. No clinical pharmacy staffing is expected of the resident. Resident will be eligible for health, vision, dental and life insurance as well as other benefits that come with being a Graduate Medical Education employee at Broward Health.

PGY2 Pharmacy Informatics Program Experiences

  • Technical Concepts
  • Pharmacy Informatics Basic Principles and Best Practices
  • Inpatient Pharmacy
  • Outpatient Pharmacy Automation
  • Clinical Decision Support - Ordering Pathways
  • Medication Process/Medication Safety
  • Clinical Decision Support - Alerts
  • Ambulatory Automation
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Meet our Residents

Meet our residents from across the country and abroad, representing the diverse culture of South Florida. Broward Health takes pride in its training programs with broad perspectives that enrich the residents' learning experience. 

Pharmacy Informatics

Qualifications of Residency Applicants

The resident must possess a Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from an accredited college of pharmacy and have completed an ASHP accredited PGY-1 residency or equivalent experience. They must acquire a valid Florida pharmacist license within 90 days of the residency program start date. Candidate applications must be submitted through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS®) system within the designated deadline. Candidates will be selected for an on-site interview based on application materials and/or an initial interview at the ASHP Midyear meeting. This residency site agrees that no person at this site will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information from any residency applicant.