The postgraduate year two (PGY2) Pharmacy Residency at the Samuel S. Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany, NY offers many unique opportunities.
Our brochure with summary of the program can be viewed at this LINK.
Our updated PGY2 Pain & Palliative Care Manual can be viewed at this LINK. (coming soon)
Our PGY2 resident graduates are expected to become ket thought leaders in their chosed specialty field. Our first resident graduated in 2014. Since that time our PGY2’s collectively have made significant contributions to the field. These include (updated at of 7/1/2017):
Journal Publications: 37
Textbook Chapeters: 6
Poster Presentations at National Meetings: 12
We also have several PGY1 Residents that participated as authors on various publications and posters. Note that the list above excludes Pharmacy Times and Drug Topics online articles, Blogs, and Online Commentaries which are all searchable online.
Current PGY2 Resident
Mena Raouf, PharmD
Past PGY2 Residents
Erica L. Wegrzyn, BA, BS, PharmD (2017); Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Pain Management, Straton VA Medical Center, Albany NYJacqueline H Pratt Cleary, BS, PharmD, BCACP (2016); Assistant Professor, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Albany NY
Thien C Pharm, PharmD (2015); Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Pain Management, VA Long Beach Healthcare System, Long Beach CA
Timothy Atkinson, PharmD, BCPS, CPE (2014); Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Pain Management, VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System Murfreesboro TN