Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Pharmacy recognizes the value and need for pharmacy residency training for individuals seeking a career in hospital and health-system pharmacy. The Johns Hopkins Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program was first established as a hospital internship in 1927, as one of the original 11 organizations that offered internships. The residency program at The Johns Hopkins Hospital was first reviewed and accredited in 1971.
The Pharmacy Residency Program at Johns Hopkins Hospital offers a wide variety of opportunities. Some of the clinical services provided by the Department include renal drug monitoring, drug interaction monitoring, patient care rounding, medication teaching, therapeutic drug monitoring, drug order review, drug information support for care providers and a focus on an integrated, unit-based model for care delivery. Residency programs at Johns Hopkins Hospital include the Post-Graduate Year 1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program, 2-year Health System Administration Residency Program, 2-year Pharmacotherapy Residency Program, and 9 different Post-Graduate Year 2 Specialty Programs.