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Pharmacy Residency Program

Program Overview

Sibley Memorial Hospital is a 318-bed community hospital located in northwest Washington, D.C. Sibley’s campus is home to Grand Oaks (an assisted living residence), the Sibley Cancer Center and the Sibley Renaissance, which houses the Center for Rehabilitative Medicine, Sibley Senior Services, the Sullivan Breast Center, the Sibley Center for Advanced Gynecologic Surgery, the Sibley Center for Weight Loss Surgery, a skilled nursing care unit and a residential Alzheimer’s unit.

As a private, nonprofit, full-service community hospital, Sibley offers medical, surgical, intensive care, obstetrics, psychiatric and skilled nursing inpatient services. The hospital operates a 24-hour Emergency Department with a full range of outpatient services. Sibley is recognized in the community as a major provider of surgical, oncology, orthopaedic and obstetrics services.

PGY1 Program Purpose: PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.

The pharmacy residency offers a variety of core rotations (internal medicine, critical care, oncology, drug information, central pharmacy practice, management, emergency medicine and geriatrics), longitudinal experiences (research and central operations) and elective rotations. The program provides flexibility for the residents to focus on individual interests and career goals. Each rotation is typically four to six weeks long.

Residents gains the skills to become confident, caring and well-rounded direct patient care providers. Residents will also participate in Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee activities, Medication Safety Committee activities and medication use evaluations and provide education to pharmacists, nurses, physicians and patients. A major project suitable for publication is required.

Program Details

Type/duration: Pharmacy/12 months
Number of positions: 3
Application Deadline: January 5
Starting date: July
Estimated stipend: $47,840
National match code: 125213
Average staffing requirements: Every third weekend, one major and one minor holiday
Application requirements: Please apply online

For additional questions, contact Pharmacy Residency Director Monique Bonhomme, PharmD, MS, BCPS, at


Residents are eligible for full benefits including health and dental coverage and accrual of paid time off/paid days leave. A travel allowance will be provided to attend ASHP Midyear and selected meetings.

Learn more about the benefits of working at Sibley on our main employee benefits page.