Sinai Health System

600 University Avenue
Toronto, ON, M5G 1X5

Director: Andrew Wyllie, Senior Manager, Pharmacy Quality and Safety, BScPhm, ACPR, PharmD
Phone: 416-586-4800, ext. 8582

Coordinator/Contact: Christinne Duclos, BScPhm, PharmD
Clinical Practice Leader and Residency Coordinator

Residency Program

Type: General
Established in: 1980
# Positions: 2
App. deadline: October 15, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. EST.
Starting date: September 2020 (Not flexible)
PRAMS: Additional requirements to complete the Pharmacy Residency Application and Matching Service (PRAMS) application should be sent through PRAMS when applying to Sinai Health System program by the application deadline: A program specific cover letter (maximum 500 words) 
Est. stipend: $32,000 per annum + benefits in lieu
Benefits: % in lieu of benefits
Vacation/holiday leave: 2 weeks
Education/conference leave: 2 conferences (generally PPC and 1 other)

Program highlights: General program that emphasizes the development and application of advanced practice skills in the provision of direct patient care.  The resident will have the opportunity to be an active participant in many of our multidisciplinary health teams and promote the integration of evidence into the decision making process for the patients they are responsible for.  Mandatory rotations include medicine, rehabilitation care (Bridgepoint campus), surgery, cardiology, infectious disease, neonatology, drug information, clinical teaching, administration and drug distribution. The last rotation of  the Residency  is a liaison rotation where the resident is the primary pharmacist for a service.  This serves to help bridge the resident into practice.

Elective rotations include: Psychiatry, Acute Pain, Geriatric Medicine, Critical Care, Oncology, ER and Family Health.

Required Rotations:

  • Distribution: 2 weeks
  • Administration: 1 week +
  • Drug Information: 3-4 weeks
  • General Medicine: 4 weeks
  • General Surgery (IBD)/TPN: 4 weeks
  • Cardiology: 4 weeks
  • Rehabilitative Care: 2 weeks
  • Infectious Disease: 4 weeks
  • Perinatology: 4 weeks
  • Clinical Teaching: 3-4 weeks
  • Project: 6 weeks
  • Liaison: 4 weeks

Elective Rotations:

  • Resident generally has a choice of 2 electives
  • Psychiatry: 3 weeks
  • Emergency Medicine: 3 weeks
  • Critical Care: 3 weeks
  • Acute Pain Service: 2-3 weeks
  • Oncology: 3 weeks
  • Geriatric Medicine: 3 weeks
  • Family Health Team: 3 weeks

Minimum required credentials: BScPhm plus eligibility for licensure in Ontario.


Type: Tertiary care teaching hospital
Number of beds: 354 Acute and 464 Complex Continuing Care
Sites: Mount Sinai Hospital, Bridgepoint Active Healthcare
Affiliation: University of Toronto


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