Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

Pharmacy Practice Residencies

Residency Requirements

  • Complete inpatient orientation
  • Complete 6 required rotations: General Medicine or Family Practice, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, Ambulatory Care, Infectious Diseases, and Administration
  • Complete 3-4 elective rotations
  • P&T Sub-Committee involvement and presentation of a drug monograph
  • Complete a clinical service or research project aimed towards improving pharmacy services or patient care
  • Present results of the project at the Western States Conference for Pharmacy Residents and Preceptors
  • Participate in hospital teaching activities
  • Staff in a distributive role within the inpatient pharmacy and satellite pharmacies
  • Complete a quality assurance project
  • Participate in a Drug Use Evaluation

Residency Qualifications

Qualified residency applicants must possess a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy and must be eligible for pharmacist licensure in California. Applicants must also be registered with the ASHP Resident Matching Program.

Stipend and Benefits

  • Stipend: $53,000
  • Benefits: medical, dental, vision
  • Vacation: 10 working days
  • Holidays: 10 official holidays and 4 floating holidays
  • Support for attending conferences and the Western States Conference for Pharmacy Residents and Preceptors


Mark Jones, PharmD
Residency Program Director
Department of Pharmacy Services
San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero Avenue, 1P2
San Francisco, CA 94110