PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency

Lakeland Regional Health is Florida’s fifth largest hospital with 864 beds, located between Tampa and Orlando. It is a community regional referral center housing the busiest single site Emergency Department in the nation, with over 212,000 visits annually. Lakeland Regional Health is also a Joint Commission accredited Chest Pain Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Level II Trauma Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and the only dedicated Pediatric ED in the county. Our Emergency Department has 165 total beds, including 16 critical resuscitation beds. The Pediatric Emergency Department houses 33 beds, including three critical resuscitation beds.

The Lakeland Regional Health PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency provides residents with the necessary skills needed to practice in a high level emergency medicine practice and/or as an adjunct or non-tenure track faculty position.

The PGY2 EM residency is a 12-month, organized, directed, postgraduate training program focusing on the development of the skills and competencies necessary to provide optimal pharmaceutical care to emergency medicine patients.  Under the guidance of specialty trained preceptors, the resident will develop advanced clinical skills and professional confidence.  Click here for learning experience descriptions.

Required Rotations

Adult Emergency Medicine I and II
Critical Care
Pediatric Emergency Medicine I

Elective Rotations

Infectious Disease
Pain Management

Required Longitudinal Experiences

Professional development


Estimated stipend: $52,000/year (includes full-time benefits)
Earned time off (ETO): 26 days per year

For more information or questions, please contact:

Brad Hall, Pharm.D.
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Emergency Medicine
Director, PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency
Lakeland Regional Health
1324 Lakeland Hills Blvd
Lakeland, FL 33805
863.687.1100 extension 2728