PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Practice Residency

Hartford Hospital Overview

Hartford Hospital, part of Hartford Healthcare, is one of the largest teaching hospitals and tertiary care centers in New England. Hartford Hospital is an 867-bed tertiary medical center with five intensive care units and many areas of specialty including robust HIV, cystic fibrosis, oncology, and solid organ transplant patient populations.

About the Program

The infectious diseases (ID) pharmacy residency at Hartford Hospital provides advanced training in ID pharmacotherapy and antimicrobial stewardship. The program allows for tailored instruction for the individual resident based on interests, past experience, and future goals.

Residency Experiences

Core learning experiences:

  • Orientation
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Adult Infectious Diseases Consult and/or HIV Consult
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases in Solid Organ Transplant

Elective learning experiences:

  • Research (focused)/Center for Anti-Infective Research and Development (CAIRD)
  • Infection Control/Hospital Epidemiology
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Critical care

Longitudinal learning experiences:

  • Microbiology
  • Teaching and Academia
  • Subcommittee Involvement
  • HIV Clinic
  • Research
  • Pharmacy Operations/Staffing

Program Information

ASHP Accreditation Status:

  • Active

Start date:

  • July 2019

Residency program director:

Requirements for Application:

  • Candidates must register through ASHP match
  • Candidates must complete a PGY1 experience or an equivalent experience
  • Licensure in the state of Connecticut by the start of the residency

PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Residency

  • Kristin E. Linder, PharmD BCPS

    Director of PGY-2 Residency Program in Infectious Diseases
    Department of Pharmacy Services Hartford Hospital

  • 80 Seymour Street
    Hartford, CT 06102-5037

  • Phone: 860.972.0575
    Fax: 860.972.2910