Alberta Health Services (Edmonton Zone)

Inpatient Pharmacy Department
University of Alberta Hospital
8440 - 112 St.
Edmonton, AB
T6G 2B7

Dr. Tania Mysak, BSP, PharmD
Director, Practice, AHS Pharmacy Services
Phone: 780-735-0770

Dr. Jenny Shiu, BSc.Pharm, PharmD, ACPR
Clinical Practice Leader
Phone: 780-863-3326


Type: General


Established in: 1996

# Positions: 4

App. deadline: October 13, 2023

Starting date: TBD

PRAMS: No additional requirements to complete the Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone Pharmacy Residency Application and Matching Service (PRAMS) application: None

Est. stipend: $46,600 per year

Benefits: Yes

Vacation/holiday leave: 10 paid days

Education/conference leave: Budget and time provided to support residents to attend conferences will be reviewed each year

Minimum required credentials: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy & licensure in Alberta

Program highlights: General residency program involving rotations in drug information, distribution, administration, and clinical rotations such as internal medicine, critical care, infectious disease, pediatrics, ambulatory care, HIV, psychiatry, cardiology. As this is a regional program, rotations may be offered at any of the 8 hospital sites. Residents must also complete a research project during the year.

Required Rotations: Rotations offer the residents experience at several of the hospitals within the city of Edmonton.

  • Distribution (1 week)
  • Administration (3 weeks)
  • Drug Information (2 weeks)
  • Undergraduate Clinical Precepting (4 weeks)
  • Internal Medicine (6 weeks)
  • Cardiology (4-5 weeks)
  • Infectious Disease (4-5 weeks)
  • Ambulatory Care (4-5 weeks)
  • Critical Care (4-5 weeks)
  • Residency research project (9 weeks).

Elective Rotations: Chosen based on interests of the resident and the availability of the rotations. There is enough time allotted to allow for one to two elective rotations of 4-5 weeks duration. The rotations listed below are a summary of commonly available electives at the present time. There is a possibility that additional rotation sites may open up with the addition of new practice areas.

  • Cardiology Clinics
  • HIV Clinic
  • Homecare
  • Nephrology
  • Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Oncology
  • Pediatric or Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Hematology
  • Virtual Hospital




Type: Alberta Pharmacy Practice Residency Program-Edmonton Zone

Number of beds: 2022 (excludes long term care)

Sites: Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH), Misericordia Community Hospital (MCH), Grey Nuns Community Hospital (GNH)


2022-2023 Akshita Chandok
Anthony Kapelke
2021-2022 Reem Almawed
Kaitlyn Krahn
Teagan Zeggil


Eric Duong
Lynnea Schultz

Stephanie Metzger

Sydney Evans


Teresa Eberhardt
Jasmine Gill

Hannah Kaliel

Sarah Landry


Pawandeep Gill
Sahiba Khurana

Jackson Stewart


Ashwin Bhat
Bing Nguyen

Alyssa Schmode

Jenna Smith


Daina Al-Ani
Jay Mutch

Lydia Cheung


June Chen
Allison Mejilla

Caitlin Thomson

Daniel Zhou