PGY-2 Pharmacy Specialty Residency Programs The University of Rochester Department of Pharmacy offers two ASHP accredited PGY-2 pharmacy specialty residencies: PGY-2 Emergency Medicine The Emergency Medicine residency at the University of Rochester is a 12-month, full-time curriculum that provides the essential elements needed to mold a successful pharmacy specialist. More about the Emergency Medicine Residency Program. PGY-2 Infectious Diseases The primary goal of the Infectious Diseases Residency program is to guide the resident, who possesses in-depth knowledge and skills in clinical pharmacy practice, with a specialty in both clinical laboratory medicine and infectious diseases. More about the Infectious Diseases Residency Program. PGY-2 Oncology The Oncology pharmacy residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center is a 12-month, full-time curriculum that provides the essential elements needed to shape a successful pharmacy specialist with Oncology. More about the Oncology Pharmacy Residency Program.