About the Program

The overall purpose of this residency training program is to provide the resident with the knowledge, abilities, experience, attitude, and critical thinking skills to become a competent and confident practitioner. Through rotations in a variety of areas based upon the resident’s individual needs and preferences, the resident will develop practice skills that are necessary to obtain a clinical pharmacist position or PGY2 Pharmacy residency. At the completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, the resident will be able to do the following in addition to achieving the outcomes established by ASHP:

  • Establish a collaborative working relationship within a multidisciplinary practice setting
  • Provide effective, efficient, and evidence-based patient care
  • Use leadership and management skills to modify practice, develop policy, and optimize medication use
  • Provide education and teaching to other health care professionals in a practice site or training