The PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Residency Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is one of the oldest and largest accredited residency programs of its kind in the nation. Our program will prepare you to be an innovative clinical practitioner who can be a leader in the profession. Residents will have the skills, confidence, and experience to create change and advance patient care servicesin community-based (outpatient) settings.
Moose Pharmacy has been operating as an independent, family-owned business since 1882. Moose Pharmacy of Concord has been a residency site since 2001.
There are five affiliate sites for Moose Pharmacy: Moose Drug Company in Mt. Pleasant, Moose Pharmacy of Locust, Moose Pharmacy of Salisbury and Moose Pharmacy of Mt. Holly, and Moose Pharmacy of Kannapolis. The goal of providing the best health care for their patients has guided the evolution of Moose Pharmacy from a community drugstore to a modern pharmacy. Additionally, Moose Pharmacy was named the North Carolina Family Business of the Year in 2008.
When selecting your designations in PhORCAS, you may apply to any of our sites. You will be charged only one fee from PhORCAS, even if you apply to multiple sites within our program.
In addition to the standard information provided via PhORCAS, please be sure that your application includes:
Letter of intent
Three (3) references (standard reference form; a separate letter of recommendation is not required)
Leadership statement answering the question, “What is your philosophy on leadership?” (limit 500 words)
About University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a nationally recognized leader in progressive pharmacy practice, education, and research. Founded in 1897, it is the only public school of pharmacy in the state of North Carolina and one of the oldest in the nation. The School is accredited by the American Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP). The School is ranked #1 among the nation’s doctor of pharmacy programs in U.S. News & World Report. The PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Residency Program is part of the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education (PACE), one of five Divisions within the School.