The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency offered at Southwest Care in Albuquerque, New Mexico provides pharmacists clinical and administrative experience. Its specific focus is to develop innovators, leaders, and mentors who have a genuine desire and requisite perseverance to serve culturally-diverse and underserved populations via team-based practice models. Participants are developed to obtain positions as a clinical pharmacist or pharmacy manager in community or ambulatory healthcare settings, continue education in a PGY2 residency or professional certificate program, or to pursue a clinical faculty position in an outpatient healthcare setting.
About Southwest CARE Center
The Southwest CARE Center (SCC) mission is to improve the health of people living in the culturally-diverse communities of New Mexico through access to the highest quality health care, education, research, and advocacy. SCC created the first community pharmacy residency program in New Mexico with the desire to offer a unique residency experience in culturally-diverse clinic environments with an embedded community pharmacy.