Samford University - McWhorter School of Pharmacy PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Samford University's McWhorter School of Pharmacy offers a postgraduate year one (PGY1) community-based pharmacy residency program, which is a 12?month intensive learning experience based in a community pharmacy. It is designed to develop leaders through experiences in patient care, dispensing, practice management, teaching, research and public health.
Residents will advance community pharmacy practice, educate patients and students, conduct practice-based research, innovate patient care and services and engage in community service.
The residency is offered in partnership with Christ Health Center in Birmingham, Alabama.
The purpose of this residency is to build upon the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to develop community-based pharmacists practitioners with diverse patient care, leadership and education skills who are eligible to pursue advanced training opportunities, including postgraduate year two (PGY2) residencies and professional certificates.
Applications are due by January 3, 2023.
Applicants must first register for the National Matching Service. Then you may apply to our program via PhORCAS.
Required materials include:
Completed PhORCAS application
Letter of intent
Official pharmacy school transcript
Three letters of recommendation (one from a community pharmacist)
Note: Due to state regulations that significantly delay licensure, we are unable to consider international applications.