Postgraduate Year 1 (PGY1) pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for Postgraduate Year 2 (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.
◊Create learning opportunities in patient care environments utilizing a multidisciplinary approach
◊Develop the knowledge base and clinical skills necessary to practice in various patient care settings
◊Develop management skills needed to conceptualize, build, and improve clinical pharmacy services
◊Strengthen oral and written communication skills when interacting with fellow healthcare providers, patients and families
◊Letter of intent
◊Three letters of recommendation
◊Official college transcripts
◊On-site interview with formal 20 minute presentation
◊Minimum 3.0 GPA
About PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at FHCC
Thank you for your interest in our pharmacy residency programs. Our residency programs allow flexibility and diversity designed to help our residents enhance clinical skills, develop managerial knowledge, and advance oral and written communication abilities.
The Captain James A. Lovell Pharmacy Department is affiliated with and holds co-funded faculty positions with University of Illinois and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science College of Pharmacy. Residents have the opportunity to co-precept students in the following rotations: acute medicine, ambulatory care, long-term care, psychiatry, advanced hospital pharmacy practice, emergency medicine, critical care specialty medicine and oncology.
If you would like to be part of the health care team providing essential services to this unique patient population, please consider a pharmacy residency at the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center!