The PGY-2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency Program at VA TVHS prepares resident(s) to enter a clinical practice setting in psychiatric pharmacy as an integral member of the interprofessional healthcare team focused on achieving optimal outcomes associated with medication use. The resident will be prepared to become a board certified psychiatric pharmacist and to function as a clinical pharmacy specialist in inpatient and outpatient mental health services and/or academia by completion of the residency program.
Applicants must be a U.S. citizen who has completed a Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum from an accredited school of pharmacy and has completed, or in the process of completing, a PGY1 ASHP accredited or pending accreditation residency program.
All applicants must participate in the ASHP Residency Matching Process and submit application materials through PhORCAS.
Application Materials Required
Letter of intent
Official college of pharmacy transcript
Three (3) letters of recommendation using standard template in PhORCAS (no longer requiring formal letters of recommendation)
About VA-Tennessee Valley Healthcare System
VA-Tennessee Valley Healthcare System is a dual campus healthcare system that services the Middle Tennessee, Southern Kentucky and Northern Alabama and Northern Georgia area.