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 two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.
Pharmacy residents are based at the Dallas VAMC and are affiliated with the Texas Tech School of Pharmacy. There is ample opportunity to be involved in patient care, education, management, and research. Residents are required to complete a research project, present at a regional meeting, and prepare a manuscript suitable for journal publication by the end of the residency.
Graduate of accredited school of pharmacy (with GPA of 3.0 or higher)
Hold an active pharmacy license or be eligible for licensure
Candidates for any Specialty Residency must have completed a PGY1 Residency
Candidates for the PGY1 Residency must be a U.S. citizen
PGY1 applications due Dec 31, 2019
The following application materials should be uploaded to PhORCAS:
Three letters of reference
Letter of Intent
Pharmacy School Transcripts (At this time, candidates from pass/fail curriculums are not eligible)
About VA North Texas Health Care System - Dallas, TX
The pharmacy residency program is affiliated with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Jerry H. Hodge School of Pharmacy with residents receiving an appointment as Assistant Clinical Instructors. The residency training programs at TTUHSC School of Pharmacy are designed to produce practitioners who exhibit excellence in the provision of patient care. All residents within the TTUHSC system gain experience in patient care, practice management, education, research, and scholarship.
Visit our website to learn more at http://www.ttuhsc.edu/pharmacy/residencies/