PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) 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.
It is a 12 month (starting the last week of June), multi-site program in the Portland-metro area. The Kaiser Permanente Northwest PGY1 Residency has an ambulatory care focus and cultivates the development of leadership and clinical skills to allow residents to provide evidence-based and patient-focused care, setting them up for a career that serves to advance pharmacy practice.
Graduate from an ACPE accredited college or school of pharmacy.
Must be licensed as an Intern Pharmacist in the state of Oregon by the first day of the residency.
Must be licensed as a Pharmacist in the state of Oregon within 90 days and Washington by December 31st.
Candidates must be registered in the National Matching Services, Inc. (NMS).
Candidates must participate in the ASHP Matching Program.
Program NMS Code: 152313 and ASHP Program Code: 9400
Application process through PhORCAS
Statement of Interest/Letter of Intent
Official Pharmacy School transcripts sent to PhORCAS
Three letters of references/recommendations utilizing the form in PhORCAS
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