Purdue University through its Purdue Kenya Program developed a pharmacy residency in global health. This is an international pharmacy residency program with a focus on training participants to be global health care practitioners who are able to provide leadership in resource-constrained settings worldwide. The residency class is comprised of Americans and Kenyans allowing for a bilateral exchange of experiences and ideas. The program's main goal is to train clinical pharmacists who can develop and deliver sustainable healthcare.
About Purdue University
Named after founding benefactor John Purdue in 1869, Purdue University is a land-grant institution with a worldwide reputation for academic an research excellence. Purdue's nearly 39,000 students on the West Lafayette campus come from all 50 states and128 foreign countries. Renowned initially for its programs in agriculture and engineering, Purdue's academic repertoire now includes more than 200 majors in 12 colleges and schools.