This PGY-2 internal medicine residency program is designed to prepare exemplary practitioners/educators for entry into academic clinical pharmacy practice positions. A major focus of this program will be to prepare the resident to function effectively as a clinical faculty member by emphasizing patient care, service, teaching (clinical & didactic), and scholarly activity.
After completion of this residency, the graduate will be able to:
establish a practice site in internal medicine
establish a teaching service for pharmacy students and residents
prepare and present didactic lectures and seminars
conduct scholarly research activity
Through participation in the program components over a one-year period, the resident will have the skills necessary to assume a clinical faculty position within a school of pharmacy, and/or a clinical coordinator, and/or clinical pharmacist.
To be a candidate for an onsite interview, applicants must meet the following:
Earned Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited degree program (or one in process of pursuing accreditation) or have a Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Committee (FPGEC) certificate from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP)
Completed an ASHP accredited PGY-1 residency or PGY-1 residency in candidate status
Eligible for licensure in the State of Texas within 60 days of residency start date
Participate in the ASHP Residency Match Program
About Texas A&M Rangel College of Pharmacy
The Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy opened its doors to students in 2006 to meet a critical need in the South Texas community. Today, 42 percent of graduates from our fully-accredited program have returned to South Texas to help underserved populations as Aggie pharmacists.