A pharmacy residency will provide you with the additional experience and specialization that today’s patient-centered health care teams require. As a resident, you will receive real-world training to effectively manage increasingly complex drug therapies for patients. Through residency, you will gain unique experience as a member of an interprofessional health care team that will open doors to new career paths and opportunities.
A Clinical Foundation for Leadership in Direct Patient Care
A residency can give you a competitive edge by providing the opportunity to build upon the knowledge you gained through coursework and experiential training. As the role of pharmacists expands, residency experience is becoming increasingly important.
- Health systems prefer pharmacy applicants who have completed a residency.
- National pharmacy organizations recommend postgraduate training for individuals involved in direct patient care.
- Some institutions require residency training for pharmacists seeking advanced practice privileges.
Apply for a Residency
St. Louis College of Pharmacy utilizes the ASHP PhORCAS system for application for all affiliated residency programs. Learn more about the application process.
The deadline to apply is Jan. 2.