Pharmacy Practice Residency

The program provides a unique residency experience at a hospital that has developed a national reputation for its commitment to quality care, safety and excellence.

The pharmacy department provides an extensive spectrum of clinical services including interdisciplinary patient rounds, nutritional support team, pharmacokinetics,drug information, investigational drug service and involvement in multiple performance improvement committees. The pharmacy department also utilizes a state-of-the-art medical informatics system in cooperation with Washington University School of Medicine. The department has 40 pharmacists, 40 technicians and four satellite pharmacies including an oncology/infusion center and operating room satellites. Utilizing automated dispensing technology, the department serves an average daily census of 284 inpatients.

Residency learning experiences

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Surgical and Medical Intensive Care Units
  • Nutrition Support
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Drug Information
  • Pharmacy Practice Management

Application Deadline: January 6, 2016

Applicants must use PhORCAS to submit a personal statement, pharmacy transcripts, three letters of recommendation and a curriculum vitae. An on-site interview also is required. Please contact one of us if you are interested in the program or have any questions regarding the residency. Download our information packet.

"The program offers an optimal balance of clinical work, presentations, research, and teaching opportunities, all while in a tight knit community hospital setting. I truly look forward to coming into work each morning, knowing that I work along such welcoming, intelligent, and caring pharmacy staff who provide high quality patient care on a daily basis."

"Everyone on the pharmacy team is very friendly and supportive of me as I progress through this exceptional program. My fellow pharmacists are always willing to answer my questions and provide useful feedback to help me grow. All of my preceptors are dedicated to providing well-rounded rotations tailored to each resident’s career goals and interests."

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