University of Missouri Health Care offers two pharmacy residency programs. Both programs address skills such as critical thinking, self-management and independent decision-making to help participants achieve proficiency and confidence as practitioners in patient care environments. MU Health Care stresses the importance of patient-focused practice in collaboration with all health care professionals.
PGY1 Pharmacy Program
The University of Missouri Health Care postgraduate year one (PGY1) residency program will facilitate the development of educators and leaders in pharmacy practice. The program is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). Our graduates will demonstrate excellence in direct patient care and medication use systems, enabling them to confidently pursue their desired area of practice.
PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program
The University of Missouri Health Care’s Pharmacy Internal Medicine Residency is a PGY2 training program and is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). This program offers a one-year position in Internal Medicine residency. However, the resident will have three PGY1 Pharmacy co-residents.