University of Missouri Health Care offers three pharmacy residency programs for pharmacy graduates — post graduate year one (PGY1) Pharmacy at University Hospital or Women’s and Children’s Hospital and post graduate year two (PGY2) internal medicine. These 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 at University Hospital

The University of Missouri Health Care postgraduate year one (PGY1) Pharmacy 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 demonstrate excellence in direct patient care and medication use systems, enabling them to confidently pursue their desired area of practice.

Duration: 12 months
Number of positions: 3
Starting date: June 24, 2019
Estimated stipend: $48,425
Interview required: Yes

Learn more about the PGY1 residency program at University Hospital.

PGY1 Program Purpose

The PGY1 Pharmacy residency at University Hospital builds on Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) Internal Medicine residency training.

Eligibility

To qualify for the PGY1 Pharmacy residency program, you must:

  • Be a graduate of an accredited college or school of pharmacy with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree
  • Be licensed or eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Missouri

How to Apply

Program Mailing Address

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
University of Missouri Health Care
Pharmacy Services
One Hospital Dr., DC060.00
Columbia, MO 65212

Residency positions are filled according to the rules of the National Matching Service (NMS). An on-site interview is required.

  • ASHP Code: 64250
  • National Matching Service Code: 164713

Application submission is through the Pharmacy Online Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS).

The applicant must provide:

  • Letter of Intent
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Official pharmacy school transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Submission of an application for employment via the MU Health Care website (www.muhealth.org/jobseeker, under “Find a Job” select “All Openings,” search and apply under “Pharmacy Resident”)

Contact Us

For more information or questions about the PGY1 Pharmacy program, please contact:

Laura Butkievich, PharmD, BCPS
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director
butkievichl@health.missouri.edu
573-882-8627

Alissa (Bearly) Hundley, PharmD, BCPS
Residency Programs Coordinator
bearlya@health.missouri.edu
 

PGY1 Pharmacy Program at Women's and Children's Hospital

The University of Missouri Health Care postgraduate year one (PGY1) Pharmacy residency program will facilitate the development of educators and leaders in pharmacy practice. The program is in candidate accreditation status with the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). Our graduates demonstrate excellence in direct patient care and medication use systems, enabling them to confidently pursue their desired area of practice.

Duration: 12 months
Number of positions: 3
Starting date: June 24, 2019
Estimated stipend: $48,425
Interview required: Yes

Learn more about the PGY1 residency program at Women's and Children's Hospital.

WCH PGY1 Program Purpose

The Post Graduate Year one (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency Programs at University of Missouri Health Care (UMHC) build upon Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.

The PGY1 pharmacy residency at Women’s and Children’s Hospital (WCH) prepares its graduates to assume positions as patient care clinicians in a pediatric setting or to pursue second year post-graduate training in a focused area of practice.  WCH is an academic medical center that provides comprehensive care to women and children from across the state of Missouri.  The pharmacy resident gains clinical pharmacy experience in general pediatrics, neonatal and pediatric intensive care, antimicrobial stewardship, and various pediatric subspecialty areas.

Eligibility

To qualify for the PGY1 Pharmacy residency program, you must:

  • Be a graduate of an accredited college or school of pharmacy with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree
  • Be licensed or eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Missouri

How to Apply

Program Mailing Address

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
University of Missouri Health Care
Pharmacy Services
404 Keene Street, DC546.00
Columbia, MO 65202

Residency positions are filled according to the rules of the National Matching Service (NMS). An on-site interview is required.

  • ASHP Code: 64041
  • National Matching Service Code: 261213

Application submission is through the Pharmacy Online Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS).

The applicant must provide:

  • Letter of Intent
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Official pharmacy school transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Submission of an application for employment via the MU Health Care website (www.muhealth.org/jobseeker, under “Find a Job” select “All Openings,” search and apply under “Pharmacy Resident”)

Contact Us

For more information or questions about the PGY1 Pharmacy program, please contact:

Jordan Anderson, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
WCH PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director
andersonjord@health.missouri.edu
573-771-9439

Alissa (Bearly) Hundley, PharmD, BCPS
Residency Programs Coordinator
bearlya@health.missouri.edu

PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program

The University of Missouri Health Care’s Pharmacy Internal Medicine Residency is a postgraduate year two (PGY2) training program and is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). This program offers a one-year position in Pharmacy residency alongside four PGY1 Pharmacy co-residents.

Duration: 12 months
Number of positions: 1
Starting date: July 1
Estimated stipend: $49,849
Interview required: Yes

Learn more about the PGY2 residency program.

Eligibility

To qualify for the PGY2 pharmacy residency program, you must:

  • Be a graduate of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education-accredited pharmacy program with a doctor of pharmacy degree
  • Be a graduate of a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency program accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Be licensed or eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Missouri

How to Apply

Program Mailing Address

PGY2 Pharmacy Residency Program
University of Missouri Health Care
Pharmacy Services
One Hospital Dr., DC060.00
Columbia, MO 65212

Residency positions are filled according to the rules of the National Matching Service (NMS).

  • ASHP Code: 64020
  • National Matching Service Code: 688456

An on-site interview is required.  During this interview, the candidate gives a 30 minute presentation on a topic of his/her choice to preceptors and pharmacy staff.

Application submission is through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS).

The applicant must provide:

  • Letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official pharmacy school transcript
  • Three written letters of recommendation (one must be from your PGY1 program director)
  • Submission of an application for employment via the MU Health Care website (www.muhealth.org/jobseeker, under “Find a Job” select “All Openings,” search and apply under “Pharmacy Resident”)

Contact Us

For more information or questions about the PGY2 program, please contact:

Ryan Camden, PharmD, BCPS
PGY2 Internal Medicine Residency Program Director
camdenr@health.missouri.edu
573-771-7179

Alissa (Bearly) Hundley, PharmD, BCPS
Residency Programs Coordinator
bearlya@health.missouri.edu