Beaumont Hospital, Troy offers a twelve month American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)-accredited PGY-1 Residency for up to two residency candidates.
The goals of the residency program are to train pharmacists to develop the skills necessary to ensure optimal delivery of drug therapy to all patients, and to analyze and disseminate drug information to health care professionals and patients. Other goals are for residents to investigate therapeutic problems in a scientific manner, enhance their verbal and written communication skills, and to become leaders in the medication use process.
Residency Program Purpose
PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) 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.