The UAB Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program is a one-year ASHP-accredited program accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP). Our PGY1 Pharmacy residency program provides a structured learning environment in which residents gain experience and develop skills and confidence in all aspects of pharmacy practice, while allowing flexibility so that residents may pursue areas of interest through a variety of acute and ambulatory elective experiences, projects and teaching opportunities.
Upon completion of our residency program our PGY1 graduates:
Are trained in all aspects of pharmacy practice
Receive a teaching and learning certificate
Are prepared to pursue PGY2 pharmacy residency training
Are eligible for board certification
PGY1 Salary and Benefits
Time off around the holidays
Health and accident Insurance
Support to attend residency related professional conferences
About University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital
UAB Hospital is an academic medical center with unique opportunities to engage residents in a wide variety of practice environments and across the full spectrum of patient care in the acute and ambulatory care settings. UAB Hospital has been providing pharmacy residency training since 1970 and has the distinction of being one of the country’s first residency programs. We are committed to providing the resident with real-world experience in an environment that is both stimulating and challenging. We offer residency training for PGY1 Pharmacy, PGY2 Critical Care, PGY2 Infectious Diseases, PGY2 Oncology and PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant programs.