PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program (Ambulatory Track)
University Health Truman Medical Center
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Residents participating in this PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program at University Health Truman Medical Center will primarily practice within ambulatory care. They will develop a strong working knowledge of specialty pharmacy, 340B, medication access and care transitions. Residents will participate in a teaching certificate program and conduct a research project.
Purpose Statement: PGY1 residency programs build upon Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to develop pharmacist practitioners with knowledge, skills, and abilities as defined in the educational competency areas, goals, and objectives. Residents who successfully complete PGY1 residency programs will be skilled in diverse patient care, practice management, leadership, and education, and be prepared to provide patient care, seek board certification in pharmacotherapy (i.e., BCPS), and pursue advanced education and training opportunities including postgraduate year two (PGY2) residencies.
Core Rotational Learning Experiences: Orientation, Endocrinology/LGBTQ Clinic, Gastroenterology/Hepatology Clinic, Hematology and Oncology Clinic, Infectious Disease Clinic, Internal Medicine – Acute Care, Neurology Clinic, Pulmonology/Dermatology Clinic, and Rheumatology Clinic.
Longitudinal Learning Experiences: Leadership and Administration, Presentation, Medication Safety, Research, and Staffing.
Elective Learning Experience Options: Academia, Anticoagulation Clinic, Infectious Disease - Acute Care, Internal Medicine II - Acute Care, Oncology Infusion Center, Pain Management - Acute Care, Pharmacy Informatics, and Psychiatry - Acute Care, and Specialty Pharmacy. May repeat core rotation. Other elective learning experiences may be developed based on resident interest and preceptor availability.
Please apply via PhORCAS and include:
Letter of interest
3 letters of reference using standard reference form in PhORCAS
Quality, compassion, technology and innovation are at the heart of University Health in Kansas City, Missouri. The health system includes University Health Truman Medical Center (UH TMC), University Health Lakewood Medical Center (UH LMC), Behavioral Health, the Jackson County Health Department and a number of primary care practices throughout the metropolitan area. Recently named one of the nation's top academic medical centers, University Health is the primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri - Kansas City Health Sciences schools. University Health provides an array of acute care and outpatient services. UH TMC has the busiest adult emergency room in the Kansas City metropolitan area with more than 60,000 visits a year. In addition to emergency medicine and trauma, University Health is also noted for asthma, diabetes, obstetrics, ophthalmology, weight management and women's health.