PGY2 Population Health Management & Data Analytics
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences COP PGY2 PHMDA
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
Pharmacy Outcomes/Healthcare Analytics
The PG2 Population Health Management and Data Analytics Residency Program through the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Pharmacy trains the resident to integrate health information, evidence-based medicine (EBM), outcomes measurement, and data analytics to inform decisions for population health management. The resident gains experience creating, implementing, and optimizing population health initiatives with our evidence-based prescription drug program (EBRx), the UAMS Medical Center, and Health Plan PBM. Involvement in quality improvement and multiple projects is expected. The resident will teach in EBM and U.S. Healthsystems in the pharmacy curriculum.
Required rotations include Orientation, EBRx*, Health Plan*, Clinical Data Management*, Quality Improvement*, Leadership*, Teaching & Academia*, and Scholarship/Research Project* (*longitudinal) . Three months of elective rotations are available.
Applicants must possess a degree in pharmacy and have completed or in process of completing an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency. The applicant should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and their official transcript from pharmacy school. This residency has candidate status for accreditation by ASHP.
About University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences COP PGY2 PHMDA
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock is the only academic health sciences university in the state of Arkansas. We are the state’s largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees in 73 of Arkansas’ 75 counties. UAMS and its clinical affiliates, Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the VA Medical Center, are an economic engine for the state with an annual economic impact of $3.92 billion.