UofL Health - Jewish Hospital's Post Graduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency Program will build on the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of a clinical pharmacist responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.
The UofL Health - Jewish Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program prepares pharmacists to assume clinical pharmacy and pharmacy management positions and/or responsibilities. Such responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Residents will assume the role of a clinical pharmacist with appropriate instruction, modeling, coaching and facilitating to provide a wide variety of direct patient care, policy development, practice research, practice management and drug information delivery activities. Strengths of the program include certified clinical pharmacists and college of pharmacy faculty practicing in various clinical specialties (e.g. infectious disease, solid organ transplant, cardiology, critical care, emergency medicine, ambulatory care), as well as management, evidence based medicine, medication use policy and teaching.
UofL Health - Jewish Hospital provides a robust and comprehensive pharmacy training environment where residents can learn and interact with community-based physicians, along with University of Louisville physicians and faculty. Frazier Rehab Institute, UofL Health - Jewish Hospital and other Kentucky One facilities deliver a breadth and inclusive training environment.
The residency program is structured to facilitate the professional growth of each resident through achievement of the following desired program competencies:
The residency program is structured to offer the resident multifaceted learning experiences in both the community and teaching setting to prepare the residents for future endeavors.
The program is structured according to ASHP’s residency learning experiences and is designed to be flexible and individualized to the resident’s professional goals and interests.
UofL Health - Jewish Hospital PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program is an accredited program by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).
Lindsay Wilson, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - Emergency Medicine
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director