Applicants to an AGH pharmacy residency program must have graduated from an accredited school of pharmacy, exhibit a keen interest in pursuing a career in patient focused pharmacy practice, and be licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Pennsylvania. Information on Pennsylvania pharmacist licensure eligibility can be found at http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/Pharmacy.
Applications will be accepted through January 2, 2019. Application materials should include the following:
- Letter of intent
- Residency Interest Form
- Curriculum vitae
- Three professional letters of recommendation
- Academic transcript
An on-site interview is also required. The residency commences by July 1.
Candidates must submit their application electronically via ASHP PhORCAS and also participate in the ASHP residency matching program. Candidates may also email their PhORCAS submission confirmation to the respective program director.
(Candidates must upload the completed Residency Interest Form to ASHP PhORCAS prior to submitting their application to AGH. This form can be found at https://www.ahn.org/education/pharmacy-residency-programs-agh.)
After being accepted to this the PGY1/PGY2 Combined Health System Pharmacy Administration residency program, the accepted candidate will apply for the Multidisciplinary MPH program at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, via SOPHAS online application services. PCAT may substitute for the GRE requirement.