Pharmacy Residency Program

Our Pharmacy Residency Program is tailored to you

The Pharmacy Residency Program consists of direct patient care experiences in medicine, surgery, critical care, pediatrics, ambulatory care, and various specialty areas. Each resident's experience is tailored to individual interests and clinical skill development needs. During this program you will:

  • Obtain broad clinical experience or develop specialty interest through elective rotations.
  • Attend departmental meetings and seminars.
  • Discuss diverse topics of pharmacy practice and healthcare at weekly resident conference.
  • Visit hospital departments within Fairview and pharmacy departments at other hospitals.
  • Serve as teaching assistants at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy.
  • Work directly with experienced preceptors and have opportunities to educate pharmacy students and other healthcare providers.
  • Develop and complete a project of original research then present at Midwest Residency Conference.

Fairview Health Services offers eight pharmacy residency programs:

Applying to the residency program

Applicants for the residency program must be eligible for licensure in the State of Minnesota. Interested applicants should complete the requirements (basic demographic information, letter of intent, CV, college transcripts and 3 letters of recommendation) in PHORCAS (Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application). There are no additional application materials needed via PHORCAS.