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KU School of Pharmacy & The University of Kansas Health System Pharmacy Department Residency Programs

Enhance your skills, broaden your knowledge, expand your opportunities

A pharmacy residency at The University of Kansas Health System provides you with a unique opportunity to explore your career options alongside a practitioner in your chosen field. As a resident, you'll expand your clinical knowledge, sharpen your leadership skills, develop responsibility and scholarly relevance, and apply that learning into daily practice.

At The University of Kansas Health System, we prepare our residents to become leaders in pharmaceutical care. We equip them with the knowledge, skills and experience to meet today's challenges and succeed in tomorrow's practice.

Requirements

  • Must be a graduate of an ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy
  • Licensed or eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in the state of Kansas
  • PGY-2 residencies require completion of a PGY-1 residency program
  • On-site interview with our pharmacy team

Residencies

Residencies

Type

Length

Annual Stipend

Positions    

Pharmacy Practice

PGY1

13 months (approx. June-June)

$42,000

4-6

Oncology Pharmacy

PGY2

12 months (approx. July-June)

$42,000

3

Health System Pharmacy Administration/MS

   PGY1/PGY2/MS

25 months (approx. June-July)

$42,000

3-4

Critical Care

PGY2

12 months (approx. July-June)

$42,000

1

Community Pharmacy 

PGY1

53 weeks

$43,000

2

Ambulatory Care

PGY2

12 months (approx. July-June)

$42,000

1

Drug Information

PGY2

12 months (approx. July-June)

$42,000

1

 


2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to needy Kansans during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU
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