Last updated: 05/26/2020
The Pharmacy Practice Residency (PGY1) in Behavioral Health Services provides residents the opportunity to obtain experience in general pharmacy practice while also collaborating in the treatment of patients with a psychiatric diagnosis. Core and elective rotations are tailored to the resident's interests. TA and lecture opportunities available with the University of Minnesota, College of Pharmacy. Additional opportunities to work in ambulatory, day treatment, and/or Medication Therapy Management settings. A publishable residency research project will be designed and completed by the resident. This will be presented at ASHP Midyear Meeting and CPNP Annual Meeting.
The University of Minnesota Medical Center (UMMC) is a national leader in the research and treatment of mental illness. The Pharmacy Residency Program (PGY1) in Behavioral Health Services is a twelve-month program located on the West Campus of the UMMC. Core and elective rotations are tailored to the resident’s interests.The West Campus includes thirteen inpatient Behavioral Health Units, multiple outpatient psychiatry programs/clinics, General Medicine, NICU, Birth Center, and the University of Minnesota, Masonic Children’s Hospital.
The University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview is an academic medical center. There are 33 PGY1 and PGY2 residents in the Fairview System.