The Purdue University College of Pharmacy offers a 2-year Community Practice Research Fellowship program. The program, peer-reviewed by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, provides the learner with a foundation in scholarship and practice pertaining to community pharmacy services. Fellows have an opportunity to refine their clinical practice skills, develop skills in research particularly pertaining to medication therapy management, and gain experience in teaching. Fellows complete graduate coursework, leading to a M.S. in in Health Services, Outcomes, and Policy. The fellows collaborate with Rx-SafeNet, a community pharmacy practice-based research network in Indiana that is administered by the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute. Fellows work closely with a primary research preceptor, a fellowship mentoring committee, and additional faculty and preceptors to develop research and practice initiatives. Fellows present their work locally and at national meetings and gain significant experience in grant writing and manuscript preparation. Purdue University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce
Qualified candidates must have a PharmD degree. Completion of a PGY-1 community pharmacy residency or equivalent experience is required.