The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) Feik School of Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Residency Program focuses on patient care, teaching, service, and scholarly activity. The program is designed to provide pharmacy graduates a positive environment to sharpen the skills required to excel as clinicians and educators. After program completion, the resident will be well-equipped to function effectively as a pharmacotherapy specialist or clinical faculty member.
The following components are central to the 24-month pharmacotherapy residency program:
Clinical Experiences: Provide clinical services in a variety of inpatient and outpatient practice settings.
Teaching: Complete a longitudinal teaching certificate with didactic and small group teaching experiences.
Scholarship: Create scholarship, including the completion and submission of one review article or case report and one original research article. This additional requirement further prepares the resident for a successful career in clinical pharmacy and/or academia.
Service: Contribute a required service component of eight hours per year.
Staffing: Completed at San Antonio county hospital. Year 1: inpatient staffing every third weekend. Year 2: therapeutic drug monitoring every third weekend
Please also see the University of the Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Residency website for more information on program requirements.
Interested applicants must have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and be eligible for pharmacy licensure in Texas. Application, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, and pharmacy school transcripts are required.
About University of the Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy
The University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good. UIW was founded in 1881 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word with a mission of service and education. The Feik School of Pharmacy graduated its first class in 2010.