PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program 

Saint Louis University Hospital - Department of Pharmacy Services


The Saint Louis University Hospital Pharmacy Practice Residency Program is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. The twelve-month residency offers the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge, and a practice philosophy at a university teaching hospital. The program emphasizes excellent verbal and written communication skills.

 Available rotations include:

  • Cardiology*
  • Electronic Health Record/Informatics (EPIC)
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology or Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplant*
  • Infectious Diseases*
  • Neurocritical Care*
  • Pharmacy Practice Management*
  • Pulmonary/Medicine Critical Care*
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Trauma/Critical Care* 

* required rotations

The hospital has a training affiliation with the Saint Louis College of Pharmacy. As part of this affiliation, the resident participates in a teaching certificate program (Resident Education Academy), seminar series and resident research conference.


Saint Louis University Hospital is a regional 356-bed Level 1 Trauma center whose primary role is the diagnosis and treatment of adult patients with diseases or injuries requiring highly sophisticated systems, technologies, and the support of health care professionals from many disciplines.  As a tertiary care center, we provide a full range of services in all areas of medicine and surgery.  Saint Louis University Hospital is the primary teaching site used to carry out the educational mission of Saint Louis University School of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences. 


  • Stipend of $40,000
  • Paid time off
  • 401-K plan
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance

Qualifications of Resident Applicants

Applicants must possess a Pharm.D. from an ACPE-accredited college or school of pharmacy. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in the state of Missouri. Missouri offers temporary licensure for pharmacy residents.

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