Pharmacy Residencies

Presbyterian Healthcare Services offers Post-Graduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy and Post-Graduate Year Two (PGY2) specialty pharmacy residency programs in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy and Infectious Diseases Pharmacy.

  • Post-Graduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy
    The ASHP-accredited PGY1 offered at Presbyterian Hospital in downtown Albuquerque is a flexible program designed to provide residents with unique experiences in both clinical and administrative practice.
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  • Post-Graduate Year Two (PGY2) in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy
    The ASHP-accredited PGY2 in Ambulatory Care provides residents experience working with licensed pharmacist clinicians (PhCs) within the patient-centered medical home in disease state and medication therapy management and overseeing anticoagulation services.
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  • Post-Graduate Year Two (PGY2) in Infectious Diseases Pharmacy
    The ASHP-accredited PGY2 in Infectious Diseases is designed to develop a practitioner proficient in infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship.
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Benefits and Special Features

Presbyterian offers competitive salaries, paid time off, financial support to professional meetings, professional organization membership, and medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits. A teaching certificate through The University of New Mexico is available to participating residents.

Eligibility and Application Requirements

  • United States citizenship or resident status
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) or Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Examination Committee (FPGEC)-Certified pharmacy graduate
  • Eligible for New Mexico pharmacist licensure
  • Complete application submitted through Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) including:
    • letter of intent
    • curriculum vitae
    • academic transcripts
    • three recommendation letters
  • Interview with presentation
  • PGY2 applicants must have a completed or be in the process of completing an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) accredited or candidate-status PGY1 residency

Please see each program for application requirements specific to that program.

Presbyterian participates in the ASHP resident matching program – “The Match.” This residency site agrees that no person at this site will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information from any residency applicant.