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Pharmacy Residency

We appreciate your interest in our PGY-1 accredited Pharmacy Residency Program. Established in 2012, the program is committed to preparing graduates to work in clinical care — and become strong candidates for the PGY2 program of their choice. During the year you’ll develop your acute care skills. Our team of preceptors work closely with each resident to assist them in their practice development. We’re very flexible, allowing the resident’s year to be designed to meet their needs.

Residency Benefitsaward

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Flex Spending Account
  • Wellness Program
  • PTO
  • Office space
  • Education and Technology Support

PGY1 Rotations


  • Pharmacy Practice: Orientation (5-7 weeks) and Longitudinal
  • Practice Management/Administration (longitudinall)
  • Internal Medicine (4-5 weeks)
  • Cardiology (4 weeks)
  • Emergency Medicine (4 weeks)
  • Surgery (4-5 weeks)
  • Oncology (4 weeks)
  • Critical Care (4 weeks)
  • Mediciation Safety (4 weeks)
  • Research Project (longitudinal)

Electives (4 weeks)

  • Concentrated Administration
  • Antimicrobal Stewardship
  • Transitions of Care
  • Repeat Rotations
  • Others based on interests


All applicants must submit all of the following by the deadline of 1/2

  • Submit application via PhORCAS
  • Personal statement/letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Pharmacy College transcripts
  • Three professional references utilizing PhORCAS reference template

Residency Contact Information

Leslie M. Barefoot, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, FNCAP
Pharmacy Director
Phone: 252-499-6125

Debra Pittman, Pharm.D.
Assistant Director of Pharmacy and PGY1 Residency Program Director
Phone: 252-499-6121