Community Practice

  • Duration/Type:                         12 months/residency
  • Number of Positions:               3
  • Starting Date:                            July 1st

Program Description

The residency provides the opportunity to gain clinical experience and provide patient care in a community pharmacy setting.  While this residency program is based in a community pharmacy, the experience will involve both traditional community pharmacy and ambulatory care experiences. In addition, valuable experience in designing, marketing, implementing and maintaining patient care services will be a focus of the residency.  The residency also provides the opportunity to gain experience in teaching.

Kroger Community Pharmacy Residency Program

Walmart Community Residency

Harps Community Pharmacy Residency Program

Benefits

Each resident will receive:

      • Competitive annual stipend
      • Paid vacation, state holidays and professional leave for attendance of state and national meetings
      • Financial assistance to attend national meetings
      • Free life, health, and liability insurance
      • Employee food discount on campus (20%) and merchant discounts in the community
      • Comprehensive health sciences library with access to almost 2000 journals
      • Tuition discount for undergraduate and graduate courses (If desired)

 

For more information about Kroger Residency Program contact:

Rachel Stafford, PharmD
Residency Director
Phone: (501) 686.5579
Fax: (501)296.1168
Email: rastafford@uams.edu

 

For more information about Harps and Walmart Residency Programs contact:

Megan Smith, PharmD, BCACP
Residency Director
Phone: (501)526.7787
Fax: (501)296.1168
Email: msmith4@uams.edu