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The Idaho State University Pharmacotherapy Residency is a two-year program jointly funded by the Departments of Pharmacy Practice and Family Medicine that provides clinical pharmacy services in both the inpatient and outpatient care settings. Pharmacotherapy residents participate in multidisciplinary rounds on the inpatient medicine service and work hand-in-hand with medical residents to provide therapeutic recommendations and improve patient outcomes. This residency is accredited with the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.  It's purpose is to prepare board-certified pharmacotherapy specialists with the skills needed to deliver comprehensive care in outpatient primary care and inpatient general medicine settings and effectively teach professional students and post-graduate trainees.

The PGY1 Rural Community Residency is ASHP accredited and was established in June 2013 with the first pharmacy residency graduate in 2014.  The purpose of this residency is to prepare pharmacists with the skills needed to develop and implement advanced patient care services that are fiscally sustainable in a community setting with a focus on rural and under-served populations. Graduates from this program are qualified to pursue PGY-2 training in Ambulatory Care and enter clinical practice in outpatient care settings.

Click on the links below for more information about either of these residency positions.

PGY-1 - Community Based Residency

PGY-1 Community Based Residency


PGY-1 & PGY-2 - Pharmacotherapy Residency

Pharmacotherapy Residency

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