PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Residency
The University of Mississippi offers a comprehensive post-graduate training experience with a PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program. The program offers two positions based in the School of Pharmacy on the University of Mississippi Medical Center campus in Jackson, Mississippi.
The program offers unique opportunities for advanced clinical opportunities in a variety of practice settings, including precepting PharmD students, PGY-1 community residents and pharmacy practice residents. Preparing residents to become leaders in pharmacy practice is a strong emphasis. Research opportunities exist within the School of Pharmacy, UMMC clinics and with our external clinical partners. The resident will be exposed to a wide array of patients including insured, uninsured and Medicare/Medicaid populations.
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Family Medicine
- Federally Qualified Health Center
- Gout Clinic
- Heart Failure
- Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
All residents participate in a statewide Teaching and Learning Curriculum in which they are awarded a certificate upon completion of the program.
Learn more about the PGY-2 learning experiences.
Program Goals and Outcomes
The School of Pharmacy seeks to provide residents with the knowledge and skills to become competent practitioners in both clinical and academic settings. Graduates of this program will have the clinical competence and skills necessary to manage an ambulatory pharmacy practice, counsel and evaluate patients, teach students and provide chronic disease state management.
Graduates will also learn how to establish their own innovative pharmacy practice; practice in an established ambulatory care clinic setting; perform as an academician and join the faculty at an accredited school of pharmacy; educate and evaluate patients and provide drug information services.
Hear from Former Residents
For more information:
Joshua Fleming, PharmD, BCACP
University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy
Department of Pharmacy Practice
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216-4505
The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program in Jackson, Mississippi, is accredited by ASHP.