PGY1 Pharmacy Residency
Site: Mercy Hospital St. Louis
Available positions: 4
Program Director: Jamie M. Pitlick, Pharm.D., BCPS
This program provides residents with learning experiences in both hospital and ambulatory care settings. Residents learn how to optimize medication therapy through direct patient care, as well as how to effectively educate patients and health care professionals regarding proper medication use. Required experiences include general medicine, ambulatory care, critical care and infectious diseases. Elective opportunities are available in ambulatory care, cardiology, critical care, infectious diseases, internal medicine and pediatrics. Residents also receive substantial teaching experience through the Resident Education Academy: St. Louis College of Pharmacy Teaching and Learning Curriculum.
Residency Program Director
Jamie M. Pitlick, Pharm.D., BCPS
Pitlick is the residency program director for the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Mercy Hospital St. Louis where she practices as a clinical pharmacist in the John F. Kennedy Clinic. She is currently an associate professor of pharmacy practice at St. Louis College of Pharmacy. Pitlick earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree (Pharm.D.) from Drake University. Subsequently, she completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Mercy Family Medicine through St. Louis College of Pharmacy. She is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS).