PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency
Site: St. Louis County Department of Public Health
Available Position: 1
This program provides residents with an opportunity to gain independence in the delivery of direct patient care in an ambulatory care setting with a commitment to improving the health of the community through preventative medicine and health education. Residents learn how to optimize medication therapy through direct patient care activities with an emphasis on providing care to a medically underserved patient population. Residents in this program complete longitudinal experiences in a variety of ambulatory care services, including pharmacist-managed, interdisciplinary, medical teaching and primary care clinics. Other required experiences include community practice, acute care internal medicine, and practice management. Residents also receive substantial teaching experience through experiential teaching opportunities at the College.
Amie D. Brooks, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, BCACP
Brooks is the residency program director for the PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency at the St. Louis County Department of Public Health where she practices as a primary care clinical pharmacist. She is currently a professor of pharmacy practice and interim director of the Division of Ambulatory Care at St. Louis College of Pharmacy. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees (Pharm.D.) from St. Louis College of Pharmacy. Subsequently, she completed a Geriatrics Specialty Residency at the VA St. Louis Health Care System – Jefferson Barracks. Brooks is a board-certified specialist in both Pharmacotherapy (BCPS) and Ambulatory Care (BCACP). She is recognized as a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (FCCP).