St. Luke’s Hospital PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency

Developing responsible, exceptional pharmacy practitioners

St. Luke’s Hospital is a community hospital in Maumee, Ohio. St. Luke’s provides a variety of services, including cardiovascular, orthopedic, spine and neurological; robotic surgery, obstetrics and emergency services. It is a nationally certified primary stroke center and offers many outpatient services. The hospital has an average daily census of 140.

St. Luke’s Hospital Family Medicine Center is located offsite from the hospital in nearby Perrysburg, Ohio. It is a fully functioning medical practice that serves a dual purpose – to train family medicine physicians and to care for patients in the community.

Residency Mission

The PGY1 pharmacy residency program builds on Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide-range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.

Pharmacists graduating from the program will be skilled at teaching and precepting pharmacy students, medical residents, and fellow healthcare professionals.

Why Choose St. Luke’s Hospital?

St. Luke’s offers you excellent opportunities to interact with healthcare professionals who value interprofessional collaboration. Between direct patient contact, teaching opportunities, and highly skilled faculty, the St. Luke’s Hospital Pharmacy Residency will provide you with the hands-on, comprehensive education you need to be a successful pharmacist.

Learning Experiences

Required Learning Experiences
  • Orientation
  • Ambulatory Care I
  • Ambulatory Care II
  • Critical Care
  • Internal Medicine I
  • Pharmacy Management
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Academia
Required Longitudinal Learning Experiences
  • Diabetes/Pharmacotherapy Clinic
  • Anticoagulation
  • Inpatient Staffing
  • Residency Project
Elective Learning Experiences
  • Geriatrics
  • Cardiology
  • Academic Medicine
  • Internal Medicine II
  • Teaching Certificate

Application Requirements

  • Be a graduate of an ACPE accredited school or college of pharmacy.
  • Submit your application, including CV, letter of intent, academic transcripts, and three letters of reference to PhORCAS by January 8.
  • Be eligible for Ohio Licensure.

For more information

Please contact:

Michelle O’Brien, PharmD, BCACP
Pharmacy Residency Program Director
St. Luke’s Family Medicine Residency Center
7045 Lighthouse Way
Perrysburg, OH 43551
O: 419.873.6836
F: 419.873.6837

michelle.o’brien@stlukeshospital.com