PGY2-Drug Information

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PGY2-Drug Information Residency


Residency Purpose Statement  

Pharmacists completing this program will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to obtain entry-level positions in drug information/medication use policy in hospitals, health systems, academia, industry, managed care, and medical writing.  They are experts in analysis of medication-related information, possess superior communication skills, and are proficient in educating other health care professionals and health care professionals in training.  They are prepared to serve as organization leaders in development of safe and effective medication use policies and/or processes.

Recruiting for the 2015-2016 PGY2-Drug Information Pharmacy Residency

Representatives from UVaHS will be available during the Residency Showcase on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 from 8:00-11:00 AM at Booth # 5804.  We look forward to meeting interested candidates in Anaheim.


Program Description

Number of positions: 1
How to apply: Program Expectations
Application Requirements
Program information: Program Overview


Current Residents
Past Residents
Program Director

2014-2015 PGY2-Drug Information Residency Class

2014-15 DI

From left to right: Kara Parsons, Michelle McCarthy


Program Director/Contact Person:
Michelle McCarthy, PharmD, FASHP
(434) 924-2388


University of Virginia Health System
Department of Pharmacy Services
P.O. Box 800674
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0674