Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist offers a 1-year, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists-accredited postgraduate year 1 (PGY1) residency that is designed to prepare residents for a future in innovative pharmacy practice:

  • Focused on providing expert clinical pharmacy services
  • Supported by advanced informatics and automation
  • Addressing population health and care throughout the continuum
  • Provided by a team of clinicians who respect one another and collaborate to promote the best outcomes for patients

The purpose of our PGY1 residency is to build on Doctor of Pharmacy education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists who are responsible for the medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions and who are eligible for board certification and PGY2 pharmacy residency training. We strive to assist our residents in achieving their full potential as clinicians, educators and individuals. Seven positions are available for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Why Wake Forest Baptist?

Flexibility to tailor your experience to support your professional goals.

An institution that provides an exceptionally advanced level of clinical practice.

The opportunity to co-labor with an excellent and receptive medical staff.

A collegial spirit and supportive culture to enhance your residency training.

Hear from our current and past residents on their experiences.