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Build on your pharmacy school education, gain clinical experience, and grow as a professional at Essentia Health. The Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center Acute Pharmacy Residency Program in Duluth, Minnesota, can help prepare you for a career in patient-focused pharmaceutical care.
Receive education and training that meets national quality standards. Our postgraduate year one residency program is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). That means you’ll be eligible to take your board examinations more quickly and you’ll be a more competitive candidate during your job search.
Upon completing your residency, you’ll be qualified for:
Benefit from opportunities to collaborate with health care professionals at Essentia to provide safe, efficient, cost-effective patient care, including:
Begin your residency with a comprehensive orientation, including:
Develop skills as a practicing pharmacist during rotation assignments across a variety of departments at St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Build foundational skills through core clinical rotations:
Explore your interests, gain exposure to a wide range of specialties, or get additional experience in an area you enjoy with three elective rotations. All are four weeks. Select from:
Participate in ongoing learning experiences throughout your residency year with longitudinal rotations in:
Get experience as an instructor during a semester as a teaching assistant at the University of Minnesota Duluth College of Pharmacy.
Take advantage of weekly protected research time to complete a research module—a structured, collaborative opportunity to learn and apply principles of academic research.
Spend approximately seven weeks participating in projects, such as:
Apply your pharmaceutical knowledge and distribution skills by practicing as a pharmacist during regular shifts at an Essentia pharmacy. You’ll work:
See deadlines and application requirements for the Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center Pharmacy Practice Residency Program.