Pharmacy Residency Overviews

Published On 01/24/2013

One of the oldest in the country, our pharmacy residency program was established in 1964 and is ASHP-accredited. Both PGY-1 and PGY-2 specialty residents are admitted yearly to the 12-month program, which begins July 1.


Methodist University Hospital Department of Pharmacy

Methodist University Hospital (MUH) is a community academic medical center affiliated with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and is the flagship for the 7-hospital Methodist Healthcare System. Areas of excellence include Solid Organ Transplantation, Neurosciences, and Oncology. 

The department of pharmacy includes an outpatient pharmacy, centralized unit dose and IV admixture services with automation, decentralized patient care area pharmacist services, and clinical specialists in the areas of internal medicine, cardiology, emergency medicine, critical care, health systems pharmacy administration, medical oncology, hematology and bone marrow transplant, solid organ transplant, nephrology, and outpatient anticoagulation. 

The department also provides student training for the University of Tennessee, Union University, and the University of Mississippi.


Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital Department of Pharmacy

Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital, located in Germantown, Tennessee, is a private, 331-bed acute care facility that provides a wide array of services including an Emergency Department, renowned obstetrics and maternity program with a Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), complete surgical services and comprehensive cardiac services. The hospital also features an inpatient pediatric unit and emergency services operated under the exact standards of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

Germantown has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as a Best Hospital for Orthopedics, designated a Primary Stroke Center and certified Chest Pain Center by the Joint Commission, and received the highest rating for High-Risk Obstetrical Program from the Memphis Business Group on Health.