Pharmacy Residency Programs

of your residency experience is spent at AxessPointe, a federally qualified health center that delivers primary medical, dental and preventative health services to the medically underserved.

PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency

Prepare for a Future as a Health Care Provider & a Clinical Faculty Member

The College of Pharmacy at NEOMED offers a postgraduate year one (PGY1) Community-Based Pharmacy Residency Program with an ambulatory care and teaching focus designed to cultivate practitioners who develop clinical expertise, educate future pharmacists, enhance their leadership and project management skills, and engage in research. Graduates of the residency program are prepared to provide pharmaceutical care services to an underserved population in a community or ambulatory care setting and to become a clinical faculty member at a school of pharmacy.

Residency Overview

Pharmacy residents participating in the PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy program develop and enhance skills in five distinct learning experiences: pharmaceutical care and practice management, distribution/staffing, teaching, project management, and entrepreneurship and leadership.

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Why a Community-Based Pharmacy Residency?

Develop clinical expertise

Provide educational opportunities

Enhance leadership & project management skills

Engage in research

Directly impact patient care

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Residency Practice Site

AxessPointe Community Health Center, a federally qualified health center (FQHC), is a not-for-profit corporation that delivers primary medical, dental, mental and preventative health services in medically underserved areas.

80% of the residency is spent at the practice site

Patient care responsibilities vary and are under the guidance of the assigned site preceptor.

Residency Clinical Faculty Experience

Residents gain experience as a clinical faculty member through teaching large and small groups, participating in committee work, and attending college and department meetings.

20% of the residency is spent at NEOMED

Clinical faculty experience is developed at NEOMED under the guidance of the residency program director.

Meet the Team

Pharmacy residents report to the director of pharmacy resident education/residency program director, who is responsible for the administration and coordination of all residency programs. Residents also work closely with their residency preceptor.

Daniel Krinsky

Daniel Krinsky, M.S., R.Ph.

Director of Pharmacy Resident Education
Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Phone: 330.325.6217

Magdi Awad

Magdi H. Awad, MSA, Pharm.D., RPh

Residency Advisor/Lead Preceptor
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
Phone: 330.325.6225
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Patti Pfeifer
Program Coordinator
Phone: 330.325.6390

Program Director

Daniel Krinsky, M.S., R.Ph.
Phone: 330.325.6217

PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency

Pharmacy Residency Programs at NEOMED