Residency Programs

Palm Beach Atlantic University (PBA) offers a variety of residency programs that prepare you to become servant leaders within the profession of pharmacy.

Our programs are designed to provide a solid foundation in patient-centered care in a variety of settings, while focusing on fostering personal and professional leadership. We are currently the only residency program that actively incorporates faith integration as one of our core traits. Emphasis within our programs is placed on:

  • Critical thinking
  • Patient centered care
  • Pedagogy
  • Time management

Our residency program directors and preceptors are dedicated to nurturing resident knowledge, skills, and growth as pharmacy professionals.

Our Programs

PGY1 Pharmacy

PGY1 Community-based Residency

PGY2 Ambulatory Care

 Teaching and Learning Program

Each of our residency programs integrates a teaching and learning component that takes place within the School of Pharmacy.

Residents are given an academic appointment as an instructor of pharmacy practice within the Gregory School of Pharmacy. Residents participate in the following types of activities longitudinally throughout the residency year: topic discussions, large classroom teaching, small group facilitation, active learning and co-precepting. Residents participating in the program will be required to submit an electronic teaching portfolio including a teaching philosophy. Residents successfully completing assigned activities will be awarded a certificate of completion

Application Process

All components of the application should be submitted through PHORCAS by the specified deadline.

  1. Letter of intent
  2. Three letters of recommendation (using the ASHP template provided)
  3. Official transcript
  4. Curriculum vitae
  5. Photo in JPEG format
  6. Reflecting on PBA’s mission and vision, please describe in a one page essay why you are interested in PBA’s residency program 
  7. Example presentation from a 4th year APPE or PGY1 program (if applying to the PGY2)

Candidates meeting our selection criteria will be contacted by the residency program director for an onsite interview. 

Interested in applying? Contact Amy Henneman for more information. 

Benefits

Residents are provided a competitive salary and are eligible for health, vision, and dental insurance. Travel funds are provided to offset expenses incurred at an applicable pharmacy meeting. 

Contact Us

Amy Henneman, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP, CDE

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Director & PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency Director

Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Email: amy_henneman@pba.edu

Erin Dorval, Pharm.D.

PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency Director

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Email: erin_dorval@pba.edu

"PBA's residency program provided numerous opportunities to build a strong evidence-based clinical foundation, develop motivational interviewing skills and expand upon critical thinking skills while working with diverse patient populations. The preceptors remained genuinely invested in my professional and personal growth throughout my journey at PBA." -– Lindsey Helm, Pharm.D., PGY1 Pharmacy Resident 2015