PGY1 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency

Welcome to the webpage for the UC San Diego PGY1 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Program! On behalf of UC San Diego Health, I want to thank you for your interest and for taking the time to learn about what makes our residency program great. We offer a well-rounded variety of required and elective learning experiences in Ambulatory Care, Acute Care, and Academic environments. Our preceptors are extraordinary clinicians, teachers, and mentors and are fully committed to supporting you throughout the year in order to foster your professional growth and development.

Application Procedure

Applicants must participate in the ASHP Match and apply using PhORCAS. Please see the instructions for details of the requirements.

Letter of Intent

Using a maximum of two pages and no less than 11-point font and 1-inch margins, please respond to these questions in your personal statement/letter of intent:

1. Describe how your experiences, strengths, and personal characteristics will help make you a successful resident in the UCSD PGY1 Am Care Residency Program.

2. Describe your career goals and how they fit within the framework of the UCSD PGY1 Am Care Residency Program.

Program Contact

Justin W. Bouw, PharmD, BCACP, CDE
PGY1 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Program Director
Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacy Manager

Christopher Smith
Residency Coordinator

Overview of the Ambulatory Care Pharmacy ResidencyProgram Overview