In order to obtain a certificate from the program, the following must be completed by the end of your residency year:

  • Pharmacist licensure in the State of Ohio (as outlined in Licensure Policy)
  • Complete all required residency rotations/experiences (as outlined in Assessment Strategy and Customized Plan Development Policy).
  • Complete all resident evaluations (in PharmAcademic).
  • Must not have any goals which need improvement (NI) and must not have more than 2 goals with satisfactory progress (SP).
  • Completed all staffing requirements (as outlined in the Acceptance Letter).
  • Complete all required residency presentations: 
    • Two Case Conference or Continuing Education Topic presentations given to pharmacy staff
    • System Pharmacy Grand Rounds/Seminar presentation
    • Two Journal Club presentations to clinical staff and/or pharmacy students
  • Precept and evaluate at least one pharmacy student on Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE).
  • Attend the Ohio Society of Health System Pharmacists (OSHP) Residency Showcase and ASHP Midyear Meeting to promote professional development and assist with program recruitment.
  • Complete a Residency Project and Medication Use Evaluation.
  • Attend and present results of residency project at Ohio Pharmacy Residency Conference (OPRC) (or similar venue)
  • Complete a manuscript that is suitable for publication (submitted to RPD by last scheduled day of residency).


  • Duration: 12 months
  • Required core rotations: 9
  • Elective rotations: 3
  • Number of positions: 2
  • Total beds: 144