Application Process

Application Requirements

Applicants must possess a degree in pharmacy from an American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) accredited college.  The applicant must have completed or in process of completing an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency (or residency in candidate status).  The Applicant must be eligible for licensure in the state of Arkansas and a member of ASHP.

Applicants must submit the following documents via PhORCAS by January 4:

  • Letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation, including one (1) from PGY1 Residency Director
  • Official transcript from pharmacy school

PhORCAS Program Number:  765854

The PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacy Residency conducted by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy, Little Rock, AR is accredited by ASHP.

UAMS College of Pharmacy is a drug free work environment, and employees are required to complete a pre-employment drug screening.


For all additional information regarding the application process, contact:

Lisa C. Hutchison, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS, BCGP
Residency Program Director
Professor, UAMS College of Pharmacy
Department of Pharmacy Practice
4301 West Markham, Slot 522
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205