PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program


PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program is accredited with American Society of Health-Systems (ASHP). During the 12- month program, residents will have the opportunity to practice in a variety of clinical settings to gain valuable skills and experience applicable to future careers.


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Residency Program Director
Susan Boswell, Pharm.D.
Residency Program Coordinator
Julie Haase, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care
  • Cardiology
  • Neurology
  • Oncology
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Small and Rural Practice
  • Surgical Care


  • Management
  • Drug Information
  • Medication Safety


Research and Teaching

Southeast Hospital provides experiential training for students from St. Louis College of Pharmacy as well as other colleges of pharmacy. Residents will have the opportunity to participate in the Resident Education Academy through St. Louis College of Pharmacy.

The program offers individual mentoring, formal lectures from experienced faculty members and opportunities for teaching pharmacy students in required or elective courses.

Residents provide a formal seminar on a focused therapeutic topic to students, faculty and clinical pharmacists in the region.

Residents will be required to complete a research project suitable for publication and presented at a residency conference.


Residents are paid a stipend of $47,486 for the residency year. Additional benefits include paid time off, travel reimbursement for meetings and health, dental and vision insurance

Application Process

Applicants must possess a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and be eligible for licensure in the state of Missouri.

Required application materials can be submitted through PhORCAS:

  • Completed application
  • CV
  • Academic transcripts
  • Letter of Intent
  • Three letters of recommendation

The application deadline is January 5, 2018.

Current Residents

SandyMcGraw webAlexander (Sandy) McGraw

Sandy McGraw hails from Kansas City, Missouri. He earned his Pharm.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City via the satellite campus in Columbia, Missouri. He decided to sign on as a Pharmacy Resident with Southeast Hospital because he felt it was the right place for him to expand his clinical knowledge and grow as a newly practicing pharmacist.

With opportunities in research, teaching, and leadership, this residency will challenge him not only as a pharmacist, but as a maturing professional as well. He hopes that through his experience at Southeast, he can help improve patient outcomes and become a valuable member of an interdisciplinary health care team.

NathanSylvain webNathan Sylvain

Nathan Sylvain is originally from New Hampshire, a small state in the northeast with a lot of natural beauty. Upon graduating from pharmacy school in 2017, he began his journey to pursue a residency to gain more clinical knowledge and confidence as a practicing pharmacist. The residency program at Southeast Hospital was appealing to Nathan because he wanted to have unique opportunities to gain leadership and educational experience. He looks forward to being part of an interdisciplinary team to help improve patient outcomes and patient safety through the safe use of medications. He also looks forward to exploring a new part of the country!