PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency (New Hanover)

Program description

The Novant Health PGY2 ambulatory care pharmacy residency program at New Hanover Regional Medical Center aims to produce residents who possess competencies that qualify them for clinical pharmacist positions in ambulatory or specialty care clinics and who are eligible for board certification and/or other certifications related to ambulatory care, if desired.


Required rotations
Ambulatory practice - core block
Ambulatory & Specialty practice management
Required longitudinal rotations
Ambulatory operations
Continuing Education
Lipid clinic
Leadership, Excellence and Development (LEAD)
Professional writing
Quality improvement
UNC student seminar
Elective rotations
Infectious diseases
Population health
Primary care
Co-precept pharmacy students
Affiliations with High Point University and Campbell University
Service leadership
Service on department committees
Serve as resident-in-charge


Program completion

Upon completion, residents will have gained the following skills:
  • Direct patient care skills with focus on primary care
  • Project planning and execution skills
  • Leadership and presentation skills



Approximately $57,500
Leave availability
10 days, with 5 additional professional days
Health insurance
Medical insurance provided with low monthly premium.
Vision and dental insurance are also available with low monthly premium
Employee discount program offers discounts on services and products from both local and national businesses
On-site parking provided free of charge
Professional development
Support provided for ASHP Midyear and UNC Research in Education and Practice Symposium (REPS)
Poster reimbursement
Support may also be provided for posters presented at an education or professional meeting
Additional items
Office space provided with computer
Personalized lab coat
Access to online and hospital libraries
Low-cost team member fitness center
On-site team member employee health clinic and pharmacy


Application information

Interested applicants should apply for consideration by using Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS). Please submit your application through this service no later than program specific deadlines as outlined below.

NMS code: 553765

Application deadline

January 2


Lisa Edgerton, PharmD, BCACP, BCPS 
PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program Director 
Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center