PGY1 Residency Welcome

Prospective Residency Candidate,


Congratulations on your progress thus far in your pharmacy education, and your decision to continue your professional development!  As you near completion of your formal education and begin to evaluate prospective residency programs, it is important to consider how the program will benefit you and your career goals, as well as how you will thrive in that given environment.


At Saint Joseph Hospital we pride ourselves on our tradition of excellence. Saint Joseph Hospital has been recognized for service excellence under the J.D. Power and Associates Distinguished Hospital Program, and in 2006 the pharmacy program received the ASHP Best Practice Award. These and other national and local honors demonstrate our commitment to quality patient care, and continuous improvement in our knowledge and skills as medical professionals.


As a resident at Saint Joseph Hospital you will encounter dedicated preceptors with valuable clinical experience, high standards, and an enthusiasm for the practice of pharmacy.  Each day residents are presented with opportunities to expand their current clinical knowledge and skills with a balance of professional and personal obligations.


Residency candidates interested in the Saint Joseph Hospital Residency Program should submit a Pharmacy Residency Application according to the instructions on our Residency Application page. Upon review of applications received, qualified candidates will be contacted to arrange an onsite interview.


If you have any additional questions please view our website or contact me directly. Good luck in your search, and we look forward to reviewing your application.


Kevin Poe, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Manager
Residency Director
One Saint Joseph Drive
Lexington, KY 40504-3754
phone (859) 313-2181
fax (859) 313-2974
[email protected]