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Saturday, October 07, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 6:30 PM MST at Phoenix Convention Center West Building 300 Level: West Ballroom 301A

Learn from experts in the field of clinical pharmacy about the steps you can take now to rise above the competition when applying for a residency.
Interview Questions: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
A lot is riding on your ability to interview well. Get a sneak peek at some of the best, worst, and most unsettling interview questions and answers.

  • Tamara  Malm, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPSSpeaker: Tamara Malm, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS
    Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice & Administration, University of Saint Joseph School of Pharmacy, Hartford, Connecticut
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Navigating the Residency Application Process
2:00 PM to 3:15 PM
Navigating the final year of pharmacy school and the entire residency application process can be overwhelming. This program will walk you through the main steps toward making your residency application top-notch.

  • Amie D. Brooks, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCACPSpeaker: Amie D. Brooks, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCACP
    Professor of Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, St. Louis, Missouri
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Letter of Intent Writing
3:30 PM to 4:45 PM
Discover the rules for the letter of intent, an important piece of your residency application. Find out how your letter of intent can engage the reader and help you rise above other residency candidates.

  • Garrett E. Schramm, Pharm.D., BCPSSpeaker: Garrett E. Schramm, Pharm.D., BCPS
    Director of Pharmacy Education and Academic Affairs; Program Director - PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Mayo Clinic Hospital - Rochester; Assistant Professor of Pharmacy, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
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Residency Roundtables
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Sit down with current pharmacy residents and pharmacy professionals to hear their perspectives and advice. Roundtable topics include “A Day in the Life of a PGY1 Resident,” “A Day in the Life of a PGY2 Resident,” “Navigating the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting,” “Researching and Selecting a Residency Program,” “The On-site Interview,” “Residency, Fellowship, or Both?”, “Work-Life Balance as a Resident,” “Understanding the Match and Post-Match Process,” “Characteristics of Standout Residency Candidates,” and “Career Options for Residency-Trained Practitioners.”

  • Lillian T. Bellfi, Pharm.D.Speaker: Lillian T. Bellfi, Pharm.D.
    PGY1 Pharmacy Resident, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Illinois

  • Allison N. Boyd, Pharm.D.Speaker: Allison N. Boyd, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Resident, Eskenazi Health, Indianapolis, Indiana

  • Ian P. Hatlee, Pharm.D.Speaker: Ian P. Hatlee, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Resident. Clinical Instructor, School of Pharmacy, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado

  • Maya R. Holsen, Pharm.D.Speaker: Maya R. Holsen, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Cardiology Resident The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Columbus, Ohio
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  • Cora L. Housley, Pharm.D.Speaker: Cora L. Housley, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Resident, University of Colorado Hospital, Denver, Colorado

  • Mika  Jankowski, Pharm.D.Speaker: Mika Jankowski, Pharm.D.
    PGY1 Pharmacy Resident, University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora, Colorado

  • Jordan  Kelley, Pharm.D.Speaker: Jordan Kelley, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Resident University of Kentucky HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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  • Brian A. Kurish, Pharm.D.Speaker: Brian A. Kurish, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Resident University of Michigan Health System Ann Arbor, Michigan
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  • Marina L. Maes, Pharm.D.Speaker: Marina L. Maes, Pharm.D.
    PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident, Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • Taylor S. Morrisette, Pharm.D.Speaker: Taylor S. Morrisette, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Resident University of Colorado Hospital Aurora, Colorado
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  • Paria  Sanaty Zadeh, Pharm.D.Speaker: Paria Sanaty Zadeh, Pharm.D.
    PGY1 Pharmacy Resident, Beaumont Hospital – Royal Oak, Royal Oak, Michigan

  • Thomas W. Szymanski, Pharm.D.Speaker: Thomas W. Szymanski, Pharm.D.
    PGY2 Cardiology Pharmacy Resident, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas
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  • Cynthia A. Brasher, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPSSpeaker: Cynthia A. Brasher, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS
    Pharmacy Operations Manager Mission Hospital Asheville, NC
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  • Drayton A. Hammond, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, BCCCPSpeaker: Drayton A. Hammond, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, BCCCP
    Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Medical and Cardiac Intensive Care, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
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  • Brandon K. Martinez, Pharm.D., BCPSSpeaker: Brandon K. Martinez, Pharm.D., BCPS
    Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Fellow, University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut

  • Erin K. McCreary, Pharm.D., BCPSSpeaker: Erin K. McCreary, Pharm.D., BCPS
    Antimicrobial Stewardship/Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacist, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
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  • Edward T. Van Matre, Pharm.D., BCCCPSpeaker: Edward T. Van Matre, Pharm.D., BCCCP
    Critical Care Research Fellow/Clinical Instructor, University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora, Colorado

  • Shubha  Bhat, Pharm.D., MS, BCACPSpeaker: Shubha Bhat, Pharm.D., MS, BCACP
    Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Center for Digestive Disorders Boston Medical Center Boston, Massachusetts
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