Since 1970 , UAB has offered an ASHP-accredited ( American Society of Health-System Pharmacists ) PGY1 residency in pharmacy practice . Fifty-two weeks long , the program inspires , builds confidence , and prepares pharmacists for the challenging world of modern medicine . The comprehensive program includes orientation , required rotations , elective rotations , practice coverage , and a residency project .
We also offer a variety of specialized training opportunities in our PGY2 program , including residencies in oncology , solid organ transplant , and critical care . Each is a one-year program that provides our residents intensive real-world experience under the leadership of some of the top professionals in their fields .