PGY1 Pharmacy Residency


PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency program builds on Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training. 

Program Overview

The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency is a twelve-month program of training and experience based on the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) standards.


The program is customized for each resident based on goals, interests, and experiences.


  • Active participation in patient care rounds
  • Teaching certificate program
  • Precepting pharmacy students
  • Research project
  • Quality improvement/Medication Use Evaluation project
  • On-Call program
  • Committee involvement
  • Customized rotations (required and elective)

Program Director

Alyson Ghizzoni-Burns, PharmD, BCPS

Title: PGY1 Residency Program Director; Pharmacy Supervisor; Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Family Medicine
Specialty: Family Medicine
Education: University of Findlay, BS Biology; University of Findlay College of Pharmacy, PharmD
Post-Graduate Training: Greenville Health System – PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency