2017-18 PGY1 Residents (L-R): Joshua Etheridge, PharmD; Rachel Britt, PharmD; Katherine Cunningham, PharmD (PGY1 Residency Program Director); Bayan Alnamnakani, PharmD; Stefanie Stramel, PharmD

The Post Graduate Year one (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) builds upon Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists who are: 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.

Upon successful completion of the program, residents will have achieved the following required educational outcomes, goals, and objectives for the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency in the following competency areas:

  • Patient Care
  • Advancing Practice and Improving Patient Care
  • Leadership and Management
  • Teaching, Education, and Dissemination of Knowledge
Contact Information

PGY1 Residency Program Director
Katherine Cunningham, PharmD, MHA, BCPS
Director of Clinical Pharmacy Programs
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
One Deaconess Road, Rosenberg B17 
Boston, MA 02215