Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

2013-2014 PGY1 Residency Class


The purpose of the Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency Program is to educate pharmacy graduates to obtain the knowledge and skills needed to become competent in pharmacy practice. The residency program is designed to provide the resident with opportunities to conceptualize, integrate, and transform accumulated experiences and knowledge into improved drug therapy and patient outcomes.

Residency Program Features


Residency Director
Thomas Schwartz, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS
Manager, Pharmacy Services
6565 Fannin DB1-09
Houston, TX 77030
Office: 713-441-0168
Fax: 713-441-1225
Email: teschwartz@HoustonMethodist.org


Fully accredited by ASHP

Positions Available:



12 months


Approximately $49,700/year


  • Paid Time Off (PTO) for vacation, holidays, personal reasons, severe weather emergencies, family or personal short-term illness
  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • 403B Retirement Plan

Application Deadline:

  • All application materials including application, CV, letter of intent, letters of reference (3), and ALL college transcripts (pharmacy AND non-pharmacy) due December 31st
  • It is encouraged to send in application materials as early as possible before the deadline as there are a limited number of interview slots  


On-site interview required

Application Information:

Licensure Requirements:

Must be a Registered Pharmacist in Texas within 90 days of starting the program

For further information on licensure, contact the following:

Texas State Board of Pharmacy
William P. Hobby Building
333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-600, Box 21
Austin, Texas 78701-3942