Pharmacy Residency Program

Wellmont Health System’s PGY1 pharmacy residency program at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tenn., provides each pharmacy resident with a challenging and rewarding experience carefully designed to enhance his or her current knowledge base. The program aims to enhance the clinical and practice management skills of residents and improve the overall health care provided to patients.

Upon completion of Wellmont’s program, residents will be prepared to enter PGY2 residency program, adjunct faculty position or a clinical general practice position in an academic or community health system.

Mission of Wellmont’s pharmacy residency program

The mission of the pharmacy residency program is to foster and promote optimal drug therapy and improve the quality of life for individuals requiring and receiving health care.

Kingsport and the Tri-Cities region of Tennessee

Kingsport is part of the growing Tri-Cities region, which offers an abundance of exciting cultural and recreational activities while maintaining its mountain heritage and small-town charm. Low costs of living and a strategic location within one day's drive of 70 percent of the population of the United States make the Tri-Cities region the perfect place to start your pharmacy career. See for yourself all that Kingsport and the region has to offer.

Getting started with the pharmacy residency program

For more information and additional resources, including how to apply for the Wellmont pharmacy residency program, please contact a member of the program's educational leadership.

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