Post-Pharm.D. Education and Training

Post Pharm.D. Education & Training

Community Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) at Live Oak Pharmacy (Austin)
The University of Texas College of Pharmacy

Pope, Nathan D., Pharm.D., R.Ph.
Clinical Assistant Professor of
Health Outcomes & Pharmacy Practice
Director, HEB/UT Community Pharmacy
Residency Program
PHR 3.208D

Mailing address: The University of Texas at Austin
College of Pharmacy
1 University Station, A1900

Live Oak Pharmacy is an independent community pharmacy
focusing on compounding and health & wellness. It is located
in downtown Austin, Texas.

1 year

July 1

All candidates must meet the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy or PharmD from an ACPE accredited school or college of pharmacy
  • Texas Pharmacist licensure by August 1
  • APhA Immunization Certificate preferred (not required)
  • Self directed, motivated, and committed to advancing the profession of pharmacy
  • Commitment to pharmaceutical care in the community chain pharmacy setting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Membership and record of activity in professional organizations
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities
  • Good organizational skills
  • Precision oriented and attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Must complete required H-E-B orientation and training courses

Live Oak Pharmacy is not currently seeking accredited status.


This residency DOES NOT participate in The Match.

A. Medication Therapy Management Services (MTMS) - telephonic and in-person

B. Immunizations - Influenza in addition to the full spectrum of immunizations.

C. Professional Service - Giving you the skill and knowledge to be a efficient, effective, and safe professional pharmacist. All residents are required to allocate 20% of the program to staffing which equates to 32 hours per month. Of those 32 hours, 16 hours are required to occur on a weekend.

D. Project Management - All residents will complete a major project during the year.

E. Education - Residents participate as facilitators to the course titled - Nonprescription Pharmacotherapeutics II. There are also various opportunities for various educational experience including presentations to nurses, physicians assistants, physicians, and other healthcare providers.

F. Leadership & Management - Residents will gain the skills necessary to manage a community pharmacy in addition to managing the professional services. You will also work with the Live Oak Pharmacy business and marketing team.

G. Giving Back - As new members of the Capital Area Pharmacy Association, residents will work at the Volunteer Healthcare Clinic ( two days per month. One Monday evening will be focused on counseling to patients with chronic disease states. The other evening will consist of dispensing and counseling activities. This is rewarding experience with a diverse population.

H. Compounding - As an active compounding pharmacy and member of PCCA (, you will gain expertise in compounding with dosage forms, formulations, and procedures.

The resident will travel to the American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting and ALCALDE Southwest Leadership Conference for Pharmacy Residents, Fellows, and Preceptors. ( Optional meetings include the NCPA and ASHP.

Competitive with all benefits entitled to an employee of the university

Last Reviewed: November 10, 2011

College Information

Mailing Address:
College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas
at Austin
2409 University Ave.
Stop A1900
Austin, TX, USA

Email Address: pharmacy


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