Pharmacy Residency Program

Slidell Memorial Hospital (SMH) PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program

The mission of the Slidell Memorial Hospital (SMH) PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program is to provide residents with individualized experiences to gain the knowledge and skills essential to succeed as practicing clinicians in an ever-evolving multidisciplinary setting.

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About the Camellia City

Slidell, Louisiana was founded in 1882. It is located about 30 miles north of New Orleans, Louisiana and a one hour drive away from the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The City of Slidell has a population of approximately 27,600 residents. Slidell has a subtropical climate with mild winters and hot/humid summers. With Slidell's mild climate, you can enjoy the outdoors year round. Slidell offers a small town atmosphere with big city conveniences being minutes from the beaches and casinos of the Mississippi Gulf Coast and excitement of New Orleans.

  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology
  • Orientation
  • Pharmacy Informatics
  • Pharmacy Management
  • Transitions of Care

Longitudinal Experiences

  • Residency Research Project
  • Pharmacy Staffing
  • Teaching Certificate (optional)


  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid Travel to Conferences
  • Insurance: Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
Application Requirements:


  • Candidate for graduation or graduate of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited college/school of pharmacy
  • Must be a licensed pharmacist in the State of Louisiana by August 30 with all licensure testing completed by July 15


  • Application
  • CV
  • Letter of Intent
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Official School Transcripts

On-Site Interview

  • Presentation

For more information:

Kisha O'Neal Gant, PharmD, BCACP, BCGP, BCPS
PGY1 Residency Director
1001 Gause Blvd.
Slidell, LA 70458
Phone: (985) 280-2600



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