Join our Nationally-Recognized Program!

  • The Iowa program was the first multi-site community residency accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists / American Pharmacists Association, and has a track record of producing successful graduates since 1997.
  • Iowa is nationally known for its level of community-based pharmaceutical care practice.
  • Be part of the National Community Pharmacy Enhanced Services Network -- making groundbreaking strides for Community Pharmacy!
  • You'll work side-by-side with innovative practitioners and college faculty.
  • Experience innovative pharmacy business models.
  • Match your individual interests and needs to the broad-based experiences available at one of six unique practices.
  • APhA Community based Pharmacy Residencies Information Session for Student Pharmacists

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Residency Graduates


Years of Service

Minimum requirements for application:

  • A Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE Accredited School of Pharmacy
  • Prior rotation experience providing high quality community pharmaceutical care
  • Eligibility for licensure in Iowa


Requirements: 3 references, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and College of Pharmacy transcript

Stevie Veach

Residency Director

Stevie Veach, '06 PharmD, '07 R, Clinical Assistant Professor, Post-Graduate Year 1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency Program Director, and Clinical Community Pharmacist at MercyOne in Dubuque, Iowa