Interested in a one-year post-graduate pharmacy practice residency program to develop the knowledge and skills to provide exemplary patient care?  The LMPS Pharmacy Practice Residency Program deserves your consideration.


Applications Open - Mid-August, 2018
Applications Deadline - October 15th, 2018

Interviews in early December 2018   /   Matches are announced in January 2019


Fees associated with the application and matching process:
(Updated for 2019-2020 Application Cycle)

BC programs application fee: =  $50  along with the
CSHP Pharmacy Residency Application & Matching Service fee = $200  (total $250)
(This $200 CSHP fee allows application to 8 different programs in Canada; an additional $25 fee for subsequent program applications will apply)
UBC Registration Fee upon acceptance into a BC program (subject to change) = $83.67

Required credentials and qualifications

Applicants are required to be registered and licensed as a pharmacist with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia.  All exams required for licensure must be completed prior to the start of the residency program which is in early June of each year.

Applicants will be selected based on a matching process with the British Columbia Pharmacy Practice Residency Program Committee and the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists Residency Matching Service based on the applicant's institutional preferences, letters of reference, interviews, and academic performance during your undergraduate pharmacy program. All applicants must be registered with the CSHP matching service in order to be selected. 

International and out-of-province applicants are welcome and encouraged to apply.

All successful applicants to the LMPS Residency Program must provide evidence of membership with the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists and maintain their active membership throughout the course of the residency year.

how to apply

All residency programs in Canada have moved to a single on-line application process administered by CSHP. Once open, the application portal will be available on their website:

Check back in mid-late August for the portal to be open for new applications!