Experiential - Residencies & Fellowships
Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has a
variety of post-graduate residencies at various hospitals
throughout the city of Indianapolis with faculty within the
Pharmacy Practice Department. Each program is designed to
strengthen not only the resident's clinical knowledge, but also
enhance the residents' teaching abilities in the classroom through
faculty direction and mentorship.
Health Education Center (Carrie Maffeo, PharmD, BCPS,
Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center (Darin Ramsey, PharmD,
Behavioral Care Psychiatric and
Community Health Network: North Campus (Laura Ruekert, PharmD,
University Health (Alex
Ansara, PharmD, BCPS)
Community Health Network (Tracy Costello, PharmD,
University Health (Sarah
Nisly, PharmD, BCPS) * two year program
Academic Experiential Program for
Residents and Fellows
The Longitudinal Academic Experiential Program for Residents and
Fellows is a required component for our Butler residency and
fellowship programs and available for local residents to
participate. The goals of our Longitudinal Academic
Experiential Program (LAEP) include:
- Develop residents' and/or fellows' teaching abilities in a
variety of settings, especially in small group discussions.
- Allow residents and fellows to incorporate clinical practice or
administrative skills into classroom experiences.
- May provide the opportunity for residents and fellows to give
didactic lectures to large or small groups of students.
- Provide the opportunity for residents and fellows to mentor and
provide experiential instruction, via direct or indirect precepting
experiences to students completing advanced pharmacy practice
- Provide opportunities to enhance residents' communication
- Improve residents' confidence and competence in academic
Pharmacy Teaching Certificate Program
IPTeC program is offered jointly by Butler University and
Purdue University with the goal of providing pharmacy residents,
fellows, and graduate students with an opportunity to enhance their
teaching skills. The program consists of three basic components:
didactic presentations, teaching experiences, and development of a
teaching portfolio. Registration and information is at
For more information on our residency and fellowship training
programs, contact Dr. Tracy
Sprunger at (317) 940-6145.
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