Pharmacy Residency Program
Resident Project Timeline
Identify Project: The resident, in conjunction with his/her director and/or project advisor will identify
Scientific Advisory Committee: The resident will submit a final draft of his/her project proposal to the residency
director and scientific advisory committee. Projects may be submitted to the scientific
advisory committee prior to this date. The committee will review protocols and return
to the resident with comments and suggestions within 10 days of receipt.
Final Submission: A formal proposal will be approved by the residency director and submitted to the
Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice (or Regional Dean when applicable) for
final approval. Texas Tech requires that all research projects be approved through
the Institutional Review Board. Projects may also require approval through a site-specific
Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee.
Oct 3rd (Ama) & Oct 17th (Lub)
IRB Review: Projected date of review by IRB if above deadlines are met. Project will be forwarded
to the IRB no later than Sept 21st in Amarillo or October 5th in Lubbock.
Pre-ALCALDE Presentation: A formal summary of the project, including preliminary data will be presented to
residents, preceptors and program directors in preparation for the Southwestern Regional
Written Project Summary: A formal summary of the completed project must be submitted to the Residency Director.
The project will be considered complete when the stated objectives have been met.
A residency certificate will not be awarded until the project is completed.