Baptist Memphis PGY1 Community Residents

Abbey Hunter

PGY1 Community Resident

Abbey Hunter

Undergraduate degree
Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Mississippi, 2015

Pharmacy degree
Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, 2019

Residency
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis Community Pharmacy PGY1

Areas of research
Heart Failure

Where did you grow up?
Benton, AR

Why did you choose Baptist?
Baptist offers so many different learning experiences in different areas of pharmacy. The family atmosphere that exists among residents, preceptors, and leaders allows for a collaborative and challenging environment to grow as a resident.

What's your favorite thing about Memphis?
The Food! There are so many great restaurants.

Personal interests outside of the residency program
Baking, trying out new restaurants, going on walks at Shelby Park, and watching Ole Miss football.

 

Erica Washington

PGY1 Community Resident

Erica Washington

Undergraduate degree
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Alcorn State University 2015

Pharmacy degree
Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy 2019

Where did you grow up?
Memphis, TN

Why did you choose Baptist?
After having a rotation within the system, I loved the people and environment. I felt very encouraged, and I learned a lot while I was here. I wanted to continue to have that experience, so that is why I chose Baptist.

What's your favorite thing about Memphis?
I love having my family and friends nearby, and of course the amazing food is a bonus!

Personal interests outside of the residency program
I enjoy traveling, shopping, playing in make-up, and all things Beyonce related.

Why would you recommend Baptist to a prospective applicant?
Baptist has an amazing work environment. The people are friendly, and I find that everyone I have met thus far is aligned with the mission statement of the company. Baptist is continuously growing, and I love being around people who challenge me to grow with them as well.