Postgraduate Residency

Barney’s Pharmacy has one ASHP/APhA accredited postgraduate year 1 (PGY-1) residency position offered through the the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy in conjunction with the Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center (KPIC). This program offers a wide variety of educational experiences including:

Patient Care at Barney’s Peach Orchard

  • Medication Therapy Management
  • Chronic Disease State Management
  • Medication Synchronization
  • Wellness Classes
  • Health and Wellness Screenings/Immunizations
  • Community Outreach/Health Fairs
  • Transitions of Care

Patient Care at Barney’s Serenity

  • Lab Consults
  • Disease State Management
  • Pharmacogenomics


  • Retail/Long-Term Care Staffing
  • Inventory Management
  • ISMP Medication Safety Project

Practice Management

  • Clinical Service Project
  • Collaborative Practice Agreement
  • Monthly Staff Meetings
  • Quarterly Safety Committee Meetings
  • Attending National and Local Conferences



  • Optional Teaching Certificate
  • Precepting IPPE/APPE Students
  • Topic Discussions
  •  In-Service Presentations

 Project Development/Research

  • Clinical Service Implementation and Evaluation
  • IRB Application and Grant Development
  • Research Presentation at Regional/National Conferences
  • Business Plan

Current Residents

  • Amanda Khalil, PharmD, MPH

    Pharmacy Resident

    UGA PGY-1 Resident 2017-2018
    Doctor of Pharmacy- South Carolina College of Pharmacy (USC Campus)

    Master's of Public Health-University of South Carolina

    Her passions include mental health, community outreach, and preventative health. 

  • Emily Petrak, PharmD

    Pharmacy Resident

    USC PGY-1 Resident 2017-2018

    Doctor of Pharmacy-Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy

    Emily is passionate about geriatric pharmacy and health & wellness.  

Contact information

Our program is designed to train a clinical pharmacist for the community setting. The site preceptors have expertise in many medical or pharmacy-related areas ranging from  private business ownership  to diabetes management. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact our site coordinator, Emily Rourk or residency program director, Patricia Fabel. Their contact information is listed below. Specific details about the program can be found at the following website:


Patricia H. Fabel, PharmD, BCPS 

Executive Director for KPIC/Associate Professor

University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy-Columbia, SC                                                                                  


Emily Rourk, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator

Barney’s Pharmacy-Augusta, GA

Barney's Pharmacy - Main Store

2604 Peach Orchard Rd.

Augusta, GA 30906

Phone: 706-798-5645

Fax: 706-798-0377 

Mon-Fri: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Sat: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Sun: Closed