Residency Program
  • Realo accepts two community pharmacy residents each year, one at our New Bern Commerce location and one at our Jacksonville Henderson location. The resident will spend time at several Realo locations and learn to provide traditional pharmacy services, as well as participate in innovative clinical services:

    ~Medication therapy management

    ~Medication reconciliation

    ~Medication synchronization


    ~Adherence programs and packaging

    ~Consultant pharmacy services

    ~Compounding services including hormone replacement and veterinary compounds

    ~Enteral nutrition

    ~Home medical and respiratory equipment

    ~Practice management, marketing, reimbursement strategies

    ~Community outreach and education

    ~Pharmacy ownership, new site marketing strategies, and market appraisals

    ~Point of Care Testing

    ~Disease state education and management

    ~Transition of Care services


    Realo is committed to supporting resident research that provides long-term practice changes. Click below to see examples of past residents' research projects.

    Diabetes Prevention Program

    Targeted Intervention Program

  • Both Realo residency sites partner with UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, and are accredited through ASHP. For more information regarding the program, contact Christy Holland. More information is also available here.

residency preceptors

Joey McLaughlin

Ashley Abode

Christy Holland

Samantha Arrants

Scott Smith

Christina Nunemacher