Purdue / Topeka Pharmacy Community Pharmacy Practice Residency


Type: PGY-1

Program Coordinator: Hannah Smith, PharmD (hannah@topekapharmacy.net)

Number of Positions: 1

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Current Resident

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Erin Drake, PharmD












  • Hometown: Neenah, WI
  • College: Purdue University
  • Why Topeka Pharmacy: The atmosphere at Topeka Pharmacy is very patient oriented and displays real passion towards the field of pharmacy as a whole.  All members of the staff strive to create a trusting and compassionate environment for both the patients and each other.  Because of the uniqueness of the local population, there is a diverse array of opportunities to become involved in through the residency program.  The structure of the program also allows for a fair amount of individualization so we could incorporate my interests in to my residency year. 
  • Research Interests: Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Interests: Outpatient psych
  • Hobbies: Reading books and riding horses


Past Residents

Kacie McPherson, PharmD (2017-18):Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Pain Management at the VA Northern Indiana Health Care System in Fort Wayne, Indiana


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