Connie Chow, PharmD

PGY-1 Managed Care UM PDP Pharmacy Resident

Biography

Hometown: Kansas City, MO

Pharmacy School: Regis University School of Pharmacy

Why did you choose Michigan's residency program? The University of Michigan Prescription Drug Plan offers a unique experience working in the stimulating pharmacy benefits world from a payer perspective. I was drawn by the opportunity to learn from industry leaders in managed care pharmacy and gain experience in areas such as data analytics, specialty pharmacy, pharmacy benefit design, and clinical program development.

Research Topic: Design, implementation, and outcomes of an adverse-event tracking program within a self-funded prescription drug plan

Writing Topic: Design, implementation, and outcomes of an adverse-event tracking program within a self-funded prescription drug plan

Hobbies outside of pharmacy: Snowboarding, excessive online shopping, and most importantly, hanging out with my dog

Favorite Book: Freakonomics

Favorite part about doing residency at Michigan Medicine: The incredible amount of support I have from my preceptors and RPD at the Prescription Drug Plan.