Below are the current residents in our PGY-1 Program. If you’re interested in being a future resident with Appalachian College of Pharmacy, visit our PGY-1 Residency Program page and fill out an application.
Dr. Caroline Droste is a PGY-1 Community Pharmacy Resident and an Instructor of Pharmacy Practice at Appalachian College of Pharmacy.
Dr. Droste earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology in 2010 and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2015 from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA. She began her career with CVS pharmacy practicing in Richmond, VA.
Dr. Droste is an active member of Virginia Pharmacy Association (VPhA) and The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Her professional interests include diabetes education, COPD and asthma, immunizations, and patient education.
Outside of pharmacy, Dr. Droste enjoys playing guitar, eating chocolate, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Dr. Travis Garrett is a PGY-1 Community Pharmacy Resident and an Instructor of Pharmacy Practice at Appalachian College of Pharmacy.
Dr. Garrett attended the University of Virginia’s College at Wise where he majored in Biochemistry before earning a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Appalachian College of Pharmacy in 2016. His professional interests include practicing evidence-based therapy, patient education, medication therapy management, immunizations, ownership, and teaching.
Dr. Garrett is a member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), Virginia Pharmacist Association (VPhA), and National Community Pharmacist Association (NCPA).
Outside of pharmacy, Dr. Garrett enjoys working with his hands, spending time with his family, visiting new places, reading, and relaxation.