The Division of Pharmacy at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center offers a PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Infectious Diseases. MD Anderson is a world renowned 600+ bed acute patient care and 5100+ visit/day outpatient cancer center located in the Texas Medical Center. The residency program provides a comprehensive infectious diseases experience, including outpatient and inpatient general infectious diseases as well as in-depth experience with immunocompromised individuals. The program allows for tailored instruction for the individual resident based on interest(s), past experience, and future goals. The PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Infectious Diseases will develop infectious diseases pharmacy clinicians with expert knowledge and skills in both clinical infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship. Following completion of the residency, graduates will be able to pursue any number of career opportunities in clinical practice, academia, or industry.
Qualifications / Requirements for Acceptance:
PharmD degree from an accredited school of pharmacy
Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency program
Eligible for licensure in the state of Texas
Completion of PhORCAS application
Additional Salary Information: Employee free medical insurance; Vacation, sick leave, and conference time; No state income tax; MD Anderson Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer; The start date for this residency program is mid-late July
About MD Anderson Cancer Center
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the world’s most respected centers devoted exclusively to cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It is located in central Houston in the Texas Medical Center. U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Hospitals" survey has ranked MD Anderson as one of the nation’s top two cancer centers every year since the survey began in 1990. The institution has over 650 inpatient beds and sees over 1.3 million outpatient visits per year. The Division of Pharmacy has over 600 employee's including over 250 registered pharmacists.