The UTMB Health PGY2 Infectious Diseases pharmacy residency program is designed to prepare PGY1 pharmacy residency graduates for a career focused in the care of patients with infectious diseases. Residents will have the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology. The PGY2 resident will work closely with the Adult Infectious Diseases Consult Service and other clinical services.
The resident will also be a member of the health system’s Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee and have the opportunity to learn, establish, and perform evidence-based antimicrobial stewardship strategies to optimize antibiotic use throughout the institution.
Benefits include 12 days of vacation and 12 days of sick leave, 14 holidays, employer-paid medical insurance, and no state income tax.
The PGY2 Infectious Diseases pharmacy residency program is currently in pre-candidate status by ASHP. The program code is 74127.
Qualifications/Requirements for Acceptance:
PharmD degree from an accredited school of pharmacy
Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency program or one in the accreditation process
Eligible for licensure in the state of Texas
Completion of PhORCAS application
About UTMB Health
UTMB Health is an academic medical center located in Galveson, Texas.