The PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency at UAB Hospital is an ASHP-accredited one-year specialty program that prepares its graduates to serve as clinical pharmacy specialists, caring for acute and ambulatory adult hematology an oncology patients and to facilitate as preceptors. Practice at Alabama's only cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute with more than 200 active clinical trials. The O'Neal Cancer Center is ranked Number 25 nationally by the U.S. News and World Report. We offer a good mix of acute care and ambulatory oncology rotations with core experiences in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy, infectious disease, inpatient medical oncology and hematology, ambulatory hematology, ambulatory medical oncology I and II, and investigational drug services. Longitudinal experiences include practice coverage, major project, medication use evaluation, and practice management.
The applicant must possess a PharmD degree and completed an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency.
About University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Hospital
The UAB Department of Pharmacy consists of an extensive inpatient practice, ambulatory care, education and development, therapeutic policy management, and informatics areas. Each division is specialized and sub-specialized serving the needs of our diverse patient populations. Working together to support pharmacy operations, approximately 250 pharmacists and 200 technicians provide high-quality patient care through teamwork and clinical expertise. With the wide variety of practice opportunities, pharmacists have many unique career options available to them at UAB.