MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston Texas Medical Center
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Residency PGY-2
Specialty Practice Areas:
4 openings available.
The Division of Pharmacy at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center offers an ASHP accredited one-year PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy residency program. MD Anderson is a world-renowned comprehensive cancer center. The institution has more than 700 inpatient beds and over 4000 outpatient clinic visits daily. Our structured PGY2 Oncology program is concentrated in direct patient care activities designed to develop clinical expertise and competence in the pharmacotherapeutic management of cancer patients. Core residency learning experiences provide exposure to a variety of solid tumor, malignant hematology, and stem cell transplant patient populations as well as elective time that will be tailored to the interests and career goals of the resident. Residents will also gain experience with oncology pharmacy operations, drug information, medication safety, investigational pharmacy services, clinical research, and education to health care professionals, patients, and the general public. Through these diverse experiences, residents will develop the skills necessary to become a successful and comprehensive Oncology clinical pharmacy specialist.
Visit our website for more information: Pharmacy PGY2 Oncology Residency Interested candidates should submit a request for a PPS interview to Neelam Patel, Coordinator, PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency Program through the CareerPharm system.
MD Anderson Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Employee free medical insurance
Vacation, sick leave, and conference time
No state income tax
Qualifications/Requirements for Acceptance:
PharmD degree from an accredited school of pharmacy
Completion of an ASHP accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program
Eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Texas
Completion of application requirements
The start date for this residency program is mid-July
About MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston Texas Medical 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 743 inpatient beds and sees over 1.5 million outpatient visits per year. The Division of Pharmacy has over 600 employee's including over 350 registered pharmacists.