Residency Listing

University of Miami Health System - University of Miami Hospital
1400 NW 12 Avenue
Miami, FL 33136
Code: 33060
NMS Code: 221713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Marlene Delavalle, Pharm.D., BCPS
(305) 689-1008
Fax: (305) 325-3976
Director of Pharmacy: Blanca R. Rivera, R.Ph, C.Ph, M.Pharm, M.B.A
(305) 689-5630
Fax: (305) 689-3922
Program Contact: Josie Tolbert
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 Month
Number of Positions: 2
Estimated Stipend: 40000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program at UHealth spans across 3 world-renowned facilities: University of Miami Hospital, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Rotations available include adult internal medicine, critical care, infectious diseases/antimicrobial stewardship, USP 797 and IV room safety, research, hematology/oncology, pediatric oncology, bone marrow transplant, pharmacy administration, emergency medicine, Nutrition support, and Diabetes management. Residents will have the ability to precept pharmacy students at all three sites.
Fringe Benefits:   Paid time off, health and dental insurance, and travel reimbursement for ASHP Midyear and the Southeastern Residency Conference
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D, eligible for licensure in the State of Florida, Letter of intent, Curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, and official transcript. Candidate must be a US citizen or resident with work authorization.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: University of Miami Health System
Model Type(s): Teaching
Professional Staff: 52
Non-Professional Staff: 49
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 700
Average Daily Census: 407
Site Special Features:   The University of Miami Health System delivers leading-edge patient care by the region’s best doctors, powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education of the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. As South Florida’s only university system, UHealth is a vital component of the community. UHealth combines patient care, research, and education to create a front-line approach to health care. Within the UHealth system, patients can participate in clinical trials and benefit from the latest developments that are fast-tracked from the laboratory to the bedside. UHealth’s comprehensive network includes three hospitals, more than 30 outpatient facilities in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, and Collier counties, with more than 1,500 physicians and scientists. The flagship University of Miami Hospital is a 560-bed, all private room hospital. Together with Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, and our affiliates, UHealth stands ready to provide life-saving care to our region and beyond.