Residency Listing

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Department of Pharmacy
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155
Code: 33072
NMS Code: 226413
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Helen Y. Lee, Pharm.D., BCPS
Fax: (305) 662-8255
Director of Pharmacy: David Mancuso, Pharm.D.
Fax: (305) 662-8255
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Estimated Stipend: 42000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Pharmacy Residency is designed to provide candidates with a solid foundation in pharmacy practice, direct patient care, drug information, and practice management skills in a pediatric setting. The resident will function as an active member of various multidisciplinary teams where exposure to diverse clinical experiences will be gained through pediatric-focused clinical and administrative rotations.

Required Learning Experiences include: Orientation, General Pediatrics, Critical Care, Cardiology, Neonatology, Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Diseases, and Administration. Longitudinal Learning Experiences include: Project, Antibiotic Stewardship, Staffing/Service commitment; and Medication Safety.

Fringe Benefits:   

The resident receives health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, discount meals and professional travel reimbursement.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Completion of ACPE-accredited doctor of Pharmacy Degree, eligibility for licensure in Florida, CV, three letters of recommendation, pharmacy school transcript, onsite interview, and letter of intent.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Number of Medical Centers: 8
Total Beds: 289
Site Special Features:   

Nicklaus Children's Hospital has eight pediatric subspecialty programs ranked by U.S. News and World Report in its 2017-18 "Best Children's Hospital" rankings. No other hospital in Florida has more ranked pediatric programs.