Residency Listing

Memorial Regional Hospital/Memorial Cancer Institute
3501 Johnson Street
(Pharmacy Department)
Hollywood, FL 33021
Code: 33086
NMS Code: 725660
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Oncology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Amanda Brahim, Pharm.D., BCOP, BCPS, BCACP
Fax: (954) 844 7478
Director of Pharmacy: Christopher Smith, Pharm.D.
Program Contact: Amanda Brahim, Pharm.D., BCOP, BCPS, BCACP
Fax: (954) 844 7478
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-12-31
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 49000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY-2 residency program offers comprehensive cancer care training. The residency offers experiences in inpatient and ambulatory care within the Memorial Cancer Institute for both adult and pediatric care. Core rotations include: Inpatient Oncology, Malignant hematology and Cellular Therapy, Ambulatory care and Pediatric Oncology/ Hematology, Research/Investigational drugs with options for the resident to gain learning experience in administration, infectious disease, pain and palliative care, specialty pharmacy and non-malignant hematology. The resident will conduct a research project, MUE, present formal lectures, participate in medication management and oral chemotherapy counseling clinics, precept pharmacy students and PGY-1 residents. The resident has the option to earn a teaching certificate during the program year.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health and dental insurance, sick leave, paid leave (holiday and vacation), and discount meals at hospital.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm. D. degree, official college transcript, eligible for licensure in Florida, completed PGY-1 Residency, Curriculum vitae. Letter of intent, and letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: South Broward Hospital District
Model Type(s): Community Hospital, Cancer Center
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 80
Non-Professional Staff: 58
Number of Medical Centers: 11
Total Beds: 757
Site Special Features:   Since its inception in 1953, Memorial Healthcare System has been a leader in providing high-quality health care services to South Florida residents. It is the third-largest public health care system in the nation and highly regarded for its exceptional patient- and family-centered care. Memorial Regional Hospital is the flagship facility of the six hospital, health care system and is one of the largest hospitals in Florida. The Memorial Cancer Institute in conjunction with the Moffitt Cancer Center at Memorial provides adult and pediatric patients with cancer access to clinical trials, innovative technology, advanced therapeutics options and world-class care.