Residency Listing

University of North Carolina Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy Administration
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Code: 36104
NMS Code: 596661
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Cameron McKinzie, BCPPS, BCPS, CPP
Fax: (984) 974-0870
Director of Pharmacy: Scott W. Savage, Pharm.D., MS
(984) 974-6642
Fax: (984) 974-7163
Residency Information:

12 months/ PGY2 residency

Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The residency program is designed to develop expertise in pediatric therapeutics and clinical practice skills through provision of clinical pharmacy services to the seriously ill child in both inpatient and outpatient settings. The core rotations for the residency cover a multitude of pediatric subspecialties including: pulmonology, cardiology, gastroenterology, nephrology, endocrine, neurology, hematology/oncology, pediatric intensive care, neonatal intensive care, and psychiatry. The resident has the opportunity to rotate through many other clinical areas based on their interests, including subspecialty ambulatory clinics and the pediatric emergency department, and teaches in the pediatric pharmacy elective course at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy.

Fringe Benefits:   

15 PTO days per year; professional development salary allocation

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Acceptable professional education record, letters of reference, eligibility for North Carolina licensure. This residency participates in PhORCAS. In addition to the standard residency application and completion of an ASHP-accredited pharmacy practice (PGY1) residency or equivalent experience, our website details additional requirements, including questions to answer and a standardized reference form.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Government (State)
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 249
Non-Professional Staff: 274
Total Beds: 933
Average Daily Census: 802
Site Special Features:   The department is committed to a practice model that directly involves pharmacists in patient care. Pharmaceutical care services are largely decentralized and are supported by a centralized distribution system using state-of-the-art technology.