Residency Listing

University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital
619 19th Street South, JT 1728
Birmingham, AL 35249-6860
http://www.uabpharmacy.org/
Code: 51100
NMS Code: 179613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Tomie Ann Boackle, Pharm.D.
(205) 975-9780
Fax: (205) 975-6966
Email: tboackle@uabmc.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Mark W Todd, Pharm.D., MSHA, FASHP
(205) 934-7890
Fax: (205) 934-7891
Email: mtodd@uabmc.edu
  
Program Contact: Misty D Gaddis, Pharm.D.
(205) 934-4093
Fax: (205) 975-6966
Email: mgaddis@uabmc.edu
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions:
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   This residency program allows residents to train in a challenging academic setting with opportunities available in almost every aspect of hospital pharmacy. Beyond the required rotations residents are able to tailor their experience with six elective rotations. There are over 15 elective rotations to choose from including critical care, internal medicine, infectious disease, hematology/oncology, solid organ transplantation, neonatology, cardiology, obstetrics, and neurology to name a few. Other opportunities include the completion of a teaching certificate program, major project, and presenting at regional and national professional meetings.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Benefits include term life, health and accident, and long-term disability insurance and educational assistance for seminars and meetings.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   The applicant must possess a Pharm.D. degree from an ACPE accredited college or school of Pharmacy and be eligible for licensure in Alabama. All applications must be submitted through PhORCAS (Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application System). The required components of the application that must be submitted includes a letter of intent, 3 references, a photograph of the applicant, curriculum vitae, and a pharmacy school transcript. For the letter of intent, the applicant should state his or her future career goals and explain how the UAB Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program can help with the achievement of these goals. For references, it is encouraged that at least two of these be from clinical rotation preceptors. The reference forms in PhORCAS must be completed by all 3 references. A letter of recommendation from each reference is not required.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: University
Model Type(s): Teaching,Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 180
Non-Professional Staff: 125
Total Beds: 1100
Average Daily Census: 780
Site Special Features:   UAB Hospital is the centerpiece of the UAB Health System. Located on the University of Alabama at Birmingham campus among major research centers and clinics, UAB Hospital provides patients with a complete range of primary and specialty care services. As a university hospital, a major center for clinical research, and the home of some of the top medical programs in America, the 1100-bed facility also offers patients the most up-to date treatments in health care.