Residency Listing

Norton Children’s Hospital
231 East Chestnut Street, N-69A
Louisville, KY 40232
Code: 52034
NMS Code: 739260
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Oncology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Joshua J. Elder, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP
(502) 629-4934
Fax: (502) 629-7296
Director of Pharmacy: Brian C Yarberry, Pharm.D.
(502) 629-5538
Fax: (502) 629-7296
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 52000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This one year specialty residency experience offers extensive exposure to all aspects of oncology, with an emphasis in pediatric oncology. Rotation experiences will include, but are not limited to Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation, Adult Oncology, Adult Stem Cell Transplantation, Investigational Drug Services, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Benign Hematology, Academia, Palliative Care, Pediatric Critical Care, as well as outpatient clinic opportunities in both pediatric and adult oncology.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health/life/dental insurance, paid time off, office space, computer, printer, pager, travel stipend, free parking, and PALS certification.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D., Eligibility for licensure in Kentucky, U.S. citizenship, Successful completion of PGY1 pharmacy residency
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 20
Non-Professional Staff: 18
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 267
Site Special Features:   

Norton Children's Hospital remains the sole stand-along children's hospital in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and is affiliated with the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Norton Children's Hospital is the only pediatric bone marrow transplant unit and the largest Children's Oncology Group center in Kentucky.