Residency Listing

University of Kentucky Medical Center
800 Rose Street, H110
Lexington, KY 40536-0293
Code: 52104
NMS Code: 532761
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Brian M. Gardner, Pharm.D.
(859) 323-0493
Fax: (859) 323-2001
Director of Pharmacy: Philip J. Almeter, Pharm.D.
(859) 323-1088
Fax: (859) 323-2049
Program Contact: Donna Sullivan
(859) 323-4756
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 47480
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This one-year specialized residency focuses on diverse experiences in pediatrics and neonatal medicine. The University of Kentucky Medical Center has a 189-bed children's hospital including 43 general pediatric beds, 16 ICU beds, 12-bed progressive care unit, 26-bed newborn nursery, 8-bed neonatal abstinence unit, 14-bed dedicated pediatric emergency department, and 70 neonatal ICU beds. Residents participate in clinical rounds, clinical conferences, grand rounds, and other meetings. Rotation schedules are tailored to the interests of the resident. Available rotations include pediatric medicine, hematology/oncology, neonatal intensive care, pediatric intensive care, CT Surgery/cardiology, nephrology, neurology, surgery, pulmonology, high-risk OB, infectious diseases and pediatric emergency medicine. Ambulatory care rotations are available in pediatric neurology, hematology-oncology, cardiology, and cystic fibrosis/pulmonary medicine.
Fringe Benefits:   3 weeks vacation, holidays, parking, lab coats, and benefits
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy degree, completion of an accredited PGY1 pharmacy residency. Eligibility for licensure in Kentucky. PALS and ACLS certification.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary, Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 150
Non-Professional Staff: 300
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 945
Site Special Features:   Academic affiliation is with the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. Web site: