Residency Listing

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
ATTN: Department of Pharmacy
848 Adams Ave
Memphis, TN 38103
Code: 54108
NMS Code: 614861
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Kelly S Bobo, Pharm.D., M.B.A, BCPS
(901) 287-5250
Fax: (901) 287-4570
Director of Pharmacy: Sadie J. Cox, Pharm.D., M.S., M.H.A
(901) 287-7393
Fax: (901) 287-4750
Program Contact: Kelly S Bobo, Pharm.D., M.B.A, BCPS
(901) 287-5250
Fax: (901) 287-4570
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/2/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 45000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

This PGY2 residency in Pediatrics emphasis critical care in numerous settings. Required rotations include pediatric and neonatal intensive care, emergency medicine, and cardiovascular intensive care. Various inpatient and outpatient subspecialty opportunities are available. The resident is expected to take a leadership role in all teaching activities and has the opportunity to co-coordinate the pediatric elective class. Medication use evaluation, research project, and manuscript preparation are required components of the program.

Fringe Benefits:   Vacation- 5 days; Interview leave- 5 days; Holiday leave; Professional meetings considered on an individual basis; Health insurance available; discounted meals; free parking
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicants must possess the Doctor of pharmacy degree with completion of a PGY1 residency program and submit a letter of interest, CV, transcripts, and 3 reference forms completed via PhORCAS
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 28
Non-Professional Staff: 22
Total Beds: 225
Average Daily Census: 180
Site Special Features:   Through its affiliation with The University of Tennessee, Le Bonheur is the primary pediatric teaching facility for the Colleges of Pharmacy, Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Allied Health. Located within the Memphis Medical Complex, it is adjacent to The Regional Newborn Center and within one mile of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, a pediatric oncology hospital known internationally as a leader in cancer research and treatment.