Residency Listing

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1211 Medical Center Drive, B-101, VUH
Nashville, TN 37232
Code: 54900
NMS Code: 197513
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Kelli Rumbaugh, Pharm.D., BCPS
(615) 343-3854
Fax: (615) 343-1640
Email: kelli.rumbaugh@Vanderbilt.Edu
Director of Pharmacy: James N. Hayman, M.S., MBA, FASHP
(615) 322-2374
Fax: (615) 343-7280
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 5
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This residency offers the opportunity to learn and practice pharmaceutical care in an acute setting with an emphasis in critical care. Experiences are offered in management, critical care, cardiology, oncology, nutrition, transplant, pediatrics, general medicine and informatics. Focused and personalized needs are also incorporated”.
Fringe Benefits:   Educational leave, learning materials, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick leave, travel allowance.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicant must be a graduate of an accredited B.S. or Doctor of Pharmacy program, and be a licensed pharmacist in any state, with reciprocation to Tennessee. The Pharmacy Residency program is open to all US citizens, US nationals and eligible non-citizens. Information on US nationals and eligible non-citizens can be found at Immigration sponsorship is not offered, so persons needing immigration sponsorship to work in the USA cannot be accepted into the program.”
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 110
Non-Professional Staff: 140
Total Beds: 900
Site Special Features:   Vanderbilt University Medical Center is a level one trauma center for the middle Tennessee region and consists of ~ 900 beds between Vanderbilt University Hospital and Children’s Hospital. Pharmacy services are widespread, with 11 pharmacies on the Vanderbilt campus which encompass inpatient, outpatient and specialty clinics. The pharmacy department is affiliated with various schools of pharmacy, including University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy, Belmont University School of Pharmacy, and Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy.