Residency Listing

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Code: 61002
NMS Code: 669261
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Sarah B Tierney, Pharm.D., BCCPS
(319) 356-2577
Fax: (319) 353-8443
Director of Pharmacy: Michael J. Brownlee, Pharm.D., MS, FASHP
(319) 356-2577
Fax: (319) 353-8443
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months/residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Estimated Stipend: 50500
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The specialty residency in pediatric pharmacotherapy gives the resident the opportunity to gain expertise in a number of pediatric patient care settings including the core areas of general pediatrics, Pediatric ICU, Neonatal ICU, and pediatric hematology/oncology/BMT. Elective rotations include opportunities in other pediatric areas such as clinical management, emergency medicine, endocrine, infectious disease, mother baby/newborn nursery, nephrology, palliative care, and psychiatry. Furthermore, the resident completes an ambulatory care experience in our Pediatric Specialty Outpatient Clinic. The resident will also participate in precepting pharmacy students as well as present formal lectures at the College of Pharmacy. Additionally, the resident will have the opportunity to complete the PEPPR teaching certificate program offered through the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy. Completion of a formal clinical research project is required.
Fringe Benefits:   Current benefits include medical/dental insurance, employer matching to TIAA or IPERS retirement savings plans, nine paid holidays, ten days of paid vacation, professional meeting attendance, and access to University facilities and events at employee reduced rates.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy degree, completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency, and eligibility for Iowa licensure. Completed application, college transcripts, three letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae, and letter of intent.
Training Site Type: Hospital (Academic Medical Center)
Owner Affiliate: State, University of Iowa
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 190
Non-Professional Staff: 185
Total Beds: 730
Average Daily Census: 675
Site Special Features:   The University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital (UISFCH) is a dedicated pediatric tower within University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) and is an internationally recognized teaching hospital that provides premier multidisciplinary patient care services while supporting an environment for health education programs at all levels and in all specialties. UIHC is recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center. UIHC was recognized as the highest ranked health care employer in "America's Best Employers 2016" by Forbes Magazine, recipient of the 2014 Davies Award for excellence in health information technology achievements, and awardee of the 2014 Magnet Prize for innovation in nursing programs and practices. We are devoted to innovative care, excellent service, and exceptional outcomes.