Residency Listing

Arkansas Children's Hospital/University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy
4301 West Markham Street #522-4
Little Rock, AR 72205
Code: 71009
NMS Code: 232713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Kendrea M. Jones, Pharm.D., BCPS
(501) 364-1869
Fax: (501) 364-1810
Director of Pharmacy: Mel Stimson, Pharm.D.
(501) 364-1449
Fax: (501) 364-2284
Residency Information:

12 months

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Residency Special Features:   

The residency provides the opportunity to gain clinical experience in a pediatric hospital. Clinical rotations are available in ambulatory care, general pediatrics, pediatric intensive care, neonatal intensive care, adult critical care (Burn), infectious disease, cardiovascular intensive care, transplant, and hematology/oncology. The residency also provides the opportunity to gain experience in teaching through completion of a Teaching Certificate Program. A research project is required and presented at the Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group Annual meeting.

Fringe Benefits:   

Health, dental, basic life and malpractice insurance, 10 days paid time off, parking, professional meeting financial assistance, discount meals, fitness center membership

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Graduate ACPE-accredited COP, eligible for Arkansas licensure, Letter of interest, CV, transcript, ASHP application with three letters of recommendation

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Hospital/Ambulatory Care

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Teaching/Acute Care

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Site Special Features:   

Arkansas Children's Hospital is the only pediatric medical center in Arkansas and serves as a training site for pharmacy, medical, nursing, and other allied health students and residents. We are located in Little Rock, Arkansas an unconventional small city located in the center of the state on the beautiful Arkansas River. As one of the largest pediatric institutions nationally, the residency provides the opportunity for a wide variety of pediatric patient care experiences.