Residency Listing

UT Southwestern Medical Center
6201 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390-9236
Code: 74031
NMS Code: 168713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Brian A Cohen, Pharm.D., MS, FASHP, FACHE
(214) 633-4601
Fax: (214) 633-8843
Director of Pharmacy: Brian A Cohen, Pharm.D., MS, FASHP, FACHE
(214) 633-4601
Fax: (214) 633-8843
Program Contact: Latresa Billings, Pharm. D., BCPS
Fax: 214-645-1074
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/4/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 39000
Residency Special Features:   

The University of Texas - Southwestern Medical Center is comprised of two academic medical centers, three outpatient cancer infusion centers, one ambulatory infusion center, five retail pharmacies and a specialty pharmacy. UT Southwestern offers a PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency experience in an exciting and expanding healthcare system. Core education experiences in clinical pharmacy practice through rotations in acute care, critical care, infectious disease, cardiology and practice management. Additional rotation options include solid organ transplant, hematology/oncology, ambulatory care, informatics, medication safety and many other learning experiences. Additionally, longitudinal experiences include staffing, drug information, and pharmacist-run anticoagulation clinic. Our pharmacist staff consists of more than 30 board certified pharmacists to service our patients.

Fringe Benefits:   

Health, hospital, dental, life, and disability insurance with paid time, 7 paid holidays, financial support for selected meetings.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Participation in PhORCAS, including letter of intent, College of Pharmacy transcripts, three letters of reference, CV and eligibility for Texas licensure. Minimum GPA 3.1.

Owner Affiliate: State
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary, academic medical center
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 57
Non-Professional Staff: 63
Number of Medical Centers:


Total Beds: 608
Average Daily Census: 484
Site Special Features:   

UT Southwestern Medical Center is a premier academic health-system, with a top-ranked medical school and patient care services ranked as one of the Best in the Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex, providing a full range of patient care. The growing health-system contains 608 staffed beds and serves 14,000 inpatients annually. The Department of Pharmacy maintains academic relationships with many Colleges of Pharmacy.