Residency Listing

Medical Center Health System
500 W 4th Street
Odessa, TX 79760
Code: 74055
NMS Code: 221213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Minh T Hong, PharmD, BCPS
(432) 640-2280
Fax: (432) 640-2299
Director of Pharmacy: Charlene Dawson, RPh, MS, PhD
(932) 690-1359
Fax: (432) 690-2299
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 1/8/2018
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 47500
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Residents will become skilled clinical practitioners. They will work as an integral part of the interdisciplinary healthcare team, and participate in a diverse range of pharmacy programs. Required rotations Adult Medicine, Critical Care, and Emergency Medicine. Elective rotations: Pediatrics/NICU, Operating Room, Infectious Disease and Nephrology. Longitudinal Rotations: Ambulatory Care, Infectious Disease and Pharmacy Practice, which incorporates operations, management, information technology and student education. ACLS will be obtained with PALS offered as an optional certification.

Fringe Benefits:   

Health/Vision/Dental insurance, retirement, life insurance, 10 days paid personal leave, Professional leave/travel for Alcalde Leadership Conference

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. degree; Cover letter; Curriculum vitae; Academic transcript; 3 letters of recommendation;Employment application; Texas pharmacist license; Citizenship/Green card

Training Site Type: Health System (Hospital)
Owner Affiliate: Community – Not for profit Board of Directors
Model Type(s): Community Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff:


Non-Professional Staff: 29
Number of Medical Centers: 7
Total Beds: 402
Average Daily Census: 210
Site Special Features:   

Medical Center is affiliated with the Texas Tech Medical School and has a Dedicated Education Unit. Pharmacists work in a decentralized model throughout the hospital, including multidisciplinary rounds with the Texas Tech teams. In addition to the hospital, the health system consists of MCH ProCare Clinics and Urgent Care facilities.