Residency Listing

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Division of Pharmacy - Unit 90
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX 77030
Code: 74552
NMS Code: 584060
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Oncology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Andrea Landgraf Oholendt, Pharm.D., BCOP
(713) 792-4552
Fax: (713) 792-5256
Director of Pharmacy: Ryan K. Roux, Pharm.D., MS, FASHP
(713) 792-2870
Fax: (713) 792-5256
Program Contact: Andrea Landgraf Oholendt, Pharm.D., BCOP
(713) 792-4552
Fax: (713) 792-5256
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 12/31/2018
Starting Date: 7/15/2019
Estimated Stipend: 60000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Our structured PGY2 Oncology program is concentrated in direct patient care activities designed to develop clinical expertise and competence in the pharmacotherapeutic management of cancer patients. Core residency learning experiences provide exposure to a variety of solid tumor, malignant hematology, and stem cell transplant patient populations as well as elective time that will be tailored to the interests and career goals of the resident. Residents will also gain experience with oncology pharmacy operations, drug information, medication safety, investigational pharmacy services, clinical research and writing, and education to health care professionals, patients, and the general public. Through these diverse experiences, residents will develop the skills necessary to become a successful and comprehensive Oncology clinical pharmacy specialist.

Fringe Benefits:   

Paid vacation and sick leave, medical/dental/vision insurance, financial support for approved travel, lab coats, separate office with individual computer

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Onsite interview, PharmD degree, completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, eligible for Texas pharmacist licensure. Please contact the program director prior to starting the application process. Visit our website for application information and instructions -

Training Site Type: Comprehensive Cancer Center
Owner Affiliate: State for University
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 300
Non-Professional Staff: 250
Total Beds: 650
Average Daily Census: 600
Site Special Features:   

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the world's most respected cancer centers devoted exclusively to cancer patient care, research, education, and prevention. MD Anderson is located in the Texas Medical Center, the largest academic medical center in the world. U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals" survey has ranked MD Anderson as one of the nation's top two cancer centers every year since the survey began in 1990. Pharmacy services provides integrated clinical and distributive services using centralized and decentralized applications. Pharmacy services provided include: drug information, nutrition support, clinical pharmacokinetics, daily production of over 5,000 IV admixtures, investigational pharmacy services, and training/education.