Residency Listing

CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
6720 Bertner Avenue (MC2-230)
Houston, TX 77030
Code: 74600
NMS Code: 169913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Ramsi B Taylor, Pharm.D., RPh
(832) 355-3078
Fax: (832) 355-4794
Director of Pharmacy: Kimberley Sergeant
(823) 355-3114
Fax: (823) 355-4794
Program Contact: Deborah Prout
(832) 355-3114
Fax: (832) 355-4794
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. Residency
Number of Positions: 6
Application Deadline: 1/06/2016
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The residency at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is designed to develop practice leaders in health-system pharmacy with an emphasis in total pharmacy practice, focusing on the concepts and philosophies of contemporary pharmacist care.  The residency program builds upon practice experience and academic education, and provides the foundation of practice competence.  It also provides preparation for advanced and specialty residencies and fellowships.  The residency will provide experiences and knowledge that cannot easilty be achieved in a staff role, and will provide greater career opportunities upon completion.  For the more seasoned pharmacist, the residency can accelerate a career move to a higher level of practice. 

Fringe Benefits:   Health, life, dental, vision, 430B retirement plan, disability, accidental death and dismemberment, vacation, holiday and sick leave, professional meeting and travel reimbursement.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Must be a registered pharmacist in Texas by the 6th week of the residency.  You must apply online through the ASHP PhORCAS program (  Application documents include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, academic transcript, and three letters of recommendation.  A passport-size photo will be required after you are offered an onsite interview.  Application documents are not to be emailed or mailed. 

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Tertiary, Teaching, Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 108
Non-Professional Staff: 108
Number of Medical Centers: 6
Total Beds: 864
Average Daily Census: 558
Site Special Features:   

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is located in the Texas Medical Center (TMC) – the largest medical center in the world.  The TMC is home to nine academic institutions, including two colleges of medicine, two colleges of pharmacy, several colleges of nursing, dentistry, and other medical disciplines.  Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is home to the world renowned Texas Heart Institute®.  The first human heart transplant in the US was performed here.  Houston has an abundance of recreational opportunities.   Evenings out can include events such as Houston Astros, Texans, Dynamo, Rockets or Comets games.  The beaches and attractions of Galveston Island are less than an hour away.