Residency Listing

Texas Tech University Health Science Center - School of Pharmacy/North Texas Veterans Affairs Health Care System
4500 S. Lancaster Rd.
Building 7 - R#119A
Dallas, TX 75216
Code: 74860
NMS Code: 582552
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Critical Care Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Steven E Pass, Pharm.D., FCCM, FCCP, BCPS
(214) 358-9054
Fax: (214) 372-5020
Email: steven.pass@ttuhsc.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Anquan B Brown, Pharm.D., MBA
(214) 857-0556
Fax: (214) 462-4661
Email: anquan.brown@va.gov
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-06
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   This critical care residency is designed to give the resident a well-rounded experience in both medical and surgical critical care practice. The residency core rotations provide a strong base in critical care fundamentals (MICU, CCU, SICU, Cardiothoracic ICU, Infectious Diseases, and Antibiotic Stewardship) and elective rotations (Trauma ICU, Neuro ICU, Toxicology, or Community ICU) are tailored for the resident to meet individual career goals. The residency also develops skills in teaching pharmacy students, practitioners, nursing, and medical staff. Residents have formalized training in teaching methodologies through the Teaching and Learning Curriculum Program and are appointed as Clinical Instructors for the TTUHSC School of Pharmacy. Evaluation of medical literature and conduct of a clinically-oriented research project and ICU treatment protocol are program requirements.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Health insurance, sick leave, 13.5 days paid vacation, holidays, professional leave, retirement package, ACLS training, academic appointment.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. degree, eligibility for Texas licensure, PGY1 pharmacy practice residency. All application materials must be submitted via PhORCAS: Letter of intent, Curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and official transcripts from all pharmacy education.  US Citizenship is required due to the position being funded through the Department of Veterans Affairs. 
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary, Acute Care
Patients Enrolled: 83953
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 52
Non-Professional Staff: 50
Total Beds: 450
Average Daily Census: 400
Site Special Features:   The hospital utilized for training is a major training site for medical students and residents of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and pharmacy students of TTUHSC School of Pharmacy. Preceptors are residency-trained clinical pharmacists with full-time or adjunct appointments with the TTUHSC School of Pharmacy. Pharmacy residents are members of the code blue response team.