Residency Listing

The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy/Banner – University Medical Center Tucson
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science
P.O. Box 245009
1501 N. Campbell Ave
Tucson, AZ 85724
Code: 81006
NMS Code: 632661
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Leslie A Thompson, Pharm.D., BCPS
(520) 694-4184
Fax: (520) 694-5164
Director of Pharmacy: Kurt J Weibel, Pharm.D., MS
(520) 694-6061
Fax: (520) 694-5164
Program Contact: Leslie A Thompson, Pharm.D., BCPS
(520) 694-4184
Fax: (520) 694-5164
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 51659
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY2 residency trains selected, highly motivated and qualified pharmacists in pediatric pharmacotherapy. Rotations include general pediatric medicine, pediatric and neonatal critical care, pulmonary medicine, hematology/oncology, emergency medicine, infectious diseases, and a longitudinal ambulatory care rotation in the cystic fibrosis and asthma clinics at the UA Pediatric Pulmonary Center. This program includes experiences in research, teaching (both didactic and clerkship), and on-call/weekend components. A Teaching Certificate (PRSTL) Program is offered to all residents.
Fringe Benefits:   Group health and life insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, financial support to selected professional meetings, and more.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. from an ACPE accredited college, completion of ASHP Accredited PGY1 Residency Program, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, eligibility for Arizona licensure, pharmacy school transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Application submissions are to be completed in PhORCAS.
Training Site Type: Health System - Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Public Nonprofit Corporation
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 65
Non-Professional Staff: 55
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 487
Average Daily Census: 450
Site Special Features:   The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy is a nationally ranked program with nearly 70 years of history. Banner – University Medical Center Tucson is a nonprofit, academic teaching facility, and the only Level I Trauma Center in Southern Arizona. The hospital has been nationally recognized by U.S. News & World Reports and serves as the flagship teaching facility for the University of Arizona Health Sciences.