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
http://www.pharmacy.arizona.edu/residency-program/banner-university-medical-center-tucson/pgy2-infectious-diseases
Code: 81007
NMS Code: 632855
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Infectious Diseases Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: David E. Nix, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID)
(520) 626-4814
Fax: (520) 626-4063
Email: nix@pharmacy.arizona.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Kurt J Weibel, Pharm.D., MS
(520) 694-6061
Fax: (520) 694-5164
Email: kurt.weibel@bannerhealth.com
  
Program Contact: David E. Nix, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID)
(520) 626-4814
Fax: (520) 626-4063
Email: nix@pharmacy.arizona.edu
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/2/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 51659
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   

The PGY2 residency in Infectious Diseases is designed for selected, highly motivated, and qualified pharmacists to advance their skills in infectious disease pharmacotherapy. Various practice areas include adult infectious diseases, pediatric infectious diseases, microbiology laboratory, critical care, solid organ transplant, bone marrow transplant, oncology, emergency medicine, antimicrobial stewardship, and ambulatory ID/HIV clinics. The program also provides the resident opportunities to learn and develop teaching and research techniques.

 
Fringe Benefits:   

Group health and life insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, financial support to selected professional meetings.

 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. from ACPE accredited college, prior ASHP-accredited pharmacy practice residency before beginning this infectious diseases specialty residency, 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 Non-Profit Corporation
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 65
Non-Professional Staff: 55
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.