Residency Listing

The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy/El Rio Community Health Center
College of Pharmacy
839 W. Congress
Tucson, AZ 85745
Code: 81011
NMS Code: *194513,194521
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Amy K. Kennedy, Pharm.D., BCACP
(520) 621-4269
Fax: (520) 626-7355
Director of Pharmacy: Joshua Carzoli, Pharm.D.
Fax: 520-309-3277
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-12-28
Starting Date: 2019-06-24
Estimated Stipend: 47659
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   * NMS Code 194513 - ambulatory care focus; NMS Code 194521 - ambulatory care focus for international students. A student pharmacist completing this program will be well-prepared to serve as a patient care leader in an outpatient setting.  The experiences over the course of the year are designed to not only improve your clinical skills, but develop your vision and leadership style.  Successful residents will be prepared to enter practice, pursue advanced training in a PGY2 residency or fellowship, and be prepared for board certification.
The program emphasizes outpatient clinical practice consisting of nine months of core learning experiences in specific aspects of pharmacy practice and three months of elective opportunities. The affiliation with the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy provides a wide variety of electives in both inpatient and outpatient settings, a teaching certificate, research expertise, and a large cohort of residency peers.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, professional travel reimbursement.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD from ACPE accredited college, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, eligibility for Arizona licensure, pharmacy school transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.  Letters of recommendation must comment on your clinical skills (e.g. your work with patients) and your time management skills.
Training Site Type: Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC)
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC)
Patients Enrolled:


Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 60
Non-Professional Staff: 850
Number of Medical Centers: 18
Site Special Features:   Affiliated with the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy.