Residency Listing

The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy/Banner - University Medical Center South
Department of Pharmacy
2800 E Ajo Way
Tucson, AZ 85713
http://www.pharmacy.arizona.edu/residency-program/banner-university-medical-center-south/pgy1-pharmacy-practice
Code: 81015
NMS Code: *165613,165621
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Georgina Rubal-Peace, Pharm.D., BCPS
(520) 874-2178
Fax: (520) 874-4312
Email: Georgina.Rubal-Peace@bannerhealth.com
  
Director of Pharmacy: Albert Cortese, Pharm.D.
(520) 874-2510
Fax: (520) 874-4313
Email: albert.cortese@bannerhealth.com
  
Program Contact: Georgina Rubal-Peace, Pharm.D., BCPS
(520) 874-2178
Fax: (520) 874-4312
Email: Georgina.Rubal-Peace@bannerhealth.com
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 2019-01-04
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 47659
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   NMS *165613Traditional PGY1; NMS 165621 International Track; This program is part of a large long established residency program with 19+ other pharmacy residents in the Tucson metro area. The PGY1 program gives in-depth experience in a broad area of pharmacy practice including inpatient psychiatry, inpatient internal medicine, toxicology, emergency, critical care, drug information and administration. Residents present formal lectures, journal articles, and prepare a major project. There are numerous elective opportunities available to residents; infectious diseases, cardiology, pain management, ambulatory care, and others. Additionally all PGY1 residents are expected to participate and complete the Pharmacy Resident Scholars in Teaching and Learning Program offered by the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy.
International residency program - This specific program is limited to international residents from Saudi Arabia who have an agreement with the program. It is part of a large long established residency program with 19+ other pharmacy residents in the Tucson metro area. The PGY1 program gives in-depth experience in a broad area of pharmacy practice including inpatient psychiatry, inpatient internal medicine, toxicology, emergency, critical care, drug information and administration. Residents present formal lectures, journal articles, and prepare a major project. There are numerous elective opportunities available to residents; infectious diseases, cardiology, pain management, ambulatory care, and others. Additionally all PGY1 residents are expected to participate and complete the Pharmacy Resident Scholars in Teaching and Learning Program offered by the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Group health and life insurance, vacation and sick leave, financial support to selected professional meetings.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, eligibility for Arizona licensure, pharmacy school transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.
 
Training Site Type: Health-System - Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Public Non-Profit Corporation
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 23
Non-Professional Staff: 20
Total Beds: 245
Average Daily Census: 150
Site Special Features:   The College of Pharmacy at the University of Arizona is consistently rated in the top 10 in the country. University of Arizona Medical Center-South Campus (UAMC-SC) is the newest addition to the academic medical affiliates of the University of Arizona. In August of 2011, UAMC-SC opened a new Behavioral Health Pavilion which greatly expanded psychiatric services to the patients in Southern Arizona.