Residency Listing

Phoenix Children's Hospital
1919 E.Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Code: 81040
NMS Code: 237613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Christopher A. Thomas, Pharm.D., M.B.A, BCPPS
(602) 933-4028
Fax: (602) 933-1876
Director of Pharmacy: Yolanda Douthard, R.Ph., MBA
(602) 933-4000
Fax: (602) 933-1876
Program Contact: Christopher A. Thomas, Pharm.D., M.B.A, BCPPS
(602) 933-4028
Fax: (602) 933-1876
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months/residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-07
Starting Date: 2019-07-02
Estimated Stipend: 47500
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Phoenix Children’s offers a challenging yet flexible program where motivated residents ensure the application of safe and effective, evidence-based medicine practices to pediatric patients. Required learning experiences include General Pediatric Medicine, Pediatric Intensive Care, Neonatal Intensive Care, Cardiovascular Intensive Care, Hematology/Oncology, Solid Organ Transplantation, Emergency Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Elective learning experience opportunities include Advanced Cardiovascular ICU, Advanced Pediatric ICU, Bone Marrow Transplant, Investigational Drug Services, and General Pediatrics with Precepting. Longitudinal learning experiences include Drug Information, Pharmacy Systems, Hospital Administration, Ambulatory Medicine, Residency Research/Quality Improvement Projects, and Teaching and Academia. Required and elective learning experiences are four weeks in duration. The goal of the residency is to develop future leaders in pediatric pharmacy practice.
Fringe Benefits:   Medical/dental/vision, vacation/holiday time off, financial support for ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group Annual Meeting, and Southwestern States Residency Meeting.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited college of pharmacy is required. Eligibility for Arizona licensure is required. Completed application, curriculum vitae, college transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, a letter of intent, and onsite interview. This residency participates in PhORCAS.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 43
Non-Professional Staff: 47
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 433
Average Daily Census: 285
Site Special Features:   Phoenix Children's Hospital is a state of the art tertiary care free-standing children's hospital. It has long been a leader in providing quality care to children with significant medical needs in the state of Arizona. Phoenix Children's offers world-class care in 70 sub-specialty fields of pediatric medicine and has focused the development of its medical programs to build Centers of Excellence in neonatology, hematology/oncology, neurosciences, cardiac services, Level 1 trauma, and orthopedics. Phoenix Children's Hospital continues to be recognized as a U.S. News & World Report Best Children's Hospital in multiple specialties.