Residency Listing

The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy/Banner – University Medical Center Tucson
P.O. Box 245009 University Medical Center
1501 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85724-5009
Code: 81100
NMS Code: *179113,179121
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Jennifer H Baggs, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCNSP
(520) 694-6783
Fax: (520) 694-5164
Director of Pharmacy: Kurt J Weibel, Pharm.D., MS
(520) 694-6061
Fax: (520) 694-5164
Program Contact: Jennifer H Baggs, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCNSP
(520) 694-6783
Fax: (520) 694-5164
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions:
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 47659
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   NMS Code: *179113 PGY1 and NMS Code: 179121 PGY1 International.The University of Arizona PGY1 program at Banner—University Medical Center Tucson prepares pharmacists to provide direct patient care in an acute care setting and provides a foundation for success in advanced training programs. Six months of core learning experiences ensure that all residency program goals are evaluated while allowing the resident to tailor their experience through a variety of electives. Additionally, PGY1 residents participate in the Teaching Certificate (PRSTL) Program.
Fringe Benefits:   Group health/life insurance, paid vacation, holidays, sick leave, BLS/ACLS certification, teaching certification, university library access, uniforms, parking, financial support to select professional meetings, and more.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Letter of intent, curriculum vitae, pharmacy school transcripts, three letters of recommendation, Pharm.D. or equivalent experience, eligibility for Arizona licensure. Application submissions are to be completed in PhORCAS. This PGY1 residency (81100) accepts applicants of both the traditional and international track programs. Traditional track NMS code: 179113. International track NMS code: 179121
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.