Residency Listing

University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
1800 W. Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Code: 85003
NMS Code: 649652
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Critical Care Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Aryan J. Rahbar, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCPS
(702) 204-6172
Fax: (702) 383-2052
Director of Pharmacy: Jamie D. King, PharmD, BCCCP, BCPS
Fax: (702) 383-2052
Program Contact: Aryan J. Rahbar, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCPS
(702) 204-6172
Fax: (702) 383-2052
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 2
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 53500
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Work with highly trained and respected board-certified pharmacotherapists in a variety of critical care areas, including required rotations in Emergency Medicine, Medical ICU, Trauma/Burn, and Cardiology; elective rotations in Pediatric ICU, Nephrology, Neonatology, and Infectious Disease; and a longitudinal rotation in Antimicrobial Stewardship. Serve as preceptor for pharmacy students, mentor PGY-1 pharmacy residents, present formal/informal lectures, prepare both written and oral presentations for hospital committees, and conduct original research.

Fringe Benefits:   Health benefits, 18 days of cumulative annual leave and professional leave.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Graduation from an ACPE-accredited College of Pharmacy, Nevada licensure, completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY-1 residency, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation (one must be from PGY1 Residency Program Director). Application process through PhORCAS. See website for complete details:

Training Site Type: University Hospital
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Teaching, Tertiary

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Site Special Features:   

Affiliated with University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine and Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy. Level 1 Trauma Center, Regional Burn Center, Level 3 Neonatal Center.