Residency Listing

Renown Regional Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502
Code: 85004
NMS Code: 668055
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Infectious Diseases Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Jessica N. Thompson, Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ-ID)
(775) 982-2180
Fax: (775) 982-4066
Director of Pharmacy: Blaine Guinn, Pharm.D.
(775) 982-4420
Fax: (775) 982-4323
Program Contact: Jessica N. Thompson, Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ-ID)
(775) 982-2180
Fax: (775) 982-4066
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/6/2017
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 59945
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This specialty residency is designed to provide a comprehensive experience in infectious diseases pharmacotherapy. The resident will participate in the antimicrobial stewardship service and infectious diseases consult rounds. Opportunities for preceptorship of Idaho State University School of Pharmacy students and PGY-1 residents are available.
Fringe Benefits:   Health, dental, and vision insurance. 18 paid days off (holidays plus vacation), professional leave, and support for travel to selected seminars.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PGY1 residency, Nevada-registered pharmacist or awaiting licensure, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, academic transcipts.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 60
Non-Professional Staff: 75
Total Beds: 808
Average Daily Census: 450
Site Special Features:   Renown Regional Medical Center provides tertiary medical care to northern Nevada and northeastern California. It is the region’s only trauma center, with additional services including but not limited to, medical/surgical ICU, neonatal ICU, pediatric ICU, extensive cancer and cardiac care programs, and a regional dialysis center. Outdoor recreational activities are varied and abundant, including the Lake Tahoe area for hiking, fishing, and skiing. Web site: