Residency Listing

University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
1800 West Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Code: 85200
NMS Code: 177613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Wendy C Cantrell, PharmD, BCPS, CACP
(702) 383-1937
Fax: (702) 383-2052
Director of Pharmacy: Jamie D. King, PharmD, BCCCP, BCPS
Fax: (702) 383-2052
Program Contact: Wendy C Cantrell, PharmD, BCPS, CACP
(702) 383-1937
Fax: (702) 383-2052
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline:


Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 47476
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Comprehensive, diverse, training experience. Work with highly trained and respected board-certified pharmacotherapists on multiple clinical rotations. Serve as preceptor for pharmacy students during their clerkships, present formal/informal lectures, prepare both written and oral presentations for hospital committees, and conduct and publish original pharmaceutical research. Administrative experience includes development and implementation of programs to enhance pharmaceutical care.
Fringe Benefits:   Fully paid health benefits after two months of employment, 18 days of cumulative annual leave (sick, vacation, and holiday), Professional leave.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Graduation from an accredited pharmacy school. Eligibility for Nevada licensure. Application process through PhORCAS. Please see website for details:
Training Site Type: University Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 33
Non-Professional Staff: 42
Average Daily Census: 350
Site Special Features:   Major teaching medical center and regional trauma/burn center highly involved in clinical research. Serves as a clerkship site for medical, pharmacy, and nursing students. Pharmacy services in an innovative, computerized, decentralized department ideally prepared to deliver state-of-the-art pharmaceutical care. Staff professionals are very active in local, state, and national organizations.