Residency Listing

Memorial Medical Center
2450 S. Telshor Blvd
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Code: 86007
NMS Code: 225313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Patrick Leung, Pharm.D., BCPS, PhC
(575) 532-7431
Fax: (575) 521-5220
Director of Pharmacy: Janet L. Pate, Pharm.D.
(575) 521-5541
Fax: (575) 521-5220
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2018-01-10
Starting Date: 2018-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The residency is a one-year post-graduate training program designed to provide participants with a well rounded experience in the practice of institutional pharmacy. The residency training focuses on the development of skills necessary to provide optimal drug therapy to patients, become leaders in the medication use process, and function competently on inter-professional teams. Pharmacy residents will work closely with Southern New Mexico Family Medicine Residents during the inpatient and outpatient rotations.
Fringe Benefits:   Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance. Eighty-hour Paid Time Off. Travel and registration paid for ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Western States Residency Conference.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy degree from accredited College of Pharmacy, eligible for license to practice pharmacy in New Mexico, letter of intent, CV, academic transcripts, and 2 letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Hospital and Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: LifePoint Health System
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: For Profit
Professional Staff: 15
Non-Professional Staff: 13
Number of Medical Centers: 5
Total Beds: 220
Average Daily Census: 150
Site Special Features:   Memorial Medical Center offers comprehensive care to patients from the communities of southern New Mexico, both on an inpatient and outpatient basis. Our services include 24 hours Emergency Services and Cardiac Cath lab, a level three Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and an Outpatient Cancer Center. The residency program is closely affiliated with the Southern New Mexico Family Medicine Residency and pharmacy residents will have the opportunity to lecture to and work with Family Medicine Residents.