Residency Listing

Intermountain Healthcare Primary Children's Hospital
100 N. Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Code: 87014
NMS Code: 725261
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Emily C Benefield, Pharm.D., BCPS
(801) 662-2619
Fax: (801) 662-2622
Director of Pharmacy: Jared Cash, BS, Pharm.D., BCPS
(801) 662-2629
Fax: (801) 662-2622
Residency Information:

12 months

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Application Deadline: 1/5/2016
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Residency Special Features:   

Primary Children's Hospital serves the pediatric community of Utah, Montana, Wyoming, Nevada, and Idaho. The PGY2 Pediatric pharmacy residency program at Primary Children's prepares its graduates to immediately become an integral member of the healthcare team caring for children as the medication therapy expert. Following successful completion of the program, trainees will be qualified to pursue pediatric clinical pharmacist or clinical faculty positions as well as preparing them to obtain board certification in pediatric pharmacotherapy.

Fringe Benefits:   

Health, dental, disability, and life insurance available. Twenty-five days of paid-time-off, including holidays.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

PhORCAS application must be completed including 3 letters of references by January 5th. Graduation from an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy and successful completion of an ASHP accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency are required. Please provide GPA or class rank if GPA is not provided by pharmacy school. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Utah.

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Privately owned by Intermountain Healthcare

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Teaching Hospital

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Site Special Features:   

Nestled in the foothills of the scenic Wasatch Mountains, Primary Children's Hospital is a part of the Intermountain Healthcare system. PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy residents benefit from elective rotation opportunities throughout the Intermountain Healthcare facilities. Additionally, Primary Children's Hospital is the academic medical center associated with the University of Utah, Department of Pediatrics. This relationship provides a variety of research opportunities focusing on improving patient outcomes.