Residency Listing

University of Utah Health
50 North Medical Drive, Room A050
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Code: 87018
NMS Code: 788869
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Emergency Medicine Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Pre-candidate
Residency Program Director: Colgan T. Sloan, Pharm.D, BCPS
(801) 581-2147
Fax: (801) 585-0403
Director of Pharmacy: Linda S. Tyler, Pharm.D., FASHP
(801) 581-2732
Fax: (801) 585-0403
Program Contact: Colgan T. Sloan, Pharm.D, BCPS
(801) 581-2147
Fax: (801) 585-0403
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/4/2019
Starting Date: 7/8/2019
Estimated Stipend: 61000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

This residency is designed to develop comprehensive skills in pharmacotherapy and bedside assessment in emergency medicine, critical care, transitions of care, and toxicology. Electives in infectious diseases, medication safety, and various fields of emergency medicine are available. Strengths of this program include the flipped model research project, providing high quality education to interdisciplinary teams, and strong working relationships within the pharmacy and emergency department. One emergency medicine conference and ASHP Midyear conference attendance are supported.

Fringe Benefits:   

Benefit package supports health, dental, and life insurance; paid time off; paid holidays; uniform discount, and professional travel allowances.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency and application through PhORCAS (please see website for specific program requirements.)

Training Site Type: Hospital and Health Care System
Owner Affiliate: University of Utah
Model Type(s): Teaching, academic center
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 293
Non-Professional Staff: 377
Total Beds: 636
Average Daily Census: 467
Site Special Features:   

University of Utah Health is the major referral system for the surrounding intermountain west asa Level I Trauma Center, comprehensive stroke care, STEMI receiving facility, and burn center. UUH is an academic institution associated with various health sciences colleges, Poison Control Center, and Drug Information. ED staff and providers are state and national leaders in their specialties. The department has 53+ beds, over 60,000 visits annually, and pharmacists provide coverage 18 hours daily.