Residency Listing

University of California, Davis Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
2315 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95817
Code: 92026
NMS Code: 183513
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Teresa Kwong, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
(916) 734-3305
Fax: (916) 734-5668
Director of Pharmacy: Chad Hatfield, PharmD, MHA, BCPS
Fax: 916-734-5668
Program Contact: Teresa Kwong, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
(916) 734-3305
Fax: (916) 734-5668
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 2018-12-28
Starting Date: 2019-06-30
Estimated Stipend: 51000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The resident will develop skills in the management of an array of chronic diseases, such as anticoagulation, hypertension, diabetes, and HIV and function as a member of the medical team in the ambulatory care clinics and hospital. The residency will be tailored to suit the resident's individual goals and interests. The resident will typically spend most of the year in the outpatient clinics with opportunities for selected inpatient rotations (Pain Management, Medicine, Cardiology, Transplant). Required rotations are management, medication safety, anticoagulation, family medicine clinic, transitions of care, and pharmacy operations. The resident will complete required staffing hours as part of the transition of care team. The resident will also be responsible for on-call duties in the Anticoagulation and Specialty Clinics. Projects for the year include a residency project, medication use evaluation, and drug monogram. More information is available at
Fringe Benefits:   Health, Dental and Vision insurance for resident and dependents, 20 vacation days 10 sick days, 4 professional development days, support for attending professional meetings, and stipends for uniforms/scrubs. The Pharmacy Resident Medical Staff Personnel Policy Manual may be viewed at
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. Eligibility for California licensure. PhORCAS submission of Pharmacy School transcript, Curriculum vitae, letter of application , and three letters of recommendations (two from clerkship preceptors). Letter writers to comment on at least 6 of 13 characteristics.
Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: University of California
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 160
Non-Professional Staff: 155
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 627
Average Daily Census: 545
Site Special Features:   UCDMC serves as the primary teaching facility for the Davis Medical School and allied health professional programs, including the UCSF School of Pharmacy. Ambulatory care pharmacy services are provided in the hospital based clinics as well as primary care network clinics in the outlying communities. Pharmacy services, based in five inpatient and five outpatient decentralized pharmacies, provides comprehensive computerized operations as well as floor-based and specialty clinical services.