Residency Listing

Valley Children's Hospital
9300 Valley Childrens Place
Madera, CA 93636
Code: 92039
NMS Code: 190313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Wenee Liu Lopez, PharmD
(559) 353-5522
Fax: (559) 353-5515
Director of Pharmacy: Melissa Chase
Fax: 559-353-5515
Program Contact: Wenee Liu Lopez
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-06-24
Estimated Stipend: 53000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The residency program will teach residents to convert didactic concepts into sound drug therapy using a hands on approach. Throughout the year, resident activities will include providing patient specific clinical pharmacology in both inpatient and outpatient areas; providing drug education to attending physicians, medical residents, and nurses; precepting pharmacy students; and participating in administrative activities. Rotations may include: General Medicine, Oncology, NICU, PICU, Infectious Diseases, Primary Care Clinic, Neurology Clinic, Poison Control Center and Administration.
Fringe Benefits:   Full health benefits, educational leave, financial support for professional conferences (CSHP, ASHP, Western States Conference), sick leave, and PTO
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   For detailed residency application instructions including program structure and applicant qualifications, please visit program website at 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 50
Non-Professional Staff: 35
Total Beds: 358
Average Daily Census: 225
Site Special Features:   Valley Children's Healthcare is one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation and is the only facility that provides high quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children from before birth to age 21 in Central California. The nonprofit network features an 88 bed Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, three neonatal satellite locations and a 30 bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. The hospital serves as a teaching site for pharmacy students from all California schools of pharmacy, most consistently UCSF and UOP students. In addition, Valley Children's and Stanford University School of Medicine are now partnering for graduate medical education. This collaboration will help us train the next generation of both pharmacy and medical residents and students. Again, please visit our website for more information at