Residency Listing

Loma Linda University Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
11223 Campus Street
Loma Linda, CA 92354
Code: 92064
NMS Code: 673261
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Pediatric Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Caroline M. Sierra, Pharm.D.
Email: csierra@llu.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Antony Gobin, PharmD, MBA
(909) 558-4497
Fax: (909) 558-0766
Email: AGobin@llu.edu
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-07-08
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   Loma Linda University PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program is fully accredited by the American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP). The PGY2 Pediatrics resident will develop the knowledge, attitude, and skills necessary to become an advanced pharmaceutical care practitioner in pediatrics. The PGY2 Pediatrics program offers the opportunity to experience a variety of pediatric settings. Required learning experiences include General Pediatrics, Pediatric ICU, Neonatal ICU, Pediatric Oncology, and Pediatric Transplant, as well as elective opportunities. Loma Linda University is dedicated to the training of competent, clinical pharmacists in specialized areas. Through its affiliation with the Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy, the PGY2 Pediatrics resident will also develop the knowledge, attitude, and skills necessary to become an effective pharmacy educator, with opportunities to teach in various settings.
 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, vacation days, free membership to the fitness center, and discount meals.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D., licensure in California and completion of PGY1 pharmacy residency.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 50
Non-Professional Staff: 20
Number of Medical Centers: 6
Total Beds: 900
Average Daily Census: 550
Site Special Features:   The Pharmacy Residency Programs and Fellowships at Loma Linda University are under a joint collaboration between Loma Linda University Medical Center and Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy. The Mission of Loma Linda University Medical Center is to continue the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, "to make man whole," in a setting of advancing medical science and to provide a stimulating clinical and research environment for the education of physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and other health care professionals. The current University Medical Center opened in 1967, and after the Children's Hospital was built in 1993, the total capacity nears 900 beds. The Medical Center operates some of the largest clinical programs in the United States in areas such as neonatal care and outpatient surgery. It is also recognized as the international leader in infant heart transplantation and proton treatment centers for cancer. Each year, the institution admits more than 33,000 inpatients and serves roughly half a million outpatients.