Residency Listing

Children's Hospital Los Angeles
4650 Sunset Blvd MS44
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Code: 92075
NMS Code: 217613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Melanie George, Pharm.D.
(323) 361-4676
Fax: (323) 361-4003
Director of Pharmacy: Carol Taketomo, Pharm.D.
(323) 361-5988
Fax: (323) 664-0326
Program Contact: Melanie George, Pharm.D.
(323) 361-4676
Fax: (323) 361-4003
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: PGY1 Pharmacy
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-01-03
Starting Date: 2018-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Pharmacists completing this residency will be competent practitioners. As a part of the multidisciplinary team, they will manage drug therapy for common pediatric disease states and provide safe and cost-effective pharmaceutical care. The rotations are set up for the pharmacy resident to gain exposure to the wide variety of pediatric subspecialties available. Rotations Include: General Pediatrics, Oncology, NICU, PICU, Emergency Medicine, Administration, Outpatient Clinic, Antimicrobial Stewardship, Cardiology and Infectious Disease.
Fringe Benefits:   Benefits include: healthcare coverage, paid time off (PTO), sick time, and financial support for professional conferences.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Graduate of an accredited school of pharmacy, eligible for pharmacy licensure in California, PharmD
Training Site Type: Children’s Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Hospital, non-profit stand-alone Children’s Hospital
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary care
Professional Staff: 57
Non-Professional Staff: 58
Total Beds: 603
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   Founded in 1901, Children's Hospital Los Angeles is the first and largest pediatric hospital in Southern California. The hospital is one of only 12 children’s hospitals in the nation – and the only one in California – ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. CHLA is a pediatric level 1 trauma center and has a level 3 NICU. CHLA is associated with University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine.