Pharmacy Residencies and Experiential Programs
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Are you looking to make the most of your residency experience?
Would you like to be directly involved in caring for patients with complex disease states?
Would you like to become a highly-skilled clinical pharmacy practitioner?
At Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital, oour residency programs are designed to challenge residents to develop those skills which are crucial to becoming successful clinical pharmacy practitioners. Under the supervision of experienced clinical pharmacy specialists, residents work closely with physicians from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School, nurses, and other health care practitioners to directly provide care to patients in an academic environment. Residents gain valuable precepting experience by working closely with a select group of pharmacy students in our Longitudinal Clinical Experiential Program and through completion of a teaching certificate program offered in conjunction with the University of Houston College of Pharmacy.
We understand that our ambitious residency programs are not for everyone. However, if you are truly passionate about becoming the best clinical pharmacy practitioner that you can be and would like to accomplish more than you even realize you are capable of then we invite you to come and learn more about our residency programs and institution.
We believe that our residency programs will prepare you for a fulfilling and enduring career in pharmacy!
What Residency and Experiential Programs Do We Offer?
The Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center Department of Pharmacy offers a comprehensive post-graduate pharmacy training program, which includes the following residency programs:
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center also offers the Longitudinal Clinical Experiential Program (LCEP) designed for Doctor of Pharmacy students during their Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE).
2017-2018 Pharmacy Residents, Residency Program Directors, and Residency Program Coordinators.
About Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Founded in 1925, Hermann Hospital (now Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center) was the first hospital to open in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center. For nearly a century, the hospital has set new standards of care in Texas and the nation through advances in the practice of medicine. Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is part of the Memorial Hermann Health System, one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in Texas.
As the primary teaching hospital for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center provides exceptional care in heart, neuroscience, orthopedics, women's health, general surgery and organ transplantation. Within the Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center campus are Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, the Texas Trauma Institute, the Heart & Vascular Institute, the Mischer Neuroscience Institute, and the Ironman® Sports Medicine Institute. The campus is also home to a Burn Center, Cancer Center, and Solid-Organ Transplant Center. Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is a Level I Trauma Center for both adult and pediatric patients, and is home to Memorial Hermann Life Flight®.
About the Department of Pharmacy
The Department of Pharmacy’s mission is to optimize patient outcomes by maximizing the safety and effectiveness of medications used by the patients of Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital. Through a collaborative relationship with healthcare teams, medications and services will be provided in a cost efficient manner. To achieve this mission, over 30 clinical pharmacy specialists maintain active practices in a wide-range of areas, including: ambulatory care, emergency medicine, heart and vascular, hematology / oncology, infectious diseases, internal medicine, medical intensive care, neurosciences, pediatrics and neonatal / pediatric critical care, solid-organ transplant, and surgery / trauma / burn.
The Department of Pharmacy is actively involved in the education and training of future pharmacists through relationships with the University of Houston College of Pharmacy, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Pharmacy, Texas Southern University College of Pharmacy, and the University of the Incarnate Word School of Pharmacy.
The Department of Pharmacy was named the 2013-2014 Health-System Preceptor Site of the Year by the University of Houston College of Pharmacy. The award recognizes the dedication and passion for teaching displayed by all preceptors within the Department of Pharmacy and exemplifies the Department’s commitment to training the next generation of pharmacists.