The pharmacist completing this residency program shall have the ability to effectively and independently provide pharmaceutical care with a foundation of evidence-based medicine that ultimately results in the best pharmacotherapeutic outcomes. The pharmacist shall, as a member of the health care team, have the ability to adeptly identify and resolve pharmacotherapy-related problems in the acute care setting. After completing the program, the pharmacist shall have a strong knowledge of self-assessment and how to improve based on self-learning activities. The pharmacist will be prepared for practicing in an acute care setting as well as have the foundation with which to continue on to complete a PGY2 specialized residency experience. The resident will also have a strong commitment to the advancement of the profession of pharmacy.
Required Rotations (8)
Elective Rotations (3)
The resident is required to complete a major research project and a medication use evaluation during the year. The resident assumes the role as project manager and is directly responsible for meeting goals and deadlines. Research results will be presented at the American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Clinical Meeting and the Alcalde Southwest Leadership Conference. A publishable manuscript must be written and ready to submit to a peer-reviewed pharmacy or medical journal by the end of the residency experience.
|Certification:||Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support|
|Conferences:||Financial support is offered to attend the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and the Alcade Southwest Leadership Conference|
|Insurance:||Health, dental and vision plans are available|
|Time Off:||Vacation and paid time off (PTO) are available.|
|Taxes:||Texas has no state income tax.|
The candidate for this one-year pharmacy residency must have: