University Health PGY2 Emergency Medicine - Affiliated with UT College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Emergency Medicine Pharmacy
University Health, in collaboration with The University of Texas College of Pharmacy and the University of the Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy, is pleased to offer an ASHP Accredited Postgraduate Year 2 (PGY2) pharmacy residency in emergency medicine with adult emergency medicine and trauma and emergency surgery emphases. This 12-month residency provides a rigorous training environment for clinical competency development in emergency medicine.
As full-time employees of University Health, residents receive a competitive annual stipend of $62,000 plus excellent employee benefits. Residents are appointed as Clinical Instructors with The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy and University of the Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy.
The University Health PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program provides a well-rounded training environment in various emergency medicine practice areas, including but not limited to adult and pediatric emergency medicine, trauma and emergency surgery, toxicology, surgical/trauma ICU, and medicine ICU. Residents will care for pediatric and adult patients, both inpatients and outpatients, teach and precept pharmacy students, respond to critical patient resuscitations and code blue events. In addition, residents will complete an emergency medicine research project and demonstrate leadership and practice management skills through committee involvement and protocol development. Graduates are prepared to take clinical pharmacy specialist and faculty positions related to emergency medicine.
About The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is one of the premier institutions of pharmaceutical education and research in the country. Pharmacists have significant responsibility for managing drug therapy, counseling on medication use, and monitoring drug therapy outcomes. Our Doctor of Pharmacy program prepares future practitioners to meet these challenges as lifelong learners and leaders in drug therapy management. We offer graduate programs leading to research-focused M.S. or Ph.D. degrees in pharmacy including the inter-institutional Ph.D. program in translational research. An exceptional faculty brings cutting edge research and clinical expertise to the classroom and supervise student-learning experiences in both patient care and research. Our students are tomorrow’s pharmacy leaders. What starts here truly changes the world.