Banner Pharmacy Residency

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Programs

Banner Health offers many PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Programs.

Banner Baywood Medical Center, located in Mesa, Ariz., serves many health care needs of the growing East Valley of metropolitan Phoenix.

Our ASHP-accredited PGY-1 Pharmacy residency will provide a structured educational experience while allowing flexibility to meet resident's needs.

  • National Matching Services Code: 114113
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: Four
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 5
  • How to apply

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • Critical Care
  • Cardiology
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Practice Advancement Initiative (PAI)
  • Practice Management (Longitudinal)
  • Pharmacy Operations Staffing (Longitudinal)
  • Transition of Care

Elective Rotations

  • Advanced internal medicine 
  • Ambulatory care
  • CVICU
  • Infectious disease
  • Neurology
  • Nutrition support

Pharmacy Residency Director

Abeer Khouri, PharmD. BCPS
Pharmacy Senior Manager, Clinical Services
(480) 321-4232

Banner Baywood Pharmacy Residency Preceptors  

Banner Boswell Medical Center has been providing excellent patient care with compassion, integrity and respect to our neighbors in the northwest area of metropolitan Phoenix since 1970. We are a nonprofit, 501-bed campus that works with more than 700 physicians to provide a full spectrum of medical services. Our supportive environment encourages family and friends to participate in the healing process. Primary specialty areas include cardiac services, neurosciences, orthopedic services, rehabilitation, and oncology services.

The Department of Pharmacy is fully automated with the use of automated dispensing cabinets and medication inventory management carousel technology. Our department provides 24-hour services, supported by over 50 full-time pharmacy personnel. We are also equipped with computerized physician order entry (CPOE) and electronic medication administration record (eMAR) through the CERNER program. With our highly functional clinical staff, we practice the decentralized pharmacy model with
pharmacists located in specific nursing units to provide pharmaceutical care to patients. 

  • National Matching Services Code: 211013
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: Two
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 5
  • How to apply

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Core Rotations (6 weeks)

  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transitional Care/Rehab
  • Cardiology/Academia 
  • Behavioral Health
  • Information Management (Longitudinal)
  • Practice Management (Longitudinal)
  • Pharmacy Operations-staffing (Longitudinal)

Elective Rotations (4 weeks) 

  • Advanced Required Rotation
  • Neurology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Behavioral Health
  • Practice Management
  • Nephrology

Residency Program Director

Precious Alino, PharmD, MS
Pharmacy Clinical Senior Manager
Interim Director of Pharmacy 
(623) 832-7608

Banner Boswell Pharmacy Residency Preceptors

Banner Desert Medical Center, a flagship of Banner Health and one of the largest and most comprehensive facilities in Arizona, and Banner Children’s at Cardon Children's Medical Center, a state-of-the-art medical facility dedicated to the health needs of children.

Located in Mesa, Ariz., this residency program will offer training for the clinical needs of a large tertiary-care hospital and exposure to the needs of the pediatric population.

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

  • National Matching Services Code: 201313
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: Two
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 5
  • How to apply

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • Critical Care I
  • Hospital Pharmacy Orientation
  • Internal Medicine I & II
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Longitudinal Project
  • Pediatrics
  • Practice Management and staffing (Longitudinal)
  • Teaching and Education (Longitudinal)

Elective Rotations

  • Adult Emergency Medicine
  • Critical Care II
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Neonatal ICU
  • Nutrition Support
  • Pain and Palliative Care
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatric ICU
  • Pediatric Oncology 
  • Pharmacy Advancement Initiative

Residency Program Director

Genesis Sezate, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Specialist - Oncology
(480) 412-4406

Banner Desert Pharmacy Residency Preceptors

Banner Estrella Medical Center is a 302-bed, community hospital with a full array of services. The hospital opened in 2005 and currently has one of the busiest emergency departments in the state of Arizona serving an ever-growing population in the southwest Phoenix region.

The innovative culture and the success of Banner Estrella have led to the high distinction of being recognized as a leader within Banner Health.

  • National Matching Services Code: 126913
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: Two
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 5
  • How to apply

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • Orientation
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Practice Management
  • Research
  • Drug Information (Longitudinal)
  • Pharmacy Operations-staffing (Longitudinal)

Elective Rotations

  • Oncology (Adult)
  • Informatics
  • Pediatrics
  • Academia

Residency Pharmacy Director

Bao Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP
Pharmacy Sr. Manager
(623) 327-5046

Banner Estrella Pharmacy Residency Preceptors

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix has a national reputation for excellence.

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix received Magnet™ accreditation from the American Nurses Association. As a major teaching hospital, we support 250 medical residents, 50 pharmacy students and 2,000 nursing students.

The Department of Pharmacy has implemented several novel clinical programs including management / monitoring in pain, solid organ transplant, anticoagulation, stress ulcer prophylaxis, and ICU sedation. The department was the recipient of the prestigious ASHP Best Practices Award for developing a novel clinical program with pharmacist prescriptive authority in the management of acid suppression therapy. Clinical preceptors are actively involved in teaching, process improvement initiatives, clinical research and publication.

  • National Matching Services Code: 113913
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: Four
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 5
  • How to apply

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • Orientation
  • Internal Medicine (2 rotations)
  • Cardiology
  • Medical ICU
  • Trauma ICU
  • Practice Management
  • Research

Elective Rotations

  • Administration 
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Cardiac ICU
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Neurology/Stroke
  • Neurosurgical ICU
  • Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Neonatal ICU
  • Solid organ transplant
  • Toxicology

Our program participates in the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Residency Matching Program and is fully accredited by ASHP.

Pharmacy Residency Director

Mitchell S. Buckley, PharmD, FASHP, FCCM, FCCP, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - Critical Care
(602) 839-3095

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix Pharmacy Residency Preceptors

Located in Tucson, Arizona, Banner – University Medical Center South (BUMCS) is a 245-licensed bed hospital.

BUMCS serves as a major provider of behavioral health services for the southern Arizona community. In addition to the inpatient services, it is affiliated with several multi-specialty clinics to promote continuity of care and provide outpatient services.

Clinics include cardiology, neurology, ophthalmology, internal medicine, family medicine, OB/GYN, surgery, infectious diseases/ HIV, psychiatry, sports medicine, pain management and rheumatology infusion clinic.

BUMCS is the home to several medical residency programs, including emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, orthopedics, general surgery, psychiatry and neurology. This provides a productive environment for teaching and collaborative patient care teams.

  • National Matching Services Code: 81015
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of positions: Two
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application deadline:First Friday in January

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • Orientation and Onboarding
  • Adult Acute Care (Internal medicine)
  • Adult Acute Care (Family medicine)
  • Clinical Staff Pharmacist (unit based medicine)
  • Drug Information (Longitudinal)
  • Medical ICU
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Adult Acute Care Behavioral Health
  • Practice Management (Longitudinal)
  • Ambulatory Care Diabetes Clinic
  • Pharmacy Operational Staffing (Longitudinal)
  • Resident Research Project (Longitudinal)
  • Academia- Pharmacy Resident Scholars in Teaching and Learning (Longitudinal Teaching Certificate program)

Elective Rotations (Select 4)

  • Academia/Research
  • Administration
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Cardiology
  • Emergency Medicine II
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Nutrition Support
  • Pain management ambulatory care clinic
  • Pediatrics
  • Surgical/Trauma ICU
  • Toxicology
  • Transitions of Care

Our program participates in the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Residency Matching Program and is fully accredited by ASHP.

Pharmacy Residency Director

Georgina Rubal-Peace, PharmD, BCPS
Pharmacy Program Coordinator
(520) 874-2178

Located in Tucson, Arizona, Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is a 625-licensed bed hospital.

Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is a nonprofit, academic hospital and Level I Trauma Center providing all major inpatient and ambulatory care services. With 625 beds, the hospital serves as the flagship teaching facility for the University of Arizona Health Sciences which includes: medicine, pharmacy, nursing, and public health. The hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Reports for a number of specialties and is one of the top-rated hospitals in Arizona.

  • NMS Match Code: 179113
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of positions: Five
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application deadline: January 3
  • How to apply 

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Required Learning Experiences

  • Orientation and Onboarding
  • Internal Medicine Rounding I
  • Internal Medicine Rounding II
  • Internal Medicine, Unit Based
  • Critical Care, Adult Medical or Surgical Trauma
  • Nutrition Support, Adult
  • Medical Information and Policy Development Services
  • Resident Research Project (Longitudinal)
  • Clinical and Pharmacy Operational Staffing (Longitudinal)
  • Academia - Pharmacy Resident Scholars in Teaching and Learning (Longitudinal Teaching Certificate program)

Elective Learning Experiences (Select 6)

  • Ambulatory Care – Oncology
  • Ambulatory Care – Diabetes
  • Ambulatory Care - HIV Clinic
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Cardiology, Adult
  • Cardiothoracic Intensive Care, Adult
  • Critical Care II, Adult Medical or Surgical Trauma
  • Emergency Medicine
  • General Pediatrics
  • Hematology and Oncology, Adult Inpatient
  • Infectious Diseases, Adult
  • Infectious Diseases, Pediatric
  • Leukemia and BMT, Adult
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Pediatric Intensive Care
  • Pediatric Pulmonary
  • Research
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Toxicology, AZ Poison & Drug Information Center

Our program participates in the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Residency Matching Program and is fully accredited by ASHP.

Pharmacy Residency Director

Jennifer Baggs, PharmD, BCPS, BCNSP
Clinical Pharmacist 
(520) 694-6783

North Colorado Medical Center is a fully accredited, non-profit facility licensed to operate 378 beds.

Located in Greeley, 50 miles north of Denver and 50 miles east of Rocky Mountain National Park, NCMC has grown to become the largest hospital provider in the region.

NCMC serves as a regional medical center with community-based and specialty services in a service area including southern Wyoming, western Nebraska, western Kansas and northeastern Colorado.

  • National Matching Services Code: 223813
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: One
  • Salary: $52,000
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 5
  • How to apply

Patient Care Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • Orientation
  • General Medicine
  • Critical Care
  • Oncology
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Practice Management
  • Pharmacy Operations-Staffing (Longitudinal)

Elective Rotations

  • Infectious Disease
  • Medication Safety
  • Cardiology

Pharmacy Residency Director

Kylee Willoughby, PharmD, BCPS
Pharmacy Senior Manager
(970) 810-6991

North Colorado Medical Center Pharmacy Residency Preceptors

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