PGY2 Oncology Specialty Residency

Banner Health's PGY2 Oncology Specialty Residency program is located at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Banner Health and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center opened the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center on Sept. 26, 2011 on the campus of Banner Gateway Medical Center in Gilbert, Ariz.

The center joins Banner Health, one of the country’s largest nonprofit hospital systems, with MD Anderson, internationally renowned for its cancer treatment and research, to deliver unprecedented levels of cancer care in Arizona.

  • National Matching Services Code: 711460
  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: One
  • Salary: $60,840
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 5
  • How to apply

Required Rotations

  • Orientation
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology, Melanoma and Sarcoma
  • Hematology I
  • Hematology II
  • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Genitourinary/Gynecological Oncology
  • Administration (Longitudinal) 
  • Pharmacy Operations (Longitudinal)
  • Research Project/ Writing Project (Longitudinal)
  • Seminar and Forum Presentations  (Longitudinal)

Elective Opportunities (2 Months)

  • Supportive care/Pain management
  • Inpatient Oncology
  • Critical Care
  • Nutrition support
  • Infectious Disease
  • Pediatric Oncology (Banner Children’s)
  • Infusion Pharmacy
  • Administration and Research
  • High Risk Clinic and Advanced Breast Cancer

Residency Program Director

Lisa Thompson, PharmD, BCOP
Pharmacy Program Coordinator Supervisor 
(480) 256-3610

Banner MD Anderson Oncology Specialty Residency Preceptors