University Health PGY2 Internal Medicine - Affiliated with UT Austin COP
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Internal 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 a Postgraduate Year 2 (PGY2) pharmacy residency in internal medicine. This 12-month residency is designed to provide a challenging training environment for individuals interested in developing clinical competency in the area of internal medicine.
As full-time employees of University Health, residents receive a competitive annual stipend of $62,000 plus excellent employee benefits. Residents are also 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 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program provides a challenging, well-rounded training environment that will expose residents to a variety of acute disease states and clinical practice settings including but not limited to general medicine, oncology medicine, transplant medicine, hospitalist medicine, family medicine, emergency medicine, infectious diseases, cardiology, neurology and critical care. In addition to direct patient care of hospitalized patients, residents will have opportunities to develop their academic skills by precepting pharmacy students and teaching other learners such as medical students and medical residents. Residents will also demonstrate leadership and practice management skills through completion of an internal medicine research project, committee involvement and protocol development. Graduates of the program are prepared to take clinical pharmacy specialist and faculty positions related to internal 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.