Memorial Hermann is one of the largest not-for-profit health system in Texas and serves the greater Houston community through 17 hospitals and specialty programming in the tertiary, community and ambulatory settings. Within this unique integrated delivery network, residents will have access to health system leadership at all levels within the division of pharmacy and throughout the enterprise.
Memorial Hermann prides itself in offering pharmacy services on the leading edge of technology, extensive clinical programs, shared system formulary, with interdisciplinary collaboration utilizing several innovative pharmacy practice models. Residents can expect rotation offerings in multiple hospitals and care delivery sites including longitudinal experiences within the office of the Division of Pharmacy System Executive.
The Health-System Pharmacy Administration (HSPA) Residency is a 24-month program with concurrent enrollment in the MS Pharmacy Administration program offered by the University of Houston College of Pharmacy. The residents PGY1 and PGY2 years are designed to allow the resident a full pharmacy practice and pharmacy administration experience, while balancing the didactic requirements of the MS degree. Residents will be challenged with rigorous clinical training in a variety of specialties throughout our health system, across many patient care areas and hospital acuities. Our dynamic program is continuously evolving to meet the needs of our current and future residents.
Upon completion of the residency program, the resident will have acquired professional, clinical, administrative, and didactic competencies needed to assume leadership roles in pharmacy administration in the health system and hospital setting.
Program Type: ASHP accredited two-year residency: PGY1 Pharmacy & PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership with Masters
Residents are required to complete 9 core learning experiences and 1 clinical elective during the first residency year.
Residents are required to complete 9 core learning experiences and 2 electives during the second residency year.
|Dedicated pharmacy resident office space with a personal laptop computer and SpectraLink mobile hospital phone
|Competitive with similar program offerings
|12 days of paid time off (vacation and sick time combined). Each Resident will work 1 major holiday (Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Year's Day) and 1 minor holiday (Labor Day, Memorial Day, or Martin Luther King Day)
|Financial support is offered to attend the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and the ALCALDE Regional Residency Conference
|Health, dental and vision plans are available
|Texas has no state income tax.
Applications must be submitted on PhORCAS by January 2nd, 2024 (NMS Code #163818)
Applicants considered for a position will be invited for an in person formal interview and have a chance to meet with the Residency Program Director and Coordinators, preceptors, and current pharmacy residents.
Please visit the University of Houston College of Pharmacy MS Residency homepage and follow the steps listed. This is a separate application process. Application deadline is January 7th, 2024.
Binita Patel, PharmD, MS, CPEL
Vice President - Pharmacy Services
Memorial Hermann Health System
For further information, contact our residency program coordinators:
Thomas Roduta, PharmD, MS, BCPS
Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center – Pharmacy Manager
Eric Wucki, PharmD, MBA, MS, BCPS
Memorial Hermann Health System Director of Pharmacy – 340B