Postgraduate Pharmacy Residency
Truman Medical Centers-Hospital Hill (TMC) is the primary teaching
hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine,
Nursing, and Pharmacy located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri (KCMO).
TMC has three intensive care units totaling 31-beds that care for critically
ill surgical, cardiac, and medical patients managed by board certified
pulmonary/critical care intensivists using a multidisciplinary approach.
TMCs Trauma Center is one of three adult Level I Trauma Centers in KCMO and
is part of a statewide trauma system. The Emergency Department (ED) provides
care for approximately 69,000 patients per year in a 52-bed unit, (including
three trauma rooms).
PGY-2 Critical Care Residency Program Goals
Pharmacists completing this residency will be competent and confident
practitioners in the area of critical care medicine. Over the course of the
year, they will continue to enhance their pharmacotherapeutic skills,
broaden their knowledge base, and serve as a vital clinical resource in
caring for the critically ill. Additionally, they will serve as a preceptor
and mentor to pharmacy students and PGY-1 residents. Required rotations
include critical care medicine, surgery/trauma, emergency medicine,
infectious disease, metabolic support and transplant with elective
opportunities in NICU/PICU and cardiology services.
Tony Huke, Pharm. D., BCPS
Erin Pender, Pharm. D., BCPS
- 12 month residency
- 1 position available
- Starting Date July 1, 2014
- Yearly Stipend-$48,000
- Interview Required