Post-Pharm.D. Education and Training

Post Pharm.D. Education & Training

Post-Graduate Year Two (PGY2) Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency at University Health System
in collaboration with the University of Texas, College of Pharmacy


Darrel W. Hughes, Pharm.D., BCPS
Residency Program Director
University Health System
Department of Pharmacy Services
4502 Medical Drive, MS 102-1
San Antonio, TX 78229-4493
Office: (210) 358-0699
Pager: (210) 203-6473

San Antonio, Texas

1 year

July 1

Strong interest in emergency medicine clinical pharmacy practice
U.S. citizenship or permanent residency
Completion of an ACPE-accredited Pharm.D. Degree program
Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency program
Participation in the ASHP Resident Matching Program
Eligibility for Pharmacist Licensure in the State of Texas


University of Texas (UT) Residency Application
Current curriculum vitae
Three professional letters of recommendation
Official college of pharmacy transcripts
Recent photograph (color or black & white)
Letter of interest/intent

Competitive salary plus all accompanying benefits as a full-time employee, including paid time off, insurance options, discount meals, parking, and professional travel reimbursement

University Health System(UHS) in San Antonio is a nationally recognized academic medical center for advanced treatment options, new technologies, and clinical research.  University Emergency Center is the largest ER in San Antonio treating an average of 70,000 patients each year.  It is also home to the leading Level I Trauma Center for a 22-county region of South/Central Texas.  We provide a full spectrum of emergency services including trauma, medical, OB-GYN, psychiatric and social services for patients of all ages. 
In collaboration with the UT College of Pharmacy, UHS offers advanced clinical training in emergency medicine pharmacotherapy, with required, specifically focused rotations in adult emergency medicine, pediatric emergency medicine, trauma/emergency surgery, surgical intensive care, and medical intensive care.  Clinical responsibilities include emergency center patient monitoring, multi-disciplinary resuscitation, and patient education.  An additional required rotation is spent with pre-hospital emergency medical services and at the South Texas Poison Control Center.  Electives may be chosen from a variety of areas, including but not limited to internal medicine, infectious disease, drug information, pediatrics, and neonatal intensive care.  For more information, please visit our website at .

The University of Texas at Austin and its affiliated institutions are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Qualified women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Security sensitive; conviction verification conducted on applicant selected.
Last Reviewed: September 4, 2012

College Information

Mailing Address:
College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas
at Austin
2409 University Ave.
Stop A1900
Austin, TX, USA

Email Address: pharmacy


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