Cities Encompassed by the Region
Interesting Facts about the Region
Types of Internship Experiences Available in the Region
Things to Consider When Choosing Where to Live
Base Campus/Where Studends will Gather for Meetings
Availability of Services on Affiliated Campus
Dr. Lopez completed her doctor of pharmacy at the University of Texas College of Pharmacy in 1999. She then completed an Ambulatory Care Specialty Residency at Blackstock Family Practice in conjunction with the University of Texas.
Advanced Community Practice Coordinator:
Ms. Bader is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor and is the Community Practice Coordinator for the ATW Region. She is a staff pharmacist at CVS Drugs in Austin and has extensive experience in community pharmacy practice during her career.
Ms. Bader received her B.S. in Pharmacy from Drake University and is a native of Chicago, Illinois. Ms. Bader has been very involved with Capitol Area Pharmaceutical Association. She has been a member of UT's Preceptor Faculty since she began her practice in Austin. She is highly regarded by her students and considered a role model for practitioners in community practice.
Inpatient Coordinator for Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences:
As a Clinical Assistant Professor Dr. Temple is the Course Coordinator for Introduction to Patient Care and the associated Care and Respect for the Elderly (CARE) Program. Additionally, she is the Hospital and Clinical Coordinator for Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences.
Previously, Dr. Temple practiced pharmacy at North Austin Medical Center (NAMC) from 1995 – 2011. Her responsibilities at NAMC focused on implementing and managing clinical pharmacy services. In addition, she facilitated the Medication Safety Group and served as the NAMC representative to the Austin Multi-Institutional Review Board. From 2000-2011, Dr. Temple precepted students on Adult Medicine and Institutional Pharmacy rotations and served the UT College of Pharmacy as the Institutional Coordinator for the Austin/Temple/Waco region.
Dr. Temple completed her B.S. in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University in 1992, her B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Texas in 1994, and her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Texas in 1999.
Most rotations are in Austin and Temple but other cities include the following:
Austin is the fastest growing city in the United States and the 16th largest city in the country. It is the 4th most visited city in Texas.
Austin Metropolitan Area 1,716,289
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-mandatory meetings periodically on the last Friday of certain rotations
Austin State Hospital http://www.mhmr.state.tx.us/Hospitals/AustinSH/AustinSH.html
Brackenridge Hospital http://www.seton.net/locations/brackenridge/
Brackenridge Hospital Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas
Central Texas Poison Center http://www.sw.org/web/patientsAndVisitors/iwcontent/public/poison/
Central Texas Veterans Administration http://www.centraltexas.va.gov/
Darnall Army Medical Center http://www.hood-meddac.army.mil/default.asp
St. David's Medical Center http://www.stdavidsmc.com/
Darnall Army Hospital
North Austin Medical Center http://www.northaustin.com/
North Austin Medical Center
Scott & White Hospitals and Clinics http://www.sw.org/
Seton Medical Center http://www.seton.net
Seton Central Seton Northwest
South Austin Medical Center http://www.southaustinmc.com/
Veteran's Administration Hospital http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?id=133
The ATW Regional Program utilizes a wide variety sites from of a geographic perspective. Because of the wide geographic distribution of sites and the size of the metropolitan area, students should plan on an average commute of 30-60 minutes to their assigned sites. When choosing temporary housing, students should look for centralized locations with easy freeway access.
All group meetings, practical exams and orientations are held at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy unless otherwise directed.
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The ATW Regional Program offers a variety of sites and training opportunities for students. The diversity of sites and preceptors is clearly one of the strong points of the program making it an excellent choice for experiential rotations.
College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas
2409 University Ave.
Austin, TX, USA
Email Address: pharmacy