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Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Student Education

Doctor of Pharmacy Rotations

Houston Methodist Hospital (HMH) is a private, non profit teaching hospital located in the Texas Medical Center with an average census of about 900 patients. HMH Department of Pharmacy provides over 200 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) rotations annually and has primary academic affiliations with the following pharmacy schools:

  • University of Texas
  • University of Houston
  • Texas Southern University
  • Texas A&M
  • University of The Incarnate Word
  • Lebanese American University

Additional out of state affiliations also exist with: Hampton University, Creighton University, University of Florida, and University of Toledo

APPE rotations offered include:

  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Drug Information
  • Emergency Department
  • General Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Hospital Institutional
  • Hospital Management
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Investigational Drugs
  • Medication Safety
  • Neurology
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Women's Health

If a university is interested in establishing an affiliation agreement, they will need to contact us to start the process which can take several months.

If a student from a university with an established affiliation is interested in obtaining a rotation at HMH, they will need to obtain the appropriate paperwork from their school and have their school contact us about availability of rotations.

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (IPPE) rotation requests will be considered on an individual basis.

Contact Person:

Sara Tarver
Office: 713-441-3334
Email: starver@houstonmethodist.org