PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy

Jose Murillo, Jr., PharmD, MHA, MBA, BCOP
Clinical Specialist in Hematology/Oncology
PharmD., University of Texas at Austin
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, Dallas VA Medical Center
PGY2 – Hematology/Oncology Residency, Audie Murphy VA

The purpose of this residency program is to provide advanced training for pharmacists in the fields of oncology, malignant hematology, and blood and marrow transplantation. Pharmacists in the program will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide optimal pharmaceutical care for these patient populations. In addition, pharmacists will be capable of developing and supporting quality improvement initiatives and research efforts in the field, conduct self-assessment and commit to continuous self-learning.

The various components of this residency program shall be continuously evaluated to ensure the quality of each experience. As institutional and/or organizational dynamics change, revisions and modifications of the program may be necessary to fulfill the original established program goals. 

Residency Director
Jose R. Murillo, Jr, PharmD, BCOP 
Clinical Specialist – Hematology/Oncology
6565 Fannin St., DB1-09
Houston, TX 77030
Fax 713.441.1225

Fully accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

Program Duration:
12 months

Positions Available:

Approximately $49,700/year

  • Paid time off (PTO) for vacation, holidays, personal reasons, severe weather emergencies, family or personal short-term illness (approximately four weeks)
  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 403B retirement plan

Application Deadline:
  • All application materials are due January 5th.
  • Apply through the online PhORCAS  system.
  • Send in application materials as early as possible, before the deadline, as interview slots are limited.

Onsite interview required

Licensure Requirements:
Must be a registered pharmacist in Texas within 90 days of starting the program

For further information on licensure, contact the Texas State Board of Pharmacy:

Texas State Board of Pharmacy
William P. Hobby Building
333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-600, Box 21
Austin, TX 78701-3942