PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency Requirements and Expectations

The following are some of the requirements and expectations of participants in the PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency at Froedtert Hospital:

  1. Professional Organization Membership
    • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
    • Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (PSW)
    • Hematology Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA)
  2. Conferences
    • ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting
    • Great Lakes Pharmacy Resident Conference (GLPRC)
    • Milwaukee Residency Conferences (six/year)
    • PSW Annual Meeting (recommended)
    • PSW Educational Conference (recommended)
    • ASHP Leadership Conference (recommended)
    • Hematology Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) Annual Conference (recommended)
    • BMT Tandem Meeting (optional)
  3. Formal Presentations
    • ASHP Resident Poster Presentation at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting
    • UHC Resident Poster Presentation
    • GLPRC PowerPoint Presentation
    • PSW Poster Presentation (recommended)
  4. Pharmacy Staffing
    • Approximately nine weeks throughout the year (Monday - Friday, 10-hour shifts in central or decentral areas)
    • Approximately six weekends throughout the year (Saturday - Sunday, 10-hour shifts in central or decentral areas)
  5. Departmental Meetings
    • Twice weekly clinical conferences
    • Weekly resident discussions
    • Monthly staff meetings - inpatient
    • Weekly staff meetings - outpatient
  6. Licensure
    • Licensed as a pharmacist in the state of Wisconsin
  7. Other
    • Minimum eight hours/day (Monday - Friday)
    • Assist and support department in additional ways as needed
    • Complete assignments and evaluations on a timely basis
    • Participate in recruitment for incoming residency class
    • Precept students/PGY1 residents on an ad-hoc basis