National Match Code: 707065
Director of Pharmacy
Philip Brummond, PharmD, MS, FASHP
Interim Chief Pharmacy Officer
Clinical Assistant Professor, MCW School of Pharmacy
PGY2 Ambulatory Care Program Director
Amanda Ludwig, PharmD, BCACP
PGY2 Program Coordinator
Mickey Hart, PharmD, BCACP
Clinical Pharmacist, Primary Care
Program Coordinator, Ambulatory Care
Duration/Type: 12-month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: Jan. 2, 2019
Starting Date: July 2019
Estimated Stipend: $49,920
This residency program is designed to prepare the graduate for an advanced role in an ambulatory care setting, a leadership role or a faculty member role. The graduate will be prepared to develop new sustainable ambulatory care services, become a skilled teacher, practice independently, as well as be able to integrate into a variety of health care delivery models, communicate effectively and contribute to the advancement of the pharmacy profession.
- Research projects and teaching activities are tailored to meet the needs/interests of the resident.
- Residents will have the opportunity to precept PGY1 residents and PharmD students on clinical rotations.
- External publications and presentations are encouraged.
Requirements for Acceptance
- Completion of ASHP Accredited PGY1 pharmacy residency
- Applicants are required to submit a program application through PhORCAS. Please follow the application instructions.
- Ambulatory Clinical Experience (Staffing) in Anticoagulation and other clinics as assigned based on resident preference and health system needs
- Service Development
- Primary Care/Internal Medicine
- Transitions of Care/Hospital Discharge Program
- Ambulatory Administration
- Wellness/Outreach Clinic
- Teaching/Education (longitudinal)
- Service Development and Research (longitudinal)
- Infectious Disease/HIV Clinic*
- Cardiology Clinic
- Psychiatry Clinic*
- Endocrine Clinic
- GI/Hepatology Clinic*
- Emergency Department
- Hematology/Oncology Clinic*
- Investigational Drug Service
- Pulmonary Clinic
- Specialty Pharmacy/Infusion Clinic
- Rheumatology Clinic*
- Transplant Clinic
- Medication Safety
- Neurology Clinic*
- Others according to the interests of the resident
*Required to choose three of the following electives: Infectious Disease, GI/Hepatology, Hematology/Oncology, Rheumatology, Psychiatry, and/or Neurology
Requirements and Expectations
The following are some of the requirements and expectations for participants in the PGY2 Ambulatory Pharmacy Residency at Froedtert Hospital.
Drug Policy / Medication Safety
- Attend Ambulatory PNT Committee meetings
- Attend and complete small projects for Ambulatory PNT subcommittees.
- Attend and observe system IRB meeting x 1
- 8 hours/day of longitudinal clinic staffing, 1 day per week for 46 weeks
- Up to 6 “sick call pulls” — 8-hour shifts
- 40 additional staffing shifts
- Coverage of on-call related duties as assigned
- ASHP Clinical Midyear — optional
- Great Lakes Pharmacy Resident Conference (GLPRC) — optional
- Milwaukee Residency Conferences (6 per year) — optional
- ASHP Ambulatory Conference or other national ambulatory focused conference — recommended
- Major project (Poster)
- Present at appropriate professional meeting determined at discretion of program director
Major project must be summarized in a written format acceptable for publication. Submission for ASHP Best Practice Award is also acceptable. Residents are strongly encouraged to pursue publication and/or presentation of their project in a peer-review setting upon completion of their residency.
Departmental Meetings Attendance
- Once monthly Ambulatory Clinical Discussions (resident facilitates)
- Monthly journal club discussions (optional)
- Regular staff meetings based on staffing sites and program director discretion
- Minimum 8 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
*Additional activities may be required based on project and rotation selection. Satisfactory completion of the above list is intended as a minimum to earn a Froedtert Hospital residency certificate.