National Match Code: 707065

PGY2 Ambulatory Care Program Director
Amanda Mauerman, PharmD, BCACP
Telephone: 414-805-6896
Fax: 414-805-6864

PGY2 Program Coordinator
Jonathan White, PharmD, BCACP
Clinical Pharmacist, Endocrinology Clinic
Program Coordinator, Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residencies

Duration/Type: 12-month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: Dec. 31, 2019
Starting Date: June 2020
Estimated Stipend: $49,920

Residency Manual


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.

Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • 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)

Elective Rotations

  • Academia
  • Infectious Disease/HIV Clinic*
  • Cardiology Clinic
  • Psychiatry Clinic*
  • Endocrine Clinic
  • GI/Hepatology Clinic*
  • Geriatrics
  • Emergency Department
  • Hematology/Oncology Clinic*
  • Investigational Drug Service
  • Pulmonary Clinic
  • Specialty Pharmacy/Infusion Clinic
  • Rheumatology Clinic*
  • Transplant Clinic
  • Medication Safety
  • Neurology Clinic*
  • Informatics
  • 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

Committee Responsibilities

  • Attend and complete small projects for Ambulatory PNT subcommittees.
  • Attend and observe system IRB meeting x 1

Staffing Responsibilities

  • 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

Conference Attendance

  • 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

Presentation Requirements

  • Major project (Poster)
  • Present at appropriate professional meeting determined at discretion of program director

Manuscript Completion
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

Other Requirements

  • 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.

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