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: July 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

  • Orientation
  • Primary Care (longitudinal)
  • Ambulatory Pharmacy Administration
  • Wellness/Outreach Clinic (longitudinal)
  • Clinical Teaching Experience (longitudinal)
  • Service Development (longitudinal)
  • Research Project (longitudinal)
  • Ambulatory Clinical Experience (Staffing) in Anticoagulation Clinic, Anemia Clinic and other clinics as assigned based on resident preference and health system needs

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/HIV, GI/Hepatology, Hematology/Oncology, Rheumatology, Pulmonary 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 and Committee Responsibilities

  • Attend Ambulatory Therapeutics committee meetings
  • Attend Ambulatory Services Steering Committee meetings
  • Attend Ambulatory Pharmacy Staff meetings
  • Attend and observe system IRB meeting

Staffing Responsibilities

  • Staffs the equivalent of 0.4 FTE during the residency year
  • Staff one 8 to 10 hour shift per week
  • Will have approximately 40 additional staffing shifts scheduled during the residency year
  • Staff up to six “sick call pulls” per residency year

Conference Attendance

  • ASHP Clinical Midyear — optional
  • Wisconsin Pharmacy Residency Conference — required
  • 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.

*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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