PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency - Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago is ranked among the Best Children's Hospitals in the nation by the U.S. News & World Report's 2021-22 Honor Roll. Our hospital is nationally ranked in 10 pediatric specialties, including: pediatric cardiology & heart surgery, pediatric gastroenterology & GI surgery, neonatology, and pediatric cancer, to name a few.
The hospital is offering a PGY-1 general pharmacy practice residency in a free-standing pediatric facility to 2 qualified candidates. While the emphasis is on pediatrics, it is important to note that this is not a pediatric specialty residency.
We offer the following core rotations: Training/Orientation, General Pediatrics/Pulmonology, PICU, NICU, Infectious Diseases, Hematology /Oncology, Management, & Teaching. We offer elective rotation options in Cardiac ICU, Stem Cell Transplant, Solid Organ Transplant, GI/Kidney, or Pharmacogenomics. In addition to these rotations, we include longitudinal experiences in Staffing and Research.
STAFFING COMPONENT: The staffing component is anticipated to be every other weekend staffing in the main pharmacy or cleanroom. There will also be two additional weeks of staffing during the year.
BENEFITS: We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
ADDITIONAL LEARNING: The resident should anticipate, at a minimum, the following learning opportunities: year-long research project, ACPE-accredited CE program, ASHP poster presentation, drug monograph, drug use evaluation, Medication Safety committee participation, Pharmacy & Therapeutics committee participation, presentations to hospital and pharmacy staff, PPA conference presentation, Code Coverage program, and more.
The candidate must have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE accredited school or college and be currently licensed in Illinois or be eligible for Illinois licensure.
Applications must be submitted by January 2, 2023 through Phorcas.
About Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago is ranked among America’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. In 2019, Lurie Children's expanded to 364 inpatient beds, including a 64-bed NICU, 44-bed CICU, and 60-bed PICU. The highly ranked Heart Center at Lurie Children’s provides the highest quality care for patients with the most complex and serious heart conditions. The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Lurie Children’s treats more children with cancer and blood disorders than any other hospital in Illinois. As the premier pediatric trauma center in the Chicago area, Lurie Children’s Kenneth & Anne Griffin Emergency Care Center provides acute care for ill and injured children, with more than 60,000 patient visits each year. Research at Lurie Children's is conducted through Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute. We focus on improving child health, transforming pediatric medicine and ensuring healthier futures. Currently, hundreds of studies are taking place throughout Lurie Children's, including at the research institute.