Children’s - Minnesota is one of the largest pediatric health systems in the United States and the only health system in Minnesota to provide care exclusively to children. An independent and not-for-profit system since 1924, Children’s serves kids throughout the Upper Midwest at two free-standing hospitals (Mpls and St. Paul), 12 primary and specialty-care clinics and six rehabilitation sites.
Children's currently offers ASHP accredited residencies for: 3 PGY1 residents and 1 PGY2 pharmacogenomics resident (accreditation pending).
The PGY1 resident will gain clinical experience in required settings including: pediatric medicine, PICU, NICU and pharmacy practice mgmt. The PGY1 resident may have approximately 20 weeks for choosing elective learning experiences from either campus to meet their interests. In the past, residents have chosen to pursue elective learning experiences in areas including: antimicrobial stewardship, cardiovascular intensive care, pharmacogenomics, oncology, medication therapy management, ambulatory oncology, MTM and emergency medicine. Other electives may be available depending on the resident's area of interests.
The PGY1 resident will also complete a teaching certificate program and be a department educator. The PGY1 resident will provide four multidisciplinary CE programs throughout the year, precept APPE students, and provide didactic instruction to pharmacy students at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy. The PGY1 resident shall have responsibility with various hospital committees and department leadership.
PharmD degree from an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy;
Eligibility for Minnesota licensure;
US citizen or green card/F1 visa;
Curriculum vitae, college transcripts, three reference letters;
Supplemental PhORCAS application form from Children's residency website.
Application deadline: Dec 30, 2020
About Children's - Minnesota
Children’s Minnesota is one of the largest pediatric health systems in the United States and the only health system in Minnesota to provide care exclusively to children, from before birth through young adulthood. An independent and not-for-profit system since 1924, Children’s serves kids throughout the Upper Midwest at two free-standing hospitals, 12 primary and specialty-care clinics and six rehabilitation sites. Children’s maintains its longstanding commitment to the community to improve children’s health by providing high-quality, family-centered pediatric services and advancing those efforts through research and education. This work is made possible in large part by generous philanthropic and volunteer support from individuals and organizations throughout the state and region. An award-winning health system, Children’s is regularly ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a top children’s hospital and by The Leapfrog Group for quality and efficiency.