The Phoenix Children’s Hospital PGY-2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program, currently in American Society of Health-System Pharmacists pre-candidate status, expands on the already fully accredited PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program. The PGY-2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency builds upon skillsets developed during the PGY-1 year, focusing on growth of pediatric-specific pharmacotherapy knowledge and independent integration of that knowledge into high quality patient care focused on optimizing outcomes. Candidates from adult and pediatric-based PGY-1 programs are equally encouraged to apply. The PGY-2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program allows a high degree of flexibility, offering candidates a tailored experience that best matches the unique skills and experiences they bring from their PGY-1 residency.
Completion of an ACPE-accredited PharmD program
Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency
Eligibility for licensure in Arizona
Official college transcripts
Current curriculum vitae
Detailed letter of intent
Three (3) professional letters of intent
About Phoenix Children's Hospital
Phoenix Children’s Hospital offers challenging yet flexible residency programs where motivated residents ensure the application of safe, effective, and evidence-based medicine practices to pediatric patients. Required learning experiences include General Pediatrics, Pediatric Intensive Care, Neonatal Intensive Care, Cardiovascular Intensive Care, Hematology/Oncology, Solid Organ Transplantation, Emergency Medicine, and Infectious Diseases. Elective learning experience opportunities include Advanced Cardiovascular ICU, Advanced Pediatric ICU, Bone Marrow Transplant, Investigational Pharmacy Services, and Medication Safety. Longitudinal learning experiences include Pharmacy Systems, Leadership and Administration, Ambulatory Care, Residency Research/Quality Improvement Projects, Teaching and Academia, and participation in the Clinical Educator Program. Required and elective learning experiences are four weeks in duration. The goal of the residency is to develop future leaders in pediatric pharmacy practice.