Infectious Diseases Pharmacy

 

Jerod Nagel, PharmD, BCPS (AQ ID)

Residency Program Director:
Jerod Nagel, PharmD, BCIDP

The Department of Pharmacy Services at the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers is recruiting applicants for a one-year ASHP accredited PGY2 Residency in Infectious Diseases.

General Description

The ID PGY2 residency at the University of Michigan provides a balanced training program focused on patient care, clinical research and teaching.  The program offers the opportunity to receive mentoring from 3 adult ID pharmacists, 2 pediatric ID pharmacists and 2 tenure track faculty ID pharmacists. 

Program Purpose

The goal of the program is to develop a well-rounded clinical ID pharmacist with experience in treating a variety of patient populations.  Additionally, the emphasis on didactic teaching and clinical outcomes research provide exceptional training for residents to enhance their skills as a clinical specialist, or pursue a non-tenure track faculty position.  

 

Program Structure

Required Clinical Rotations:

ID Consult

Antibiotic Stewardship

Pediatric ID Consult

Transplant ID Consult

Stewardship Administration

Microbiology

Elective Clinical Rotations:

Solid Organ Transplantation

Bone Marrow Transplantation

Hematology/Oncology

Medical ICU

Surgical ICU

Didactic Teaching

Additional Longitudinal Activities

Regional ID Resident Journal Club

Committee participation in Antimicrobial Stewardship, Antibiotic Subcommittee, Infection Control Committee and Microbiology Workgroup

Longitudinal Experiences

Ambulatory ID-HIV Clinic

Didactic Teaching

Example Schedule

ID Example Schedule
 

Staffing Responsibility 

  • Staffing approximately every third weekend
  • One major holiday (5-day block)
  • One minor holiday

On Call Responsibility 

Serves as on-call back up for the PGY-1 residents during their week on call, alternating with all other PGY-2 residents

Research and Publications Opportunity

Through the research and writing requirements of the program, all residents have the potential to produce at least two manuscripts suitable for peer-reviewed publication by the end of the residency. Additionally, the ID resident typically has the opportunity to collaborate on additional publications (research or review articles), and most residents have multiple publications.

Teaching Opportunity

Residents will receive a faculty appointment as Adjunct Clinical Instructor with the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy, and are required to complete a longitudinal rotation in didactic teaching for the Pharmacotherapy Course for P3 students, which includes the Infectious Diseases section of therapeutics. Additionally, the ID resident will have the opportunity to teach in several other classes and gain experience in didactic lectures, small group classes, and team based learning. The resident will be expected to co-precept P4 students on rotation.

Residency Director Information

Jerod Nagel, PharmD, BCIDP

Department of Pharmacy

1111 E. Catherine St, Room 300

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5008

Phone: (734) 936-2264

Email: nageljl@med.umich.edu

Preceptors

Greg Eschenauer, PharmD, BCPS (AQID)

Twisha Patel, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP

Kristin Klein, PharmD, FPPAG

Nick Dillman, PharmD

Jason Pogue, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP

Program Assessment Strategy

The program is structured in accordance with the ASHP Accreditation Standards and ASHP Educational Outcomes, Goals, and Objectives for a PGY1 Pharmacy and PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration residency and utilizes the Residency Learning System model. This program has a four-part assessment strategy of learning experiences: resident evaluation of learning experience, resident evaluation of preceptor, resident self-evaluation, and preceptor evaluation of the resident’s performance during the learning experience.

Please check out the F.A.Q. for application deadlines and interview dates.