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 Hematology/Oncology.
Clinical experience for this residency will be tailored to the individual's interest. Experience will be gained in the management of inpatient and outpatient adult and pediatric hematology, oncology, and bone marrow transplant patients. There is also opportunity for clinical rotations in palliative care, nutrition support, investigational drug service, gynecologic oncology, surgical oncology, infectious diseases, and medical intensive care unit.
Minimum qualifications include graduation from an accredited college of pharmacy with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and completion of a PGY1 residency or equivalent experience.
Adult inpatient hematology/oncology
Inpatient bone marrow transplant (adult or peds)
Pediatric inpatient hematology/oncology
Research Pharmacy (minimum 2 weeks)
Infectious diseases (immunocompromised focus; minimum 2 weeks)
Outpatient cancer center (multiple clinics; month block)
Longitudinal clinics (multiple clinics; 1 per semester)
Oncology Administration (minimum 2 weeks)
Hematology consult service
Malignant hematology PA service
Medical intensive care
Cancer center infusion staffing (2 shifts per month: Friday evening, Saturday day)
Residents will be required to work two holiday blocks (one minor; one major)
On Call Responsibility
On-call clinical pager (by schedule)
Research and Publications Opportunity
Design and completion of research project
Completion of a writing project (review article or secondary research project) suitable for publication
Four major presentations:
- Research protocol
- Writing project (CE lecture)
- Research project results at Great Lakes residency conference
- Research project results to pharmacy department
Core topic presentations to hematology/oncology preceptor group every other week
Preceptor for clerkship pharmacy students
Teaching at the College of Pharmacy in the Direct Patient Care Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience or Therapeutics courses
Journal Club and Journal Watch
Partial funding for travel to Midyear Clinical Meeting and HOPA
Full support for travel to Great Lakes Pharmacy Residency Conference and resident trip to observe practice at other hospitals
Professional service on a professional committee (local, state or national)
Residency Director Information
Shawna Kraft, PharmD, BCOP
Victor Vaughan Bldg.
1111 E. Catherine St.
Department of Pharmacy, Rm 329
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2054
Office: (734) 232-6667
Please check out the F.A.Q. for application deadlines and interview dates.