American Family Children's Hospital

PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency Rotations

The PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy resident will complete rotational experiences primarily in adult patients with a required rotation in pediatric oncology patients (flexibility in addition of elective rotational experiences in pediatrics). Residents also complete learning objectives focused on developing core competencies in cancer biology, antineoplastic/immunology pharmacology, cancer disease state management, oncology pharmacogenetics and other areas through case presentation/discussion session with preceptors and oncology clinical faculty from the School of Pharmacy.


Required Rotations

  • Resident orientation (inpatient and outpatient)
  • Adult Inpatient Hematology
  • Adult Inpatient Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT)
  • Adult Inpatient Oncology/Palliative Care/Hospice
  • Pediatric Inpatient Hematology/Oncology/BMT
  • Gastrointestinal/Genitourinary Oncology Clinics
  • Breast/Lung Cancer Clinics
  • Pharmaceutical Research Center
  • Clinical Coordinator and Chemotherapy Council (month-long and longitudinal requirements)
  • Longitudinal Academic Research Experience
  • Longitudinal clinic experiences (six months in multiple myeloma and six months in gynecologic oncology)
  • Longitudinal Oncology Pharmacy Practice Experience (clinical staffing)

Elective Rotations

  • Infectious diseases for hematology/oncology patients
  • Critical Care/Emergency Medicine for hematology/oncology patients
  • Non-malignant Hematology
  • Oncology Informatics
  • Radiopharmaceuticals and Nuclear Medicine
  • Nutritional Support
  • Variety of Ambulatory Cancer Center rotations, including: Hematology, BMT, Brain Tumors, Melanoma
  • Advanced rotation of any inpatient or ambulatory care required rotation