Drug Information Residency Activities

Required Rotations

  • Drug Policy Program I
  • Drug Policy Program II
  • Pharmacy Informatics
  • Drug Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Medication Safety, Systems and Operations
  • Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Elective Rotations

  • Center for Clinical Knowledge Management
  • Data and Analytics
  • Infusion Center
  • Managed Care Pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical Research Center
  • Specialty Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Leadership

Teaching Opportunities:

  • Serve as a teaching assistant for University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy 728-570 Drug Literature Evaluation course (Spring Semester)
  • Precepting of IPPE/APPE students, interns and PGY1 residents

Educational Opportunities:

  • Audit University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy 728-617 Health System Pharmacy Data Analysis and Informatics (Fall Semester)
  • Participate in seminars, in-services, journal clubs (e.g. clinical, leadership, administrative)
  • Participate in the Pharmacy Department's BCPS preparatory review sessions

Presentation Opportunities:

  • Pharmacy Leadership seminar (weekly)
  • Resident Report (weekly)
  • Journal clubs (monthly)
  • Major projects are presented at the Vizient Meeting, which occurs in conjunction with the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Great Lakes Pharmacy Resident Conference and the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin Educational Conference
  • Didactic lectures and discussion sessions at University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy

Leadership Development Opportunities:

  • Access to the UW Health Learning Academy courses (e.g. change management, communication strategies, working with teams and many others)
  • Participate in UW Health Improvement Network to develop skills in performance improvement methodologies and tools

Travel Opportunities:

  • ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting
  • Great Lakes Pharmacy Residents Conference
  • Site visits to other health systems and residency programs
  • Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin Conferences