Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is a 629 bed tertiary care academic medical center which offers postgraduate year one (PGY1) pharmacy residency training in general pediatrics and postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training specializing in Medication-Use Safety.
The goal of the PGY1 pharmacy residency is to train pharmacists to be competent in providing direct patient care to a variety of pediatric patient populations. Individuals completing the residency program will have the skills needed to complete a PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Pediatrics or to practice as a decentralized staff pharmacist in a pediatric setting.
The goal of the PGY2 medication-use safety pharmacy residency is to learn the fundamental skills required to become an organizational leader in the achievement of medication-use safety under direct supervision within the Pharmacy Division of a Medical Center dedicated to the care of infants, children and adolescents. Individuals completing the residency program will have the skills needed to lead medication-use safety programs at pediatric institutions while maintaining both clinical and dispensing knowledge.