PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Pharmacy Residency

Purpose of the Residency Program:
The purpose of the Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2) Solid Organ Transplant (SOT) Residency Program at Houston Methodist is to provide pharmacists an additional year of specialized advanced pharmacy training in the care and management of solid organ transplant patients.

Mission Statement:
The pharmacist completing this PGY2 SOT pharmacy residency program will be qualified to independently manage the pharmaceutical care of solid organ transplant patients.  The pharmacist will work as part of the transplant multi-disciplinary team, consisting of physicians, nurse practitioners, nurse coordinators, social workers, and case managers, to provide optimal pharmaceutical care in this patient population.  Additionally, the pharmacist will be capable to disseminate knowledge through teaching and educating patients, students, and other healthcare providers. The pharmacist will be able to conduct self-assessment and commit to continuous self-learning. Upon completion of this residency program, the pharmacist will be competitive for a role as a transplant clinical pharmacist.

Residency director

Dr. Jill Krisl

Jill Krisl, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Specialist, Solid Organ Transplant
Office: 713.441.2197