learning experiences

Core Rotations

  • Orientation/Initial Skills Assessment
  • Kidney/Pancreas Transplant I, II
  • Liver Transplant I
  • Heart Transplant I
  • Lung Transplant I, II
  • Clinical Research (longitudinal)
  • Practice Management (longitudinal)
  • Outpatient Transplant Clinic (longitudinal)

Elective Rotations
May be selected from, but not limited to, the following:

  • Kidney/Pancreas Transplant III
  • Heart Transplant II
  • Liver Transplant II
  • Transplant ICU & MCS Devices
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics


  • Clinical staffing every 3rd weekend primarily as a clinical pharmacist on the transplant floors and one weekday evening shift every two weeks, averaged over a four week period
  • Additional clinical coverage responsibilities may include participation in clinical on-call programs
  • Residents will work one major and one minor holiday

Presentation Opportunities

  • Poster presentation at Vizient Pharmacy Network Meeting
  • Platform presentation at Midwest Pharmacy Residents Conference
  • One hour ACPE-accredited continuing education program

Research Experience

  • Major research project with guidance of a preceptor and the Pharmacy Research Committee
  • Medication use evaluation or quality analysis of existing protocols

Professional Meetings

  • Funding is provided for ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting (in conjunction with Vizient Pharmacy Network Meeting), Midwest Pharmacy Residents Conference, and one professional transplant meeting (e.g. American Transplant Congress or ISHLT Annual Meeting)