PGY2 Ambulatory Curriculum

Pharmacy Residency Program

The ChristianaCare PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Program provides the resident with advanced training in ambulatory care providing a variety of opportunities with unique experiences. The program incorporates a multidisciplinary patient-centered experience giving the resident the necessary skills to become an independent, confident and an innovative ambulatory clinical pharmacist.

Some highlights of the PGY-2 Ambulatory Curriculum

  • The program is tailored to the interests and career goals of the resident.
  • Resident serves as a mentor and chief resident to the PGY-1 pharmacy residents and participates in various committees.
  • Teaching opportunities include:
    • Academic monthly lectures to medical residents.
    • One pharmacy grand round continuing education presentation to pharmacy staff.
    • Inservice presentations to healthcare providers and staff.
    • Precepting pharmacy students and PGY-1 residents.

Schedule of Rotations PGY-2 Ambulatory Care

Required Block Learning Experiences (7 weeks)

  • Orientation.
  • Adult Medicine (Primary Care).
  • Anticoagulation Clinic.
  • HIV Community Program.
  • Kidney Transplant.
  • Population Health.

Required Longitudinal Learning Experiences

  • Ambulatory Pharmacy Staffing.
  • Home-Based Primary Care.
  • Population Health.
  • Practice Management.
  • Research.
  • Rural Healthcare.
  • Selection of experience based on area of interest in the second half of academic year.

Elective Block Learning Experiences (4 weeks)

  • HIV Internal Medicine.
  • Outpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship.
  • Outpatient Oncology.
  • Pain and Palliative Care
  • Repeat Core Rotation.

Each experience varies in length and preceptor availability