This postgraduate year one residency provides in-depth educational experience in pediatric pharmaceutical care. Areas include: nutrition, pharmacokinetics, drug information, ambulatory care, critical care (pediatric and neonatal), hematology/oncology, bone- marrow transplant, general pediatrics, and infectious disease. Residents are responsible for pharmaceutical care and drug information through lectures, question responses, and journal clubs. The resident is responsible for preparing and completing a research project. The resident precepts pharmacy students and participates in the education of medical residents/students. Two positions available.
About Norton Children's Hospital
As Kentucky and Southern Indiana’s only full-service, free-standing pediatric hospital, Norton Children’s Hospital, along with its predecessor hospitals, have cared for children for more than a century without regard to their families’ ability to pay. The 300-bed hospital is Louisville’s only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and serves as the primary pediatric teaching facility for the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Specialists offer comprehensive pediatric care, including a full range of services for congenital and acquired heart disease, cancer care, neurosciences, spine and orthopedic care, and neonatal care.