The PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program at Boston Children's Hospital is a postgraduate educational and training experience designed to develop pharmacists with expertise in pediatric pharmacotherapy.
Our program is a 12-month postgraduate curriculum that offers training opportunities in acute care, ambulatory care, drug information and drug use policy development, clinical services and practice leadership. The program for each resident varies based on his or her goals, interests and experience. Upon completion of the ASHP accredited program, trainees are awarded a residency certificate.
Engage and prepare the resident for significant responsibilities in clinical, educational, and operational aspects of pharmacy practice
Provide a mechanism whereby the resident contributes to the development of pharmacy services within an institution
Develop the resident's teaching abilities
Residents are expected to:
Provide pharmaceutical care to patients in multiple settings
Develop independent learning skills
Maintain a professional ethic
Provide effective drug education to others
Doctor of Pharmacy degree from a school or college accredited by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education
Licensed or eligible for pharmacist licensure in Massachusetts prior to or promptly upon initiation of residency
Completion of a PGY1 residency in Pharmacy Practice
Enrollment with National Matching Service
About Boston Children's Hospital
At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Pharmacy Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.