The combined master's degree and residency in Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership at UW Health is designed to provide the resident with a solid background in academics and the administration of exemplary pharmacy services across an integrated health system.
The primary objective of the program is to develop health system pharmacy administrators who are trained and prepared to immediately assume manager and assistant director level administrative leadership positions within a large health system (e.g., oversight of pharmacy operations, clinical programs, medication safety, new business development, supply chain), and one day Director of Pharmacy or Chief Pharmacy Officer in a leading health care organization.
Resident's activities are varied in scope, depending on each individual's background and areas of interest.
Requirements: acceptance by the University of Wisconsin Graduate School, a 3.0-4.0 GPA or equivalent, and eligibility for Wisconsin licensure.
Positions: 4 openings
About University of Wisconsin Health
University of Wisconsin Health is an academic health system associated with the University of Wisconsin-Madison. It encompasses the research, education, and patient care activities that take place at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health and within UW Hospitals and Clinics Authority.
UW Heath Authority is a nationally recognized regional health system that includes:
UW Health, a 672-bed* regional referral center that is home to a Level One adult and pediatric trauma center, American College of Surgeons-verified Burn Center, one of the nation's largest organ transplant programs, one of the nation's first certified comprehensive stroke centers and the UW Carbone Cancer Center, one of 41 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive centers in the country.
UW Health at The American Center is a 56-bed, community-based health and wellness facility.
American Family Children's Hospital is a nationally-ranked, 111-bed facility with pediatric and surgical neonatal intensive care unit.
The new UW Health Rehabilitation Hospital is a 50-bed, post-acute inpatient program, opened in September 2015.
*672-bed count for UW Hospital and Clinics includes 56 beds at UW Health at The American Center and 111 beds at American Family Children's Hospital