The Oncology Residency Program (PGY2) offers 2 positions as a twelve-month program. The primary sites include the University of Minnesota Medical Center (UMMC) and the M Health Fairview Clinic and Surgery Center (CSC). Additional clinic and pharmacy locations within M Health Fairview will serve as additional rotation sites.
At the University of Minnesota Medical Center and M Health Fairview CSC, we balance the latest in technology and treatments with patient-centered care. As the core teaching hospital of The University of Minnesota Medical School and College of Pharmacy, our hospital is among the most respected in the nation, providing superior health care results. Our program will provide development in clinical problem solving skills as well as communication, leadership, and teaching in a variety of oncology settings.
Required Rotations Include:
Adult Oncology – UMMC
Adult Bone Marrow Transplant – UMMC
Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant OR
Pediatric Oncology – UMMC
Investigational Drug Services – UMMC
Outpatient Oncology Clinic (5 months)
Elective Rotation Options:
Pain Management and Palliative Care
Transplant Infectious Disease
Bone Marrow Transplant Clinic – UMMC
Clinical/Operational Management and Leadership – Oncology Related
Other general rotations based on interest
Other Program Experiences:
Completion of a pharmacy residency project
Attendance at and preparation of poster for the ASHP Midyear & HOPA Annual Meetings (per stipend)
Preparation of Formulary Reviews
Assist in precepting College of Pharmacy students
Teaching opportunity at U of Minnesota, COP
Pharmacy Grand Rounds and Leadership Seminars
Discussion with preceptors on oncology related topics and medications
Twin Cities Oncology Journal Club
Doctor of Pharmacy Degree
Successful Completion of a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency
Eligible for Minnesota Licensure
About University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Pharmacy Services
Fairview Health Services, headquartered in Minneapolis, is a large, non-profit, academic health-system, providing exceptional healthcare across the entire continuum. In partnership with the University of Minnesota and the University of Minnesota Physicians, our 22,000 employees and 3,300 affiliated physicians embrace innovation and new thinking to deliver greater value—higher quality, better experience and lower cost.
The University of Minnesota Medical Center and University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital is a two-campus Academic Medical Center, with 874 staffed beds (including 60 bassinets) and is part of University of Minnesota Health. Fairview Pharmacy Services supports the entire health-system by offering innovative and comprehensive pharmacy services across the continuum of care. It is also the home of Fairview Specialty Pharmacy, the largest health-system owned specialty pharmacy in the country which serves patients in all 50 states.