Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital and The University of Tennessee offer two ASHP-accredited PGY2 residency positions emphasizing advanced pediatric pharmacotherapy and critical care. Required rotations include pediatric, neonatal, and cardiovascular critical care, emergency medicine, parenteral nutrition, general medicine and hematology/oncology (off-site). Elective rotations are available in academia, antimicrobial stewardship, and most sub-specialty areas. The resident will have opportunities to participate in didactic, small group, and experiential education. The PGY2 residents take a leadership role by sharing responsibilities as co-Chief Residents. Other residency requirements include PALS certification with code response, participation in a medication use evaluation, a research project, manuscript preparation, committee activities, as well as some weekend coverage for clinical and distributive services in the critical care areas. Competitive stipend/benefits. The University of Tennessee is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action/Title IX/Section 504 employer.
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