This PGY-2 critical care pharmacy residency allows for diverse clinical, educational and research opportunities. Loyola offers a wide range of inpatient rotations in various critical care settings including medical intensive care unit, surgery/trauma ICU, burn ICU, cardiac ICU, neurosurgical ICU, cardiovascular surgery ICU and emergency medicine. Additional rotations are available in thoracic and abdominal transplant, infectious diseases, pediatric ICU, and neonatal ICU. Residents will complete one research project, seminar presentation, medication use evaluation, andanadditional writing project.
Applicants must possess a PharmD degree, have completed a PGY1 residency program, academic transcript(s), curriculum vitae, and 3 letters of recommendation. Applicants must be eligible for Illinois licensure.
Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC) is a quaternary care facility with 547 licensed beds, a Level I Trauma Center, nationally recognized and Illinois' largest Burn Center, renowned Transplant Center and a special 20-bed unit for patients undergoing stem cell transplant. The center provides top hospital care in all medical specialties, including orthopaedics, nephrology, cardiology, cancer, ophthalmology and surgery.
Our Stroke Center has been honored by the American Stroke Association for its expert collaboration of professionals from emergency medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, rehabilitative services, social work, nutrition, pharmacy and other specialties. LUMC stroke center is certified by The Joint Commission as a comprehensive stroke center.
The medical center has been designated a Level III Perinatal Center by the Illinois Department of Public Health, a designation recognizing centers that have demonstrated the highest level of expertise in caring for women with high-risk pregnancies, their unborn babies and critically ill newborns.