National Match Code: 719255

PGY2 Infectious Diseases Program Director
Allison Gibble, PharmD, BCIDP
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
Phone: 414-805-3596

Duration/Type: 12-month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: Dec. 30, 2022
Starting Date: June 2023
Stipend: $49,920

Sample Rotation Schedule

Residency Manual

PGY2 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and PGY1 pharmacy residency programs to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists in specialized areas of practice. PGY2 residencies provide residents with opportunities to function independently as practitioners by conceptualizing and integrating accumulated experience and knowledge and incorporating both into the provision of patient care or other advanced practice settings. Residents who successfully complete an accredited PGY2 pharmacy residency are prepared for advanced patient care, academic, or other specialized positions, along with board certification, if available.

Upon completion of this residency program, the individual will be able to demonstrate leadership skills and practice as a clinical specialist in infectious diseases, play a role on an interdisciplinary infectious diseases or antimicrobial stewardship team and engage in adjunct faculty responsibilities. The individual can be expected to continue their pursuit of expertise in infectious diseases practice.

Requirements for Acceptance

  • Completion of PGY1 pharmacy residency
  • Applicants are required to submit a program application through PhORCAS. Please follow the application instructions.

Learning Experiences

Required Rotations

  • Hospital orientation (non-Froedtert PGY1 residents) — 5 weeks
  • ID residency training (overlaps with hospital orientation)* — 2 weeks
  • Infectious diseases consult 1* — 4 weeks
  • Infectious diseases consult 2 — 4 weeks
  • Antimicrobial stewardship* — 4 weeks
  • Microbiology/pathology and clinical research — 4 weeks

Learning Experiences — Longitudinal, Required

  • Clinical staffing — 7 weeks + 10 weekends
  • Infectious diseases clinic (HIV/OPAT) — 1 day every other week
  • Antimicrobial stewardship administration – 1 day every other week
  • Antimicrobial stewardship on call — 8 weeks • Longitudinal research

Elective Rotations

  • Infectious diseases consult 3 — 4 weeks
  • Antimicrobial stewardship 2 — 4 weeks
  • Hematology/oncology/bone marrow transplant — 4 weeks
  • Emergency department — 4 weeks
  • Medical ICU — 4 weeks
  • Surgical ICU — 4 weeks
  • Informatics and clinical decision support — 2 weeks
  • Solid organ transplant — 4 weeks
  • Hepatitis-C clinic — 2 weeks
  • Pediatric infectious disease consult service (Children’s Wisconsin) — 2 weeks**
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship — Community Hospital Division — 4 weeks
  • Academia (The Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy) — 4 weeks
  • Infectious diseases clinic advanced – 2 weeks

*designates rotations that must be completed prior to any elective rotation
**availability pending approval from CHW ID pharmacist

Residents may choose to repeat a required experience as an elective rotation.

Requirements and Expectations

The following are some of the requirements and expectations of participants in the PGY2 Infectious Disease Pharmacy Residency at Froedtert Hospital.

  1. Research
    • Completion of a year-long residency project summarized in written format acceptable for publication
    • Completion of year-long literature review or comparable writing project summarized in written format acceptable for publication
    • Poster submission to a national infectious diseases conference
  2. Conferences
    • Attendance of ASHP midyear meeting
    • Attendance of a national ID conference (IDWEEK, MAD-ID)
  3. Formal Presentations
    • Presentation and discussion lead for at least one pharmacy grand rounds presentation
    • Lectures for infectious diseases fellows didactic sessions
    • Formal lecture for Concordia University College of Pharmacy or Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
  4. Pharmacy Staffing
    • Approximately seven weeks throughout the year (Monday – Friday, 10-hour shifts in internal medicine)
    • Approximately ten weekends throughout the year (Saturday – Sunday, 10-hour shifts in internal medicine)
  5. Licensure
    • Licensed as a pharmacist in the state of Wisconsin within 90 days of residency start date.
  6. Other
    • Minimum eight hours/day (Monday – Friday)
    • Complete assignments and evaluations on a timely basis
    • Participate in recruitment for incoming residency class
    • Assist and support department in additional ways as needed