Critical Care Specialty Pharmacy Residency

The resident in UW Health’s Critical Care Specialty Residency will participate as a member of the critical care team in a tertiary care/Level I Trauma Center.

In our Critical Care Specialty Residency program, accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), the resident will:

  • Staff in a combined adult medical and surgical intensive care area
  • Participate in academic and preceptor programs of the UW School of Pharmacy
  • Assist in teaching the Critical Care Seminar class at the UW School of Pharmacy in the spring
  • Complete project work acceptable for publication
  • Be an active member of the Resuscitation Review Committee
  • Experience rotations tailored to meet their needs and interests while also meeting ASHP standards

UW Health operates six intensive care units and a Level I Trauma Emergency Department with the following bed distributions:

  • Emergency Department: 57
  • Neonatal ICU: 26
  • Medical/Surgical ICU: 24
  • Pediatric ICU: 19
  • Neurology/Neurosurgery ICU: 18
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery/Cardiac Medicine ICU: 27
  • Burn ICU: 7

Current Positions of Past Residents

  • Critical Care Pharmacy Specialist
  • Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Specialist
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist
  • Medical Liaison for a pharmaceutical company

Program Director

Jeffrey Fish, PharmD, FCCM, BCCCP
UW Health Department of Pharmacy
600 Highland Ave.
Madison, WI 53792
(608) 263-1290

Current Resident

Johanna Van Epps – Meet Our Resident

Program Summary

Critical Care Specialty Residency (pdf)