PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency Northern Illinois

Program summary

The PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program at UW Health Northern Illinois allows the resident to experience a wide range of clinical areas tailored to the resident’s interests in emergency medicine. SwedishAmerican Hospital is a Level II trauma center with a 34-bed Emergency Department with more than 80,000 patient visits annually.

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Required learning experiences

  • Orientation
  • Emergency Medicine I, II & III
  • Toxicology (Illinois Poison Center & Toxicology at Toxikon Consortium)
  • Critical Care
  • Infectious Diseases

Longitudinal learning experiences

  • Administration
  • Antimicrobial stewardship
  • Grand rounds
  • Medical use evaluation
  • Pharmacy practice
  • Pharmacy project
  • Teaching and precepting


  • Trauma (Advocate Christ Medical Center)
  • Mental Health
  • Critical Access Hospital

Program contact

Kirk Schubert, Pharm.D.
PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency Director
UW Health SwedishAmerican Hospital
1401 E. State St
Rockford, IL 61104
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Current resident

Daniel Smith, Pharm.D.
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