The PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy resident will complete rotational experiences primarily in adult patients, with a required rotation in pediatric oncology patients.

Residents also complete learning objectives focused on developing core competencies in cancer biology, antineoplastic/immunology pharmacology, cancer disease state management, oncology pharmacogenetics and other areas through case presentation/discussion session with preceptors and oncology clinical faculty from the School of Pharmacy.

Required Rotations

  • Orientation to PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency 
  • Inpatient Hematology 
  • Inpatient Blood & Marrow Transplant 
  • Inpatient Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 
  • GI/Breast Oncology Clinic 
  • GU/Lung Clinic 
  • Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma Clinics 
  • Melanoma/Brain/Sarcoma Clinics 
  • Pharmaceutical Research Center 
  • Capstone Advanced Practice Experience (Selective rotation — either inpatient or ambulatory clinics)
  • Longitudinal Oncology Service Line (~1 year) 
  • Longitudinal Oncology Academia and Research (~1 year) 
  • Longitudinal Clinic Experiences (14 to 15 weeks each in Gynecologic Oncology and Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplantation Clinics) 
  • Longitudinal Oncology Pharmacy Practice Experience (~1 year clinical staffing)
  • Longitudinal Educational Experiences (~1 year — Drug Class and Disease State Presentations, Major Research Project)

Elective Rotations

  • Infectious Diseases for Hematology/Oncology Patients
  • Critical Care/Emergency Medicine for Hematology/Oncology patients 
  • Non-Malignant Hematology
  • Nutrition Support for Oncology Patients 
  • Oral Oncology Medication Management
  • Pharmacy Coordinator: Regional Oncology and Beacon/Chemotherapy Council Inpatient Oncology and Palliative Care (required for external PGY2 residents)