Residency Listing

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin - Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Code: 45062
NMS Code: 256913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Kate Schaafsma, Pharm.D., M.S., M.B.A., BCPS
(414) 805-4057
Fax: (414) 805-9283
Director of Pharmacy: Philip W. Brummond, Pharm.D., M.S.
(414) 805-4007
Fax: (414) 805-9283
Program Contact: Kate Schaafsma, Pharm.D., M.S., M.B.A., BCPS
(414) 805-4057
Fax: (414) 805-9283
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/2/2019
Starting Date: 6/25/2019
Estimated Stipend: 46800
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Flexible, comprehensive training in a variety of ambulatory care areas. Required rotations/experiences include ambulatory pharmacy administration, anemia clinic, anticoagulation clinic, cardiology clinic, community and specialty pharmacy (staffing), medication safety, medication utilization, medication therapy management, and transitions of care clinic. Elective rotations/experiences may include academia, cardiology clinic, emergency medicine, endocrine clinic, GI/hepatology clinic, hematology/oncology clinic, HIV/infectious disease clinic, internal medicine clinic, investigational drug service, metabolic syndrome clinic, patient-centered medical home, geriatrics, transitions of care clinic, pulmonary & smoking cessation clinic, rheumatology clinic, solid organ transplant clinic, and others according to the interests of the resident. Opportunities exist to work with and serve as a preceptor and mentor for pharmacy interns and students, as well as the opportunity to participate in a teaching certificate program.

Fringe Benefits:   
  • Health insurance
  • Life, disability, dental and vision insurance also available
  • Six paid holidays (PGY1 residents will work two holidays)
  • 152 hours paid time off
  • Discounted membership to Wisconsin Athletic Club
  • BLS classes provided
  • Microsoft computer classes available
  • Travel, registration, and lodging allowance for ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Great Lakes Residency Conference
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

PharmD from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy. Eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Wisconsin. All application materials to be submitted through PhORCAS.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 5939
Non-Professional Staff: 1500
Total Beds: 536
Average Daily Census: 455
Site Special Features:   

Froedtert Hospital is a 536-bed academic medical center and a leading referral resource for advanced medical care. Froedtert Hospital also operates the region's only adult Level I Trauma Center. The primary adult teaching affiliate of the Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital is a major training facility for more than 1,000 medical, nursing and health technical students annually. It is also a respected research center, participating in some 2,000 research studies, including clinical trials, every year. Froedtert Hospital is located on the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center campus. Campus partners are: BloodCenter of Wisconsin, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Curative Care Network, the Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division. Pharmacy residents at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin are part of a progressive pharmacy department that supports clinical pharmacy services in a variety of settings including: five outpatient pharmacies, ambulatory clinics, multiple intensive care unit settings (neurological, medical, cardiovascular, medical and transplant), solid organ transplant, bone marrow transplant, emergency medicine, hematology/oncology, infectious disease service, neurology, cardiology, operating room, toxicology, investigational drugs, informatics and more. Residents will also participate in interdisciplinary committees to facilitate skill development related to design and implementation of patient care and quality improvement initiatives.