Pharmacy Residency in Infectious Diseases (Minnesota)
The Mayo School of Health Sciences (MSHS) at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota offers a one-year postgraduate PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency in Infectious Diseases Residency for practitioners who desire advanced training in infectious diseases pharmacotherapy.
The program provides the high-quality didactic and clinical experiences you need to become a well-rounded, infectious disease pharmacist. As an infectious diseases pharmacy practice resident, you will:
- Develop expertise, knowledge and skills in infectious disease therapeutics and learn to function as an independent infectious disease pharmacy practitioner
- Observe and learn about many common and uncommon infections from patients around the world
- Contribute to an interdisciplinary healthcare team, offering patient specific recommendations to optimize treatment of infectious diseases
- Strengthen your communication skills by presenting formal and informal lectures, writing a professional manuscript, and interacting with other healthcare providers in a variety of settings
- Enhance your teaching skills by precepting general practice residents on infectious disease rotations
- Advance your skills in conducting clinical research
This specialized residency will prepare you for the challenges of Pharmacy Residency in Infectious Diseases. During each rotation you will work closely with your primary preceptor, highly qualified clinical pharmacists, as well as infectious disease physicians and other allied health professionals.
Mayo School of Health Sciences' Infectious Disease Pharmacy Practice Residency is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).
Mayo Foundation is also accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Higher Learning Commission.
- Higher Learning Commission
30 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
- Phone: 312-263-0456 or 800-621-7440 (toll-free)
- Fax: 312-263-7462
The Mayo Clinic campus in Rochester, Minn., comprises an extensive outpatient complex, Saint Marys Hospital and Rochester Methodist Hospital, and substantial research and education facilities.
Mayo Clinic is among the largest, most advanced medical centers in the world.
Primarily, education for this residency is conducted at Saint Marys Hospital, a 1,157-bed facility that was founded in 1889. Within Saint Marys is the 85-bed Mayo Eugenio Litta Children's Hospital. Residents also have rotations at Mayo Clinic's outpatient practice and Rochester Methodist Hospital.
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Upon successful completion of your PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency in Infectious Diseases Residency, you will receive a Certificate of Completion from College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic.
Each year, Mayo School of Health Sciences admits one resident to its Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Practice Residency at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. This ensures you will receive a comprehensive educational experience with close one-on-one instruction.