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Apply for Pharmacist Traineeship

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Research and Education Foundation is now accepting applications for its Critical Care Concentrated Traineeship.

During this 5-month, ACPE-accredited educational experience, trainees will receive intensive distance and experiential training that accelerates their ability to be the medication expert on interdisciplinary teams to optimize the safety, quality and care of critically ill patients.

The deadline to submit applications is October 10, 2017.

ASHP Foundation Accepting Applications for Critical Care Traineeship

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Research and Education Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2016-2017 traineeships, including one focused on critical care. All of the traineeships are five-month programs that include distance learning and onsite experiential training.

Critical Care Concentrated is an ACPE-accredited educational experience that enables pharmacists to develop and maintain specialized services for the management of critically ill patients. Trainees will receive intensive distance and experiential training that accelerates their ability to be the medication expert on interdisciplinary teams to optimize the safety, quality and care of critically ill patients.

The deadline to submit applications is September 25, 2016.

ASHP Foundation Seeking Applicants for Critical Care Traineeship

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Research and Education Foundation is seeking applicants for its 2015-2016 Critical Care Traineeship.

The application deadline is September 21, 2015.

The ASHP Foundation’s Critical Care Traineeship is a five-month educational experience that includes distance learning and on-site experiential training. It is designed for pharmacists in acute settings who are providing specialized services for critically ill patients. The traineeship prepares participants to design patient-specific pharmacotherapy, solve drug therapy problems, and develop protocols, policies and procedures for the treatment of such patients. Participants will be able to address their hospital’s or health system’s needs regarding medication use in critically ill patients.

ASHP Foundation Seeking Applicants for Critical Care Traineeship

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Research and Education Foundation is seeking applicants for its 2014-2015 Critical Care Traineeship.

The application deadline is September 19, 2014.

The ASHP Foundation’s Critical Care Traineeship is a five-month, Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education-accredited educational experience during which pharmacists will be trained to develop and maintain specialized services for the management of critically ill patients. Trainees will receive intensive distance and experiential training that prepares them to participate on interdisciplinary, patient-care teams as the health professional who is responsible and accountable for patients’ medication-related outcomes. This program allows participants to support their hospital/health system’s efforts to ensure safe, quality care for critically ill patients.

The traineeship was designed for pharmacists in acute settings who are providing specialized services for critically ill patients. Participants will learn to design patient-specific pharmacotherapy, solve drug therapy problems, and develop protocols, policies and/or procedures for complex patient treatments. The robust, four-month distance education component addresses 28 topics through independent reading assignments, Web-based education programs and case-based teleconferences. The program also includes 10 contiguous days of experiential training and completion of post-training activities. Participants will observe and participate in the care of critically ill patients. The clinical skills developed, along with the long-term guidance offered by the traineeship preceptor, will position the trainees to develop critical care pharmacy services at their institutions.