Our program has consistently excelled in nurturing exceptional clinical pharmacists who can thrive amidst unique opportunities and obstacles. We offer residents the opportunity to practice at the top of their license, see a wide variety of patient populations, gain hands-on code experience, obtain a teaching certificate and be part of a robust resiliency and mentorship program.
Aside from the benefits of the program itself, residents will experience the beauty of the nation’s capital, including museums, live music, monuments, excellent restaurants and so much more.
Our legacy is reflected in the pharmacists who have completed their residency journey within the walls of Children’s National Hospital. Our alumni have begun careers across the country in roles as clinical pharmacy specialists, pharmacy faculty and more. We encourage you to explore the site and delve into the unique experiences that make our program what it is. Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions.
Once again, thank you for considering the Pharmacy Residency programs at Children’s National Hospital. We look forward to the possibility of welcoming you into our vibrant and accomplished community.
Over 100 pharmacists have completed a residency at Children’s National since the start of the program in 1980. We are a participating member of the ASHP Residency Matching Program and all of our programs are accredited.
Division of Pharmacy
The Division of Pharmacy includes around 200 pediatric professionals for the preparation and distribution of therapeutic prescription services for patients at Children’s National Hospital, the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders of Northern Virginia, and Children's National Montgomery County.
Pharmacy Residency PGY-1
PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions.
PGY2 Pediatrics Pharmacy Residency and PSP Critical Care Residency
The purpose of the PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency at Children’s National Hospital is to provide learning experiences centered on patient care and practice management that will enable residency graduates to pursue advanced clinical pharmacist and clinical specialist positions in pediatrics after completion of the program.
Oncology Pharmacy Residency PGY-2
The PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency at Children’s National Hospital provides learning experiences centered on patient care and practice management that will enable residency graduates to pursue advanced clinical pharmacist and clinical specialist positions in Oncology after completion of the program.