Bellin Pharmacy Residency Program

About the Program

The Bellin Health Postgraduate Year 1 (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency program builds on the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and empowers new pharmacists to become responsible for the medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions. After this year, residents will be well-equipped to pursue board certification and postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.



  • Orientation (6 weeks)
  • Medical Pharmacist (6 weeks)
  • Intensive Care Pharmacist (6 weeks)
  • Pharmacy Operations (6 weeks)
  • Medication Safety (6 weeks)
  • Cardiac Pharmacist (6 weeks)
  • Staffing*
  • Projects*

*Longitudinal Rotations


  • Psychiatric Provider (6 weeks)
  • Oncology Pharmacist (6 weeks)
  • Ambulatory Care/MTM Pharmacist (6 weeks)

Additional Activities

  • Participation in Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee meetings (P&T)
  • Preparing and presenting a lecture at the Bellin School of Nursing


  • Every third weekend, with one day off before or after assigned weekend
  • Three 8-hour shifts each pay period (bi-weekly)
  • One major holiday
  • One minor holiday

Project Requirements

Residents are required to:

  • Design, develop and complete a research project, which must be reviewed and approved by the Bellin Health Institutional Review Board (IRB)
  • Present their project at ASHP Midyear, PSW Wisconsin Pharmacy Residency Conference, or another meeting approved by the Residency Program Coordinator and complete a publishable manuscript

Application Process

Applicants must be registered with the National Matching Service and the PhORCAS system. Application packets must include:

  • Official College Transcripts
  • Letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae
  • 3 letters of reference (minimum)

Applicants can apply online here.

Program NMS Code 264813 2023-2024 positions available: 1

Application Deadline

The 2023-24 deadline is not yet available.

For additional information, please contact:
Nelson Milbach, Pharm.D., BCPS
Residency Program Coordinator
[email protected]