Critical Care Concentrated Traineeship

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This 5-month, ACPE-accredited educational experience, 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 traineeship consists of three components:
  • Distance Education Program (plus pre-program self-assessment)
  • Robust, 10-day Experiential Program
  • Post-Training Requirements, demonstrating advancement and impact
Excellence in Pharmacy Partial Scholarship
The Excellence in Pharmacy Scholarship is a non-renewable $1,000 scholarship that is offered to eligible students of one of the ASHP Foundation’s traineeship programs. Recipients of the scholarship will be invoiced $1,000 less for their tuition as that portion of the funding will be covered by the Excellence in Pharmacy Scholarship fund. View eligibility requirements. The full scholarship application can found in the electronic application, and must be submitted in the application system along with the full traineeship application by October 19th to be eligible. 

Program Timeline for the 2018-2019 Offering
  • Application & Scholarship Deadline – October 19, 2018
  • Participants announced – November 2018
  • Distance education – December 2018 – March 2019
  • Experiential training – April/May 2019
  • Post training requirements – Fall 2019
Tuition Information
The tuition for the Critical Care Traineeship is $7,500. Applicants who are accepted into the program can elect to pay their registration fee payment in full or participate in a payment plan.

New this year: ASHP is giving all Critical Care trainees complimentary access to the ASHP Critical Care Pharmacy Review Course, Pract Exam, and Core Therapeutic Modules Package as part of the traineeship's distance education component.

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