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PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency in Solid Organ Transplant at Mayo Clinic in Florida


Program description

The 12-month PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency in Solid Organ Transplant at Mayo Clinic in Florida provides comprehensive clinical knowledge and skills that enable you to provide high-quality advanced pharmaceutical care for solid organ transplant patients. Training is focused on comprehensive care of the solid organ transplant patient, practice management and pharmaceutical investigation.

The educational experience occurs in a challenging, quality-oriented practice and learning environment with a diverse patient population and a faculty dedicated to patient care and the advancement of the practice and profession of pharmacy.

As a resident, your experiences include:

  • Designing and managing therapeutic regimens, and establishing outcomes and associated monitoring parameters for solid organ transplant patients
  • Participating in clinical and operational services that support safe medication use processes
  • Training in pharmacy practice management to allow an understanding of the integration of services and programs that support departmental mission and goals
  • Serving as a co-preceptor for pharmacy students and pharmacy residents (PGY-1) for their transplant rotations
  • Investigating a particular element of solid organ transplant pharmacotherapy as a research project


The PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency in Solid Organ Transplant is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) since 2017.

See accreditation information for Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science.


Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, is a comprehensive medical facility providing advanced programs in education and research that support the highest quality patient care. Campus activity is conducted in the Mayo Clinic Hospital and the interconnected Davis, Mayo and Cannaday buildings.

The ambulatory facilities provide clinical services ranging from primary to specialty care and advanced procedures. Mayo Clinic Hospital provides comprehensive inpatient services, including surgical and medical intensive care units, specialized solid organ transplant units, and advanced cardiac and neurosurgery facilities.

Graduation and certification

Upon successful completion of the PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency in Solid Organ Transplant, graduates receive a Certificate of Completion from Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences.

Resident achievement

Graduates of the PGY-1 and PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency Programs at the Jacksonville campus of Mayo Clinic have consistently found immediate employment in academia, hospital pharmacy practice and ambulatory practice. Approximately one-fourth of program graduates have accepted positions at Mayo Clinic in Florida.

Class size

Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences has one PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency in Solid Organ Transplant resident position and four PGY-1 pharmacy practice resident positions available in Florida. This ensures that you receive a comprehensive educational experience with close one-on-one instruction.