The Nephrology Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) is an elective clinical rotation that will develop the student’s ability to make rational decisions concerning medications used in patients with renal disease in the patient care setting. The student will acquire specialized knowledge concerning major nephrology disease states, diagnostic techniques, and medications used to support patients with renal disease. The student will also acquire specialized knowledge about renal replacement modalities and understand alterations in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of medications used in patients with renal dysfunction. This rotation setting is most often inpatient, but in some cases, may be in an ambulatory setting or a combination of both. P: Successful completion of didactic courses of PharmD curriculum.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018