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Pharmacy Students and New Graduates

Valley Children's Hospital is a rotation site for pharmacy students to complete their advanced pharmacy practice experiences. These experiences concentrate on the identification, resolution and prevention of drug related problems. Other practice functions involving pharmaceutical care system management may also be incorporated into the rotational experience depending on the type of rotation and the primary preceptors in charge of the rotation. Students here will be expected to focus on patient specific drug use, monitoring of individual patient’s drug therapy, and professional communication of ideas, information and analysis to other healthcare professionals, colleagues, patients and patient families. As part of the rotation, students will be required to complete projects and present patient cases designed to encourage critical assessment of medication therapy and to demonstrate the student’s knowledge about the role and function of a pharmacist in a clinical setting.

Rotations available to pharmacy students at Valley Children's Hospital

  • General Medicine
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Pediatric Intensive Care
  • Primary Care Clinic
  • Neurology Clinic
  • Administration
  • Hospital Pharmacy Practice (Institutional)

Pharmacy students from University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy and University of California San Francisco School of Pharmacy must contact the schools’ Fresno area site coordinators.

Students from other schools need to contact Wenee Liu Lopez, Pharm.D., Valley Children's Pharmacy Student Coordinator with the following information:

  • Preferred rotation(s)
  • Dates of availability
  • Contact information for Pharmacy School's Director of Experiential Rotations


Wenee Liu Lopez, Pharm.D.
Pharmacy Residency Director
Pharmacy Student Coordinator
Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist
(559) 353-5522
(559) 353-5515 (fax)