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Pharmacy Preceptors

Christine L. Ahrens, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Neurocritical Care
ahrensc@ccf.org
Preceptor for: NeuroIntensive Care Unit, General Neurology/Epilepsy
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Toledo; Pharmacy Practice Residency and Specialty Practice Residency-Critical Care, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI
Practice Interests: Stroke, Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Status Epilepticus

Kevin Amoline, RPh

Pharmacy Informatics Specialist
amolink@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Orders Management, Oncology Informatics
Education & Training: BS, RPh, Ohio Northern University 1986-1991
Practice Interests: Pharmacy Informatics

Julie Barnes, RPh, PharmD

Manager, Medicine/ID/Transplant
Clinical Specialist – Nephrology/Transplant
barnesj@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Nephrology - Internal Medicine
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, University of Toledo; PharmD, The Ohio State University; Special Practice Residency-Internal Medicine/Nephrology, The Ohio State University
Practice Interests: Anemia, Iron Therapy, Transplantation

Stephanie Bass, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Medical ICU
basss@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Medical Intensive Care
Education & Training: PharmD, University of North Carolina;
Pharmacy Practice Residency, Cleveland Clinic; Special Residency-Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Critical Care, Infectious Diseases

Seth Bauer, PharmD, FCCM, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Medical ICU; Residency Program Director, PGY2 Critical Care
bauers@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Medical Intensive Care
Education & Training: PharmD, Drake University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Mayo Clinic; Special Residency-Critical Care, Mayo Clinic
Practice Interests: Hemodynamic Therapeutics, Sepsis Therapy, Research Methods

Jessica Bollinger, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Liver Transplant, PGY-1 Residency Advisor
bollinj@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Liver Transplant
Education & Training: PharmD, The Ohio State University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Specialty Practice Residency-Critical Care, The Ohio State University Medical Center
Practice Interests: Liver Transplantation and Transplant Infectious Diseases

Jill Brockway, PharmD

Inpatient Pediatric Clinical/Staff Pharmacist
brockwj2@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Pediatric ICU
Education & Training: PharmD, Ohio Northern University
Practice Interests: Pediatric critical care

Ryan David Brodman, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical Specialist-Community Pharmacy
brodmar@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Community Pharmacy Practice Residency
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Toledo; Specialty Practice Residency-Community Pharmacy Practice, The Ohio State University; Board Certified Ambulatory Care Specialist
Practice Interests: Employee Health Plan/Managed Care

Samuel V. Calabrese, MBA, RPh, FASHP

Associate Chief Pharmacy Officer
calabrs@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Practice Management
Education & Training: MBA, Cleveland State University; BS Pharmacy, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science; BS Business Administration, Columbia Union College
Practice Interests: Pharmacy Administration

Matt Campbell, PharmD, BCPS

Lead Pharmacist-Emergency Department
campbem4@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Emergency Medicine
Education & Training: PharmD, Ohio Northern University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, MetroHealth Medical Center
Practice Interests: Emergency Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Kelley D. Carlstrom, PharmD, BCOP

Clinical Specialist-Hematology/Oncology; PGY-2 Oncology Residency Program Director
carlstk@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Hematology/Oncology, Outpatient Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Colorado; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Special Residency-Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Practice Interests: Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Patient Education and Teaching

Jeffrey Chalmers, PharmD, BS

System Director - Pharmacy Informatics and Technology, Residency Program Director - Pharmacy Informatics
chalmej@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Informatics
Education & Training: PharmD, the University of Florida; BS Pharmacy, The University of Toledo
Practice Interests: Clinical Informatics

Alyssa Chen, PharmD, BCPS

ICU Float Pharmacist
chena@ccf.org
Preceptor for: MICU, SICU, Neuro ICU
Education & Training: PharmD- Ohio State University; PGY1- University of Chicago Medical Center; PGY2 Critical Care- University of Chicago Medical Center
Practice Interests: Critical care, medication safety

Connie Cheng, PharmD

Clinical Specialist – Hematology/Oncology
chengc@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Adult Leukemia
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Michigan; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Cleveland Clinic; Specialty Practice Residency – Hematology/Oncology, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Hematologic Malignancies, Solid Tumor Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant

Marigel Constantiner, RPh, MSc, BCPS, CGP, CPh

Drug Information Specialist
constam@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information
Education & Training: : BS Pharmacy, University of Puerto Rico; MSc, Purdue University; Special Residency-Nephrology, Hennepin County Medical Center/ University of Minnesota, Research Fellowship-Nephrology, Hennepin County Medical Center/ University of Minnesota
Practice Interests: Geriatrics, Nephrology, Internal Medicine, Alternative Medicine

Cari Cristiani, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP

Clinical Manager, Primary Care, Residency Program Director-PGY2 Ambulatory Care
cristic@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Ambulatory Care (PGY-2), Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacy Practice & Community Practice
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Cincinnati; BS Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University; Specialty Practice Residency-Ambulatory Care, William S. Middletown VAMC
Practice Interests: Diabetes, Hypertension, Anticoagulation

Ramona A. Davis, PharmD

Systems Director-Regulatory & Safety Services
davisr6@ccf.org
Preceptor for: PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice, PGY-2 Drug Information
Education & Training: PharmD, Hampton University; NPSF/AHA Patient Safety Leadership Fellowship; IHI Patient Safety Executive Development Program
Practice Interests: Medication Safety, Patient Safety, quality Assurance, Accreditation

Ritu Desai, PharmD

Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist
desair3@ccf.org
Preceptor for: General Pediatrics
Education & Training: PharmD: St. Louis College of Pharmacy, St. Louis, MO, PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Children’s National Medical Center, Washington DC
Practice Interests: Pediatrics

Yannan Dong, PharmD

Pharmacy Informatics Specialist
dongy@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Pharmacy Informatics – Ambulatory rotation
Education & Training: Graduated with PharmD from University of Michigan. Completed PGY1 (general practice) at Long Island College Hospital in New York. Completed PGY2 at Oregon Health and Science University (Pharmacy Informatics PGY2)
Practice Interests: I am interested in standardization and improving medication safety across various inpatient and outpatient workflows. I was involved in the implementation of BCMA and continue to support and implement Epic eMAR functionality with our nursing colleagues. For the past 2 years at the Cleveland Clinic, I was involved with building and analyzing medication records, maintaining formulary and preference lists, and troubleshooting clinical decision support (e.g., alerts). I am currently focused in ambulatory workflows that involve TPNs, immunizations, eprescribing, health maintenance/BPAs, and smart set and medication builds.

Brian C. Doss, RPh

Manager-Ambulatory Pharmacy; Preceptor, Community Pharmacy Practice Residency
dossb2@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Ambulatory Care
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, University of Toledo; BS Organic Chemistry; BS General Science, Bowling Green State University
Practice Interests: MTM Services, Immunization

Marc Earl, PharmD, BCOP

Assistant Director of Pharmacy-Oncology
earlm@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Oncology, Management
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Toledo; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Cleveland Clinic; Special Practice Residency-Hematology/Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina
Practice Interests: Hematological Malignancies, Clinical leadership

Allison Eck, PharmD, MS

Inpatient Pharmacy Manager- Controlled Drugs, OR
ecka@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Practice Management, HSPA
Education & Training: PharmD, The University of Toledo. MS Health-System Pharmacy Administration, Northeast Ohio Medical University
Practice Interests: Leadership, process improvement, controlled substance regulations

Garrett Eggers, PharmD, MS

Inpatient Pharmacy Operations Manager – Heart and Vascular Institute
eggersg@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Practice Management
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Wisconsin; Specialty Practice Residency-Health System Pharmacy Administration, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; MS, Pharmacy Administration, University of Pittsburgh
Practice Interests: Practice Management/Leadership

Erika Gallagher, PharmD, BCOP

Clinical Specialist-Hematology/Oncology
gallage2@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Adult Solid Tumor Oncology
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Cincinnati; Pharmacy Practice Residency, University Hospital-Cincinnati, Ohio; Specialty Practice Residency-Oncology, University Hospital-Cincinnati, Ohio
Practice Interests: Adult Solid Tumor Oncology, Hematologic Malignancies and Bone Marrow Transplant

Katie Greenlee, PharmD, BCPS-AQ Cardiology

Clinical Specialist-Cardiology; PGY2 Cardiology Residency Program Director
greenlk@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Cardiology
Education & Training: PharmD, Ohio Northern University College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Practice Residency, The Ohio State University Medical Center; Specialty Practice Residency-Cardiology, The Ohio State University Medical Center
Practice Interests: Heart Failure, Acute Coronary Syndromes, Preventative Cardiology

Amy Gustafson, PharmD

Manager, Pharmaceutical Care
gustafa@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Community Practice Residency
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Toledo
Practice Interests: Community Pharmacy Practice

Mark Hamm, PharmD, MBA, BCPS

Manager, Central Pharmacy
hammm@ccf.org
Preceptor for:Practice Management
Education & Training: PharmD, Creighton University; MBA, Creighton University; PGY1 Pharmacy Practice, Saint Luke's Hospital; Specialty training Health-System Pharmacy Administration, Saint Luke's Hospital
Practice Interests: Leadership, Practice Management

Amanda C. Hansen, PharmD, MSHA, FACHE

Assistant Director of Pharmacy
hansena3@cc.f.org
Preceptor for: PGY1 - Pharmacy Administration; PGY2 HSPA
Education & Training: Bachelor of Science (Virginia Tech, 2000); Doctor of Pharmacy (Virginia Commonwealth University, 2006); Master of Health Administration (Virginia Commonwealth University, 2013); PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency (The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2007); PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency (The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2008)
Practice Interests: Leadership development, expansion of pharmacist and pharmacy technician roles in patient care, and quality outcomes assessments of pharmacy

Lisa Harinstein, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Surgical ICU
harinsl@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Surgical Critical Care
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Michigan College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Practice Residency, UPMC St. Margaret; Specialty Practice Residency-Critical Care, UPMC Presbyterian
Practice Interests: Critical Care, Patient & Medication Safety

Marcus Haug III, BSc, MSc, PharmD

Clinical Specialist-Transplantation & Pharmacokinetics
haugm@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Lung Transplant
Education & Training: BSc Pharmacy, North Dakota State University; MSc Hospital Pharmacy, North Dakota State University; PharmD, Purdue University
Practice Interests: Lung Transplantation Team, Face Transplant Team consultant, Transplant Pharmacology and Transplant Pharmacokinetics

J. Kevin Hicks, PharmD, PhD

Pharmacogenomicist; Director, Personalized Medication Program
hicksj4@ccf.org
Preceptor for: : Pharmacogenomics rotation, resident research projects, resident seminar presentations
Education & Training: University of Alabama at Birmingham, B.S., University of Michigan, PharmD, University of Michigan, PhD, University of Tennessee Health Science Center-Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, PGY 1, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PGY2-Pharmacogenomics, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Fellowship-Pharmacogenomics
Practice Interests: Clinical Pharmacogenomics, implementing pharmacogenomics into patient care and evaluating implementation outcomes, discovery and validation of biomarkers that influence drug response

Quan Hoang, PharmD

Manager, Pharmacy Informatics Operation Support
hoangq@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: Pharmacy Informatics
Education & Training: PharmD, Medical University of South Carolina
Practice Interests: Pharmacy Informatics

Brian S. Hoffmaster, Pharm.D., BCPS

Student Education & Drug Information Pharmacist; Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University, College of Pharmacy
hoffmab@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: Drug Information
Education & Training: BCPS, 2009, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH; Pharm.D., 2011, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, 2012, Beaumont Health System, Troy, MI; PGY-2 Drug Information Residency, 2013, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Practice Interests: Drug Information, Drug Use Policy, Formulary Management, Medical Writing, Student Education, Experiential Education, Academia

Holly Hoffmaster, PharmD, BCPS

Pediatric Inpatient Pharmacist
hoffmah@ccf.org
Preceptor for:General Pediatrics
Education & Training: PharmD, The University of Toledo; PGY1 Pharmacy Practice, ProMedica Toledo Hospital/ProMedica Toledo Children's Hospital
Practice Interests:General Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Research

Jeffrey M. Ketz, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Adult Internal Medicine
ketzj@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Adult General Internal Medicine
Education & Training: PharmD, The Ohio State University; BS, The Ohio State University
Practice Interests: Diabetes, Geriatrics, Medication Safety

Susan M. Kiss, RPh, BS

Staff Pharmacist
kisss@ccf.org
Preceptor for: General Pediatrics
Education & Training: PBS Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University
Practice Interests: Pediatrics

Scott Knoer, MS, PharmD, FASHP

Chief Pharmacy Officer; Residency Program Director, PGY1-2 Health-Systems Pharmacy Administration
knoers@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Practice Management
Education & Training: BA Psychology, Creighton University; MS Hospital Pharmacy Administration, University of Kansas; PharmD, University of Nebraska. Combined PGY-1/ PGY-2 Health System Pharmacy Administration Residency, University of Kansas Hospital
Practice Interests: Leading the Pharmacy Enterprise, Leadership Development, Pharmacy Practice Model, Pharmacy Operations & Automation, Process Improvement, Change Management, Layered Learner Model

Karissa Kusick, PharmD, BCOP

Clinical Specialist Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT
kusickk@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant
Education & Training: PharmD, The Ohio State University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Cleveland Clinic; Specialty Practice Residency-Hematology/Oncology, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Bone Marrow Transplant, Leukemia

Kay Kyllonen, PharmD, FPPAG

Clinical Specialist-Pediatric Pharmacy Practice; Residency Program Director-PGY-1 Pediatric Pharmacy Practice
kyllonk@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Neonatal ICU, General Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Disease
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, St. Louis College of Pharmacy; PharmD, University of Kentucky; Specialty Practice Residency-Pediatrics, LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center
Practice Interests: Neonatal Medicine, Pediatrics, Nutrition

Simon Lam, PharmD, FCCM, BCPS

Clinical Specialist- Pharmacoeconomics/ Outcomes Research/ Critical Care
lams@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Outcomes Research
Education & Training: PharmD, Rutgers University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, New York Presbyterian Hospital; Specialty Practice Residency-Critical Care, Mayo Clinic
Practice Interests: Outcomes Research, Infectious Diseases, Pharmacokinetics, Septic Shock, Sedation

Jessica Lau, PharmD

Clinical Specialist-Hematology/Oncology
lauj3@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Adult Solid Tumor Oncology
Education & Training: PharmD, Northeastern University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Tufts Medical Center; Specialty Practice Residency-Hematology/Oncology, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Solid Tumor Oncology, Hematologic Malignancies and Bone Marrow Transplant

Meghan K. Lehmann, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmaceutical Care Specialist-Drug Information; Coordinator, Drug Information Services; Residency Program Director- Drug Information
lehmanm2@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, University of Toledo; PharmD, University of Toledo; Pharmacy Practice Residency, MetroHealth Medical Center; Pharmacy Specialty Residency-Drug Information, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
Practice Interests: Drug Information, Formulary Management, Patient Safety, Pediatrics

Mandy C. Leonard, PharmD, BCPS

Systems Director-Drug Use Policy and Formulary Management; Director of Cleveland Clinic Residency Programs; Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
leonarm@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information, Formulary Management
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, Duquesne University; PharmD, Duquesne University; Special Practice Residency-Drug Information, Medical University of South Carolina
Practice Interests: Alternative Medicine, IVIG, Formulary Management, Residency Training, Preceptor Development

Cheryl Lober, PharmD

Clinical Specialist-Cardiothoracic ICU
loberc@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Critical Care
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, Duquesne University; General Residency, Hartford Hospital; PharmD, Union University-Albany College of Pharmacy; Special Practice Residency-Critical Care, Memorial Hermann Hospital
Practice Interests: Critical Care Surgery

Alex Luli, PharmD

Outpatient Pharmacist, Ambulatory Pharmacy
lulia@ccf.org
Preceptor for: PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency
Education & Training: PharmD, Northeast Ohio Medical University (2009-2013), PGY1 Community Pharmacy Practice Resident, NorthShore University Health System (July 2013-June 2014)
Practice Interests: Advancing pharmacist provided patient care services in the community/ambulatory setting, Medication safety, Precepting/mentoring future pharmacists

Jennifer Luxenburg, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical Specialist-Ambulatory Care
luxenbj@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Ambulatory Care
Education & Training: PharmD, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Specialty Practice Residency-Ambulatory Care, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center
Practice Interests: Diabetes, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Population Management

Amy Martin, PharmD, BCPS

Ambulatory Care Pharmacist
Preceptor for: Ambulatory Care
Education & Training: PharmD, Duquesne University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Allegheny General Hospital; MTM certification
Practice Interests: Anticoagulation, Drug Information

Corey McEwen, Pharm.D., M.S.

Manager, Children’s Hospital Pharmacy
mcewenc@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: Practice Management
Education & Training: Pharm.D., The University of Mississippi
Practice Interests: Pharmacy Leadership, Culture of Improvement, Pharmacy Automation, High Reliability Organizations

Michael Militello, PharmD

Clinical Cardiology Clinical Pharmacist
militem@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Cardiovascular
Education & Training: PharmD, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy; BS Pharmacy, University of Toledo College of Pharmacy; Specialty Practice Residency-Cardiology, The Ohio State University Medical Center
Practice Interests: Cardiovascular

Elizabeth Neuner, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID)

Clinical Specialist-Infectious Diseases; Residency Program Director PGY2 Infectious Diseases
neunere@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Infectious Diseases Consult Services
Education & Training: PharmD, St. Louis College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Barnes-Jewish Hospital; Specialty Practice Residency-Infectious Diseases, Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Practice Interests: Pharmacokinetics-Pharmacodynamic, Gram-Negative Resistance

Andrea Pallotta, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Infectious Diseases/HIV
pallota@ccf.org
Preceptor for: HIV Clinic
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Toledo College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center; Special Practice Residency-Infectious Diseases, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: HIV, Immunizations, Infectious Diseases

Marcie Parker, PharmD, BCACP

Ambulatory Care Pharmacist
parkerm2@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: IPPE/APPE students, PGY-1, Pharmacotherapy, HSPA, and PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residents
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy from The Ohio State University, PharmD University of Florida, MTM certification
Practice Interests: Transitions of Care, Anticoagulation, COPD, Diabetes

John Petrich, RPh, MS

Manager, Investigational Drug Service
petricj@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, University of Toledo; MS, Cleveland State University
Practice Interests: Investigator Initiated Studies, Medication Safety, Practice Model Integration, Clinical Trials Regulations

Erin Roach, PharmD, BCPS

Medical ICU Clinical Specialist
roache2@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Medical Intensive Care Unit rotation
Education & Training: Pharmacy school: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, PGY2 Critical Care Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Practice Interests: Hemodynamics; Sedation Strategies

Jeffrey Rosner, R.Ph.

Senior Director, Pharmacy Sourcing & Purchasing
rosnerj@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: Health-System Pharmacy Administration
Education & Training: B.S. Pharmacy
Practice Interests: Pharmacy Practice, Ambulatory Care Practice, Informatics & Analytics, Supply Chain Management

LaToya Ross, RPh, MS

Outpatient Pharmacist, Ambulatory Pharmacy Manager
rossL7@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: PGY1 Community Resident
Education & Training: Bachelors of Pharmacy University of Toledo; Masters of Science in Health Informatics, Walden University; Certificate in Medication Therapy Management; Certificate in Diabetes Management
Practice Interests: MTM, Appointment based pharmacy, Diabetes education, Serving the uninsured and underserved populations.

Giavanna Russo-Alvarez, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical specialist-Ambulatory Care
russo-g@ccf.org
Preceptor for:Ambulatory Care
Education & Training: : PharmD, Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy; PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center St. Margaret; PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency (emphasis is Family Medicine), University of Pittsburgh Medical Center St. Margaret
Practice Interests: Diabetes, Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, Medical & Pharmacy Education

Angela Sanders, PharmD

Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist
sandera3@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: Community Practice PGY1 preceptor for anticoagulation longitudinal rotation
Education & Training: Ohio Northern University, Summa Health Systems PGY1
Practice Interests: Anticoagulation Therapy Management, Disease-State Management (DM, HTN) and Geriatric Pharmacy

Myriam Samaan, B.Sc. Pharm, RPh

Pediatric Inpatient Pharmacist
samaanm@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: Pediatrics
Education & Training: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Canada. Currently doing my PharmD through the University of Florida WPPD program
Practice Interests: Pediatric general medicine

Jennifer Sekeres, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID),

Professional Staff Development Specialist
sekerej@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Infectious Diseases Consult Services
Education & Training: PharmD, Purdue University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Louis Stokes VA Medical Center; Specialty Practice Residency-Infectious Diseases, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Professional Staff Development, Antimicrobial Stewardship

Caitlin Siebenaller (Swann), PharmD

Clinical Oncology Pharmacist
swannc@ccf.org
Preceptor for:: PGY-1 pharmacy practice residents; Pharmacotherapy residents; PGY-2 oncology residents
Education & Training: Pharmacy school at Ohio Northern University (graduated in 2012); PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Grandview Medical Center (part of Kettering Health Network) in Dayton Ohio; PGY-2 Oncology Residency at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland Ohio
Practice Interests: Both inpatient and outpatient oncology including hematology and solid tumor

Kara Sink, BS, RPh

Pediatric Drug Information Pharmacist
sinkk@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information
Education & Training: BS, Pharmacy, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Practice Interests: Pediatric and Adult Critical Care, Pediatric and Adult Hematology/Oncology including BMT, Congenital Heart Disease, Pediatric Cardiology

Joseph W. Snoke, RPh, BCPS

Director, Core Pharmacology, Wolters Kluwer; Manager, Core Pharmacology Group at Lexi-Comp, Inc.
joe.snoke@lexi.com
Preceptor for: Drug Information Residency Program
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, RPh, The Ohio State University
Practice Interests: Drug Information, Supply Chain Management (Drug Recall and Shortages)

Christopher Snyder, PharmD

Drug Information Pharmacist-Shortage and Recalls
snyderc@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information
Education & Training: BSPh, Ohio Northern University
Practice Interests: Drug Information, Supply Chain Management (Drug Recall and Shortages)

Matthew Soder, R.Ph.

Assistant Director Ambulatory Pharmacy
soderm@ccf.org
Preceptor for: PGY-1 Community Pharmacy Resident, Ambulatory Pharmacy Management
Education & Training: University of Toledo BS in Pharmacy 1997- 10 years’ experience in management of pharmacy operations
Practice Interests: Patient Care, Medication Therapy Management and Adherence, Business Management, Ambulatory Pharmacy Operations, Talent Management

Erick Sokn, PharmD, MS, BCPS

Pharmacy Manager, Transitions of Care / Emergency Department
sokne@ccf.org
Preceptor for: One of multiple preceptors for hospital pharmacy leadership rotations (PGY1 and/or HSPA); resident advisor for HSPA program
Education & Training: Pharmacy school at the University of Wisconsin - Madison School of Pharmacy (PharmD 2011) followed by PGY1 and PGY2 in Health-System Pharmacy Administration at the Universtiy of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (completed 2013) with combined Masters in Health-System Pharmacy Administration from the University of Wisconsin - Madison School of Pharmacy in 2013
Practice Interests: Pharmacist clinical workload and productivity assessment, readmission reduction programs, pharmacy practice advancement and new service development, pharmacy technician roles in transitions of care, and emergency pharmacist services

Michael Spinner, MA, PharmD

Kidney Transplant Clinical Specialist
spinnem@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Kidney Transplant
Education & Training: Pharmacy School: Saint Louis College of Pharmacy; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice: Johns Hopkins Hospital; PGY-2 Solid Organ Transplant: Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Practice Interests: Clinical research, transplant infectious diseases

David Stowe, RPh

Pharmacy Informatics Specialist
stowed@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Decision Support
Education & Training: Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
Practice Interests: Pharmacy Informatics

Laura Tietz, PharmD

Clinical Staff Pharmacist-Pediatrics
tietzl@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Pediatrics
Education & Training: PharmD, Ohio Northern University
Practice Interests: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Neonatology, Nutrition

Heather Torbic, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist - Medical ICU
torbich@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Medical Intensive Care Unit
Education & Training: PharmD - Northeastern University, Pharmacy Practice Residency - Boston Medical Center, Specialty Practice Residency - Critical Care - Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Practice Interests: Critical Care, ARDS Management, Patient Safety

Timothy R. Ulbrich, PharmD

Associate Dean for Workforce Development and Practice Advancement and Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University
tulbrich@neomed.edu
Preceptor for: Community Pharmacy Residency (PGY-1) Academic Longitudinal Rotation
Education & Training: PharmD, Ohio Northern University; Community Pharmacy Residency, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
Practice Interests: Medication Therapy Management, Residency Training Preparation, Service Development in Community/Ambulatory Care Practice

Megan Valente, PharmD

Ambulatory Care Clinical Specialist
valentm@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Ambulatory Care
Education & Training: PharmD – University of Findlay College of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Practice Residency – Hillcrest Hospital, Specialty Practice Residency – Ambulatory Care, The Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Diabetes, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia

Maya Wai, PharmD

Drug Information Pharmacist
waim@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information
Education & Training: PharmD, 2013, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, 2014, Cleveland Clinic; PGY-2 Drug Information Residency, 2015, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Drug Information, Formulary Management, Drug Use Policy, Medical Writing, Literature Evaluation

Matthew Wanek, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Cardiothoracic ICU
wanekm@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit
Education & Training: PharmD, Duquesne University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Allegheny General Hospital; Specialty Practice Residency-Critical Care, Allegheny General Hospital
Practice Interests: Critical Care, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Thrombosis and Hemostasis

Sarah Welch, PharmD

Clinical Specialist- Medical ICU
welchs@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Medical Intensive Care Unit
Education & Training: PharmD, Northeast Ohio Medical University; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Cleveland Clinic; Special Residency- Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Critical Care

David White, BSc, RPh

Pharmacy Informatics Specialist
whited@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Orders Management
Education & Training: BSc, Baldwin Wallace College; BS Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
Practice Interests: Order-set Build & Implementation, Report Generation, Cardiology, Drug Information Restricted Drug Management

Brad Williams, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist – Heart Failure/Heart Transplant
williaj16@ccf.edu
Preceptor for: Heart Failure, Heart Transplant
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Illinois-Chicago; Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Michigan; Specialty Practice Residency – Cardiology, University of Michigan
Practice Interests: Heart Failure, Heart Transplant

Jonathan P. Williams, PharmD, MS

Assistant Director, Internal Medicine/Transplant; Associate Program Director PGY1-2 Health-Systems Pharmacy Administration Residency
williaj19@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Practice Management
Education & Training: PharmD, The Ohio State University; Special Practice Residency-Health System Pharmacy Administration, The Ohio State University
Practice Interests: Pharmacist and Technician Productivity Metrics, Process Improvement, Performance Management, Human Factors Engineering

Marc Willner, PharmD

Pharmacy Informatics Specialist
willnem@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Orders Management, Informatics Research
Education & Training: Duquesne University: Doctor of Pharmacy Degree; Maimonides Medical Center: PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency; Cleveland Clinic: PGY-2 Pharmacy Informatics Residency
Practice Interests: Clinical Decision Support – Utilizing the electronic health record to improve patient safety and clinical outcomes in all stages of the medication use process. Antimicrobial Stewardship – Currently in the process of developing antimicrobial stewardship in the electronic medical record in collaboration with Infectious Diseases clinical pharmacists. Informatics Research – Leveraging the electronic health record and clinical decision support capabilities in providing improved evidence-based outcomes.

Marcia Wyman, PharmD, BCPS

Drug Information Pharmacist
wymanm@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Drug Information
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, The Ohio State University; PharmD, The Ohio State University
Practice Interests: Alternative Medicine, Formulary Management, Diabetes

Angela W. Yaniv, PharmD

Assistant Director-Pharmacy
yaniva@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Practice Management
Education & Training: BS Pharmacy, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; PharmD, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Practice Interests: Sterile Products, Oncology, Pharmacy Operations, Robotics & Automation

Anthony Zembillas, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialist-Hematology/Oncology
zembila@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Toledo; PGY1-2 Pharmacotherapy Residency, Cleveland Clinic
Practice Interests: Hematology/Oncology, Bone Marrow Transplant, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Andrea Zuckerman, PharmD

Lead Pharmacist - Pediatrics
zuckera@ccf.org
Preceptor for: Pediatrics
Education & Training: PharmD, University of Wisconsin; Pharmacy Practice Residency, Deaconess Health System
Practice Interests: Pediatric Critical Care, Medication Safety & Quality Initiatives in Pediatrics, Informatics and Pharmacy Automation Technology