Meet Our Pharmacy Preceptors

Meet our Administration, Community and Pediatrics Preceptors.

Administration Preceptors
Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional
 

Jill Blind, PharmD, CCRP
Jill.Blind@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Coordinator, Investigational Drug Service
  • Rotation: Investigational Drugs
  • Undergraduate Education:
    • Bachelor of Science in Biology, The Ohio State University, 2003
  • Graduate Education:
    • PharmD, The Ohio State University, 2007
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Coordinator, Investigational Drugs, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2017-present
    • Staff Pharmacist, Investigational Drugs, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2009-2017
    • Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital 2007-2009
  • Areas of Interest: Investigational drugs, clinical trial regulations, viral therapies and biosafety
JessicaFischer
 

Jessica Fischer, PharmD, MS
Jessica.Fischer@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Services
  • Rotation: Longitudinal Management, Ambulatory Care Practice Management
  • Graduate Education: 
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2006
    • Master of Health System Pharmacy Administration, University of Wisconsin-Madison 2008
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Services, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2018-Present
    • Director of Infusion Services, Riverside Health System 2016-2018
    • Pharmacy Manager, UW Health 2008-2016
    • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics HSPA Residency 2006-2008
  • Areas of Interest: Ambulatory care services, pharmacy operations, staff and leadership development, medication safety, budget, finance and strategic planning
Elora Hilmas
 

Elora Hilmas, PharmD, BCPS
Elora.hilmas@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Pharmacy Clinical Manager for Patient Care Pharmacists
  • Rotation: Clinical Management
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Maryland Baltimore County (pre-pharmacy)
  • Graduate Education: University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
  • Post-Graduate Experience: PGY1 and PGY2-Pediatrics at The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Areas of Interest: Medication safety, transitions of care, solid oorgan transplant and clinical management
SteveHyme
 

Steve Hyme, RPh
Steven.Hyme@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Inpatient Pharmacy Operations Manager
  • Rotation: Staffing, Admin On-Call, Inpatient Operations
  • Undergraduate Education: Ohio Northern University, BSPh
  • Graduate Education: Mount Vernon Nazarene University, MBA-HCA
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Inpatient Pharmacy, in acute care adult hospital
    • Inpatient Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
    • Pediatric Inpatient Pharmacy Operations Manager, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Areas of Interest: Operations management, nutrition and technology
Chet Kaczor
 

Chet Kaczor, PharmD, MBA
Chet.Kaczor@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Chief Pharmacy Officer; Vice President, Operations
  • Rotation: Budgeting/Financial Management, Leadership/Strategic Planning
  • Graduate Education:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University
    • Master of Business Administration: The Ohio State University
  • Post- Graduate Experience:
    • Vice President, Operations, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2019- Present
    • Chief Pharmacy Officer, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2018-2021
    • Director, Pharmacy Services, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2014-2018
    • Manager, Ambulatory Pharmacy Services, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2013-2014
    • Regional Director of Operations, Pharmacy Systems, Inc., 2007-2013
    • Pharmacy Manager, Rite Aid, 2006-2007
  • Areas of Interest: Leadership and strategic planning
LindsayKalata
 

Lindsay Kalata, PharmD
Lindsay.Kalata@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Clinical Informatics Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Clinical Informatics
  • Graduate Education: PharmD, West Virginia University School of Pharmacy, 2010
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Informatics Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2017-Present
    • Associate Manager, Governance and Compliance, Mylan, Inc., 2015-2017
    • Safety Specialist, Mylan, Inc., 2011-2015
    • Drug Information Specialty Residency, West Virginia University School of Pharmacy/Mylan, Inc., 2010-2011
  • Areas of Interest: Clinical informatics, medication safety and quality improvement
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Troy Kienzle, PharmD, MS
Troy.Kienzle@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Inpatient Pharmacy Operations Manager 
  • Rotation: Inpatient Operations and Admin On-Call 
  • Undergraduate Education:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2001
    • Masters in Health-System Pharmacy Administration, The Ohio State University, 2019
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Staff Pharmacist, St. Joseph Regional Medical Center Milwaukee, WI
    • Pharmacist, The Pharmacy Station Waterford, WI
    • Staff Pharmacist, North Austin Medical Center Austin, TX
    • Pharmacy Night Shift Coordinator, Dell Children’s Medical Center Austin, TX
    • Clinical Generalist Pharmacist, The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center Columbus, OH
  • Areas of Interest: Operations, medication safety, hem/onc and infusion
HomeCare Team
 

Terry Laurila RPh, MS, BCSCP
Terry.laurila@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Homecare Pharmacy Manager
  • Rotation: Homecare Pharmacy
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, The Ohio State University 1984
  • Graduate Education: MS in Health-System Pharmacy Administration, The Ohio State University 1986
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Nationwide Children’s Hospital Homecare Pharmacy Manager 2005-present
    • Adena Healthcare System, Home Infusion Manager 1997-2005
    • Apria Healthcare (aka Homedco) Regional Pharmacy Manager 1993-1996
    • Critical care America (aka CarePlus) Director of Pharmacy 1990 – 1993
    • Berger Hospital, Director of Pharmacy 1986- 1990
  • Areas of Interest: Homecare pharmacy, home infusion pharmacy, sterile products compounding and clean room design
JennaMerandi
 

Jenna Merandi, PharmD, MS, CPPS
Jenna.Merandi@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Medication Safety Officer
  • Rotation: Medication Safety Rotation
  • Graduate Education:
    • PharmD, West Virginia University School of Pharmacy
    • MS in Health-System Pharmacy Administration, The Ohio State University
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Medication Safety Officer, November 2017 - present
    • Program Director, YOU Matter Second Victim Program, November 2014 - present
    • Faculty, Quality and Safety Fellowship Program, July 2016 - present
    • Medication Safety Manager, December 2016 - October 2017
    • Medication Safety Coordinator, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2014 - present
    • Clinical Assistant Professor of Practice, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, 2014 -2019
    • Medication Safety Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2012 -2014
    • Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2010 - 2012
  • Areas of Interest: Medication safety, second victim response, risk evaluation mitigation strategies (REMS), system issues in medication safety, safety II and human factors engineering
Shelly Morvay
 

Shelly Morvay, PharmD, RPh
Shelly.Morvay@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Medication Safety Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Medication Safety
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2001-2004
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 1984-1989
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Medication Safety Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2000-Present
    • Staff/Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases, Mount Carmel West, 1996-2000
    • Clinical Pharmacist/Assistant Director, Pharmacy Services, Wellstar Cobb Hospital, 1993-1995
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Wellstar Cobb Hospital, 1991-1992
    • Hospital Pharmacy Practice Residency, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, 1990-1991
    • Staff Pharmacist, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, 1989-1990
  • Areas of Interest: Medication safety
Matt Sapko
 

Matt Sapko, PharmD, MS
Matthew.Sapko@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Chief Pharmacy Officer 
  • Rotation: Human Resources, Longitudinal Management, Operations Electives
  • Graduate Education:
    • PharmD, University of Pittsburgh, 2009
    • Masters in Health-System Pharmacy Administration, The Ohio State University, 2011
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Chief Pharmacy Officer, 2021-Present
    • Pharmacy Manager II, Inpatient and Critical Care Services 2016-2017
    • Pharmacy Manager, Critical Care Services 2015-2016
    • Pharmacy Inpatient Supervisor 2011-2015
    • Nationwide Children’s Hospital Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency 2009-2011
  • Areas of Interest: Pharmacy operations, pharmacy education, staff development, leadership development, medication safety, budgets and finance and strategic planning
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Maria Sellas, PharmD
Maria.Sellas@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Medication Safety Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Medication Safety
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy West Virginia University School of Pharmacy 2011-2015
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Patient Care Pharmacist- General Pediatrics, Nationwide Children's Hospital
    • PGY1 Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital Cleveland, OH
    • PGY2 Medication Use Safety Residency Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Cincinnati, OH
  • Areas of Interest: General pediatrics, infectious diseases, medication safety, quality improvement and clinical data analytics
 

Michael Storey, PharmD, MS, BCPS
Michael.Storey@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Coordinator, Medication Use and Formulary Management
  • Rotation: Formulary Management, Administration
  • Graduate Education:
    • Pharm D, Ohio Northern, 2010
    • MS, The Ohio State University, 2012
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Pharmacy Manager, Inpatient Medicine, 2015 - 2016
    • Pharmacy Inpatient Supervisor, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2012-2015
    • PGY1/PGY2 Health-Systems Pharmacy Administration Residency, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, 2010-2012
  • Areas of Interest: Drug compounding regulations, rare disease therapeutics, reimbursement, utilization management, pharmacoeconomics and drug channel strategy
Jim Herbst
 

Alexander Swick, PharmD, MBA
Alexander.Swick@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Manager, Outpatient Pharmacy Services
  • Rotation: Operations, Outpatient Pharmacy Services 
  • Undergraduate Education: The Ohio State University – Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Science
  • Graduate Education: The Ohio State University – Doctorate of Pharmacy; Louisiana State University Shreveport – Master of Business Administration
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Outpatient Staff Pharmacist, 2015-2018
    • Ambulatory Pharmacy Supervisor 2018-2020
    • Manager, Outpatient Pharmacy Services 2020-Current
  • Areas of Interest: Ambulatory pharmacy operations, medication safety, pharmacy education, talent management and advancing patient care
Zach Thompson
 

R. Zachary Thompson, PharmD, MPH, BCPPS
Zach.Thompson@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Clinical Pharmacy Manager     
  • Rotation: Clinical Management, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Kentucky, Pre-Pharmacy 2007 – 2010
  • Graduate Education:
    • University of Kentucky, Doctor of Pharmacy 2010 – 2014
    • The Ohio State University College of Public Health, Master of Public Health 2017 – 2020
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Manager, Advanced Patient Care and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Pharmacists 2021 – Present 
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2016 – Present 
    • Clinical Coordinator, Pediatric Advanced Patient Care Pharmacists 2017 – 2021
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Cardiology 2016 – 2017
  • Areas of Interest: Clinical management, staff development, pharmacokinetics and Iatrogenic withdrawal 
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Dana M. Wilkerson, PharmD, MS, BCACP
Dana.Wilkerson@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Manager, Specialty Pharmacy
  • Rotation: Specialty Pharmacy
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Ohio State University
  • Graduate Education:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED)
    • Master of Science in Health-System Pharmacy Administration, The Ohio State University
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • System Ambulatory Pharmacy Manager, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services
    • Resident, PGY1/PGY2 Community Pharmacy Administration & Leadership, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and The Kroger Co.
  • Areas of Interest: Community-based pharmacy practice, leadership and involvement and advocacy
Community Preceptors
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Kristen Baron, PharmD, BCACP
Kristen.baron@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Specialty Pharmacy/Endocrinology
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Ohio State University
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Endocrinology/Specialty Pharmacy, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2018- present
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Transitions of Care, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2015-2018
    • Outpatient Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2012-2015
    • Inpatient Staff Pharmacist, University of Toledo Medical Center, 2011-2012
  • Areas of Interest: Endocrinology and specialty pharmacy
JessicaFischer
 

Jessica Fischer, PharmD, MS, BCOP
Jessica.Fischer@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Services
  • Rotation: Longitudinal Management, Ambulatory Care Practice Management
  • Graduate Education: 
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2006
    • Master of Health System Pharmacy Administration, University of Wisconsin-Madison 2008
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Services, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2018-Present
    • Director of Infusion Services, Riverside Health System, 2016-2018
    • Pharmacy Manager, UW Health, 2008-2016
    • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics HSPA Residency, 2006-2008
  • Areas of Interest: Ambulatory care services, pharmacy operations, staff and leadership development, medication safety, budget, finance and strategic planning
Jim Herbst
 

Jim Herbst, PharmD
James.Herbst@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Neurology/Specialty Pharmacy
  • Rotation: Ambulatory Pharmacy/Specialty Pharmacy
  • Undergraduate Education: BE, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering Vanderbilt University, 1998
  • Graduate Education: PharmD Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, 2012
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Neurology/Specialty Pharmacy, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2019-Present
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Neurology/Complex Care, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2016-2019
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Neurology Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2015-2016
    • Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2012-2015
  • Areas of Interest: Infantile spasms, Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome, migraine and pharmacy education
Caitlyn Clark Homan
 

Caitlin Hohman, PharmD
Caitlin.Clark@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Transitions of Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Transitions of Care
  • Undergraduate Education: Morehead State University (Bachelors of Science in Biology)
  • Graduate Education:  The Ohio State University
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Outpatient staff pharmacist, May 2017 - July, 2019
    • Transitions of Care pharmacist, July 2019 - Present
  • Areas of Interest: Community pharmacy and asthma
Kristen Lamberjack
 

Kristen Lamberjack, PharmD, BCACP
Kristen.Lamberjack@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist; Director, PGY1 Community Based Residency
  • Rotation: Teaching, Elective Rotation in Immunodeficiency Clinic
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2000-2003
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 1989-1994
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Outpatient Clinical Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 1995- Present
    • Assistant Pharmacy Manager, The Kroger Company, 1994-1995
    • Adjunct Clinical Faculty, The Ohio State College of Pharmacy
  • Areas of Interest: HIV/AIDS, ambulatory care and medication safety
Cheryl Maslouski
 

Cheryl A. Maslouski, RPh, PharmD, BCACP, BCCPS
Cheryl.Maslouski@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Ambulatory
  • Rotation: Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacy, Primary Care Network
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, St. Louis, MO, 1994-1995
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, St. Louis, MO, 1989-1994
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Outpatient Clinical Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2005-present
    • Outpatient Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 1998-2005
    • Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist, Children's Hospital of Illinois, 1996-1998
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 1995-1996
  • Areas of Interest: ADHD, asthma, diabetes, health literacy, pediatric and adult primary care
Cathy Kuhn
 

Megan McNicol, PharmD, BCACP
Megan.Mcnicol@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Specialty Pharmacy/Gastroenterology
  • Undergraduate Education: Cedarville University, Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Graduate Education: Cedarville University, Doctor of Pharmacy
  • Post-Graduate Experience: PGY-1 Community Care Pharmacy Practice Resident with Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Areas of Interest: Specialty pharmacy, gastroenterology
Kayla Durkin
 

Kayla Petkus, PharmD, BCACP
Kayla.Petkus@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist- Ambulatory Care, Complex Healthcare Clinic
  • Rotation: Complex Healthcare Clinic
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Ambulatory Care Pharmacist, Complex Healthcare Clinic 2015-present
    • PGY-1 Community Care Pharmacy Practice Resident with Nationwide Children’s Hospital 2014-2015
  • Areas of Interest: Neurodevelopmental disabilities, Cerebral Palsy, ADHD and pharmacy education
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Sonya Sebastian, PharmD, BCACP
Sonya.Sebastian@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator, Ambulatory Services
  • Rotation: Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacy, Primary Care Clinic
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN, 1995-2001
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Outpatient Clinical Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2005-Present
    • Outpatient Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2001-2005
  • Areas of Interest: ADHD, asthma and information technology
Emily Middleton
 

Emily Stephan, PharmD, BCACP
Emily.Stephan@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Specialty Pharmacy, Cystic Fibrosis
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University
  • Post-Graduate Experience: PGY-1 Community Care Pharmacy Practice Resident with Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Areas of Interest: Cystic Fibrosis, specialty pharmacy and medication access
Jim Herbst
 

Alexander Swick, PharmD, MBA
Alexander.Swick@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Manager, Outpatient Pharmacy Services
  • Rotation: Operations, Outpatient Pharmacy Operations
  • Undergraduate Education: The Ohio State University – Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Science
  • Graduate Education: The Ohio State University – Doctorate of Pharmacy; Louisiana State University Shreveport – Master of Business Administration
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Outpatient Staff Pharmacist, 2015-2018
    • Ambulatory Pharmacy Supervisor 2018-2020
    • Manager, Outpatient Pharmacy Services 2020-Current
  • Areas of Interest: Ambulatory pharmacy operations, medication safety, talent management and advancing patient care
KellyWise
 

Kelly Wise, PharmD
Kelly.Wise@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Specialty Pharmacy/Rheumatology
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University
  • Post-Graduate Experience: PGY-1 Community Care Pharmacy Practice Resident with Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Areas of Interest: Autoimmune diseases and specialty pharmacy
Pediatrics Preceptors
Emily Bergsma
 

Emilie Bergsma, PharmD
Emilie.Bergsma@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Hematology & Oncology
  • Rotation: Hematology/Oncology, Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Undergraduate Education: Cedarville University, 2011-2014
  • Graduate Education: University of Florida College of Pharmacy, 2014-2018
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Seattle Children’s Hospital
    • PGY-2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency, Seattle Children’s Hospital
  • Areas of Interest: Infectious disease in immunocompromised hosts, immunosuppression, therapeutic drug monitoring and cardiology
Amber Devore
 

Amber Brax, PharmD, BCPPS
Amber.Brax@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Cardiology
  • Rotation: Cardiology
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 2007-2011
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 2009-2013
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Cardiology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2015-Present
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital, 2014-2015
    • Teaching Certificate, University of Minnesota, 2015
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Toledo Hospital/Toledo Children’s Hospital, 2013-2014
  • Areas of Interest: Anticoagulation, congenital heart disease, patient education and transitions of care
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Alexandra Burton, PharmD
Alexandra.Burton@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist: Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Rotation: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Undergraduate Education: BS Human Nutrition, University of Kentucky (2009-2013)
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky (2013-2017)
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Patient Care Pharmacist: Neonatal Intensive Care | Nationwide Children’s Hospital (2021-Present)
    • Clinical Pharmacist Specialist: Neonatal Intensive Care | Children’s Hospital New Orleans (2019-2021)
    • PGY2 Pediatric Specialty Residency | Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX (2018-2019)
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency | Norton Children’s Hospital, Louisville, KY (2017-2018)
  • Areas of Interest: Nutrition support, critical care, Cystic Fibrosis and mentorship
ColleenCloyd
 

Colleen Cloyd, PharmD, BCPPS
Colleen.Cloyd@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Rotation: Pediatric Intensive Care Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Arts in Biological Basis of Behavior, University of Pennsylvania 2001-2005
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, 2008-2012
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2019-Present
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Cardiology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2017-2019
    • Medication Use Pharmacist, GI/Liver and Pulmonology, Texas Children’s Hospital, 2015-2017
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Cardiology, Pulmonology, and GI/Liver Transplant, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, 2013-2015
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, 2012-2013
  • Areas of Interest: Anticoagulation, nutrition, research and career mentorship
mara crabtree
 

Mara Crabtree, PharmD, BCPPS
Mara.Crabtree@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Float
  • Rotation: Longitudinal Nationwide Children’s Teaching Certificate
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor in Science in Biomolecular Sciences, University of Michigan 2010-2014
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, 2014-2018
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Nationwide Children’s Hospital Teaching Certificate Co-Director 2020-Present
    • PGY2 Pediatric Specialty Residency, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2019-2020
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2018-2019
    • Teaching Certificate, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, 2019
  • Areas of Interest: Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Disease, pharmacokinetics, mentorship, transitions of care and underserved populations
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Kevin Drewes, PharmD
Kevin.Drewes@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Infectious Disease
  • Rotation: Infectious Disease
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Toledo, 1999
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Toledo 2001
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital 2001- present
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital 2016-present
  • Areas of Interest: Infectious disease, antimicrobial stewardship, oncology and immuno-oncology
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Weslie Donia, PharmD, BCPPS
Weslie.Donia@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, General Pediatrics
  • Rotation: General Pediatrics
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, Miami University 2006-2010
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University 2011-2015
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacist, General Pediatrics, 2018-present
    • Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2015-2018
  • Areas of Interest: General pediatrics, adolescent medicine, toxicology, transitions of care
Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional
 

Andrea Fralick, PharmD
Andrea.Fralick@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Hospital Pediatrics
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, Denison University, 2002-2007
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2008-2013
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical pharmacist, Hospital Pediatrics team, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2017-present
    • Staff pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2013-2017
  • Areas of Interest: Hospital pediatrics, medication reconciliation, medication safety, antimicrobial stewardship and toxicology
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Alyssa Gaietto, PharmD
Alyssa.Gaietto@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Hematology/Oncology
  • Rotation: Hematology/Oncology, BMT
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Kentucky 2011-2013
  • Graduate Education: University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, 2013-2017
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • PGY1 Pharmacy practice residency: Greenville Health System (Prisma); Greenville, SC
    • The Ohio State University James Cancer Center, Generalist Pharmacist; Columbus, OH
    • PGY2 Oncology pharmacy residency: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; Memphis, TN
  • Areas of Interest: Leukemias, pharmacogenomics, medication safety, informatics and immunotherapies
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Heather Gonce, PharmD
heather.fogarty@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Cardiology Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Cardiology
  • Undergraduate Education: Ohio Northern University
  • Graduate Education: Ohio Northern University
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • PGY1 – Texas Children’s Hospital
    • PGY2 – Children’s Mercy Kansas City
  • Areas of Interest: Congenital heart diseases, cardiomyopathies, anticoagulation and heart failure
Kimberly Shipp
 

Kimberly Jones, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
Kimberly.Jones@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
  • Rotation: Emergency Medicine
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Colorado, 2009-2013
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics & Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Arizona, 2004-2008
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2015 – Present
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, Children’s Medical Center Dallas, 2014-2015
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Children’s Medical Center Dallas, 2013-2014
  • Areas of Interest: Emergency medicine, pharmacy education, trauma and critical care
John Koepke
 

John Koepke, PharmD, RPh, BCPPS
John.Koepke@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Hematology/Oncology
  • Rotation: Hematology/Oncology
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1979
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 1979 – 1981
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Hematology/Oncology, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 1981- Present
    • Adjunct Clinical Faculty, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
  • Areas of Interest: Hematology, oncology, therapeutic drug monitoring and informatics
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Lauren Leiby, PharmD, BCPP
Lauren.Leiby@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Behavioral Health
  • Rotation: Behavioral Health
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University, 2011-2017
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Behavioral Health, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2019-Present
    • PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2018-2019
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, 2017-2018
  • Areas of Interest: First episode psychosis, bipolar disorder, trauma- and stressor-related disorders, substance use disorders and medication safety
MeganLewis
 

Megan Lewis, PharmD
Megan.Lewis@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Cardiology
  • Rotation: Cardiology
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, 2013-2017
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Cardiology, 2019 – present
    • PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2018 – 2019
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Children’s National Health System, 2017 – 2018
  • Areas of Interest: Congenital heart disease, heart transplantation, antimicrobial stewardship, pediatric code and trauma response
Cheryl Lieb Sargel
 

Cheryl Lieb-Sargel, PharmD
Cheryl.Sargel@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Rotation: Pediatric Intensive Care Medicine
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 1995-2002
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Adjust Clinical Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2004-Present
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, The Johns Hopkins Hospital 2003-2004
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2002-2003
  • Areas of Interest: Antibiotic usage and outcomes, sedation, fluid management and quality improvement
JackieMagers
 

Jackie Magers, PharmD, BCPS
Jacqueline.Magers@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Rotation: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 2001-2005
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Pharmacy Clinical Specialist, Neonatal Intensive Care, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2007-Present
    • Neonatal Intensive Care and Women's Health Specialty Residency, The Ohio State University Medical Center, 2006-2007
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 2005-2006
  • Areas of Interest: Infectious disease, nutrition and pulmonary hypertension
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Jonathan Martinez, PharmD
Jonathan.Martinez@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: NICU Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Toledo
  • Graduate Education: University of Toledo
  • Post-Graduate Experience: PGY-1 at Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Areas of Interest: Neonatology, infectious disease and nutrition
Teri McCarty
 

Teri McCarty, PharmD, BCPPS
Teri.McCarty@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Rotation: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Arts, Northwestern University, 2001 – 2005
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2008 – 2012
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Neonatal Intensive Care, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2014 – present
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, University of Chicago, 2013 – 2014
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Chicago, 2012 – 2013
    • Teaching Certificate, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2013
  • Areas of Interest: Infectious diseases, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, nutrition, therapeutic drug monitoring, medical professional education and quality improvement
Julie Miller
 

Julie Miller, PharmD, BCPPS
Julie.Miller@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, CTICU/Thoracic Transplant
  • Rotation: Cardiac Intensive Care/Thoracic Transplant
  • Undergraduate Education: Miami University, Pre-Pharmacy 1985-1987
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Mercer University, College of Pharmacy, Atlanta, GA, 1988-1992
  • Post- Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, CTICU/Cardiology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2000-present
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Thoracic Organ Transplant, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2003-2021
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Drug Information and Cardiology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 1995-2000
    • Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 1992-1993
  • Areas of Interest: Congenital heart disease management (pediatric and adult), thoracic organ transplantation (heart, lung, and heart-lung), anticoagulation, mechanical circulatory support
Patrik Miller
 

Patrik Miller, PharmD
Patrik.Miller@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Neurology and Complex Healthcare
  • Rotation: Neurology/Complex Care
  • Undergraduate Education: B.S. Biochemistry, Grove City College, 2009-2013
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2013-2017
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Children’s Minnesota, 2017-2018
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2018-present
  • Areas of Interest: Pharmacogenomics, infantile spasms, epilepsy, pharmacokinetics, ketogenic diet and infectious disease
Christopher Miskell
 

Christopher Miskell, RPh
Christopher.Miskell@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
  • Rotation: Infectious Diseases
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Ohio State University, 1994-1999
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2016-present
    • Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2012-2016
    • Staff Pharmacist, Bioscrip Pharmacy Services, 2005-2012
    • Pharmacy Manager, Kroger Pharmacy, 2003-2005
    • Staff Pharmacist, Kroger Pharmacy, 2000-2003
  • Areas of Interest: Infectious diseases, oncology and antimicrobial stewardship
Kim Novak
 

Kimberly Novak, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS, FPPAG
Kimberly.Novak@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Cystic Fibrosis; Director, PGY2 Pharmacy Residency - Pediatrics
  • Rotation: Cystic Fibrosis, Pulmonary Medicine
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, West Virginia University, 1996-2002
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator, 2012-2015
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Cystic Fibrosis, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2012-present
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Pulmonary Medicine, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2004-2012
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, 2003-2004
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, 2002-2003
    • Teaching Certificate, University of Kentucky, 2004
    • Clinical Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
    • Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, NEOMED College of Pharmacy
    • Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Ohio Northern University College of Pharmacy
    • Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, West Virginia University College of Pharmacy
    • Adjunct Clinical Faculty, Midwestern University College of Pharmacy
  • Areas of Interest: Pharmacy education, Cystic Fibrosis, pharmacokinetics, infectious diseases, professional advocacy, medical writing and psychiatry
Vinita Pai
 

Vinita Pai, PharmD, MS
Vinita.Pai@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Blood and Marrow Transplantation; Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Division of Pharmacy Practice and Sciences, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
  • Rotation: Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Bombay College of Pharmacy, University of Bombay, 1985-1989
  • Graduate Education:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1994-1996
    • Master of Science, Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1991-1995
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2001-Present (Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 2001-Present; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2012-Present; Otolaryngology, 2013-Present)
    • Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy, 2013-Present
    • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy, 2001- 2013
    • Assistant Professor, Idaho State University College of Pharmacy, 1999-2001
    • Pediatric Pharmacotherapy Fellowship, Wexner Institute for Pediatric Research and The Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy, 1997- 1999
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 1996-1997
  • Areas of Interest: Bone marrow transplant supportive care (CINV, febrile neutropenia, pain), pharmacokinetics and infections in immunocompromised host
Lauren Peck
 

Lauren Peck, PharmD, BCCCP
Lauren.Peck@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Rotation: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Santa Clara University, 2006-2010
  • Graduate Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2010-2014
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Neonatal Intensive Care, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2016-present
    • Assistant Professor/Critical Care Clinical Pharmacist, University of Hawaii at Hilo College of Pharmacy/Pali Momi Medical Center, 2016
    • PGY2 Critical Care Specialty Residency, University of Hawaii at Hilo/The Queen’s Medical Center, 2015-2016
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Riverside Methodist Hospital, 2014-2015
  • Areas of Interest: Critical care, pain and sedation, nutrition and infectious disease
Ashley Prusakov
 

Ashley Prusakov, PharmD, BCPPS
Ashley.Prusakov@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist- Nutrition Support
  • Rotation: Nutrition Support, Gastroenterology
  • Undergraduate Education: Loyola University Chicago, Pre-Pharmacy Dual Acceptance Program 2008-2010
  • Graduate Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2010-2014
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
      • Critical Care/Behavioral Health, 2017-2018
      • Nutrition Support, 2019-Present
    • Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist, Critical Care, University of California San Francisco, 2016-2017
    • PGY2 Pediatric Specialty Residency, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2015-2016
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, NorthShore University HealthSystem, 2014-2015
  • Areas of Interest: Nutrition, intestinal failure, pharmacokinetics, critical care, trauma and toxicology
Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional
 

Pavel Prusakov PharmD, BCPPS, BCIDP
Pavel.Prusakov@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: NICU Clinical Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Clinical Management, Neonatal, Intensive Care Unit
  • Undergraduate Education: Purdue University, Bachelor of Science in Medicinal Chemistry
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • PGY 1 Parkview Medical Center
    • PGY 2 University of Chicago Medicine
    • Worked at Mount Sinai Health System and University of California San Francisco prior to coming here
  • Areas of Interest: Antimicrobial stewardship in the neonatal ICU and global outreach
Meredith McCauley
 

Meredith Puckett, PharmD, BCPP
Meredith.Puckett@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Behavioral Health
  • Rotation: Behavioral Health
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Zoology, Miami University 2008-2012
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy 2012-2016
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Behavioral Health, 2018-Present
    • PGY2 in Psychiatry, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2017-2018
    • PGY1 in Ambulatory Care, Shenandoah University, Winchester, VA, 2016-2017
  • Areas of Interest: Autism, first episode psychosis, developmental delay and antipsychotic use
Puthoff Teresa
 

Teresa Puthoff, BS Pharm, PharmD, BCNSP
Teresa.Puthoff@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist - NICU
  • Rotation: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Undergraduate Education: BS Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, 1980-1985
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 1993-1996
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist-NICU; 2017-present
    • Clinical Lead, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist- NICU; 2011-2016
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist- NICU, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2004-2011
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Level III NICU, 1991-2004
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Psychology/ Staff RPh, Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, OH, 1988-1991
    • Staff Pharmacist, Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, OH, 1986-1988
    • Assistant Manager, Revco, Logan, OH 1985-1986
  • Areas of Interest: Nutrition, pain/sedation/neurodevelopment, developmental pharmacology and BPD
DanRieck
 

Daniel Rieck, PharmD, BCPPS
Daniel.Rieck@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Neurology/Complex Care
  • Rotation: Neurology/Neurosurgery/Complex Care
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science, The Ohio State University, 2007-2011
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2011-2015
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical pharmacist, Neurology/Neurosurgery/Complex Care, 2017-present
    • Night shift pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2015-2017
  • Areas of Interest: Pediatric epilepsy, infantile spasms, transitions of care, antimicrobial stewardship and medication safety
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Andy Sager, PharmD
Andy.Sager@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Surgery
  • Rotation: Pediatric Surgery
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, The Ohio State University, 2007-2010
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2013-2018
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Doctors Hospital – OhioHealth, 2018-2019
    • Patient Care Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2019-present
  • Areas of Interest: Infectious disease, pain and analgesia, anticoagulation, burns and constipation
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Caitlyn Simmons, PharmD
Caitlyn.Simmons@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Rotation: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Undergraduate Education: BS Biology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, 2007-2011
  • Graduate Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 2011-2015
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Neonatal Intensive Care, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH, 2017-present
    • Neonatology Specialty Residency, Cone Health Women’s Hospital, Greensboro, NC, 2016-2017
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Inova Fairfax Medical Center, Falls Church, VA, 2015-2016
  • Areas of Interest: Antimicrobial stewardship, neonatal abstinence syndrome, pharmacy education and patient safety
Jenny Mason Steinbrenner
 

Jenny (Mason) Steinbrenner, PharmD, BCPPS
Jenny.Steinbrenner@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine, Director, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency
  • Rotation: Emergency Medicine
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Findlay 2005-2010
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Ohio State University 1999-2003
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Coordinator, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, 2016-2017
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Pediatric Intensive Care, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2015 -2016
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Nationwide Children's, 2012 - 2015
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, Nationwide Children's, 2011-2012
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Wolfson Children's Hospital/Baptist Medical Center, 2010-2011
  • Areas of Interest: Trauma, toxicology, pharmacy education and burn management
JessicaTansmore
 

Jessica Tansmore, PharmD, BCIDP
Jessica.Tansmore@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases/Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Rotation: Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University, 1997-2003
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Infectious Diseases, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2005-Present
    • Pediatric Specialty Residency, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2004-2005
    • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Mount Carmel West, 2003-2004
  • Areas of Interest: Infectious diseases, pharmacodynamics and antimicrobial stewardship
Zach Thompson
 

R. Zachary Thompson, PharmD, MPH, BCPPS
Zach.Thompson@NationwideChildrens.org

  • Title: Clinical Pharmacy Manager
  • Rotation: Clinical Management, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Kentucky, Pre-Pharmacy 2007 – 2010
  • Graduate Education:
    • University of Kentucky, Doctor of Pharmacy, 2010 – 2014
    • The Ohio State University College of Public Health, Master of Public Health, 2017-2020
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacy Manager, Advanced Patient Care and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Pharmacists, 2021 – Present
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2016 – Present
    • Clinical Coordinator, Pediatric Advanced Patient Care Pharmacists, 2017 – 2021
    • Advanced Patient Care Pharmacist, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Cardiology, 2016 – 2017
  • Areas of Interest: Clinical management, staff development, pharmacokinetics and Iatrogenic withdrawal
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Yelena Wu, PharmD
Yelena.Wu@nationwidechildrens.org

  • Title: Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Rotation: Hospital Pediatrics
  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Ohio State University, 2004-2009
  • Graduate Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2007-2011
  • Post-Graduate Experience:
    • Clinical Pharmacist, Hospital Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2019- present
    • Staff Pharmacist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2011-2019
  • Areas of Interest: Hospital pediatrics, medication safety, toxicology, adolescent medicine, transitions of care and antimicrobial stewardship