Current and Previous Residents

2017-2018

Ally Barnes - University of California, San Francisco
Resident Project: Evaluation of piperacillin-tazobactam dosing in obese patients
allison.barnes@swedish.org

Andy Dauner - Ohio State University
Resident Project: Utilization of Combination Antibiotic Bags in the Emergency Department in Patients with Sepsis and Septic Shock
andrew.dauner@swedish.org

Mercy Hoang-Nguyen - University of Washington
Resident Project: Evaluation of mechanical ventilation duration, ICU and hospital length of stay based on standardized analgesics and sedatives tapering protocol in critical care patients
mercy.hoang-nguyen@swedish.org

Catherine Zhang - Purdue University
Resident Project: Evaluation of cost and quality impact in heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) negative patients by use of a pharmacist-driven 4T-scoring system
catherine.zhang@swedish.org

Previous Residents

2016-2017

Cassia Griswold - University of Arizona
Resident project: Development of standardized, integrated pharmacist-provided patient education in an outpatient hematology clinic

Nicole Reath - University of Florida
Resident project: Retrospective analysis of reported beta-lactam allergies to develop a standardized process for documenting antibiotic allergies for appropriate antibiotic selection within the medical center

Karen White - University of Utah
Resident project: Evaluating clinical pharmacist impact on diabetes outcomes within four primary care clinics

Heidi Yu - Regis University
Resident project: Revision of pharmacist-driven vancomycin protocol in neonates and pediatrics

Uriel Aparicio – University of California, San Francisco
Resident Project: Validation and Revision of Pharmacist Driven Vancomycin Protocol

Katherine Berres – University of Wisconsin
Resident Project: Establish a Pharmacist Role in a Geriatric Assessment Clinic

Emily Kobos – University of Montana
Resident Project: Implementation, Education and Evaluation of Updated Warfarin per Pharmacy Protocol

Lawrence Narayan – Albany College of Pharmacy

Resident Project: Transitions of Care: Pharmacy Led Admission Medication Reconciliation


Denise Ngo - University of Washington
Resident project: Establishing pharmacist services in a new CHF clinic

Nick Toia - Belmont University
Resident project: Establishing pharmacist prescriptive authority in dosing tacrolimus in the solid organ transplant service

Bryant.Torkelson - University of Minnesota
Resident project: Revision and education of pharmacist prescriptive authority in vancomycin in adult population


2013-2014

Kristian Campbell - University of Illinois-Chicago
Resident project: Evaluation of Peg-filgrastim use for appropriateness per NCCN guidelines and cost-savings analysis

KyAnn Wisse - University of Michigan
Resident project: Establishing the role of a pharmacist in the primary care clinic: increasing generic prescribing


2012-2013

Paul Huynh - University of California, San Francisco
Resident project: Pharmacist to dose aminoglycosides in pediatric population

Patrick Tabon - Washington State University
Resident project: Creating Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services within a Family Practice Clinic setting


Chris Misfeldt - University of Minnesota
Resident project: Benefits of the implementation of a pharmacist-managed discharge medication teaching program in pediatric patients hospitalized for respiratory illnesses


2010-2011

Anna Gandelman - University of North Carolina - Eshelman
Resident project: Retrospective analysis of the use of dexmedetomidine in the management of alcohol withdrawal

Kennda Zoffka-Zimmerman - University of Colorado - Denver
Resident project: Evaluation of vancomycin use in a pediatric population and impact of a pharmacist managed vancomycin dosing protocol


2009-2010

Ganesh Kumarachandran - University of Maryland
Resident project: Implementation of a pharmacist prescribed empiric antifungal treatment protocol in febrile neutropenia patients


2008-2009

Heidi McCarthy - University of Washington
Resident project: Implementation of a pharmacist prescribed neonatal TPN protocol

Elyse Tung - University of Washington
Resident project: Establishing a pharmacist managed anemia clinic


Skye McKennon - Washington State University
Resident project: Reduction of aluminum in neonatal parenteral nutrition


2006-2007

Ronda Machen - University of Washington
Resident project: Standard concentration for continuous pediatric mediation infusions using Accupedia

Jennifer Riddell - University of Washington
Resident project: Implementation and outcomes of a STEMI medication box

Claire White - Oregon State University
Resident project: Development of pharmacy medication reconciliation services


Nicholas Feris - University of Washington
Resident project: Implementation and evaluation of an online guide to chronic pain


Kathleen Porter - University of Washington
Resident project: Pharmacists improve CHF readmission rates by developing a web-based discharge medication sheet; Development of a pharmacist’s role in the Family Practice Clinic