Northwestern Memorial Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program Current Preceptors

ADMINISTRATION

Matthew Allsbrook, PharmD, MS
Director of Specialty Pharmacy

Education: University of Michigan
Residency: PGY1 & PGY2 Administration: University of Virginia

Farah Barada, PharmD
Specialty Pharmacy Manager

Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Administration: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Kelsey Bridgeman, PharmD, MSGH
Outpatient Oncology Practice Coordinator

Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Administration: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Matthew Dandino, PharmD, BCPS, 340B ACE
Informatics/Supply Chain/Finance/340B Manager

Education: Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Carolinas Medical Center; PGY2 Administration: Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center

Sean DeFrates, PharmD, BCOP
Investigational Drug Services/ Developmental Therapeutics Manager

Education: University of Iowa
Residency: PGY1: University of Kentucky; PGY2 Oncology: University of Kentucky

Ana Fernandez, CPhT
Pharmacy Technician Manager

Rachael Fleagle Miller, PharmD, MS
PGY2 Pharmacy Administration Program Director
OR Practice Coordinator

Education: University of Cincinnati
Residency: PGY1 & PGY2 Administration: University of Wisconsin – Madison

Mary Golf, PharmD, BCOP
Oncology Pharmacy Manager

Education: Drake University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Richard Jacobson, BSc Pharm, MBA
Director of Pharmacy

Education: Drake University
Residency: PGY1: St. John’s Hospital

Bernice Man, PharmD, BCPS
Specialty Pharmacy Practice Coordinator

Education: Chicago State University
Residency: PGY1 and PGY2 Administration: University of Chicago Medicine

Kristen March, BS, PharmD, BCPS
Director of Pharmacy

Education: Midwestern University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Elizabeth Shephard, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Operations Pharmacy Manager

Education: Creighton University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern; PGY2 Critical Care: Midwestern University/ Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Daniel Wojenski, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP
PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Program Director
Inpatient Oncology Practice Coordinator

Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Mayo Clinic – Rochester, MN; PGY2 Oncology: Mayo Clinic – Rochester, MN

Elise Wozniak, PharmD
Pharmacy Operations Manager

Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

AMBULATORY CARE

Audra Andersen, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Wisconsin - Madison
Residency: PGY1: Aurora Healthcare Metro, Inc.

Therese Castrogiovanni, PharmD, CDCES
Education: University of Kansas
Residency: Ambulatory Care: Central Health Association of Spokane (CHAS Health)

Stefanie Cisek, PharmD, BCACP
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1 Community: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy

Bridget Dolan, PharmD, BCACP
PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Director

Education: Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: NorthShore University HealthSystem; PGY2 Ambulatory Care: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Mariet Eivazi, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Swedish Covenant Hospital; PGY2 Ambulatory Care: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ryan Kates, PharmD, AAHIVP
Education: Ohio Northern University
Residency: PGY1: Vista Medical Center East

Imran Khan, PharmD
Education: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency: PGY1: Lutheran General Hospital

John Keller, PharmD, CSP
Education: Midwestern University

Bernice Man, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Chicago State University College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: University of Chicago Medicine; PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration: University of Chicago Medicine

Milena McLaughlin, PharmD, MSc, BCPS-AQ ID, AAHIVP
Education: Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: PGY1: Maimonides Medical Center; ID Fellowship: Midwestern University/ Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Nathan Mitchell, PharmD
Education: South Carolina College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Comprehensive Pharmacy Services/Mercy Hospital and Medical Center; PGY2 Ambulatory Care: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Aaron Natarus, PharmD
Education: The Ohio State University
Residency: PGY1: Jesse Brown VA Medical Center

Alex Philbrick, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Purdue University
Residency: PGY1: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; PGY2 Infectious Diseases: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Sonalie Patel, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Education: St. Louis College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: UNC Medical Center; PGY2 Ambulatory Care: UNC Medical Center

Audrey Shamet, PharmD
Education: University of Kansas
Residency: PGY1: Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin

Sarah E. Slater, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP
Education: Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Missouri Baptist Medical Center

Amy Wainright, PharmD, BCACP, CGP
Education: University of Tennessee – Health Science Center

CARDIOLOGY

Nicole Bernardo, PharmD
Education: University of Minnesota
Residency: PGY1: Froedtert Hospital

Poonam Jewani, PharmD, BCCP
PGY2 Cardiology Program Director

Education: University of Michigan College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Detroit Medical Center; PGY2 Cardiology: The Ohio State University - Wexner Medical Center

Bianca Long-Fazio, PharmD
Education: Northeastern University
Residency: PGY1: Massachusetts General Hospital; PGY2 Cardiology: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Sarah Schaidle, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Cardiology: University of Kentucky Medical Center

Alissa Shega, PharmD
Education: Ohio State University
Residency: PGY1: Rush University Medical Center; PGY2 Cardiology: University of Chicago Medicine

Robert Southard, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Connecticut
Residency: PGY1: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Meagan Sullivan, PharmD, BCCP
Education: University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center; PGY2 Cardiology: University of Chicago Medicine

Ryan Vesper, PharmD
Education: University of Missouri-Kansas City
Residency: PGY1: Medical University of South Carolina Health; PGY2 Cardiology: University of North Carolina Medical Center

Allie Wasik, PharmD, BCCP
Education: Ferris State University College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Munson Medical Center; PGY2 Cardiology: University of Maryland School of Pharmacy

CRITICAL CARE

Sophia Brown, PharmD
Education: University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Critical Care: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Daniel Dickson, PharmD, BCCCP
Education: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Critical Care: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Jerry Elliott, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Kasey Greathouse, PharmD, BCCCP
PGY2 Critical Care Program Director

Education: University of Southern Nevada
Residency: PGY1: Greenville Hospital System; PGY2 Critical Care: Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center

Christopher Leong, PharmD, BCCCP
Education: Midwestern University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Critical Care: Midwestern University/ Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ahmed Mahmoud, PharmD, BCCCP
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University
Residency: PGY1: University of Virginia; PGY2 Medication Use Safety: University of Kentucky; PGY2 Critical Care: University of Kentucky

Courtney Makowski, PharmD, BCCCP
Education: Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital: PGY2 Critical Care: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Jamie Micheletto, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Mercer University
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago; PGY2 Critical Care: University of Illinois at Chicago

Colleen Simmons, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Iowa
Residency: PGY1: Rush University Medical Center

DRUG INFORMATION/ MEDICATION SAFETY/ COMPLIANCE

Collin Dean, PharmD
Education: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency: PGY1: University of Minnesota Medical Center: PGY2 Medication-Use Safety and Policy: Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin

Lara Ellinger, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital: PGY2 Drug Information: University of Illinois Drug Information Group

Lauren Endriukaitis, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1/PGY2 Drug information: Medical University of South Carolina

Brittany Karas, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital: PGY2 Drug Information at Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin

EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Katherine Allen, PharmD
Education: University of Wisconsin – Madison
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Bayan Alnamnakani, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Medical University of South Carolina
Residency: PGY1: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship Emergency Medicine: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Kelsea Caruso, PharmD
Education: Midwestern University – Chicago College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Emergency Medicine: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Allyson Greenberg, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Midwestern University – Chicago College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Advocate Lutheran General Hospital; PGY2 Emergency Medicine: Advocate Christ Medical Center and Children’s Hospital

Francis Hughes, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Rhode Island
Residency: PGY1: Clarian Health Partners; PGY2 Emergency Medicine: Rutgers University

Katrina Karpowitsch, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Education: University of Michigan College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Abbie Lyden, PharmD, BCPS
PGY2 Emergency Medicine Program Director

Education: Purdue University
Residency: PGY1: Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Colleen Simmons, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Iowa
Residency: PGY1: Rush University Medical Center

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Christie Bertram, PharmD, BCIDP
Education: Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Infectious Diseases: Midwestern University/ Northwestern Memorial Hospital

W. Justin Moore, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP
Education: University of Georgia
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Infectious Diseases: Midwestern University/ Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Michael Postelnick, BS. Pharm, BCPS-AQ ID
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center

Jim Rhodes, PharmD, MSc, BCPS-AQ ID
Education: University of Florida, Gainsville, FL
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Infectious Diseases: Midwestern University; Infectious Disease Fellowship: Midwestern University

Marc Sheetz, PharmD, MSc, BCPS-AQ ID
Education: Butler University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2-3: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Sheila Wang, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP
PGY2 Infectious Diseases Program Director

Education: The Ohio State University
Residency: PGY1: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital; PGY2 Infectious Diseases: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

INFORMATICS

Sherif Abdou, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago

Brian Bushek, RPh
Education: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency: PGY1: Sinai-Grace Hospitals, Detroit MI

Whitnee Molidor, PharmD, BCPS
Education: The Ohio State University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Antonia Novak, PharmD
Education: Chicago State University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Gelson Taube, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

INTERNAL MEDICINE

Kevin Bajer, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Paul Brumley, PharmD
Education: Butler University
Residency: PGY1: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital

Arpita Desai, PharmD
Education: University of Texas at Austin
Residency: PGY1 Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Kelly Dvorak, PharmD
Education: Midwestern
Residency: PGY1 University of Chicago Medicine

Tracie Jacobson, BS Pharm, MBA
Education: Drake University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; ASHP Anticoagulation Traineeship: University of California San Diego

Rachel Joseph, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Michigan

Mileta Kemeza, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1 Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Hospital

Laura Lane, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital

Shannon McCabe, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of California San Francisco
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Abby Mullen, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Purdue University
Residency: PGY1 Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Robert Pecho, PharmD
Education: Purdue University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Rachel Ralph, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

INVESTIGATIONAL

Racheal Freeman, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1/PGY2 Drug Information: University of Utah

Marina Grishchenko, RPh, PhD, BCPS
Education: National University of Pharmacy (Ukraine)

Eunice Lee, PharmD, JD
Education: University of Southern California
Residency: PGY1: Rush Medical Center

Tetyana Melnyk, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago; PGY2 Oncology: University of Illinois at Chicago

Kathryn O’Brien, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
PGY1 Acute Care: UC San Diego

Yvonne Tsao, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers University
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago

NEONATAL ICU

Vicki Desai, PharmD
Education: Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy

Jennifer Lehman, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Mercer University Southern School of Pharmacy

Kayla Pearson, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Drake University
Residency: PGY1: NorthShore University HealthSystem

NUTRITION

Halina Rubin, BS Pharm, BCNSP
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago

ONCOLOGY

Emily Armgardt, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago: PGY2 Oncology: Memorial Sloan Kettering

Kate Berlin, PharmD
Education: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency: PGY1: University of California San Diego; PGY2 Oncology: Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin

Carli Beall, PharmD
Education: Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: The Mouth Sinai Hospital; PGY2 Oncology: The Mount Sinai Hospital

Caitlin Bowman, PharmD, BCOP
Education: Butler University
Residency: PGY1: Franciscan St. Francis Health; PGY2 Oncology: Emory Healthcare

Cara Chang, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Colorado
Residency: PGY1: Banner – University Medical Center; PGY2 Oncology: Memorial Sloan Kettering

Magdalena Dankowska, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Colorado
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Oncology: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Mary Golf, PharmD, BCOP
Oncology Pharmacy Manager

Education: Drake University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Joshua Goodner, PharmD
Education: University of Arkansas
Residency: PGY1: West Virginia University Medicine; PGY2 Oncology: West Virginia University Medicine

Talha Khan, PharmD, BCOP
Education: St. Louis College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital PGY2 Oncology: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Kaily Kurzweil, PharmD
Education: University of Missouri-Kansas City
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago; PGY2 Oncology: University of Illinois at Chicago

Alexandra Liberto, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Kentucky
Residency: PGY1: St. Joseph East Hospital; PGY2 Oncology: Nebraska Medicine

Haley Longo, PharmD
Education: Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Oncology: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Jane McCullough, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago: PGY2 Oncology: Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin

Tetyana Melnyk, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago; PGY2 Oncology: University of Illinois at Chicago

Jenn Miller, PharmD
Education: University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Oncology: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Daniel Przybylski, PharmD, BCOP
Education: Butler University
Residency: PGY1: University of Wisconsin; PGY2 Oncology: University of Wisconsin

Adam Robinson, PharmD
Education: University of Michigan
Residency: PGY1: Barnes-Jewish Hospital; PGY2 Oncology: Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Laura Schmidt, PharmD, BCOP
Education: Midwestern University
Residency: PGY1: NorthShore University HealthSystem; PGY2 Oncology: NorthShore University HealthSystem

Nicole Soriano, PharmD, BCOP
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Northshore University Health System; PGY2 Oncology: University of Illinois at Chicago

Alison Svoboda, PharmD, BCOP
Education: Midwestern University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Oncology: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Daniel Wojenski, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP
PGY2 Oncology Program Director

Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Mayo Clinic – Rochester, MN; PGY2 Oncology: Mayo Clinic – Rochester, MN

OPERATIONS/ OR

Raoof Abdellatif, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago

Alex Keppel, PharmD
Education: Chicago State University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

PSYCHIATRY

Paul Brumley, PharmD
Education: Butler University
Residency: PGY1: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital

Ijeoma Onyema, PharmD
Education: University of Missouri-Kansas City
Residency: PGY1: SSM Health-DePaul Hospital; PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy: Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center

Robert Pecho, PharmD
Education: Purdue University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

SOLID ORGAN TRANSPLANT

Katie Cunningham, PharmD, BCPS
PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Program Director

Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Rush University Medical Center; PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant: University of Wisconsin

Carly D’Agostino, PharmD, BCPS
Education: Butler University
Residency: PGY1: Northwestern Memorial Hospital; PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant: The Ohio State University

Clare Kane, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: University of Illinois at Chicago; PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant: University of Kentucky

Michelle Kapugi, PharmD
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: PGY1: Aurora Health Care Metro, Inc. in Milwaukee; PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Kyle Lang, PharmD, BCPS
Education: University of Kentucky
Residency: PGY1: University of Chicago Medicine; PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant: Northwestern Memorial Hospital