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Preceptors

Jamie Warren, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, CPP


Clinical Specialty: Critical Care
PGY1 Residency Program Director

Rotation: Critical care

The resident will have the opportunity to develop skills in providing pharmaceutical care to medical critical care patients and to acquire an understanding of the pharmacist's role on the MICU interdisciplinary team. The resident will participate in patient care rounds with intensivists, nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, dieticians, and other members of the MICU team. The resident will develop skills in the assessment and pharmaceutical care management of critical care patients.

Ongoing Projects: Critical Care protocol development and compliance, Electronic glycemic management system optimization, COVID-19 treatment guidance

School of Pharmacy: UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Email: [email protected]

Alyssa Gould, PharmD, BCIDP


Clinical Specialty: Infectious Diseases
PGY1 Residency Program Coordinator

Rotation: Infectious diseases, antimicrobial stewardship

The resident will have the opportunity to participate in various antimicrobial stewardship activities at multiple community hospitals within Novant Health. Residents will evaluate antimicrobial regimens and collaborate with providers and other pharmacists to ensure patients receive appropriate and streamlined therapy. Topic discussions may include antimicrobial drug classes, infectious disease states, and microbiology. The rotation will be tailored towards the resident’s knowledge and interests within infectious diseases.

Ongoing Projects: Antimicrobial stewardship education for pharmacists and providers, participation in resident-led research projects

School of Pharmacy: Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Residency training:PGY1 at Nebraska Medicine, Omaha, NE; PGY2 in infectious diseases at University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy/Palmetto Health Richland, Columbia, SC

Email: [email protected]

Carla Kennedy, PharmD, MHA


Pharmacy Manager

Rotation: Administration

The resident will develop leadership skills and acquire an understanding of the administrative aspects of pharmacy practice. The resident will participate in departmental and strategic planning sessions and complete medication management presentations.

Ongoing Projects: Strategic plan initiatives, team member engagement, controlled substances diversion prevention, pharmacist and technician staffing model

School of Pharmacy: UNC School of Pharmacy (BS), University of Florida (PharmD)

Email: [email protected]

Julie Lippard, RPh


Clinical Specialty: Operations

Rotation:Orientation
The orientation rotation is designed to expose the pharmacy resident to the functions within the pharmacy department and provide a sufficient on-boarding period for clinical pharmacist duties and activities. This includes general hospital information, department specific information and introduction to operations. Activities reviewed include medication preparation, distribution, and monitoring.

Projects: Pharmogistics, Pyxis ES optimization, drug shortage management, student precepting and projects

School of Pharmacy: University of North Carolina School of Pharmacy

Email: [email protected]

Amanda Lowney, PharmD, BCPS

Amanda Lowney, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialty: Emergency Medicine 

Rotation: Emergency medicine

The resident will have the opportunity to participate as a member of a multidisciplinary Emergency department team and to respond to all medical emergencies including, but not limited to: strokes, STEMIs, cardiac arrests, and rapid sequence intubations. The resident will develop skills in bedside medication preparation and consultation. The resident will perform chart reviews in order to optimize medication therapy, provide healthcare provider education, as well as answer drug information questions.

Ongoing Projects: Code Sepsis initiative, DKA protocol implementation in the emergency department, antibiotic prescribing optimization, and participation in resident and student-led research projects

School of Pharmacy: Rutgers University, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy

Residency Training: PGY-1 at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center, Salisbury, NC

Email: [email protected]

 

Dieuhong Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS

Dieuhong Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Specialty: Behavioral Health

Rotation: Behavioral Health

This rotation offers the resident the opportunity to develop and apply patient management skills by providing comprehensive pharmaceutical service including: clinical medication reviews, pharmacotherapy consults, pharmacokinetic analysis, drug information, and intensive monitoring of patients with psychiatric disorders on the various behavioral health units. The resident will be an active participant on unit related committees, interdisciplinary treatment team meetings, and will serve as a unit liaison to the pharmacy department. 

Projects: Long-acting antipsychotic management, behavioral health treatment team, management of acute delirium in ICU

School of Pharmacy: Wingate University School of Pharmacy

Residency Training: PGY1 at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Email: [email protected]

Juanne Lim, PharmD, BCPS

Juanne Lim, PharmD
Clinical Specialty: Internal Medicine

Rotation: Internal Medicine

Residents will have the opportunity to work closely with other healthcare disciplines to provide patient-centered care during the internal medicine rotation. The resident will support several pharmacy services including interdisciplinary rounds, patient counseling, and medication reviews. Residents will also have the opportunity to mentor and precept pharmacy students. The internal medicine rotation will include a variety of disease states such as cardiology, infectious disease, surgical, and behavioral health.

College of Pharmacy: UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Residency training: PGY-1 at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Email: [email protected]

Amir Emamdjomeh, PharmD

Amir Emamdjomeh, PharmD
Clinical Specialty: Internal Medicine

Rotation: Clinical Operations

Clinical Operations is a required learning experience as part of the PGY1 pharmacy residency program at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center. The primary goals of this rotation are to provide learning opportunities for the resident to become proficient at order verification for different medication queues associated with various clinical services, fulfillment of clinical system lists for the corresponding clinical services, and assisting with precepting 4th year pharmacy students. Pharmacists in this practice area fulfill duties pertaining to order verification, clinical pharmacy dosing programs and services through completion of system lists, documentation of activities within the electronic medical record, and oversight of medication preparation and distribution.

College of Pharmacy: Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy, Detroit MI

Residency training: PGY1 at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Email: [email protected]

Alisha Mastro, PharmD

Alisha Mastro, PharmD
Clinical Specialty: Internal Medicine

Rotation: Clinical Operations

Clinical Operations is a required learning experience as part of the PGY1 pharmacy residency program at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center. The primary goals of this rotation are to provide learning opportunities for the resident to become proficient at order verification for different medication queues associated with various clinical services, fulfillment of clinical system lists for the corresponding clinical services, and assisting with precepting 4th year pharmacy students. Pharmacists in this practice area fulfill duties pertaining to order verification, clinical pharmacy dosing programs and services through completion of system lists, documentation of activities within the electronic medical record, and oversight of medication preparation and distribution.

College of Pharmacy: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy, University of Florida School of Pharmacy

Email: [email protected]