Contributors

Alex Evans, PharmD, CGP, works in community pharmacy in Jacksonville, Florida, and is preceptor at the University of Florida and Florida AM University. He graduated from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro with a BS in Biology and graduated from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree. He has worked in both the community and long-term care settings. He is particularly interested in public health and medication safety. He can be reached at alex.evans.pharmd@gmail.com
Jan 19, 2017 @04:48 AM
Gunda Siska, PharmD, has worked in various fields within the pharmaceutical industry as a licensed pharmacist for more than 20 years. She is currently a staff hospital pharmacist assisting nurses and doctors with drug prescribing, administration, and dispensing, as well as independently monitoring and dosing highly toxic and dangerous drugs. For 2 years, she was concurrently a consultant pharmacist for skilled nursing facilities and nursing homes. Dr. Siska is a member of the New Mexico Society of Health-System Pharmacists and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. Follow her on Twitter @GundaSiska
Jan 19, 2017 @03:29 AM
Timothy O'Shea, PharmD, is a Clinical Pharmacist at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey. He graduated from MCPHS University - Boston in 2015 and subsequently completed a PGY-1 Managed Care Pharmacy Residency at Horizon. His professional interests include pharmacy legislation and managed care pharmacy. He can be followed on Twitter at @toshea125.
Jan 18, 2017 @03:20 AM
Erik Hefti obtained his PharmD and Master's degree in pharmaceutical science at the University at Buffalo. His research focus is pediatric pharmacogenomic factors impacting cancer chemotherapy. He is currently completing a PhD in pharmaceutical science at the University at Buffalo while practicing as a clinical pharmacist at Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus in Buffalo, NY.
Jan 18, 2017 @02:07 AM
Jennifer Gershman, PharmD, CPh, received her PharmD degree from Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Pharmacy in 2006 and completed a 2-year drug information residency. She served as a pharmacy professor at NSU’s College of Pharmacy for 6 years, managed the drug information center, and conducted medication therapy management reviews. Dr. Gershman has published research on prescription drug abuse, regulatory issues, and drug information in various scholarly journals. Additionally, she received the Sheriff’s Special Recognition Award for her collaboration with the Broward, Florida Sheriff’s Office to prevent prescription drug abuse through a drug disposal program. She has also presented at pharmacist and physician continuing education programs on topics that include medication errors, prescription drug abuse, and legal and regulatory issues. Dr. Gershman can be followed on Twitter @jgershman2
Jan 17, 2017 @05:45 AM
Daniel Holland, PharmD, is a graduate and medical writer from the University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy. Connect with him on LinkedIn or at daniel.holland222@gmail.com
Jan 13, 2017 @01:57 AM
Shelby Leheny received a Bachelor's of Science degree at the University of Pittsburgh and is currently pursuing a Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM).
Jan 13, 2017 @01:43 AM
Sally Rafie, PharmD, BCPS, is a pharmacist specialist at University of California San Diego (UCSD) Health and an assistant clinical professor at the UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. She started the Birth Control Pharmacist project (www.birthcontrolpharmacist.com) to help educate pharmacists and other health care professionals about family planning topics such as hormonal contraception, emergency contraception, and youth-friendly pharmacy services. Her advocacy efforts aim to support widespread access to reproductive health services and products, particularly in pharmacies.
Jan 13, 2017 @01:17 AM
Tony Guerra, PharmD, is chair, instructor, and pre-pharmacy advisor at Des Moines Area Community College's Pharmacy Technician program. He's TonyPharmD on YouTube, where he provides help pronouncing and memorizing medication names, as well as pre-pharmacy and GRE advice to more than 1300 followers. He most recently authored the audiobook Memorizing Pharmacology: A Relaxed Approach, a humanities-based approach to learning drug names read by former BBC talent James Gillies. He graduated from Iowa State University with a BA in English and the University of Maryland with his PharmD. You can follow him on Twitter at @Tony_PharmD.
Jan 12, 2017 @07:35 AM
Lindsey Parker is currently a student at the University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy.
Jan 10, 2017 @06:27 AM
 

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