Contributors

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
Mar 10, 2017 @07:59 AM
A powerhouse in the world of independent pharmacy, Lester offers free business resources for Pharmacy Owners on his website, ThePharmacySage.com. Offering insight, wisdom, and strategy, Lester is an esteemed voice in pharmacy business. Lester helps his clients increase patients and profits in spite of the 3rd party payment fiasco.
Mar 8, 2017 @04:31 AM
Alan Polnariev, PharmD, MS, is a board-certified pharmacist committed to improving patient safety by championing pharmaceutical outcomes research and policy. He received his PharmD from Long Island University and a master’s degree in Patient Safety and Risk Management from the University of Florida, where he currently serves as a clinical assistant instructor for several courses in the school’s Master of Science program. Dr. Polnariev has provided consulting services for various pharmacy organizations, including the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy and Institute for Safe Medication Practices.
Mar 3, 2017 @02:50 AM
Catherine Duong is currently working towards a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree at Midwestern University - Glendale. She is passionate about and takes pride in working in the community through education and community outreach. She enjoys working for non-profit organizations and continues to seek new opportunities to learn and contribute more in the community. You can follow her on Twitter @Catherine_Duong.
Mar 1, 2017 @05:12 AM
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, and in 2017 founded WanderRx (www.wanderrx.com) to help pharmacists and pharmacy students pursue their career and love of travel. He can be reached at alex.evans.pharmd@gmail.com
Feb 28, 2017 @05:59 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.
Feb 28, 2017 @02:22 AM
Thomas Szymanski is a dual 2017 PharmD Candidate and French major at the University of Rhode Island. His professional interests include cardiology and critical care. He is an active member of ASHP and ACCP and has served on various national committees and advisory groups. He plans to pursue a postgraduate residency and a position in academia.
Feb 27, 2017 @05:01 AM
Dr. Jeff Fudin graduated from Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences with a bachelor's degree and PharmD. He is a Diplomate to the American Academy of Pain Management, a Fellow to ACCP, a Fellow to ASHP, and a member of several other professional organizations. He is founder and CEO of Remitigate, LLC (remitigate.com), a software platform for interpreting urine drug screens (Urintel) and pharmacogenetics(Phenotel). Dr. Fudin is a section editor for Pain Medicine and serves on the editorial board for Practical Pain Management. He is founder/chairman of Professionals for Rational Opioid Monitoring & Pharmacotherapy (PROMPT), an advocacy group in favor of safe opioid prescribing. He practices as a clinical pharmacy specialist (WOC) and director of PGY-2 pharmacy pain residency programs at the Stratton Veterans Administration Medical Center in Albany, New York. He is an adjunct associate professor of pharmacy practice at Western New England University College of Pharmacy and Albany C
Feb 27, 2017 @04:51 AM
Shivam Patel is a 2017 PharmD candidate at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy in Erie, Pennsylvania. Shivam is an active member of the Pennsylvania Pharmacy Association and the American Pharmacy Association, and aspires to pursue a pharmacy residency program after graduation.
Feb 27, 2017 @03:49 AM
Dr. Dyson co-founded and writes for www.tldrpharmacy.com - which helps pharmacy students and practitioners get to the next level by simplifying clinical topics. He is also a clinical pharmacist at an academic medical center in Austin, Texas. He graduated from Howard University College of Pharmacy in 2013 and completed a PGY1 practice residency at Georgetown University Hospital. He teaches pharmacology online through the Georgetown University School of Nursing. His professional interests include oncology, education, and infectious diseases.
Feb 24, 2017 @09:17 AM
 

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