Abimbola Farinde, PharmD, is a clinical pharmacy specialist who has gained experience in the field and practice of psychopharmacology/mental health, and geriatric pharmacy. She has worked with active duty soldiers with dual diagnoses of a traumatic brain injury and a psychiatric disorder providing medication therapy management and disease state management. Dr. Farinde has also worked with mentally impaired and developmentally disabled individuals at a state supported living center. Her different practice experiences have allowed her to develop and enhance her clinical and medical writing skills over the years. Dr. Farinde always strives to maintain a commitment towards achieving professional growth as she transitions from one phase of her career to the next.
Adam Martin, PharmD, ACSM-CPT, NAMS CCN is an author, licensed pharmacist, and nutrition consultant. He is the founder of The Fit Pharmacist movement and host of The Fit Pharmacist Healthcare Podcast. In addition, he is the owner and a nutrition consultant at The Diet Doc Pittsburgh North in Pennsylvania.
Adam Remick is a clinical pharmacist in the Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. He studied pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University, Gregory School of Pharmacy and received a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse with majors in Biochemistry and Biomedical Science. Following pharmacy school, he also received a MicroMasters credential in Bioinformatics through the University of Maryland University College edX program.
Adriana Hughes is a Resident Pharmacist at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System. Throughout Pharmacy school, she worked as a pharmacy intern at St. Joseph's Hospital and freelance writer for Pharmacy Times. Her interests include emergency medicine, cardiology, and scholarship of teaching and learning.
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.
Alex Barker is the founder of The Happy PharmD, which helps pharmacists create an inspiring career, break free from the mundane "pill-flipping" life. He is a Full-time Pharmacist, Media Company founder, franchise owner, Business Coach, Speaker, and Author. He's also the Founder of Pharmacy School HQ, which helps students get into pharmacy school and become residents.
Alexander Kantorovich, PharmD, BCPS, is a Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Chicago State University College of Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois. Dr. Kantorovich earned his Associate of Science degree with an emphasis in chemistry from William Rainey Harper College and received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy. He went on to complete a 2-year pharmacotherapy residency with an emphasis in cardiology and critical care at the Cleveland Clinic and is board certified in pharmacotherapy. His research interests center around cardiovascular pharmacotherapy, anticoagulation, and anticoagulation reversal.
Alexandra Flores is currently a fourth-year student at Howard University College of Pharmacy and originally from Brooklyn, NY. She is an active member of Phi Delta Chi Pharmacy Fraternity and the American Pharmacists Association, and she has a strong passion for bridging the gap between patients and their health care team. After graduation, she hopes to use her talents to obtain a career in medical communications. She can be contacted via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrew Abe received his undergraduate and PharmD degrees at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California, and then completed a 2-year fellowship in Drug Information and Evidence-Based Practice at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. He then a clinical assistant professor of pharmacy practice at the University of Kansas. He is currently a managed care pharmacist in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Anyssa Garza received her PharmD degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She was later recognized for her research contributions in the area of alcohol dependence. She went on to act as director of pharmacy for a Central Texas Department of Aging and Disability facility where she provided care for underserved patients. Dr. Garza is currently working as the director of Life Sciences Library at RxWiki, where she continues to build on the fundamental belief that providing patients with medication information contributes significantly to the quality of care they receive and improves health outcomes through medication adherence. Dr. Garzaâ€™s work focuses on providing patients with the resources needed to navigate the overwhelming and complex health system and care issues.
Austin Hewlett received his PharmD and MBA degrees from the University of Florida and also holds a BA in Economics from the University of North Florida. Austin has consulted with independent physician and pharmacy owners to help derive insights from their patient and transaction records. Austin currently consults in the physician, insurer, and PBM space.