Preceptors and Faculty

Program Director

Lindsay Wilson

Lindsay B. Wilson, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Emergency Medicine

Preceptor For: Emergency Medicine

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Sullivan University College of Pharmacy, Louisville, KY
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology | University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, IN
  • PGY2 Critical Care | University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Acute Pain Management
  • Acute Stroke Care
  • Heart Failure
  • Sepsis and Septic Shock


Pharmacy Management

Katy Brogan

Katy Brogan, PharmD

Pharmacy Director

Preceptor For: Pharmacy Distribution, Pharmacy Operations Management

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Purdue University, W. Lafayette, IN

Research and Practice Interests

  • Critical Care
  • Pharmacy Operations


Preceptors

Kwadwo Amankwa

Kwadwo Amankwa, PharmD, BCPS

Cardiovascular Clinical Pharmacist

Preceptor For: Cardiology, Evidence Based Medicine

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Albany, NY

Post-Graduate Training

  • Pharmacy Practice Residency | Basset Hospital, Cooperstown, NY
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy Fellowship | Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI

Research and Practice Interests

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Anticoagulation
  • Heart Failure
  • Research Design
  • Rhythm Disorders
  • Teaching

Chris Barger

Chris Barger, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Solid Organ Transplant

Preceptor For: Solid Organ Transplant, Ambulatory Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, Lexington, KY
  • Pre-Pharmacy | University of the Cumberlands, Williamsburg, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Levels of Immunosuppression vs Infection/Rejection rates
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Teaching

Christopher Betz

Christopher Betz, PharmD, BCPS, FKSHP, FASHP

Professor, Sullivan University College of Pharmacy | Cardiology Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, UofL Health - Jewish Hospital

Preceptor For: Ambulatory Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Temple University School of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, PA

Post-Graduate Training

  • Pharmacy Practice Residency | University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Adult Medicine
  • Cardiology

James Byrnes

James R. Byrnes, PharmD, BCCCP

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Cardiothoracic

Preceptor For: Cardiothoracic Intensive Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology | University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Cardiovascular
  • Cardiovascular Critical Care

Ryan Bycroft

Ryan Bycroft, PharmD, BCOP

Preceptor For: Medical Oncology

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Research and Practice Interests

  • Medication Safety
  • Oncology

Tina Claypool

Tina Claypool, PharmD, CDE

Preceptor For: Advanced Ambulatory Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, Lexington, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Ambulatory care
  • Diabetes
  • Medication therapy management

Lindsey DeMers

Lindsey Lurding, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Preceptor For: Cardiac Intensive Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Bernard J Dunn School of Pharmacy, Shenandoah University, Winchester, VA

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY
  • PGY2 Cardiology | Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Acute coronary syndromes
  • Acute decompensated heart failure
  • Cardiology
  • Heart failure

Kristie Field

Kristie Field, PharmD, BCCCP

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Surgical

Preceptor For: Surgical Intensive Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Butler University, Indianapolis, IN

Research and Practice Interests

  • Critical care
  • Liver failure

Wesley Hoffmann

Wesley Hoffmann, PharmD, BCIDP

Infectious Disease Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Preceptor For: Infectious Diseases/Antimicrobial Stewardship

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Post-graduate Training

  • PGY-1 | University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
  • PGY-2 Infectious Disease | University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA

Research and Practice Interests

  • Antimicrobial stewardship
  • Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia/endocarditis
  • Transplant infectious diseases

Celeste Hollensead

Celeste Hollensead, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Frazier Rehab Institute

Preceptor For: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology | University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Post-graduate Training

  • PGY-1 | Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, Owensboro, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Antimicrobial stewardship
  • Infectious diseases
  • Medication reconciliation

Mika R. Kessans Knable

Mika R. Kessans Knable, PharmD, BCOP

Preceptor For: Medical Oncology

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, Lexington, KY

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, VA
  • PGY2 Oncology | Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, VA

Research and Practice Interests

  • Hematology/Oncology

Rachel Louis

Rachel Louis, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist, Frazier Rehab Institute

Preceptor For: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • Bachelor of Science, Pharmaceutical Sciences | University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • Bachelor of Science, Microbiology | Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residencey | Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, KS

Research and Practice Interests

  • Anticoagulation
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Stroke Management

  • Transitions of Care


Crystal Mounce

Crystal Mounce, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist

Preceptor For: Medical Intensive Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
  • Bachelors of Science, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology | Centre College, Danville, KY

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Critical Care
  • Pharmacy Residency Training
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Cathy Spence

Cathy Spencer, PharmD, BCPS, CACP, AAHIVP

Preceptor For: Advanced Ambulatory Care

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Sullivan University College of Pharmacy, Louisville, KY

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Ambulatory care
  • HIV/AIDS

Erin Stanley

Erin Stanley, PharmD, MS, BCPS

Medication Safety Coordinator

Preceptor For: Medication Safety, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Certificate Program

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy, Cincinnati, OH

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 MS Health-System Pharmacy Administration | The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH
  • PGY2 MS Health-System Pharmacy Administration | The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

Research and Practice Interests

  • Implementing just culture
  • Proactive approaches to managing medication errors/adverse drug reactions

Lesley Hall Volz

Lesley Hall Volz, PharmD, BCOP

Preceptor For: Medical Oncology

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, Lexington, KY

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY
  • PGY2 Oncology | University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Oncology

Meagan Weber

Meagan Weber, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist, Thoracic Transplant

Preceptor For: Solid Organ Transplant

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
  • Bachelor of Science, Pharmaceutical Science | University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | UofL Health - Jewish Hospital, Louisville, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Opportunistic Infections
  • Solid Organ Transplant

Dana Winters

Dana Ashley Winters, PharmD, BCCCP

Clinical Pharmacist, Neurosurgery/Stroke

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
  • Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry | Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY

Research and Practice Interests

  • Neuro Critical Care
  • Stroke
  • Teaching/Precepting

Heather Yates

Heather Yates, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist, Internal Medicine

Preceptor For: Internal Medicine

Education

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy | Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
  • Pre-Pharmacy | Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 | VA Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

Research and Practice Interests

  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nutrition