Residency Graduates and Project Names

Class of 2018

Travis Tsang, PharmD - Staff Clinical Pharamcist, NBI
Residency Project: Impact of Pharmacist-Led Evaluation of Eligibility for Post-Operative Atrial Fibrillation Prophylaxis Protocol On Time To Protocol Initiation in Cardiac Surgical Patients.

Ahmed Selevany, PharmD - Ambulatory Care Retail Pharmacist
Residency Project: The Impact of Guideline-Driven Management of Hypoglycemic Events at a Large Teaching Hospital.

Class of 2017

Seumsack Somtakoune, PharmD - Clinical Inpatient Pharmacist, Sutter Medical Center
Residency Project: Impact of a pharmacist-managed antimicrobial stewardship initiative for intravenous to oral conversion at a large teaching institution

Class of 2016

Maryanne Kim, PharmD, BCPS- Staff Clinical Pharmacist, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency Project: Evaluation of morbidity and mortality outcomes in heart transplant patients with and without diabetes after implementation of a tacrolimus monotherapy protocol

Yasmine Elbaga, PharmD – Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Residency Project: Implementation of a Pharmacist Driven Antimicrobial Stewardship Service for General Medicine Adult Inpatients Receiving Piperacillin/tazobactam or Cefepime – A Pilot Study

Class of 2015

Chandni Dudhia, PharmD - Staff Clinical Pharmacist, Planet Health Pharmacy Corporation
Residency Project: Evaluation of piperacillin-tazobactam utilization at a large teaching institution

Poster Presentation at ASHP MCM: Evaluation and Assessment of Filgrastim Use in Patients Receiving Chemotherapeutic Agents at a Large Teaching Institution

Kayla Torppey, PharmD, BCPS - Internal Medicine Clinical Specialist, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency Project: Evaluation of the Appropriateness of Gastrointestinal Prophylaxis in the Critically Ill

Poster Presentation at ASHP MCM: Evaluation and assessment of argatroban use at a large teaching institution

Publication: Torppey K, Kansagra L, Patel S, et al. Evaluation of the appropriateness of gastrointestinal prophylaxis in the critically ill. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 2016 June; 4(6): 283-288.