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Current Resident Biographies

PGY-1 Pharmacy

  • Kiera Caparon
  • Tim Dang
  • Tayler Jackson
  • Brandon Kasberg
  • Christina Marengo
  • Garrett Matthews
  • Brielle Scutt
  • Caitlin Soto

PGY-1 Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership

  • Andrew Lee
  • Nick Paulson

PGY-2 Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership

  • Eleni Kalivas
  • Ryan Tarpey

PGY-1 Informatics

  • Caroline Ma

PGY-2 Informatics

  • Scott Myers

PGY-1 Investigational Drugs and Research

  • Vivan Nguyen

PGY-2 Investigational Drugs and Research

  • Michelle Yu

PGY-1 Pharmacotherapy

  • Karissa Chow

PGY-2 Pharmacotherapy

  • Kristen Zofchak

PGY-2 Ambulatory Care

  • Amy Chwa
  • Gabrielle Do

PGY-2 Cardiology

  • Liam Callejas

PGY-2 Critical Care

  • Michael DiCesare

PGY-2 Emergency Medicine

  • Derek Peiffer

PGY-2 Infectious Diseases

  • John Boulos

PGY-2 Medication-Use Safety and Policy

  • Donald Singh

PGY-2 Oncology

  • Cambree Fillis
  • John Lee
  • Jose Tinajero

PGY-2 Pain Management & Palliative Care

  • Olivia Berger

PGY-2 Pediatrics

  • Emily Diseroad

PGY-2 Transplant

  • Rachel Cartus

PGY-1 Pharmacy

Dr. Kiera Caparon

Dr. Kiera Caparon

Dr. Kiera Caparon is originally from St. Louis, Missouri. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Caparon’s professional interests include cardiology, infectious disease, and emergency medicine. Upon completion of her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency, she plans to pursue specialty residency training. Dr. Caparon’s career goal includes practicing as a board certified specialist at a large academic medical center where she will have the opportunity to precept residents and students. Outside of pharmacy, she enjoys hiking, kayaking, trivia nights, and cheering on the St. Louis Blues. Dr. Caparon would like to thank her family, friends, and mentors for their continued support.

Dr. Tim Dang

Dr. Tim Dang

Dr. Tim Dang is originally from Orange County, California. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of California, Los Angeles, followed by his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy. Dr. Dang’s professional interests include emergency medicine, critical care, and solid organ transplant. Dr. Dang plans to pursue a specialty residency upon completion of his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency. His long-term goals include practicing as a clinical specialist and precepting learners while staying involved in professional organizations. In his free time, Dr. Dang enjoys checking out new restaurants and foods, practicing beginner yoga, and hiking. Dr. Dang would like to thank his family, friends, peers, and mentors for their unwavering support, wisdom, advice, and guidance.

Dr. Tayler Jackson

Dr. Tayler Jackson

Dr. Tayler Jackson is originally from Houston, Texas. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health from The University of Texas at San Antonio, followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy and Health Professions. Dr. Jackson’s professional interests include ambulatory care, solid organ transplant, and emergency medicine. Upon completion of her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency, Dr. Jackson plans to pursue continued training in a specialized residency program. Her long-term goals are to practice as a board-certified clinical pharmacist at a large academic medical center with opportunities to precept pharmacy residents and students. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cheering on the Dallas Cowboys, binge watching Law & Order, and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Jackson would like to thank her mom, family, friends, and mentors for their continued support and encouragement.

Dr. Brandon Kasberg

Dr. Brandon Kasberg

Dr. Brandon Kasberg is originally from Mentor, Ohio. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy. Dr. Kasberg’s professional interests include pain management, palliative care, and pediatrics. Upon completion of his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency, Dr. Kasberg plans to pursue continued training in a specialized residency program. His long-term goal includes practicing as a board certified clinical specialist within a large academic medical center to remain actively involved in preceptorship, education, and research. In his free time, Dr. Kasberg enjoys golfing, exploring the Baltimore restaurant scene, and cheering on the Cleveland Indians. Dr. Kasberg would like to thank his family, friends, and mentors for their continued love, support, and encouragement.

Dr. Christina Marengo

Dr. Christina Marengo

Dr. Christina Marengo is originally from Elk Grove, California. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy. Dr. Marengo’s professional interests include critical care and oncology. Upon completion of her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency, Dr. Marengo plans to pursue specialty residency training. Her long-term career goal is to practice as a board certified clinical specialist at a large academic medical center with opportunities to precept pharmacy students. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, attempting to cook, and hanging out with friends and family. Dr. Marengo would like to sincerely thank her family, friends, and mentors for their continuous encouragement, support, and guidance.

Dr. Garret Matthews

Dr. Garret Matthews

Dr. Garret Matthews is originally from Centerview, Missouri. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy. Dr. Matthews’s professional interests include critical care, emergency medicine, medication safety, and research. Upon completion of his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency, Dr. Matthews plans to pursue specialty residency training and obtain a job as a clinical specialist at an academic medical center with opportunities to teach and precept pharmacy residents and students. Outside of pharmacy, he enjoys traveling, exploring the east coast, reading, and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Matthews would like to thank his family, friends, and mentors for their continued support and encouragement.

Dr. Brielle Scutt

Dr. Brielle Scutt

Dr. Brielle Scutt is originally from Poughkeepsie, New York. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Mercer University and went on to earn her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy. Dr. Scutt’s professional interests include pediatrics, emergency medicine, and ambulatory care. Dr. Scutt plans to pursue specialty residency training upon completion of her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency. Ultimately, she would like to practice as a board certified clinical specialist in an academic medical center, where she will have the opportunity to give back to her profession by precepting pharmacy students and residents. In her free time, Dr. Scutt enjoys traveling, watching The Office re-runs, and spending time with her family (especially her kitty, Bub!). Her favorite foods include Chick-fil-A (number one, extra pickles, and a Coke), charcuterie boards, and crab cakes. Dr. Scutt would like to sincerely thank her loving parents, grandma and grandpa, sister and brother-in-law, fiancé, and mentors for their unending love and encouragement throughout the years.

Dr. Caitlin Soto

Dr. Caitlin Soto

Dr. Caitlin Soto is originally from Relay, Maryland. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Maryland - Baltimore County, followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Dr. Soto’s professional interests include pediatrics, infectious diseases, and academia. Upon completion of her PGY-1 residency, Dr. Soto plans to pursue specialty residency training. Ultimately her goal is to practice as a board certified clinical specialist at an academic medical center, where she will have the opportunity to precept pharmacy students and residents. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading, watching Netflix, going to concerts, and cheering on the Washington Capitals. Dr. Soto would like to thank her husband, family, friends, and mentors for their continued guidance, encouragement, and support.

PGY-1 Health System Pharmacy Administration

Dr. Andrew Lee

Dr. Andrew Lee

Dr. Andrew Lee is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Pittsburgh, followed by his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from West Virginia University. Dr. Lee is in his first year of the two-year Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Residency, which includes completing a Master of Business Administration degree in Health Care Management at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. His professional interests include pharmacy practice advancement, health economics, pharmacy automation, and data analytics. He currently serves on the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) New Practitioners Forum on Leadership Development. In his spare time, he enjoys playing various sports, rooting for the Steelers, reading, and eating his way through Baltimore. Dr. Lee would like to sincerely thank his family, friends, and mentors for their continuous love and support.

Dr. Nick Paulson

Dr. Nick Paulson

Dr. Nick Paulson is originally from Wilmington, Delaware.  He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Delaware and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson College of Pharmacy.  Dr. Paulson is in his first year of the two-year Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Residency, which includes completing a Master of Business Administration degree in Health Care Management at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School.  His professional interests include emergency medicine, critical care, data analytics, automation, AI technology, personnel management, and leadership.  In his free time, Dr. Paulson enjoys building furniture, teaching Irish dance lessons, and exercising.  Dr. Paulson is grateful to his family, friends, and mentors who have provided him with guidance and support throughout his life.

PGY-2 Health System Pharmacy Administration

Dr. Eleni Kalivas

Dr. Eleni N. Kalivas

Dr. Eleni Kalivas is originally from Millis, Massachusetts. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from the University of North Carolina Eshelman School Of Pharmacy. Dr. Kalivas is in her second year of the two-year Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Residency, which includes completing a Master of Business Administration degree in Health Care Management at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. Her professional interests include critical care, clinical pharmacy management, leadership development, and pharmacy practice advancement. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, visiting art museums, traveling and spending time with family and friends. Dr. Kalivas would like to sincerely thank her various mentors for their dedication and guidance, and her mother, father, sister, and friends for their constant love and support.

Dr. Ryan Tarpey

Dr. Ryan Tarpey

Dr. Ryan Tarpey hails from the northern suburbs of Chicago. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy. Dr. Tarpey is in his second year of the two-year Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Residency, which includes the completion of a Master of Business Administration degree in Health Care Management at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. Dr. Tarpey’s professional interests include operational management, leadership development, data analytics, and clinically, emergency medicine. He currently serves on the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) New Practitioners Forum on Leadership Development. He enjoys exploring his new home of Baltimore and playing trivia with co-residents and friends. Dr. Tarpey would like to thank the numerous family members, friends, and mentors that have provided support and guidance throughout life.

PGY-1 Informatics

Dr. Carolyne Ma

Dr. Carolyne Ma

Dr. Carolyne Ma is originally from Walnut, California. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Bioengineering from Rice University, followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy. Dr. Ma is currently in her first year of the two-year Pharmacy Informatics Residency. Her professional interests include data analytics, pharmacy technology/automation, and clinical decision support. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, playing piano, and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Ma would like to thank her family, friends and mentors for their continued encouragement, support, and guidance.

PGY-2 Informatics

Dr. Scott Myers

Dr. Scott Myers

Dr. Scott Myers is originally from San Diego, California. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Master of Science degree in Bioinformatics from UC San Diego, followed by his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from UC San Francisco. Dr. Myers is currently in his second year of the two-year Pharmacy Informatics Residency. His professional interests include data analytics, pharmacogenomics, applied deep learning, pharmacy technology, clinical decision support, and data interoperability. In his free time he enjoys going to museums, trying new restaurants, and exploring the east coast. Dr. Myers would like to thank his family, friends and mentors for their encouragement, guidance and continual support.

PGY-1 Investigational Drug Services/Research Pharmacy

Dr. Vivian Nguyen

Dr. Vivian Nguyen

Dr. Vivian Nguyen is originally from St. Augustine, Florida. She earned her Bachelor of Science degrees in Biochemistry and Food Sciences from the University of Florida, followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. Dr. Nguyen is in her first year of the two-year Investigational Drugs and Research Pharmacy Residency. Her professional interests include oncology, regulatory pharmacy, and clinical development of medications. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring new cuisines, cooking, hiking, and spending time with loved ones. Dr. Nguyen is sincerely grateful to her family, friends, and mentors for their unwavering support, guidance, and encouragement.

PGY-2 Investigational Drug Services/Research Pharmacy

Dr. Michelle Yu

Dr. Michelle Yu

Dr. Michelle Yu is originally from Chicago, Illinois. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University, and went on to earn her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Yu is in her second year of the two-year Investigational Drugs and Research Pharmacy Residency. Her professional interests include oncology, pediatrics, and research pharmacy operations. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, gardening and reading books. Dr. Yu would like to thank her family, friends, and mentors for their continued encouragement, support and guidance.

PGY-1 Pharmacotherapy

Dr. Karissa Chow

Dr. Karissa Chow

Dr. Karissa Chow is originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at the University of the Sciences. Dr. Chow’s professional interests include internal medicine, infectious disease, cardiology, transplant, and pain and palliative care. Upon completing her two-year pharmacotherapy residency, Dr. Chow would like to pursue a career as a clinical specialist at a large academic medical center with opportunities to precept students and residents and be involved in research. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, exploring new restaurants, and spending time with her family. Dr. Chow would like to thank her family, friends, and mentors for their continuous guidance, support, and encouragement.

PGY-2 Pharmacotherapy

Dr. Kristen Zofchak

Dr. Kristen Zofchak

Dr. Kristen Zofchak is originally from Flushing, Michigan. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience from the University of Michigan, followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Wayne State University. Dr. Zofchak’s professional interests include internal medicine, emergency medicine, and cardiology. Upon completing her two-year pharmacotherapy residency, Dr. Zofchak would like to pursue a career as a clinical specialist at an academic medical center in one of her areas of interest, where she will have the opportunity to precept pharmacy students and residents and be involved in research projects. In her free time, Dr. Zofchak enjoys traveling to visit friends, reading, drinking caffeinated beverages, exploring new foods and restaurants, and running. Dr. Zofchak would like to sincerely thank her family, husband, friends, and mentors for their continuous support and encouragement.

PGY-2 Ambulatory Care

Dr. Amy Chwa

Dr. Amy Chwa

Dr. Amy Chwa is originally from Sunnyvale, California. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry with a minor in Biological Sciences from San Jose State University, followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at the Mann-Grandstaff Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. Her professional interests include chronic disease state management, population health, and patient education. Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Chwa plans to practice as a board certified ambulatory care pharmacist with opportunities to teach and precept pharmacy students. In her spare time, she enjoys going on adventures with her dog, Olive, exploring the outdoors, experiencing live music and events, and discovering new food spots. Dr. Chwa would like to thank her family, friends, and mentors for their continued support and encouragement.

Dr. Gabrielle Do

Dr. Gabrielle Do

Dr. Gabrielle Do is originally from Augusta, Georgia. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy and completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Piedmont Columbus Regional in Columbus, Georgia. Dr. Do’s professional interests include internal medicine, pediatrics, and transitions of care. Upon completion of her pharmacy residency, Dr. Do plans to pursue board certification and practice as a clinical specialist at an academic medical center. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, trying new foods, and traveling. Dr. Do would like to thank her family, friends, and mentors for their continued support and encouragement.

PGY-2 Cardiology

Dr. Liam Callejas

Dr. Liam Callejas

Dr. Liam Callejas is originally from Scranton, Pennsylvania. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy and completed his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at UPMC Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Dr. Callejas’s professional interests include anticoagulation, acute coronary syndromes, and heart failure. Upon completion of his PGY-2 Cardiology Pharmacy Residency, he plans to pursue a career as a cardiology clinical specialist while precepting students and residents. In his spare time, he enjoys working out, listening to music, and watching sports. Dr. Callejas would like to thank his family and preceptors for supporting him throughout his schooling and residency training.

PGY-2 Critical Care

Dr. Michael DiCesare

Dr. Michael DiCesare

Dr. Michael DiCesare is originally from Westerville, Ohio. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and completed his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. DiCesare’s professional interests include critical care and emergency medicine. Upon completion of his pharmacy residency, Dr. DiCesare would like to practice as a board certified critical care pharmacist at an academic medical center with opportunities to precept pharmacy students and residents. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching and playing soccer, and cheering on the Buckeyes. Dr. DiCesare would like to sincerely thank his family, friends, and mentors for their continued guidance and support.

PGY-2 Emergency Medicine

Dr. Derek Peiffer

Dr. Derek Peiffer

Dr. Derek Peiffer is originally from York, Pennsylvania. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Temple University School of Pharmacy and completed his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His professional interests within the discipline of emergency medicine include toxicology, resuscitation, and trauma. Upon completion of his specialty training, he hopes to pursue a position as an emergency medicine clinical pharmacy specialist at an academic medical center to allow for teaching and precepting opportunities. Outside of pharmacy, he enjoys traveling, attending concerts, and trying new restaurants. Dr. Peiffer would like to thank his family, friends, and mentors for their continuous support, guidance, and encouragement.

PGY-2 Infectious Diseases

Dr. John Boulos

Dr. John Boulos

Dr. John Boulos is originally from Miami, Florida. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Florida, followed by his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy. He completed his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at The University of Florida Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Boulos’s professional interests include antimicrobial stewardship, global health, and pharmacy administration. Upon completion of his PGY-2 infectious diseases residency, he hopes to pursue a clinical specialist position at an academic medical center with opportunities for research. In his free time, Dr. Boulos enjoys cooking, exercising, and traveling. Dr. Boulos would like to sincerely thank his wife, family, friends, and mentors for their unconditional support and guidance.

PGY-2 Medication-Use Safety and Policy

Dr. Donald Singh

Dr. Donald Singh

Dr. Donald Singh is originally from Queens, New York. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy and Master of Business Administration degrees from the University at Buffalo. He completed his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Upon completion of his PGY-2 Medication-Use Safety and Policy Residency, Dr. Singh plans to pursue a career as a medication safety officer at an academic medical center with strong ties to local schools of pharmacy and opportunities for teaching and precepting. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, trying new foods, playing video games, and hiking. Dr. Singh would like to thank his family, friends, and mentors for their unwavering support and encouragement.

PGY-2 Oncology

Dr. Cambree Fillis

Dr. Cambree Fillis

Dr. Cambree Fillis is originally from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. She earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy from The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy in May of 2019. Dr. Fillis’s professional interests include pediatrics and oncology. Upon completion of her PGY1 pharmacy residency, Dr. Fillis plans to pursue continued training in a specialized residency program. Her long term goals include practicing as a board certified clinical specialist within a large academic medical center, where she may remain actively involved in preceptorship and research. In her free time, Dr. Fillis enjoys traveling, hiking, gardening, and spending time with her two cats, Penny and Pistachio. Dr. Fillis is sincerely thankful to her family, friends, and mentors for their unwavering support and encouragement throughout the years.

Dr. John Lee

Dr. John Lee

Dr. John Lee is originally from Frederick, MD. He earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Dr. Lee’s professional interests include oncology, ambulatory care, and academia. Upon completion of his PGY1 residency, Dr. Lee plans to pursue specialty residency training. Ultimately, his goal is to practice as a clinical specialist with opportunities to precept pharmacy students and residents. In his free time, Dr. Lee enjoys spending time with family and friends, working out, spoiling his dog Rosie, and cheering on the Green Bay Packers. Dr. Lee would like to sincerely thank his wife, family, friends, and mentors for their continued support, guidance, and encouragement.

Dr. Jose Tinajero

Dr. Jose Tinajero

Dr. Jose Tinajero is originally from sunny San Diego, California. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of California, San Francisco, and went on to complete his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Jose Tinajero’s professional interests include hematological malignancies, critical care, research, and precision medicine. After completing residency, Dr. Tinajero aspires to be a hematology/oncology clinical specialist at a large academic medical center with involvement in hospital policy development and research. During his spare time, Dr. Tinajero enjoys watching the LA Lakers win, going to the gym, and traveling to tropical places. Dr. Tinajero thanks all of his family, friends, and mentors for their support and guidance.

PGY-2 Pain Management and Palliative Care

Dr. Olivia Berger

Dr. Olivia Berger

Dr. Olivia Berger is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. Dr. Berger’s professional interests include palliative care, pain management, and other related areas of practice. Upon completing her residency training, Dr. Berger would like to practice as a clinical pharmacy specialist at an academic medical center with opportunities for either inpatient or outpatient involvement and precepting opportunities while remaining active in professional pharmacy organizations. In her spare time, she enjoys watching all reality TV shows, trying new restaurants, and exploring new cities. Dr. Berger sincerely thanks her family, friends, and mentors for their continuous support and encouragement.

PGY-2 Pediatrics

Dr. Emily Diseroad

Dr. Emily Diseroad

Dr. Emily Diseroad is originally from Manchester, Maryland. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy and Health Professions and went on to complete her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Diseroad’s professional interests include pediatrics, critical care, and infectious diseases. Ultimately, she would like to practice as a board certified pediatric pharmacy specialist at an academic medical center where she will have the opportunity to precept pharmacy students and residents. In her free time, Dr. Diseroad enjoys hiking, traveling, going to concerts, and coaching softball and field hockey. Dr. Diseroad would like to thank her family, friends, and mentors for their continued encouragement, guidance, and support.

PGY-2 Transplant

Dr. Rachel Cartus

Dr. Rachel Cartus

Dr. Rachel Cartus is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Case Western Reserve University, followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Cartus’s professional interests include solid organ transplant, emergency medicine, and professional advocacy. Dr. Cartus plans to practice as a clinical specialist, precept students and residents, and stay heavily involved in professional organizations. She currently serves on the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) New Practitioners Forum. In her spare time, she enjoys binging reality TV shows, spending time with family and friends, eating charcuterie boards, and indoor cycling. Dr. Cartus would like to thank her family, friends, and many mentors for their continued support.