MRH PGY1 Pharmacy Residents
Learn about the current and past residents in the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Memorial Regional Hospital.
Amneh Fares, PharmD
Amneh was born and raised in South Florida and attended Florida Atlantic University, where she earned a B.S. in Chemistry. She continued her education at Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy, where she received a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree with an interest in oncology. Amneh is currently a PGY1 resident at Memorial Regional Hospital with an interest in Oncology and Infectious Diseases. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, inline skating, trying new foods and spending time with family and friends.
“The Impact of Pharmacist-led Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions on Discharge Antibiotics”
Daniel Julien, PharmD
Daniel was born and raised in Miami, FL and attended Florida A&M University, where he earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree. Daniel is currently a PGY1 resident at Memorial Regional Hospital South with an interest in Rehabilitation. He plans to pursue a career in academia and aspires to become a professor. Daniel prefers to spend his free time singing, dancing, and spending time with his friends and family.
“Retrospective Analysis of Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism in Rehab Patients after Total Knee or Total Hip Replacement during Prophylaxis with Aspirin or Anticoagulants”
Brittney Romer, PharmD
Brittney was born and raised in Hialeah, FL and attended Miami Dade College, where she earned a B.S. degree in Biology. She continued her education at Larkin University College of Pharmacy, earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree, and was part of the first graduating cohort. Upon graduation, she worked for both Larkin Community Hospital Palm Spring Campus and Memorial Regional Hospital as a clinical pharmacist. Brittney is currently a PGY1 resident at Memorial Regional Hospital with an interest in becoming a psychiatry clinical specialist. In her free time, she enjoys watching Judge Judy and Marvel movies.
“Evaluation of Outcomes of an Automatic VTE Prophylaxis Dosing Protocol on Patients with Class III Obesity in an Acute Care Facility”
Delany Santos Ferrer, PharmD
Delany was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico and attended Pontifical Catholic University in Ponce, Puerto Rico, where she earned a B.S. degree in General Science. Throughout her undergraduate experience, she was part of the Binary Program of Pharmacy at the Pontifical Catholic University and Nova Southeastern University. She continued her education at Nova Southeastern University, earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree. Delany is currently a PGY1 resident at Memorial Regional Hospital with an interest in Critical Care, in which she plans to pursue a PGY2.
“Retrospective Evaluation of Vancomycin Levels in Patients with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation”
2019-2021 Non-Traditional Track
Patricia Munoz, PharmD
Patricia (Patty) was born and raised in Miami, FL and attended Florida International University, where she earned her B.S. degree in Biology. She continued her education at Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy, earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree. She is currently a Non-Traditional PGY1 Pharmacy Practice resident at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital with an interest in Pediatrics. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends.
“Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis: An Assessment of Adherence to Clinical Practice Guidelines at a Pediatric Institution”
Chanel Thompson, PharmD
Chanel was born and raised in Hollywood, FL and attended Florida A&M University’s College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, where she earned a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree. Upon finishing her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL, she returned to her hometown to provide exemplary care to the community where she was born and raised. She holds a graduate certificate for medication therapy management from the University of Florida and a teaching certificate from her alma mater. After several years of practice, Chanel decided to amplify her clinical knowledge by pursuing the Non-traditional PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Memorial Regional Hospital.
“Impact of a Clinical Decision Support Tool for Patients with Staphylococcus Aureus Bloodstream Infections”
Kayla Brice, PharmD
Current Role: PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Resident at Memorial Cancer Institute
Tara Smith, PharmD, BCPS
Current Role: PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Resident at Memorial Regional Hospital
Abdul Naveed Syed, PharmD
Current Role: Clinical Pharmacist at Memorial Regional Hospital
Kush Kumar, PharmD
Current Role: Clinical Pharmacist at Memorial Hospital West
Noah Lipshutz, PharmD, BCCCP
Current Role: Clinical Pharmacist at Sutter Medical Center
Damaal Walker, PharmD, BCOP
Current Role: Hematology/Oncology Clinical Specialist at Memorial Regional Hospital, Memorial Cancer Institute
Kasraie Williamson, PharmD, BSN
Current Role: Inpatient Mental Health Clinical Pharmacist Specialist at Washington, DC VA Medical Center