MRH PGY1 Pharmacy Residents

Learn about the current and past residents in the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Memorial Regional Hospital.

Current Residents

2020-2021


Amneh Fares

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.

PGY1 Research
“The Impact of Pharmacist-led Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions on Discharge Antibiotics”

Contact
afares@mhs.net


Daniel Julien

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.

PGY1 Research
“Retrospective Analysis of Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism in Rehab Patients after Total Knee or Total Hip Replacement during Prophylaxis with Aspirin or Anticoagulants”

Contact
danjulien@mhs.net


Brittney Romer

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.

PGY1 Research
“Evaluation of Outcomes of an Automatic VTE Prophylaxis Dosing Protocol on Patients with Class III Obesity in an Acute Care Facility”

Contact
bromer@mhs.net


Delany Santos Ferrer

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.

PGY1 Research
“Retrospective Evaluation of Vancomycin Levels in Patients with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation”

Contact
dsantosferrer@mhs.net



2019-2021 Non-Traditional Track


Patricia Munoz

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.

PGY1 Research
“Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis: An Assessment of Adherence to Clinical Practice Guidelines at a Pediatric Institution”

Contact
pmunoz@mhs.net


Chanel Thompson

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.

PGY1 Research
“Impact of a Clinical Decision Support Tool for Patients with Staphylococcus Aureus Bloodstream Infections”

Contact
chathompson@mhs.net


Past Residents

2019-2020


Kayla Brice

Kayla Brice, PharmD

Current Role: PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Resident at Memorial Cancer Institute


Tara Smith

Tara Smith, PharmD, BCPS

Current Role: PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Resident at Memorial Regional Hospital


Abdul Naveed

Abdul Naveed Syed, PharmD

Current Role: Clinical Pharmacist at Memorial Regional Hospital




2018-2019


Kush Kumar

Kush Kumar, PharmD

Current Role: Clinical Pharmacist at Memorial Hospital West


Noah Lipshutz

Noah Lipshutz, PharmD, BCCCP

Current Role: Clinical Pharmacist at Sutter Medical Center


Damaal Walker

Damaal Walker, PharmD, BCOP

Current Role: Hematology/Oncology Clinical Specialist at Memorial Regional Hospital, Memorial Cancer Institute


Kasraie Williamson

Kasraie Williamson, PharmD, BSN

Current Role: Inpatient Mental Health Clinical Pharmacist Specialist at Washington, DC VA Medical Center