Entries by UK HealthCare

Congratulations to Ryan Dillon!

Please join us in congratulating Ryan Dillon as he has recently accepted a position as an emergency department pharmacist at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Ryan will work overnights in the ED, and join a rapidly growing team of five ED pharmacists as they expand their ED coverage to 24 hours. Ryan will be able to […]

Pharmacy Intern Residency Match Results

Congratulations to our UK HealthCare Pharmacy Interns who are pursuing post graduate residency training around the country! We thank all of our PY4 interns for their hard work and dedication to our UK HealthCare patients throughout their time at The University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. Gary Owen = Vanderbilt University Hospital (Nashville, TN) Holly […]

Congratulations to Carolyn Magee!

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Carolyn Magee (R452) as she has accepted a clinical pharmacy specialist position at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, SC where she will practice in the medical-surgical ICU. This position will allow Carolyn to continue practicing at a high level clinically, while also offering opportunities to […]

Commitment to Research

UK HealthCare is committed to the pillars of academic health care – research, education, and clinical care. Below is a list of recent publications by members of the pharmacy department! Thank you for your dedication to research. Recent Publications: Lyon KC, Likar E, Martello JL, Regier M. Retrospective cross-sectional pilot study of rifaximin dosing for […]

Congratulations to Jaclyn Stoffel!

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Jaclyn Stoffel on accepting a position as an Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Specialist at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Methodist University Hospital is 617-bed facility which is a part of the Memphis Medical Center. It is the principle teaching institution for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and […]

Congratulations to Timmy Mok!

We want to congratulate Timmy on accepting a position at sunny, warm Kaiser Permanente San Diego as an Ambulatory Care Hematology/Oncology Clinical Specialist. In this role, he will be evaluating patient’s chemotherapy plans prior to their infusion, ordering labs and levels, and have the ability to switch patient’s treatment protocols. He will be able to […]

Congratulations to Ashley Schenk!

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Ashley Schenk in accepting a Cardiology Clinical Pharmacist position here at the University of Kentucky. Ashley will work with our cardiology team to provide clinical coverage for medical cardiology patients. She is a tremendous asset to our team and patients.  \We are excited she will be staying on and […]

Congratulations to Jason Davis!

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Jason Davis in accepting an Emergency Medicine Clinical Pharmacy Specialist position here at the University of Kentucky. Jason will work alongside Elise Metts as we expand our pharmacist coverage to include third shift presence. We are excited to have Jason has an asset to the emergency medicine team at our institution. […]

Six Sigma Black Belt

Congratulations to Clayton Johnston, Pharm.D., M.B.A., M.A., M.Ed., Associate Director of Pharmacy Services, who has been named a Six Sigma Black Belt by the American Society for Quality (ASQ). This represents a significant level of professional recognition indicating proficiency in Lean and Six Sigma principles and commitment to quality practices.

APhA Ton Hoek Scholarship Recipient

Congratulations to Valerie Nolt, PGY1 resident! Valerie is the first recipient of the Ton Hoek Scholarship from the APhA Foundation. This scholarship provides a stipend for Valerie to attend the International Pharmaceutical Federation World Congress. Valerie’s passion for global pharmacy practice was a major factor in her pursuing and receiving this prestigious award. Learn more […]