Entries by UK HealthCare

2017 UK HealthCare – 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 and scholarly contributions by members of the pharmacy department! Thank you for your dedication to research. Recent Publications: Disagreement in Estimates of Kidney Function for Drug Dosing in Obese Inpatients Emily A. Higdon, […]

New Employee Welcome – Brittany Taylor!

Name: Brittany Taylor Position: Ambulatory On-Call Pharmacy Pharmacist – UK Specialty Pharmacy Education: I graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2004 with a degree in Animal Science Equine Production. I also graduated from the inaugural class at Appalachian College of Pharmacy in 2008. Favorite Hobbies: My hobbies include watching UK basketball, cooking, reading, skiing, […]

New Employee Welcome – Carolyn Delchiaro!

Name: Carolyn Delchiaro Position: Ambulatory On-Call Pharmacy Technician Assistant – KY Clinic Pharmacy Hometown: Lexington, KY Previous Work Experience: KY Surgery Center, CSL Plasma, and Uptown Hounds What do you do for fun: Watercolor and Photography Favorite Food: Italian Fun Fact: I have four older brothers (a.k.a. big family), and I just recently got accepted […]

New Employee Welcome – Rushabh Shah!

My name is Rushabh Shah. My role is of Pharmacy Director Associate for the Specialty Pharmacy at UK HealthCare. My responsibilities include establishing and maintaining URAC, ACHC and TJC accreditation standards along with complying with all the State, Federal and local regulations. I will also oversee services including inventory procurement, IT, revenue cycle management, narcotic […]

New Employee Welcome – Jeff Reynolds!

Please join me in welcoming Jeff Reynolds, MBA in his new role as Business Partner Director for Pharmacy. Jeff is from Lexington and has been with UK HealthCare for the past seven years, most recently with the Business Partner team as a senior specialist supporting Oncology Services, Radiation Medicine and Pharmacy. His new role will […]

New Employee Welcome!

I’m Kyle, and I’m excited to be joining both the UK Pharmacy and Transplant teams. I’m originally from Ohio, and I earned my BSPS and PharmD degrees from the University of Toledo in 2006 and 2008, respectively. I subsequently completed PGY1 and PGY2 SOT residencies at Houston Methodist where I worked as a Clin Spec […]

New Employee Welcome!

Name: Elizabeth Woods Position: On-Call Pharmacist, UK Retail Pharmacies Hometown: Grayson, KY Previous Work Experience: Pharmacist in Charge at Direct Meds of Kentucky, PRN Pharmacist – Wickliffe Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy What do you do for fun? I like to paint, make stained glass, spend time with friends, family and my dog “Lilly May”, along with […]

New Employee Welcome!

Name: Jason Hamrick Position: Pharmacist-On-Call – UK Retail Pharmacies Hometown: Elkview, WV Previously work experience: Walgreens Pharmacy, Lexington, KY What do you do for fun?: My wife and I love to try new restaurants around town, and then working out to burn those calories off. Favorite Food: ALL food Fun Fact: I played basketball in […]

Annual Pharmacy Services Awards

The Society of Critical Care Medicine has awarded UK pharmacy investigators Carolyn Magee, Alex Flannery, Melissa Bastin, Melanie Laine and Brittany Bissell for their abstract “Insidious Harm of Medication Diluents as a Contributor to Cumulative Volume and Hyperchloremia”. This was Carolyn’s PGY2 research project, which also included neuro-pulm team members Emily Higdon, Lauren Kane, Emily […]