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Current Residents

2022-2023 PGY1 Residents

Austin Dykes, PharmDAustin Dykes, PharmD
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy

Professional Interests: Infectious Diseases
Hobbies: Running, hanging out with friends and family, watching UGA football and Braves baseball
Research Project Title: Assessment of Pre-Emptive Stop Date Applications on Antimicrobial Therapy Duration in Hospitalized Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia
Email: Austin.Dykes@erlanger.org

Fabio Lozano, PharmDFabi Lozano, PharmD
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy

Professional Interests: Ambulatory Care, Psychiatry, Health Disparities
Hobbies: Exploring new restaurants and cities, cooking for friends, running and working out, listening to The Morning Toast
Research Project: Comparison of pharmacist adherence with guideline recommended therapy for management of type 2 diabetes versus usual care in a federally qualified health center
Email: Fabiola.Lozano@erlanger.org

Samantha Smith, PharmDSamantha Smith, PharmD
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy

Professional Interests: Infectious Diseases, HIV
Hobbies: Traveling, camping, hiking, coffee shops, going to brunch with friends, walking my dogs
Research Project: Evaluation of Intravenous Opioid Rotation in Critically Ill Intubated Patients
Email: Samantha.Smith@erlanger.org

Kathleen White, PharmD, MPHKathleen White, PharmD, MPH
East Tennessee State University Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy

Professional Interests: Infectious Diseases, Critical Care, Internal Medicine
Hobbies: Running, listening to audiobooks/podcasts, baking, spending time with friends and family
Research Project: Pharmacist-led Implementation of a Protocol for De-Labeling of Patients as Penicillin Allergic at an Academic Primary Care Clinic
Email: Kathleen.White@erlanger.org


2022-2023 PGY2 Residents

Jessica (Jesse) Briscoe, PharmDJessica (Jesse) Briscoe, PharmD
University of Mississippi Pharmacy School of Pharmacy

Professional Interests: Critical Care
Hobbies: Playing with my pup, baking, hiking, Peloton
Research Project: Comparison of Glycemic Control in Basal Versus Basal/Bolus Insulin Regimens in Medical Intensive Care Unit Patients on Continuous Tube Feeds
Email: Jessica.Briscoe@erlanger.org

Jessica Duke, PharmDJessica Duke, PharmD
Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy

Professional Interests: Multi-drug resistant Gram-negative rod infections, asymptomatic bacteriuria, and oral antimicrobial therapy for osteomyelitis, endocarditis, and bacteremia
Hobbies: Searching for Taylor Swift Easter eggs, spending time with family and friends, and obsessing over my rescue cat, Moose
Research Project: Evaluation of Antimicrobial Stewardship Discontinuation of Antimicrobial Therapy for Misdiagnosed Urinary Tract Infections in Hospitalized Patients
Email: Jessica.Duke@erlanger.org


Past Residents

2021-2022


Left to right are:

Jesse Briscoe, PharmD
PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Resident, Erlanger Health System; Chattanooga, Tennessee

Kendall Foshee Williams, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist, Huntsville Hospital; Huntsville, Alabama

Rima Bhakta, PharmD
PRN Staff Pharmacist, Erlanger Health System; Chattanooga, Tennessee

Kelsey Heintz, PharmD
PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Resident, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare System; Memphis, Tennessee


2020-2021

Left to right are:

Summer Sizemore, PharmD
HIV/HepC/OPAT Ambulatory Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Kaiser Permanente; Atlanta, Georgia
Publication: Sizemore S, VanBerkel Patel M, Carter B, Garrett E. Adjusting vasopressin availability and formulation: A cost-savings initiative. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 2022. doi.org/10.1093/ajhp/zxac142.

Elizabeth Anderson, PharmD, BCPS
Staff Pharmacist, University of California San Diego; San Diego, California
Publication: Anderson E, White BN, Goodwin E, Alkhateeb F, White C. A Retrospective Cohort Study of the Effect of Rapid Versus Delayed-result Procalcitonin Testing on Antibiotic Use at a Community Hospital. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy. 2022.18(1):R4DOI: https://doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-1353994/v1.

Tabitha Brown, PharmD, BCPS
Staff Pharmacist, Erlanger Health System; Chattanooga, Tennessee

Corey Bray, PharmD, BCPS
Emergency Medicine Clinical Pharmacist, Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee


2019-2020

Left to right are:

Steven (Andy) Cross, PharmD, CPH
Pulmonary Consultant Pharmacist, Ascension St. Vincent’s Riverside; Jacksonville, Florida

Michael Fan, PharmD, BCPS
CardioRenal Medical Science Liaison, Novo Nordisk; Santa Monica, California

Arielle Charles, PharmD
NICU Clinical Pharmacist, Northside Hospital; Atlanta, Georgia

Christopher Wilson, PharmD, BCCCP
Cardiovascular Critical Care Pharmacist, Erlanger Health System; Chattanooga, Tennessee


2018-2019

Spencer Bolton, PharmD, MBA
Director of Pharmacy, Clark Regional Medical Center (Winchester, Kentucky) and Bourbon Community Hopsital (Paris, Kentucky)
Publication: Van Berkel Patel, M, Bolton S, Hamilton C. Standard-versus High-Dose Dexmedetomidine for Sedation in the Intensive Care Unit. Hosp Pharmacy. 2021. EPub ahead of print.


2017-2018

Charity Loput, PharmD, CAHIMS
Consultant, Medication Management and Pharmacy Informatics, HCA Healthcare, Nashville, Tennessee

Bea Turner, PharmD, BCPS
Oncology Clinical Pharmacist, Erlanger Health System, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Publication: Bradford JL, Turner B, Van Berkel MA. Effect of liposomal bupivacaine on post-operative opioid requirements for total hip arthroplasty, total knee arthroplasty, laminectomy, hysterectomy and abdominoplasty procedures. Hosp Pharm. 2020. EPub ahead of print.  


2016-2017

Bailey Bolten, PharmD, AAHIVP
HIV Ambulatory Care Pharamcist, University of Louisville 550 Clinic, Louisville, Kentucky
Publications: BC Bolten, JL Bradford BN White. Effects of an automatic discontinuation of antibiotics policy: A novel approach to antimicrobial stewardship. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy.2019.76(3):S85-S90.

2015-2016

Jeffery Galyon, PharmD, BCPS
Emergency Medicine Clinical Pharmacist, Erlanger Health System, Chattanooga, Tennessee

 2014-2015

Jessica Hicks, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, Georgia