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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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

Past Residents


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


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.

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:

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


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


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.


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.  


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.


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


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