PGY1/PGY2 Combined Health System Pharmacy Administration Residency

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Preceptors

Dennis Brierton, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP

System Director, Clinical Services Dennis received his B.S. from the University of Wisconsin and his Pharm.D. from the University of Illinois-Chicago. He completed a specialty residency in adult internal medicine at Purdue University.

Kristin Cannon, R.Ph.

Sr. Director Pharmacy Operations Kristin received her B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin. Kristin is the Sr. Director of Pharmacy Operations for Aurora Health Care-North, which includes the 6 hospitals north of the Milwaukee area. Kristin co-precepts the administration rotation at Aurora BayCare Medical Center and is a preceptor in the PGY-2 Health System Pharmacy Administration program.

Julie Dagam, Pharm.D., BCPS

PGY1 Residency Program Director – Aurora Health Care Metro, Inc Julie received both her B.S. and her Pharm.D. from the University of Wisconsin. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Aurora Health Care, and currently practices at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. Julie co-precepts the Epilepsy/Neurology elective learning experience (in the PGY1-Aurora Health Care Metro, Inc program) and the Pharmacy Recruiting required learning experience (in the PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration program). She also supports all of the residency programs at sites across the Aurora Health Care system.

Angela De Ianni, R.Ph., M.B.A.

Director of Pharmacy, Aurora West Allis Medical Center Angela graduated from UW-Madison with a B.S. in pharmacy in 1998 and obtained an M.B.A. from UW-Milwaukee in 2005. After working as a staff pharmacist at St. Joseph’s Hospital for seven years, she was promoted to Supervisor and then Director of Pharmacy at St. Joseph’s for the following three years. Angela came to Aurora West Allis Medical Center in 2009.

Ashley Feldt, Pharm.D., M.B.A

Director of Pharmacy, Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center Ashley received her Pharm.D. and M.B.A. from Drake University in Des Monies, Iowa. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY-2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency at Aurora Health Care. She is a pharmacy manager at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center and oversees pharmacy services at the Aurora Cancer Care Clinics. She is involved in precepting the administration rotation.

John Gates, R.Ph.

Vice President Retail Pharmacy Operations John received his B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin. At Aurora, he is responsible for ensuring efficient operations of the 70 retail pharmacies including financial, marketing, purchasing and human resource functions. He is a preceptor for the Aurora Retail Pharmacy Administrative rotation. John was awarded 2010 Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin Pharmacist of the Year.

Emma Hews, Pharm.D.

Director of Pharmacy, Aurora Sinai Medical Center Emma received her BS in Biology/Biotechnology from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and her Pharm.D. from Shenandoah University. She completed both the PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and the PGY-2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency at Aurora Health Care.

Arlene Iglar, R.Ph., M.S.

Sr. Director of Pharmacy Operations Arlene received both her B.S. in Pharmacy and her M.S. in Hospital Pharmacy Administration from the University of Wisconsin. She completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and a PGY-2 Pharmacy Administration Residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.

Al Loeb, M.S., R.Ph.

Sr. Director of Pharmacy Operations Al received his B.S. in Pharmacy from Purdue University. He obtained his M.S. in Hospital Pharmacy Administration from the University of Wisconsin and completed a two-year residency in practice management at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.

Barry M. McClain, Pharm.D., M.S.

Pharmacy Manager, Information Systems Barry received his B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharm.D. from The Ohio State University and his M.S. in Health-System Pharmacy Administration from the University of Wisconsin. He completed his PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY2 Pharmacy Administration Residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He is a preceptor for the PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration Residency.

Michael A. Metz, R.Ph.

Director of Pharmacy, Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center Mike received his B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin. Mike oversees Central Pharmacy operations, automation and sterile products for Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. Mike precepts the administration rotation for PGY-1 residents and co-precepts PGY-2 administration residents for operation rotations at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center.

Chad Smith, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS

Director of Pharmacy, Aurora St. Lukes Medical Center Chad received his BS from Marquette University, and his Pharm.D. and MBA from Creighton University. He did a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice residency and a specialty PGY-2 Health System Administration residency at St. Luke’s Medical Center, Aurora Health Care. Chad precepts the administration rotation for PGY-1 residents and co-precepts PGY-2 administration residents for operation rotations at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center.

Prati Wojtal, R.Ph., M.S.

Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Services Prati received her B.S. in Pharmacy and M.S. in Hospital Pharmacy Administration from the University of Minnesota. She completed a two-year administrative residency at United and Children’s Hospitals in St. Paul, Minnesota. Prati has been very active with the state pharmacy organizations serving first as secretary then as president for the Wisconsin Society of Health-System Pharmacists in 1995-96, and also board member for the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin in 1998-99 and again in 2006 – 2008. She was appointed to the ASHP Council on Organizational Affairs and the Council on Legal and Professional Affairs, invited to participate as a member of the Consensus Recommendations Panel at the 2014 ASHP Ambulatory Care Conference and Summit, and recognized as a Fellow of ASHP in June 2014.

Tom Woller, R.Ph., M.S., FASHP

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Tom received his B.S. in Pharmacy and M.S. in Hospital Pharmacy Administration from the University of Wisconsin. He completed a two-year residency in practice management at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. Tom has served as a member of the ASHP Commission on Credentialing, the body responsible for accreditation of pharmacy residency programs.

Stacy Wucherer, R.Ph.

Manager of Packaging Center Pharmacy Services Stacy received her B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin. She completed the PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and the PGY-2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency at Aurora Health Care. Stacy is responsible for the packaging center and pharmacy automation.