PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency – Aurora Health Care Metro, Inc. Milwaukee, WI

Program Overview | Preceptors | Resident

Preceptors

Jessica N. Battaglia, Pharm.D., BCACP

Clinical Pharmacist Jessica received her Pharm.D. in 2008 from Ferris State University in Big Rapids MI. She completed her PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency Program through the University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy and Marshland Pharmacies Inc in Dodge County, and she completed her PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency through the University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy and Wingra Family Medicine Clinic in Madison. She is currently a preceptor for the PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency at St. Luke’s Medical Center.

Dareen Bleibel, Pharm.D.

PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency Program Director
Ambulatory clinical coordinator
Dareen received her B.S. in zoology and her Pharm.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She completed a PGY-1 Community Pharmacy Residency at Aurora HealthCare. She practices both at the Aurora St. Luke’s Outpatient Pharmacy and the Pharmacist-Managed Anticoagulation Clinic. She precepts the clinical services rotation.

Vanessa Grunske, Pharm.D., BCACP

Clinical Pharmacist Vanessa received both her B.S. and Pharm.D. from the University of Wisconsin. She works in the Physician Office Building Pharmacy at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center and also holds a non-dispensing position as a clinic pharmacist at the Aurora Sinai Family Care Center. She precepts the PGY-1 Community Residency clinical forum and longitudinal clinic rotations.

Audra Kilburg, Pharm.D.

Clinical Pharmacist Audra received her Pharm.D. from the University of Iowa. She completed a PGY-1 Community Pharmacy Residency at Aurora Health Care. She practices both at the Aurora St. Luke’s Outpatient Pharmacy and the Aurora St. Luke’s Medication Management Clinic. She is the immunization rotation preceptor for the community pharmacy residency.

Joel Pietryga, PharmD.

Supervisor, Outpatient Pharmacy Joel received his PharmD from Purdue University in 2006. Prior to coming to Aurora in 2013, Joel spent 7 years in retail pharmacy executing various roles; float pharmacist, pharmacy manager, market recruiter and scheduler, and district manager. Joel precepts the staffing component of the Community Pharmacy Practice resident rotation.

Stacy Soppe, Pharm.D.

Clinical Pharmacist Stacy received her B.A. from Wartburg College and her Pharm.D. from the University of Iowa. She practices at the Aurora St. Luke’s Outpatient Pharmacy and the Aurora St. Luke’s Pharmacist-Managed Anticoagulation Clinic. She is the anticoagulation clinic preceptor.

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 is a past secretary and president of the Wisconsin Society of Health-System Pharmacists and board member of the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin.