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BHL Pharmacy Residency Preceptors



Pharmacy Preceptors

Back Row L to R - Brian Host, Will Stewart, Genevieve Swiderski, Mike Anderson  Herb Pettit

Front Row L to R - Jeff Cassidy, Amy Weir, Megan Brafford, Whitney Thomas

Not Pictured - Paul Lucas

 

Mike Anderson, PharmD, MBA

Pharmacy Manager

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Administration)

 

    Education/Training

    MBA, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY 2001

    Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 1990

    BS Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 1982

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Management, general practice

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Golf, University of Kentucky sports, reading

 

 

Megan Brafford, PharmD, BCOP

Oncology Pharmacy Specialist

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Oncology)

 

    Education/Training

    PGY-2 Hematology/Oncology Residency, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 2013

    PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, Jacksonville, FL, 2012

    Doctor of Pharmacy, Samford University, Birmingham, AL, 2011

    BS Nutrition Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 2007

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Hematology/Oncology, Education, Residency training

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Hiking, camping, traveling, hanging out with friends, running, cheering on the Georgia Bulldogs

 

Jeff Cassidy, BSPharm

Medication Reconciliation

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Hospital Practice)

 

 

    Education/Training

    Residency, General Hospital Practice, University of Alabama – Birmingham 1990

    BS Pharmacy, Samford University, Birmingham, AL 1989

 

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Medication Reconciliation, Patient Education, General Medicine

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Duck hunting, shotgun sports, golf, cars

 

 

Brian Host, PharmD, BCPS

Residency Program Director

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Infectious Disease)

 

    Education/Training

    PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, St. Claire Regional Medical Center, Morehead, KY, 2008

    Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2007

    BS Chemistry, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 2002

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Residency training, Education, Infectious Disease, General Practice

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Family time, sports, movies, music

 

 

Paul  Lucas, PharmD, BCPS

Director of Pharmacy

 

    Education/Training

    Doctor of Pharmacy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 1979

    BS Pharmacy, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH 1977

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Administration, Cardiac, Infectious Disease

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Reading, fitness, investing, sports, movies

 

 

Herb Pettit, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Coordinator

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (CT Surgery/ICU)

 

    Education/Training

    Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1994

    BS Pharmacy, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 1988

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Cardiothroasic Surgery ICU, Critical Care Medicine, Medication Safety

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Family time, farming, horseback riding, camping, hiking, amateur radio,

 

 

Will Stewart, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Cardiology)

 

    Education/Training

    PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, KY, 2011

    Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2010

    BS Biology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2005

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Cardiology, Critical Care, General Practice, Residency training

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Family time, camping, reading, movies

 

Genevieve Swiderski, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Oncology)

 

    Education/Training

    Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2007

    BS Biology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2003

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    Oncology, General Practice

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Crossfit, reading, movies

 

Whitney Thomas, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Medicine)

 

    Education/Training

    PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Baptist Health Lexington, Lexington, KY, 2013

    Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2012

    BS Health Science, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN, 2009

 

    Clinical Practice Area/Interests

    General Practice, Critical Care Medicine, Residency Training

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Family time, running, music, movies, St. Louis Cardinals baseball, Kentucky Wildcats basketball

 

 

Amy Weir, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmacy Residency Preceptor (Critical Care)

 

    Education/Training

    Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 2004

    BSPS/ Chemistry minor, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 2002

 

    Clinical Practice Area/ Interests

    Critical Care Medicine, Pain Management

 

    Interests/Hobbies

    Running, triathlons, kayaking, outdoor activities with family