PGY 1 Staff & Preceptors | Pharmacy Residency | Loyola Medicine

PGY 1 Program Staff and Preceptors

Residency Coordinators

Megan Rech, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP, FCCM
PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director
Residency Research Coordinator
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, 2010; PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy, 2009

Kevin Chang, PharmD, BCCCP
Residency Recruitment Coordinator
Lead Clinical Pharmacist, Surgical/Trauma and Burn Intensive Care Units
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, University of North Carolina Medical Center, 2018; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2017; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2016

RaeAnn Hirschy, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Residency Recruitment Coordinator
Clinical Pharmacist, Cardiovascular Surgery Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2017; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Loyola University Medical Center, 2016; PharmD, Rosalind Franklin University College of Pharmacy, 2015

Lindsay Wittekindt, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
Teaching Certificate Coordinator
Clinical Pharmacist, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Pediatric Residency, Texas Children’s Hospital, 2009; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Boston Medical Center, 2008; PharmD, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2007

Required Rotations and Preceptors

Adult Acute Care

Evelina Lin, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, General Medicine
Education: PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Vista Health System, 2010; PharmD, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, 2009

Denise Kolanczyk, PharmD, BCPS-AQ Cardiology
Clinical Pharmacist, General Medicine
Associate Professor, Midwestern Chicago College of Pharmacy
Education: PGY2 Pharmacotherapy Residency, Indiana University Health System, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Indiana University Health System, 2010; PharmD, Butler University, 2009

Rachel Ieuter, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, General Medicine
Assistant Professor, Midwestern Chicago College of Pharmacy
Education: PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2015; PharmD, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2014

Anjali Lamba, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Cardiology
Education: PharmD, Wayne State University College of Pharmacy, 2005

Lynley Heinrich, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Hepatology
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2008

Sabrina Sanchez, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist, Hepatology
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2018; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2017; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2016

Pediatrics

Lindsay Wittekindt, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Pediatrics and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Pediatric Residency, Texas Children’s Hospital, 2009; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Boston Medical Center, 2008; PharmD, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2007

Pamela Nicoski, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Pediatric Residency, Medical University of South Carolina, 2000; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Duke University Medical Center, 1999; PharmD, University of Illinois College of Pharmacy, 1998

Infectious Diseases

Jenna Lopez, PharmD, BCIDP
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
Education: PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, 2017, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, 2016, PharmD, Midwestern University, 2015

Maressa Santarossa, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP
Clinical Pharmacist, Transplant Infectious Diseases
Education: PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency, University of Michigan Health System, 2017; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2016; PharmD, Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy, 2015

Critical Care

Whitney Chaney, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Lead Clinical Pharmacist, Surgical/Trauma and Burn Intensive Care Units
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, University of Maryland Medical Center, 2012; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Parkland Health and Hospital System, 2011; PharmD, University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, 2010

Kevin Chang, PharmD, BCCCP
Lead Clinical Pharmacist, Surgical/Trauma and Burn Intensive Care Units
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, University of North Carolina Medical Center, 2018; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2017; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2016

Tim Cober, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2015; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, NorthShore University Health System, 2014; PharmD, University of Florida College of Pharmacy, 2013

RaeAnn Hirschy, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Cardiovascular Surgery and Coronary Care Intensive Care Units
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2017; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Loyola University Medical Center, 2016; PharmD, Rosalind Franklin University College of Pharmacy, 2015

Kyle Moomey, PharmD, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Neurology/Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2017; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County, 2016; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2015

Pharmacy Administration

Joe Vadakara, PharmD, MBA, MPH
Regional Director of Pharmacy Services
Education: PharmD, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2010; MBA, Benedictine University, 2018; MPH, Benedictine University, 2018

Elizabeth Greenhalgh, PharmD, BCPS
Regional Associate Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services and Residency Programs
Education: PGY2 Cardiology Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2008; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2007

Paloma Garcia, PharmD
Associate Director of Operations
Education: PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2020; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, 2019; PharmD, Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy, 2018

John Ilic, PharmD, MBA-HCM
Manager, Pharmacy Informatics
Education: PharmD, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 1998; MBA-HCM, Loyola University Chicago, 2012

Pharmacy Operations (Longitudinal)

Katie Ferguson, PharmD, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Critical Care
PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Boston Medical Center, 2018; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Chicago Medicine, 2017; PharmD, Chicago State University College of Pharmacy, 2016

Brian Monzon, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Critical Care
Education: PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Union Hospital, 2014; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2013

Elective Rotations and Preceptors

Abdominal Transplant

Lynley Heinrich, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Kidney/Liver Transplant
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2008

Sabrina Sanchez, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist, Kidney/Liver Transplant
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2018; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2017; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2016

Medicine/Surgery

Candy Ng, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, General Medicine/Surgery
Education: PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, NorthShore University Health System, 2012; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2011

Lung Transplant

John Lyons, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Lung Transplant
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Residency, University Health System, 2017; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2016; PharmD, University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, 2015

Phoebe Stracener, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist, Lung Transplant
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Residency, University of Chicago Medicine, 2019; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 2018; PharmD, University of Washington School of Pharmacy, 2017

Heart Transplant/Advanced Heart Failure

Jenna Negrelli, PharmD, BCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplant
Education: PGY2 Cardiology Residency, University of North Carolina Medical Center, 2014; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, 2013; PharmD, University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, 2012

Emergency Medicine

Megan Rech, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP, FCCM
PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, 2010; PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy, 2009

Neal Lyons, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: PGY2 Emergency Medicine Residency, Advocate Christ Medical Center, 2013; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of New Mexico Hospitals, 2012; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011

Hematology/Oncology

Jamie Kalangara Thomas, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist, Bone Marrow Transplant
Education: PGY2 Oncology Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2020; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2019; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2018

Residency Program Director

Elizabeth Greenhalgh, PharmD, BCPS
PGY1 Residency Program Director
Regional Associate Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services and Residency Programs
Education: PGY2 Cardiology Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2008; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2007