PGY-2 Critical Care Program Staff & Preceptors

Residency Coordinators

Megan Rech, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP
PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director
Residency Research Coordinator
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: Master in Clinical Research Methods, Loyola University Chicago 2016; PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, 2010; PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy, 2009

Tonya Scardina, PharmD, BCPS (AQ ID)
Teaching Certificate Co-Coordinator
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
Education: Fellowship, Infectious Disease Pharmacotherapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009; PharmD, University of Missouri-Kansas City College of Pharmacy, 2008

Lindsay Wittekindt, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
Teaching Certificate Co-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

Elisabeth Donahey, PharmD, BCPS
PharmAcademic Coordinator
Lead Clinical Pharmacist, Neurocritical Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Emory University Hospital, 2012; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011; PharmD, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, 2010

Required Rotations and Preceptors

Medical Intensive Care Unit

Erin Mancl, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, 2012; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, 2011; PharmD, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy, 2010

Surgery/Trauma Critical Care

Whitney Chaney, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Trauma/Surgical Intensive Care Unit
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

Neurosciences Critical Care

Elisabeth Donahey, PharmD, BCPS
Lead Clinical Pharmacist, Neurocritical Care Unit
Education: PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Emory University Hospital, 2012; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011; PharmD, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, 2010

Stephanie Bennett Wesling, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Critical Care
Education: PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012; PharmD, Creighton University School of Pharmacy, 2011

Cardiovascular Surgery Critical Care

Nancy Eleftherlopoulos, PharmD, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Cardiovascular Surgery Intensive Care Unit
Education: PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2004

Burn Critical Care

Sarah Zavala, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Pharmacist, Burn Intensive Care Unit
Education: PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital, 2011; PharmD, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2010

Emergency Medicine

Megan Rech, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP
PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: Master in Clinical Research Methods, Loyola University Chicago 2016; PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, 2010; PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy, 2009

Pharmacy Operations (Longitudinal)

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

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

Megan Rech, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP
PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: Master in Clinical Research Methods, Loyola University Chicago 2016; PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, 2010; PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy, 2009

Pharmacy Improvement (Longitudinal)

Melissa Ochalla, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Education Coordinator
Education: PharmD, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2007

Megan Rech, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP
PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: Master in Clinical Research Methods, Loyola University Chicago 2016; PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, 2010; PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy, 2009

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

Elizabeth Hetterman, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Kidney/Liver Transplant
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant, University of Maryland Medical Center, 2009; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City, 2008; PharmD, Creighton University School of Pharmacy, 2007

Cassie Stromayer, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Kidney/Liver Transplant
Education: PGY2 Solid Organ Transplatn, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2016; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicag, 2015; PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2014

Infectious Diseases

Laurie Labuszewski, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
Education: PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 1989

Tonya Scardina, PharmD, BCPS (AQ ID)
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
Education: Fellowship, Infectious Disease Pharmacotherapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009; PharmD, University of Missouri-Kansas City College of Pharmacy, 2008

Shellee Grim, PharmD, MS-CTS, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
Education: MS-CTS, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012; PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency, University of Kentucky, 2003; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Kentucky, 2002; PharmD, Washington State University, 2001

Lung Transplant

Josh Rusinak, PharmD, MBA
Clinical Pharmacist, Lung Transplant
Education: MBA, Loyola University Chicago, 2012; PGY2 Critical Care Residency, University of Kentucky, 2006; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Rush University Medical Center, 2005; PharmD, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, 2004

Heart Transplant/Advanced Heart Failure

Abigail Cook, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplant
Education: PGY2 Cardiology Residency, University of North Carolina Hospital and Clinics, 2009; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of North Carolina Hospital and Clinics, 2008; PharmD, University of North Carolina, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, 2008

Hematology/Oncology

Mary Fox-Geiman, PharmD, BCOP
Clinical Pharmacist, Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
Education: PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 1987; BS Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, 1984

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Lindsay Wittekindt, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
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

Toxicology (Off-site)

Residency Program Director

Megan Rech, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP
PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director
Clinical Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine
Education: Master in Clinical Research Methods, Loyola University Chicago 2016; PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Midwestern University/Rush University Medical Center, 2011; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, 2010; PharmD, LECOM School of Pharmacy, 2009