Laura Blackburn, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, FCCM

Clinical Pharmacy Manager, PGY1 Residency Program Director

  • Preceptor for pharmacy administration and management, health system administration and grand rounds
  • Research project advisor
  • PharmD – The University of Texas at Austin
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, UF Health Jacksonville
  • PGY2 – Critical care, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Research interests include anticoagulation and reversal, sepsis, hemodynamics management, pain and sedation management in the critically ill

Rincy Chacko, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Research project advisor
  • PharmD – Texas Tech University Health Science Center
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Hillcrest Hospital South
  • Research interests include antimicrobial stewardship and geriatric care

Nhi Duong, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, BCCP

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for emergency medicine
  • PharmD – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • PGY2 – Critical care, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Research interests include cardiology, critical care and emergency medicine

Hannah Ehrenfeld, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Coordinator

  • Preceptor for cardiology and cardiovascular critical care
  • Research project advisor
  • PharmD – Texas A&M University
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Scott & White Medical Center
  • PGY2 – Solid organ transplant, CHI St. Luke’s Health
  • Research interests include transplant, cardiology and anticoagulation

Ashitha Jayachandran, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for orientation
  • PharmD – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, UTMB Health
  • Research interests include infectious disease, pediatrics, oral antibiotics for gram negative bacteremia and anticoagulant dosing in COVID-19 positive patients

Brady McMahon, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for internal medicine I and internal medicine II
  • Research project advisor
  • PharmD – The University of Texas at Austin
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
  • Research interests include antibiotic stewardship and anticoagulation

Kelsey Olson, PharmD, BCIDP

Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Stewardship

  • Preceptor for infectious diseases I, infectious diseases II and research
  • PharmD – University of Wisconsin
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Aurora Health Care Metro, Inc.
  • PGY2 – Infectious diseases, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Research interests include antibiotic stewardship, rapid diagnostic technology, staphylococcus aureus bacteremia management and IV vs. PO antibiotics

Eric Richards, RPh

Director of Pharmacy

  • Preceptor for pharmacy administration and management, healthcare improvement and innovation
  • BS – Ohio Northern University
  • Research interests include pharmacy operations and staffing models

Jonathan Patterson, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for critical care
  • PharmD – The University of Texas at Austin
  • PGY1 – CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center
  • PGY2 – Critical care, CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center
  • Research interests include analgesia and sedation, shock and critical illness-related corticosteroid insufficiency

Noopur Shah, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for staffing
  • PharmD – Lipscomb University
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Birmingham VA Medical Center
  • Research interest includes pediatrics

Khine Tun, PharmD, BCCCP

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for critical care
  • PharmD – The University of Texas at Austin
  • PGY1 – Methodist Hospital and Methodist Children’s Hospital of South Texas
  • PGY2 – Critical care, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
  • Research interests include pain, agitation and delirium management, sepsis and alcohol withdrawal

Tram Vo, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for internal medicine I
  • PharmD – Texas Southern University
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Medical Center Hospital
  • Research interests includes infectious disease, cardiology and gastrointestinal diseases

Christina Yang, PharmD, BCCCP

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Preceptor for emergency medicine
  • Research project advisor
  • PharmD – University of California San Diego
  • PGY1 – Pharmacy residency, Palomar Medical Center
  • PGY2 – Emergency medicine, Huntington Memorial Hospital
  • Research interests include trauma and toxicology

Michelle Yazdchi, PharmD, BCPS, CPHQ, CPPS

Medication Safety Officer

  • Preceptor for medication safety, healthcare improvement and innovation
  • Research project advisor
  • PharmD – Texas A&M University
  • PGY1 – Managed care, HCA Healthcare and University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • Research interests include medication safety, quality and process improvement, and inter-professional collaboration