Catherine DeFazio, BC, PharmD
Why I Chose Catholic Health Pharmacy Residency Program: I chose do my residency at Catholic Health because of the wide variety of learning opportunities available, including the unique longitudinal ambulatory care rotation. With these opportunities I will be able to explore areas of my interest including cardiology and ambulatory care. With Catholic Health's partnership with D'Youville I will be able to participate in precepting students and teaching lectures within their School of pharmacy.
Nicholas Langdon, PharmD
Resident Research: “Relationship between the magnitude of hyperglycemia and the incidence of antimicrobial resistance in patients with urinary pathogens”
Why I Chose Catholic Health Pharmacy Residency Program: I chose to do my residency with Catholic Health because of the various opportunities for robust learning experiences in an inviting and supportive environment. Catholic Health offers many exciting and engaging rotations and will tailor your residency experience to meet your individual interests and career goals. The ability to participate in outpatient ambulatory care services, multi-disciplinary internal medicine rounds, and presenting guest lectures at D’Youville School of Pharmacy are just a few of the ways that this residency program allows us as pharmacy residents to engage with patients, fellow healthcare professionals and upcoming pharmacy students.
Lauren Paul, PharmD
Resident Research: Pharmacist driven interchange to preferred pre-operative antibiotics
Why I Chose Catholic Health Pharmacy Residency Program: I chose Catholic Health because it gave me an opportunity to choose many rotations that correlate with my areas of interest such as infectious diseases, critical care, and cardiology. Catholic Health provides a wide variety of core and elective rotations across all hospital sites that prepare you for either a PGY-2 residency or starting your career.
Alyssa Privitera, PharmD
Resident Research: Evaluating Current Practices of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy and Associated Outcome
Why I Chose Catholic Health Pharmacy Residency Program: I chose Catholic Health for my residency for the wide range of rotations, including ambulatory care. The comprehensive nature of the program will allow me to practice at my full potential as a clinical pharmacist in many unique settings. Additionally, the wealth of knowledge I can obtain from the program’s preceptors will greatly benefit my long-term success as a pharmacist.