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Jane Green, BSPharm, MBA

Executive Director, Pharmacy Business Operations

Dr. Jane Green

Ms. Jane Green is the Executive Director for Pharmacy Business Operations for the UNC Healthcare System.  She is responsible for financial management, budgeting, resource utilization, reimbursement, and the development of key performance indicators for pharmacy entities within the UNC system.  Ms. Green earned her pharmacy degree from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and her MBA from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. She has prior experience in pharmacy operations, clinical pharmacy services and pharmacy leadership, practicing previously at UNC REX Hospital, the University of North Carolina Medical Center,  and Duke University Medical Center. Ms. Green is a member of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists and the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. She has served a wide variety of committees focused on hospital service planning, finance and patient safety. She has been with UNC REX for the past 10 years.

Ms. Green serves as a preceptor for the Administration II rotation.

Contact Ms. Green at Jane.Green@unchealth.unc.edu.

Stephanie Baumhover, PharmD, BCPS

Residency Program Director

Manager, Inpatient Clinical Services and Training Programs

Dr. Stephanie BaumhoverDr. Stephanie Baumhover is the Inpatient Clinical Services Manager and Residency Program Director at UNC REX Hospital. She is a member of the Department of Pharmacy Leadership Team and works with the PGY1 residents. Dr. Baumhover earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Creighton University, and completed a PGY1 Residency at the University of Virginia Health System. She brings over 20 years of experience in critical care, pediatrics, and administration, practicing previously at University of North Carolina Medical Center and CJW Medical Center in Richmond, VA. Her areas of interest include antimicrobial stewardship, critical care, regulatory compliance and pediatrics. Dr. Baumhover is a member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the American Society of Health System Pharmacists.

Dr. Baumhover is a preceptor for the Administration rotations.

Contact Dr. Baumhover at Stephanie.Baumhover@unchealth.unc.edu.

W. Russell Laundon, PharmD, MS, BCPS

Manager, Inpatient Operations and Emergency Department Services

Dr. Walter LaudonDr. W. Russell Laundon is an Inpatient Operations pharmacy manager at UNC REX Hospital. He is a member of the Department of Pharmacy Leadership Team and works with the PGY1 residents at UNC REX Hospital. He earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy, and completed a two year ASHP accredited administrative residency at Duke University Hospital from 2010-2012.

Dr. Laundon serves as a preceptor for the Administration rotation.

Contact Dr. Laundon at Walter.Laundon@unchealth.unc.edu.

Daniel Ryder, PharmD

Manager, Inpatient and Outpatient Oncology and Sterile Compounding Services

Dr. Daniel RyderDr. Daniel Ryder is a Pharmacy Manager at UNC REX Hospital, responsible for all inpatient, outpatient and offsite Oncology and Sterile Compounding services. Dr. Ryder earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Rutgers University and brings 9 years of experience from a multitude of settings including ambulatory care, community practice, and hospital practice. He also served on active duty for 3 years as a pharmacy officer in the United States Air Force in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Dr. Ryder is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He is a recent addition to UNC REX Hospital and brings a strong passion for leadership with him.

Dr. Ryder serves as a preceptor for the Administration rotations.

Contact Dr. Ryder at Daniel.Ryder@unchealth.unc.edu.

Resident Preceptors

Ginger Barrick, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist, Critical Care

Dr. Ginger BarrickDr. Ginger Barrick specializes in critical care and emergency medicine within the pharmacy department at Rex Hospital. She earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy and Masters of Clinical Research degree from Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and completed a PGY1 residency at Winchester Medical Center, one of the Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy programs. She is an authorized Dispensing Pharmacist for all clinical trials being conducted at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Barrick serves as preceptor for Critical Care I rotation. Contact Dr. Barrick at ginger.warren@unchealth.unc.edu.

David Blanchard, RPh

Clinical Pharmacist, Outpatient Oncology

Mr. David BlanchardMr. David Blanchard is a clinical pharmacist specializing in oncology and pain management at UNC REX Hospital. He practices at REX Hematology Oncology Infusion at UNC REX Hospital. He earned his Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy, completed an ASHP Oncology Patient Traineeship at Duke University Medical Center, and End-of-Life Curriculum through the Palliative Care Network.

Mr. Blanchard worked at Wake Medical Center, focusing on outpatient HIV clinics and on pediatric and neonatal care areas. He was pharmacy manager of Pronetics Healthcare, working with antibiotic home infusion, chemotherapy home infusion, and pain management and hospice care. At UNC REX, he has worked with critical care, antimicrobial stewardship, pain management, palliative and hospice care, psychotropic medications, and hematology/oncology.

Mr. Blanchard was honored as Wake AHEC Preceptor of the Year in 2005, 2008, 2010, and 2011. He is a member of Hematology Oncology Pharmacists Association and North Carolina Oncology Pharmacists.

Mr. Blanchard serves as a preceptor for the Oncology I rotation.

Contact Mr. Blanchard at David.Blanchard@unchealth.unc.edu.

Scott Christofferson, PharmD, BCPS

Emergency Department Pharmacy Team Leader

Dr. Scott ChristoffersonDr. Scott Christofferson is the team leader specializing in emergency medicine at UNC REX Hospital. He maintains a practice in the Emergency Department at UNC REX Hospital. Scott earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. He brings 13 years of experience, practicing previously as the Director of Pharmacy at Pana Community Hospital prior to coming to UNC REX.

Dr. Christofferson serves as the preceptor for the Emergency Medicine rotation.

Contact Dr. Christofferson at Scott.Christofferson@unchealth.unc.edu.

David Collins, PharmD, BCPS

Critical Care Pharmacy Team Leader

Dr. David Collins

Dr. David Collins is the team leader specializing in critical care and is a member of the antimicrobial stewardship program at UNC REX Hospital. He practices in the critical care units at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Collins earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed a PGY1 Residency at UNC Healthcare in Chapel Hill, NC.

He brings over 20 years of experience working as a clinical pharmacist. His interest areas and experiences include intensive care and infectious disease. Dr. Collins has been honored as the Wake AHEC pharmacy preceptor of the year in an inpatient setting. He is a member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.

Dr. Collins serves as primary preceptor for the Critical Care II rotation.

Contact Dr. Collins at David.Collins@unchealth.unc.edu.

Duke Eidson, PharmD, BCPS

Antimicrobial Stewardship Preceptor

Dr. Duke EidsonDr. Duke Eidson is is the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) Team leader and is a member of the Internal Medicine Team. He obtained his Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy where he graduated summa cum laude, and completed a PGY1 Residency at Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC.

Dr. Eidson serves as the preceptor for the Antimicrobial Stewardship I rotation.

Contact Dr. Eidson at Daniel.Eidson@unchealth.unc.edu.

Caroline Girardeau, PharmD, BCPS

Cardiology Pharmacy Team Leader

Dr. Caroline GirardeauDr. Caroline Girardeau joined UNC REX Healthcare in 2013. She serves as the the Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator and was previously leader for the pharmacy cardiology team. Her work interests include medication safety related to anticoagulation and antiarrhythmics, patient education initiatives, involvement in REX'S heart failure readmission prevention clinic, promoting antimicrobial stewardship, research, and education.

She is a University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy graduate. Dr. Girardeau precepts students from the UNC School of Pharmacy and Campbell University. She completed her PGY1 Residency at UNC Healthcare, Chapel Hill, NC, and her PGY2 Critical Care Residency at Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA. Dr. Girardeau brings 20 years of pharmacy practice experience from a variety of settings, including academic and community hospitals and drug development. She is a member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the Cardiology, Critical Care, and Infectious Disease PRNs.

Dr. Girardeau serves as a preceptor for the Drug Information rotation.

Contact Dr. Girardeau at Caroline.Girardeau@unchealth.unc.edu.

Rebecca Jones, PharmD, BCPS

Inpatient Oncology Pharmacy Team Leader

Dr. Rebecca JonesDr. Rebecca Jones is the team leader specializing in inpatient oncology at UNC REX Hospital. She maintains a practice in association with the inpatient oncology floor at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Jones earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy. She brings 5 years of experience while working as a clinical pharmacist.

Dr. Jones serves as a preceptor for the Oncology II rotation.

Contact Dr. Jones at Rebecca.Jones2@unchealth.unc.edu.

Jared Peak, PharmD, BCACP, CPP

Ambulatory Care Team Leader

Dr. Jared PeakDr. Jared Peak is the team leader specializing in ambulatory care and a member of the cardiology team at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Peak earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy. His primary interest areas include anticoagulation, investigational drug studies, and readmission prevention. In addition to his clinical practice roles, Dr. Peak has served as a board member on Western-Copernicus Institutional Review Board since 2013, and held positions in regulatory affairs and drug development in the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Peak is a member of the American Pharmacists Association and has served on the Government Affairs committee for the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists since 2014.

Dr. Peak serves as the preceptor for the Ambulatory Care rotation.

Contact Dr. Peak at Jared.Peak@unchealth.unc.edu.

Kelly Short, PharmD, BCPS

Surgical Services Pharmacy Department Team Leader

Dr. Kelly Short

Dr. Kelly Short is the pharmacy team leader for Surgical and Neurology Services at UNC REX Healthcare. In addition to her work as team leader, she maintains a practice in critical care. Dr. Short earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. She brings more than 20 years of experience as a pharmacist and has served the patients of UNC REX and the Raleigh community since 2011. Her professional affiliations include membership in the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the Neurocritical Care Society. Through her collaboration with the hospital’s Stroke Team, Dr. Short actively participates in the development and implementation of advanced stroke care initiatives at UNC Rex. Dr. Short serves as the primary preceptor for the Neurology/Surgery resident elective rotation.

Contact Dr. Short at Kelly.Short@unchealth.unc.edu.

Tramaine Young, PharmD, MSCR, BCPS

Dr. Lumbert

Internal Medicine Pharmacy Team Leader

Dr. Tramaine Young is the team leader specializing in internal medicine. He is a member of the critical care team and a dispensing pharmacist for investigational drug studies at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Young earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy and Masters of Clinical Research degree from Campbell University College of Pharmacy.

He completed his PGY1 Residency at UNC Rex Hospital and his residency research project involved evaluation of vancomycin pharmacokinetics in the elderly. His practice interests include internal medicine, critical care, and investigational drug studies.

Dr. Young serves as the preceptor for the Internal Medicine rotation.

Contact Dr. Young at Tramaine.Young@unchealth.unc.edu

Oksana Barakat, PharmD, BCPS-AQ Cardiology

Dr. BarakatPharmacist Team Leader-Cardiovascular

Dr. Oksana Barakat is the team leader for the cardiovascular team at UNC Rex Healthcare. Dr. Barakat received her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and completed a PGY1 Residency at ECU School of Medicine/Vidant Healthcare in Greenville, NC. She has earned Added Qualifications in Cardiology from the Board of Pharmacy Specialties for her clinical practice, research, and education in the area of cardiovascular pharmacotherapy. Dr. Barakat brings diverse experience from managing ambulatory care practice at Greenville CBOC Durham Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic and practicing as a cardiology critical care clinical pharmacist and medication safety pharmacist at WakeMed Health and Hospitals over 6 years. Her past experiences and interests include development of clinical initiatives, such as heart failure readmission program, prospective profile reviews in intensive care units, and teaching doctor of pharmacy students, PGY1 residents, and PGY 2 cardiology and critical care residents. She is a member of American College of Clinical Pharmacy and Cardiology PRN network.

Dr. Barakat serves as a preceptor for Cardiology I and II rotations.

Contact Dr. Barakat at Oksana.barakat@unchealth.unc.edu

Jason Jones, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Lumbert

Resident Staffing Director

Dr. Jason Jones is a member of the antimicrobial stewardship program and critical care teams. He obtained his Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree from Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy where he graduated summa cum laude, and completed a PGY1 Residency at Augusta University Medical Center/UGA in Augusta, GA.

Dr. Jones serves as the resident staffing preceptor.

Contact Dr. Jones at jason.jones@unchealth.unc.edu

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