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Our Preceptors

Program Leadership

Jane Green, BSPharm, MBA

Director, Pharmacy Department


Dr. Jane GreenMs. Jane Green is the Pharmacy Director, responsible for all Inpatient, Outpatient and offsite pharmacy clinical and operational services. 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 many years of experience in pharmacy operations, clinical pharmacy services and pharmacy leadership, practicing previously at Duke University Medical Center and the University of North Carolina Medical Center. Ms. Green is a member of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists. She serves on a wide variety of hospital committees focused on hospital service planning, finance and patient safety. She has been in her current role at UNC REX Hospital for the past 8 years.

Ms. Green serves as a preceptor for the Administration rotations.

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 Drug Information and Administration rotations.

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, MSCR

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 a preceptor for Critical Care rotations. Contact Dr. Barrick at Ginger.Barrick@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 rotations.

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 11 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 CollinsDr. David Collins is the team leader specializing in critical care and a member of the antimicrobial stewardship program team at UNC REX Hospital. He maintains a practice in association with the critical care units at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Collins earned his Bachelors of Science in Pharmacy and his Doctorate of Pharmacy degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed a PGY1 Residency at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill, NC.

He brings 24 years of experience working as a clinical pharmacist, including 16 years at UNC REX Hospital. 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 the preceptor for Critical Care rotations.

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

Matt Daniel, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist, Internal Medicine

Dr. Matt DanielDr. Matt Daniel earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy and completed a PGY1 Residency at UNC REX Hospital. For his residency research project he helped implement a dose-range checking clinical decision support system at UNC REX Hospital and analyzed its impact on patient safety. After completion of his PGY1 Residency, Dr. Daniel began working at UNC REX Hospital as a clinical pharmacist specializing in internal medicine and emergency medicine.

He serves as an Introductory and Advanced Hospital rotation preceptor for PY1 and PY4 pharmacy students. Dr. Daniel is an authorized Dispensing Pharmacist for several clinical trials being conducted at UNC REX Hospital, and he is the designated Analytical Reporting Specialist for the UNC REX Hospital Department of Pharmacy.

Dr. Daniel serves as a preceptor for the Internal Medicine rotation.

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

Duke Eidson, PharmD, BCPS

Resident Staffing Preceptor

Dr. Duke EidsonDr. Duke Eidson is a member of the antimicrobial stewardship program and internal medicine teams. 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 longitudinal Resident Staffing rotation and Resident Orientation month.

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

Jonathan Gerber, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP

Outpatient Oncology Pharmacy Team Leader

Dr. Jonathan GerberDr. Jonathan Gerber is the team leader specializing in outpatient oncology at UNC REX Hospital. He practices at REX Hematology Oncology Infusion at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Gerber earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Ohio Northern University. He brings 13 years of experience, practicing previously at University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, Nevada Cancer Institute, and Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

Dr. Gerber serves as a preceptor for the Oncology rotation.

Contact Dr. Gerber at Jonathan.Gerber@unchealth.unc.edu.

Caroline Girardeau, PharmD, BCPS

Cardiology Pharmacy Team Leader

Dr. Caroline GirardeauDr. Caroline Girardeau joined UNC REX Healthcare in 2013. She cares for patients admitted to the cardiology and critical care services. She is responsible for leading professional development for pharmacists affiliated with the 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 Cardiology rotations.

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 rotations.

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

Jared Peak, PharmD, 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.

Myra R. Hawkins, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID)

Clinical Pharmacist, Antimicrobial Stewardship

Dr. Myra Hawkins Dr. Myra Hawkins is a clinical pharmacist specializing in adult infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Hawkins earned her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and her Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of North Carolina School of Pharmacy. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship in Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Duke University Hospital. She has earned Added Qualifications in Infectious Diseases from the Board of Pharmacy Specialties and holds advanced certification in antimicrobial stewardship from Making a Difference in Infectious Diseases. Dr. Hawkins brings 28 years of diverse clinical, research, and academic experience to UNC REX. She has previously practiced in pediatric infectious diseases, home infusion therapy, medical and surgical critical care, and adult hematology/oncology. Dr. Hawkins was named Wake AHEC Preceptor of the Year in an Inpatient Setting in 2013. She is a member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases Society of America, American Society for Microbiology, and Making a Difference in Infectious Diseases.

Dr. Hawkins serves as a preceptor for the Infectious Diseases rotations. Contact Dr. Hawkins at Myra.Hawkins@unchealth.unc.edu

Kelly Short, PharmD, BCPS

Surgical Services Pharmacy Department Team Leader

Dr. Kelly ShortDr. Kelly Short is the team leader specializing in surgical services at UNC REX Hospital. She maintains a practice in the surgical floors at UNC REX Hospital. Dr. Short earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 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. Dr. Short serves as the pharmacy liaison with UNC REX Hospital’s Stroke Team and serves on the advisory council for the Triangle Stroke Support Network. She is a member of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists.

Dr. Short serves as a preceptor for the Surgical Services rotations.

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

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