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Current Residents

2020 - 2021 Residents

2019 - 2020 Residents

 


Gillian Leung, PharmD

PGY2 Cardiology Resident

Dr. Gillian Leung, originally from metro Detroit, earned her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from Wayne State University and her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Michigan. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Beaumont, Royal Oak (MI). Dr. Leung is the PGY2 Cardiology Resident at UNC REX Healthcare. Her practice interests include anticoagulation, cardiovascular critical care, and general cardiology. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, Dr. Leung precepts student pharmacists and PGY1 residents, facilitates patient care lab simulations, and lectures at Campbell University College of Pharmacy. Her current research projects are focused on the use of investigational assays to validate an institutional heparin nomogram for patients previously maintained on oral factor Xa inhibitors as well as on patient satisfaction and quality of life post-Watchman device implantation. Outside of residency, she enjoys staying involved in professional organizations. She is currently serving on the ASHP New Practitioner Forum Career Development Advisory Group and APhA New Practitioners Network Editorial Advisory Board.

Tyler BrouseTyler Brouse, PharmD

PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Dr. Tyler Brouse, originally from Phoenix, Arizona, earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from Arizona State University. After two years of working in an acute psychiatric hospital, he returned to school and received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences. His practice interests include critical care, cardiology, and psychiatry. In addition to clinical and operational responsibilities, Dr. Brouse is enrolled in the UNC Resident Teaching and Learning Certificate Program and will be involved with the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as a teaching assistant this year. His research involves investigating the safety and efficacy of direct oral anticoagulants following ultrasound-assisted catheter directed thrombolysis for venous thromboembolism. Upon completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Dr. Brouse plans to earn board certification in pharmacotherapy and pursue a PGY2 position in one of his areas of interest. Outside of residency, he can always be found in the park with his dog or relaxing by the pool. 

Sheniece CarpenterSheniece Carpenter, PharmD, MS

PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Dr. Sheniece Carpenter, originally from Middleboro, Massachusetts, obtained her Bachelor of Science at North Carolina State University. She then earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy and Master of Science degrees at the Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences. Her practice interests include emergency medicine and critical care. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, Dr. Carpenter is enrolled in the UNC Teaching & Learning Certificate Program and will be serving as a teaching assistant as the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. Her research project involves evaluating the use and clinical outcomes of sodium bicarbonate in hyperkalemia treatment. Upon completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Dr. Carpenter plans to pursue a PGY2 in emergency medicine and to obtain board certification in pharmacotherapy. Outside of pharmacy, she likes to hike in Umstead State Park with her husband and their two dogs.

Rebecca FarleyRebecca Farley, PharmD

PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Dr. Rebecca Farley, originally from Greensboro, North Carolina, earned her Bachelor of Science in biology and Bachelor of Arts in chemistry from UNC before completing her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree at UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. Her practice interests include critical care, emergency medicine, and oncology. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, Dr. Farley is enrolled in the UNC Resident Teaching and Learning Certificate Program and will be serving as a teaching assistant at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. Her research involves the evaluation of dexmedetomidine duration on the incidence of rebound hypertension. Upon completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Dr. Farley plans to earn board certification in pharmacotherapy and pursue a PGY2 position in one of her areas of interest. Outside of pharmacy, she enjoys playing tennis and exploring the local trails around Raleigh.

Mattlyn TartMattlyn Tart, PharmD

PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Dr. Mattie Tart, originally from Benson, North Carolina, completed her prerequisite training and earned her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree at the Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences. Her practice interests include ambulatory care, critical care, and cardiology. In addition to clinical and operational responsibilities, Dr. Tart is enrolled in the UNC Resident Teaching and Learning Certificate Program and will be involved with the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as a teaching assistant this year. Her research involves investigating the safety and efficacy of reduced versus full-dose prasugrel in elderly patients following acute coronary syndrome. Upon completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at UNC REX, Dr. Tart plans to pursue a PGY2 in an area of her interest and earn appropriate board certifications. Outside of residency, she can be found at PNC Arena cheering on the Carolina Hurricanes, or enjoying time by the water.

2019 - 2020 Residents

2019 - 2020 Residents

 


Olivia Roberts, PharmD

PGY2 Cardiology Resident

Olivia Witt

Dr. Olivia Roberts, originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, completed her prerequisite training at Miami University before transferring to the University of Cincinnati where she earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at UNC REX Healthcare. She is currently serving as the first PGY2 Cardiology Resident at UNC REX Healthcare. Her practice interests include general cardiology, cardiac critical care medicine, and electrophysiology. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, Dr. Roberts is involved with precepting pharmacy students and PGY1 residents on rotation, facilitating patient care labs, and giving didactic lectures at the Campbell University College of Pharmacy. Her current research is focused on using investigational assays to validate the use of an institutional heparin nomogram for patients receiving heparin that were previously on oral factor Xa inhibitors.

Brandon Beers, PharmD

PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Brandon Beers

Dr. Brandon Beers, originally from Nashville, Tennessee, earned his Bachelor of Science in biochemistry before completing his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree at Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. His practice interests include cardiology, ambulatory care and antimicrobial stewardship. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Beers is enrolled in the UNC Resident Teaching and Learning Certificate Program and will be serving as a teaching assistant at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the spring. His research involves the evaluation of efficacy and safety of antithrombotic regimens in patients undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedures. Upon completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Dr. Beers plans to earn board certification in pharmacotherapy and pursue a PGY2 in cardiology.

Rachel Diaz, PharmD, MS

Rachel DiazPGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Dr. Rachel Diaz, originally from Boca Raton, Florida, obtained a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN.  She then attended the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to earn her Master of Science and Doctorate of Pharmacy degrees.  Her practice interests include internal medicine and critical care.  In addition to her clinical responsibilities, Dr. Diaz is enrolled in the UNC Teaching Certificate Program and will be serving as a teaching assistant at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the spring.  Her research focuses on evaluating the duration of antibiotics in the ICU through pharmacist-driven procalcitonin monitoring.  Dr. Diaz plans to pursue a PGY2 following her PGY1 year.

Ethan Gerrald, PharmD

Ethan GerraldPGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Dr. Ethan Gerrald, originally from Aynor, South Carolina, obtained his B.S. in Biochemistry at the College of Charleston. He then earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. His practice interests include Cardiology, Oncology, Internal Medicine, and Critical Care. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Gerrald is enrolled in the UNC Teaching Certificate Program and will be serving as a teaching assistant at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the fall. His PGY-1 research project involves determining risk factors predisposing patients to adverse cardiovascular events with the use of carfilzomib in the treatment of relapsed-refractory multiple myeloma patients. Upon completion of his PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Dr. Gerrald plans to obtain board certification in pharmacotherapy and pursue a PGY-2 in one of his current practice interests.

Steven Skovran, PharmD

Steven SkovranPGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Dr. Steven Skovran, originally from Knoxville, TN completed his prerequisite training at Brigham Young University. He then earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree at the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy. His practice interests include internal medicine and antimicrobial stewardship. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Skovran is pursuing the UNC Resident Teaching Certificate and will serve as teaching assistant at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the fall. His research involves comparing different treatment modalities for arterial thromboembolism. Upon completion of the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Dr. Skovran plans to pursue a PGY2 in one of his interest areas or find employment in the inpatient hospital setting. Furthermore, he plans on obtaining his board certification in pharmacotherapy as soon as possible.