Carrie DeGowin, RPh

Position: Clinical Pharmacist, Informatics

Education/Post-Graduate Training: B.S Pharmacy, SUNY University at Buffalo; Epic Willow and Beacon Certifications

Organizational Involvement: PSW (Informatics and Technology Advisory Group), ASHP, HIMSS 

Current Projects/Initiatives:  USP 800 and USP 797 compliance; Infusion Pump Interoperability 

Research Interests: Maintaining EMR database integrity for safe medication use


Kerry Goldrosen, RPh, PharmD, BCPS

Position: Clinical Informatics Pharmacist

Education/Post Graduation Training:  UW Madison – BS Pharmacy & Pharm D 

Organizational Involvement: Member American Society of Health System Pharmacy, and Past Chair: Section Clinical Decision Support and Analytics, Member: Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Member: Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (PSW), serving on the Informatics and Technology Advisory Group; Member: Partnership for Health IT Patient Safety - Workgroup: Clinical Decision Support for Drug-Allergy Interactions (DAI)

Current Projects/Initiatives:  Advancing Preceptor Development at UW Health, launching the Scholarship Committee to advance professional practice and innovation. Advancing ambulatory Pharmacy Practice documentation and tools in our EMR.


Julie Pawola, PharmD

Position: Clinical Pharmacist

Education/Post-Graduate Training: PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago; PGY1, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Organizational Involvement: Member and Past Chair: American Society of Health System Pharmacy Section of Pharmacy Informatics and Technology Professional Development, Member: Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (PSW) Chair Informatics and Technology Advisory Group

Current Projects/Initiatives: Implementing and enhancing antimicrobial stewardship functionality in the electronic medical record, Improving VTE re-assessment. Preventing acute kidney injury in pediatric patients

Research Interests: Clinical decision support, optimizing the electronic medical record to streamline and advance pharmacy practice


Sara Pivovar, PharmD

Position: Supervisor, Pharmacy Informatics

Education/Post-Graduate Training: University of Wisconsin-Madison (Pre- Pharmacy, PharmD)

Organizational Involvement: PSW (Informatics and Technology Advisory Group), ASHP, HIMSS

Current Projects/Initiatives:  Streamlining pharmacist workflows and documentation practices in the hospital and clinic settings to maximize pharmacist impact on patient outcomes and enhancing transitions of care.

Research Interests: Outcomes associated with utilizing the electronic health record to guide best practice and evidence-based medicine

Mike Reed, RPh, BCOP, BCPS

Position: Clinical Pharmacist Oncology and Informatics

Education: BS Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy 

Organizational Involvement: UW Madison School of Pharmacy clinical instructor lecturing in both Oncology and Informatics classes. Resident Advisor for PGY-1 and Oncology PGY2 speciality residency, Preceptor for Oncology PGY-2 Inpatient BMT rotation and Drug and Disease State rotation. Preceptor for Informatics PGY-2 Electronic Medical Record rotation. Member Vizient University Health System Consortium Pharmacy Network Cancer Care Committee (CCC). Founding member

PSW Informatics and Technology Advisory Group.

Current Projects/Initiatives: Optimization of pharmacist EMR tools for monitoring and documentation, transition BMT regimens to ambulatory, clinic pharmacist expansion, electronic prescribing of controlled substances, adaptive decision support for clinicians.

Research Interests: BMT pharmacy practice inpatient and ambulatory, EMR optimization for pharmacists, pharmacy monitoring and documentation, adaptive decision support, use of EMR to support BMT care, medication reconciliation, organizational structures and team dynamics, pharmacy management of oncology patient care locally and in patient homes, expansion of pharmacist speciality practice


Dan Ruhland, PharmD

Position: Clinical Informatics Pharmacist

Education/Post-Graduate Training: PharmD, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy; PGY1, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin; PGY2-Pharmacy Informatics, UW Health

Organizational Involvement: Member of the Medication Warnings P&T Subcommittee; Member of the Informatics Pharmacy Practice Committee 

Current Projects/Initiatives: SwedishAmerican Health Link Integration, SmartText Label conversion

Research Interests: Anything informatics based

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Keywords:Medication Management Informatics   Doc ID:91001
Owner:Mike F.Group:UW Health Pharmacy
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