Internal Medicine


Ryan Anderson, PharmD, BCPS

Position: Clinical Pharmacist – Acute Care

Education/Post Graduation Training: PharmD, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital 

Organizational Involvement: Team preceptor for medicine pharmacy students and residents, Medicine scheduling committee, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Research/Interests: Internal medicine


Luiza Kerstenetzky, PharmD, BCPS

Position: Inpatient Medicine and Primary Care Clinic

Education/Post Graduation Training: PharmD, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy; PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, UW Health; PGY2-Ambulatory Care, UW Health

Organizational Involvement: Scholarship Subcommittee (secretary), Informatics Subcommittee, Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Subcommittee, Preceptor Advisory Committee

Current Projects/Initiatives: Inpatient pharmacist to community pharmacist fax handoff project (APPE-RT project adviser), Primary Care Hypertension Privileging and Credentialing (PGY2 project adviser), multicenter Vizient project with Ambulatory Care Practice Committee on medication reconciliation in the clinic setting

Research Interests: Transitions of care

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Erin Lethlean, PharmD, BCPS

Position: Clinical Pharmacist, Internal Medicine

Education/Post Graduation Training:  PharmD, University of Wisconsin-Madison; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, UW Health; BCPS Certification (2009)

Organizational Involvement: ASHP (Member)

Current Projects/Initiatives:  Internal Medicine PGY-2 Residency Development Workgroup

Research Interests: Medication safety, Transitions of care, Substance abuse disorders


Krista McElray, PharmD, BCPS

Position: Education & Development Coordinator; Clinical Pharmacist – Internal Medicine

Education/Post Graduation Training: PharmD, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy; PGY1, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC); PGY2-Internal Medicine, University of South Carolina (MUSC)

Organizational Involvement: UW Health Preceptor Advisory Committee Chair, UW Health Education & Development Committee Chair, PGY2 Internal Medicine Coordinator, Advancement Review Committee Co-chair, PGY1 RAC Co-chair, PGY2

RAC, All RAC Co-chair, Inpatient Pharmacy Practice, Informatics Subcommittee, ASHP Year-Round Educational Steering Committee

Current Projects/Initiatives: Preceptor development and credentialing, adult acute kidney injury prevention tool, smoking cessation, and family medicine quality improvement project focused on improving discharge efficiency through medical resident-pharmacist collaboration

Research Interests: Education, general medicine, nephrology

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Jessica Mihalko, PharmD, BCPS

Position: Clinical Pharmacist

Education/Post Graduation Training: PharmD, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy

Organizational Involvement: ASHP (Member)

Current Projects/Initiatives: Acute Care for Elders Consult Team, Delirium prevention in the elderly


Marie H. Pietruszka PharmD, BCPS

Position: Clinical pharmacist, University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Care HIV Clinic; acute care internal medicine and advanced pulmonary; acute care Surgical Nutrition Support Team

Education/Post-Graduate Training: BS Pharmacy and Pharm D from UW-Madison 

Organizational Involvement: Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, American Association of HIV Medicine (AAHIVM)

Research Interests: Nephrology, HIV, Pulmonary Hypertension, Cystic Fibrosis

Shelby Tjugum, PharmD, BCPS

Position: Clinical Pharmacist – Acute Care, Internal Medicine

Education/Post Graduation Training: PharmD, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of North Carolina Medical Center; PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Residency, University of North Carolina Medical Center

Organizational Involvement: Vizient Ambulatory Pharmacy Development Committee,  Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Current Projects/Initiatives: Compensation Strategies for Clinical Pharmacy Services Vizient Workgroup 

Research/Interests: Internal medicine, ambulatory care, transitions of care

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Keywords:Internal Medicine   Doc ID:91002
Owner:Mike F.Group:UW Health Pharmacy
Created:2019-04-11 17:02 CDTUpdated:2020-11-10 17:47 CDT
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