PGY2 Oncology Specialty Residency

Program Overview | Preceptors | Residents

Preceptors

Renee Aranda, PharmD, BCPS

Oncology Clinical Pharmacist Renee received her PharmD from Creighton University and completed her PGY1 pharmacy residency at Saint Luke's Health System in Kansas City, MO.

Sol Atienza, PharmD, BCOP

PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency Program Director
Specialty Pharmacy Coordinator, Oncology Pharmacy Services
Sol received her B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Iowa and her PharmD from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. She completed a hematology/oncology specialty residency at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. She precepts the oncology inpatient rotation for both PGY1 and PGY2 residents. She is currently the resident program director for the PGY2 Oncology Specialty Residency.

Cara Boticki, PharmD, BCOP

Senior Clinical Oncology Pharmacist Cara received her PharmD from Drake University in Des Moines, IA. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Cara's practice site is the Aurora Cancer Care Clinic in Kenosha. She serves as a preceptor for the PGY1 outpatient oncology rotation and the PGY2 oncology specialty residency.

Jane Bubik, PharmD

Investigational Drugs Coordinator Jane received both her B.S. and PharmD from Purdue University. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. Jane offers an elective investigational drugs rotation at St. Luke's Medical Center.

Allison Buida, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist Allison received her PharmD from Butler University. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Oncology at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. Allison co-precepts the PGY2 Oncology Neuro-Oncology rotation.

Margaret Cook, PharmD, BCPS

Specialty Pharmacy Coordinator, Infectious Disease Margaret received her B.S. from the University of Wisconsin and her PharmD from the University of North Carolina. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Hartford Hospital, Harford, Connecticut. Margaret practices at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center.

Jennifer Godden, PharmD, BCOP

Specialty Pharmacy Coordinator - Oncology Pharmacogenomics Jen received her PharmD from the University of Iowa. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice and PGY2 Oncology Specialty Residencies at Aurora Health Care. She is currently working as the Co-Director for the Oncology Precision Medicine program. Jen serves as a primary preceptor for the PGY1 pharmacy practice residency and a rotation preceptor for the PGY2 oncology specialty residency.

Julie L. Kindsfater, PharmD, BCPS

Medication Safety Program Manager Julie received her PharmD from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital in Milwaukee. Julie co-precepts the drug policy rotation and assists residents with medication safety projects. She chairs the Aurora Medication Safety Committee and recently completed coursework in Patient Safety Leadership through the College of Medicine at the University of Illinois - Chicago.

Angie Knutson, PharmD, BCPS

Specialty Pharmacy Coordinator, System Pharmacy Angie received her PharmD with a concentration in diabetes from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency at Aurora Health Care. Angie is a system pharmacy coordinator and is one of the preceptors for the clinical teaching rotation and the medication safety longitudinal rotation for the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program. Angie also precepts the PGY2 Oncology, Critical Care, and Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Resident medication safety learning experiences.

Jessie Lawton, PharmD, BCOP

Clinical Pharmacist Jessie received her BS from Marquette University and her PharmD from the University of Minnesota. She completed a hematology/oncology specialty residency at NorthShore University Health System in Evanston, IL. Jessie practices at Aurora BayCare Medical Center and precepts for the PGY1 oncology rotation and PGY2 oncology residency.

Jennifer Lester, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist
PGY2 Oncology Specialty Residency
Jen received her PharmD from Drake University. She practices in the Central Pharmacy and the Investigational Drug Service at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. Jen is co-preceptor of the elective investigational drugs rotation for the PGY1 Pharmacy and PGY2 Oncology Residency Programs at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center.

Erin Lydon, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist Erin received her PharmD from the University of Iowa. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. She currently precepts for the PGY1 Inpatient Oncology and PGY2 Oncology Inpatient Solid Tumor and Stem Cell Transplant/Hematologic Tumor rotations at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center.

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Courtney Morris, PharmD, BCPS

Senior Clinical Pharmacist Courtney received her PharmD from Drake University. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Aurora Health Care. Courtney co-precepts the PGY1 and PGY2 Oncology Ambulatory Care rotation.

Laura Poggi, PharmD, BCOP

Clinical Oncology Pharmacist Laura received both her B.S. in biochemistry and her PharmD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She completed her PGY1 residency and PGY2 residency in oncology at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. She currently practices in the Aurora Cancer Care South Clinic. She co-precepts rotations in the oncology clinic for PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residents and students, and also co-precepts the longitudinal Neurologic Oncology Rotation for PGY2 Pharmacy Residents in Oncology.

Ellen Popov, PharmD, BCOP

Senior Clinical Pharmacist Ellen received her PharmD from Drake University in Des Moines, IA. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Aurora Health Care. She precepts the Women's Health in Oncology ambulatory PGY2 rotation.

Jason Rasoul, PharmD

Specialty Pharmacy Coodiinator Received PharmD from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Currently Practicing at the Aurora Specialty Pharmacy in Butler. Preceptor of PGY2's in oral oncology at the Specialty Pharmacy.

Heena Rathod, PharmD, BCOP

Clinical Pharmacist Heena received her PharmD from the Midwestern University - Chicago College of Pharmacy. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Residency and PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Oncology at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. Heena currently co-precepts PGY1 and PGY2 inpatient oncology rotations.

Peter Stuessy, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP

Specialty Pharmacy Coordinator Peter received his PharmD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He completed his PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. He is a primary preceptor and clinical forum preceptor for the PGY1 program and involved in the Oncology rotations. He is the preceptor for the PGY2 Specialty Oncology Outpatient Solid Tumor/Heme rotation.

Paul Windisch, PharmD

Specialty Pharmacy Coordinator, Drug Policy Paul received his B.S. in Economics & Statistics from University of Minnesota and his PharmD from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, and completed a two-year fellowship in pharmacoeconomics, technology assessment & outcomes research at University Health System Consortium (UHC). Paul co-precepts the drug policy rotation.

Jeff Zimmerman, PharmD, BCPS

Specialty Pharmacy Coordinator - Aurora Sinai Medical Center Jeff received his PharmD from Drake University. He completed his PGY1 Pharmacy Residency and his PGY2 Critical Care Residency at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. He currently oversees all residents at Aurora Sinai Medical Center, acts as a primary preceptor and precepts year-long projects.

Nathaniel Zook, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

Senior Clinical Pharmacist Nate received his PharmD from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy within the University of the Sciences. He completed his PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and his PGY2 Critical Care Specialty Residency at Orlando Regional Medical Center. Nate currently precepts for the PGY1 and PGY2 Critical Care MRICU rotations at St. Luke's Medical Center.