Residency Preceptors

Iona Alabado, Pharmacy

Iona Alabado, Pharm.D.
IAlabado@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy – University of Southern California School of Pharmacy
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) – Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford
Practice Area: Lucile Packard Children’s Home Pharmacy
Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, Home Infusion, Discharge Coordination, Intestinal Rehabilitation/Nutrition Support, Parenteral Nutrition, Hemophilia, Specialty Pharmacy

Angela Beadles, PharmD, BCPS

Angela Beadles, PharmD, BCPS
AnBeadles@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy - University of California, San Francisco
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Practice Area: Solid Organ Transplant
Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, Solid Organ Transplant
Research:

  • Evaluating renal effects of the drug interaction between Tacrolimus and Fluconazole (presented at WSC)
  • Rifaximin in preventing hepatic encephalopathy in the pediatric population

Faculty Appointments: Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco

Laura Bio, Pharmacy

Laura L. Bio, Pharm.D., BCPS
LBio@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy – Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) – Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia
Pediatric Pharmacy Practice (PGY2) – Philadelphia College of Pharmacy
Practice Area: Antimicrobial Stewardship, Infectious Diseases
Areas of Interest: Infectious Diseases, Literature Evaluation

Research:
• Predictors of Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Recommendation Non-Adherence Disagreement
• Characteristics of Prospective Audit and Feedback in the Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
• Timing of Antimicrobials for Sepsis in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (T-ASPICU)

Shabnam Gaskari 

Shabnam Gaskari, PharmD, BCPPS
sgaskari@stanfordchildrens.org

Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy - University of California, San Francisco
Residency:  Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Practice Area:  Neonatal Intensive Care and Labor and Delivery
Areas of Interest:  Total Parenteral Nutrition, Pharmacokinetics, Infectious Disease
Research:

  • Aluminum in Pediatric Parenteral Nutrition Solutions
  • Aminophylline for the Management of Acute Kidney Injury in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Optimizing Initial Vancomycin Dosing in Neonates
  • Evaluation of Probiotic Oral Supplementation Regimen Effects on Group B Streptococcus Rectovaginal Colonization in Pregnant Women
  • Tdap Vaccination Safety in Pregnant Women:  Comparison of Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes Amongst Women Vaccinated > 20 Weeks of Gestation versus Women Vaccinated Immediately Postpartum

Faculty Appointments:  Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco

Sean Green, PharmD

Sean Green, Pharm.D, BCOP
SGreen@stanfordchildrens.org

Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy – Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Residency:  Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) – Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford
Practice Area:  Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplantation
Areas of Interest:  Pediatrics, Hematology, Oncology, Stem Cell Transplantation, Infectious Disease, Critical Care
Research:

  • Pharmacist-Lead Monitoring of High-Dose Methotrexate Infusions in Pediatric Patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, and Osteosarcoma
  • Optimal Dosing and Outcomes of Cidofovir Use in Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Recipients with BK Virus
  • COG Study Pharmacist for AAML1331: A Phase III STudy for Patients with Newly Diagnosed Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia (APL) using Arsenic Trioxide and All Trans-Reinoic Acid
Kim Lee

Kim Lee, PharmD, BCPPS
KiLee@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy - University of Southern California School of Pharmacy
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford
Practice Area: General Pediatrics, Hematology, Oncology, Bone Marrow Transplant
Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, Nephrology, Gastroenterology, Family Centered Care, Pharmacokinetics, Hematology/Oncology, Clinical Decision Support
Research:

  • Optimizing Initial Vancomycin Dosing in Pediatric Patients with Normal Renal Function
  • Decision Support Alerts for Dose Range Checking in Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE)
  • A Retrospective Analysis of Intercepted Medication Errors post DoseEdge Implementation
  • The Impact of Pharmacist Clinical Interventions on Family Centered Care
Terri Lim

Terri Lim, PharmD
tlim@stanfordchildrens.org

Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy – University of Southern California, School of Pharmacy
Residency:  Pharmacy General Practice – University of California, Davis
Practice Area:  General Pediatrics, Automated Dispensing Cabinet Administrator, Controlled Substances Administrator
Areas of Interest:   General Pediatrics, Family Centered Care, Clinical Decision SupportFaculty Appointments:  Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco; Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Touro University School of Pharmacy; Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Pacific TJL School of Pharmacy; Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor, College of Pharmacy, Western University. 

Kwai Mak, PharmD, BCPPS
KMak@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy-Northeastern University
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1)- Providence VA Medical Center
Practice Area: Family Centered Rounds - Cardiology
Areas of Interest: pediatric cardiology, Nephrology, Gastroenterology, Anticoagulation, Pain and Sedation, Non-sterile Compounding

Research:
• Medication Reconciliation at Transition of Care
• Enteral Potassium Replacement in Pediatric patient with Heart Failure

 

Ashley Mello, Pharm.D.
AMello@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy - University of California, San Francisco
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford
Practice Area: General Pediatrics, Primary Complex Care, Transitions of Care
Areas of Interest: Ambulatory Care, Transitions of Care, Cardiology

Research:
The Risk for Adverse Drug Events in the Complex Pediatric Patient: A Pilot Study

Jeff Moss, Pharm.D., BCCCP
JMoss@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy – University of California, San Francisco
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) – Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Critical Care (PGY2) - Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Practice Area: Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Areas of Interest: Critical Care, Sepsis, Sedation, Resuscitation

Research:
• Dexmedetomidine versus midazolam for sedation in the pediatric intensive care unit
• Evaluation of dosing of stress-dose hydrocortisone for pediatric septic shock
• Management of hyperuricemia in pediatric cardiology patients

 

Sai Nimmagadda, Pharm.D.
SNimmagadda@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy – University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) – Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford
Practice Area: General Pediatrics, Operating Room Pharmacy, Investigational Drug Services, Pharmacy Technology Support, Pharmacy Operations
Areas of Interest: General Pediatrics, Critical Care, Infectious Disease, Pharmacy Operations

Research: Developing a Pharmacist Specific Training Program for Pediatric Emergency Events

Tiffany Tesoro

Tiffany Tesoro, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS, BCCCP
ttesoro@stanfordchildrens.org

Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy - University of California, San Francisco
Residency:  Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
Practice Area:  Pharmacy Education and Training, Cardiovascular Intensive Care, Medication Safety
Areas of Interest:  Cardiology, Mechanical Support (ECMO and VADs), Anticoagulation, Pain and Sedation, Intensive Care
Research:

  • Safety and Efficacy of Prolonged Dexmedetomidine Use in Critically Ill Children with Heart Disease
  • Sedative and Analgesic Use Between Night and Day Shifts in a Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
  • Incidence and Risk Factors Influencing the Development of Vancomycin Nephrotoxicity in Children

Faculty Appointments:  Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco

Stephanie Wo, Pharm.D.

 

Stephanie Wo, PharmD
SWo@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy - University of California, San Francisco
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Practice Area: Nutrition Support
Areas of Interest: Total Parenteral Nutrition, Home Infusion, Automated Dispensing Cabinets

May Wu, PharmD, BCPS

May Wu, PharmD, BCPS
MaWu@stanfordchildrens.org

Education:  Doctor of Pharmacy - University of California, San Francisco
Residency:  Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Practice Area:  Cardiovascular Intensive Care
Areas of Interest:  Intensive Care, Cardiology, Pain and Sedation, Mechanical Support (ECMO and VADs), Pharmacoeconomics
Research:

  • Trends of Anti-TNF Agents and Health Outcomes in Adults and Children with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Single-center Experience
  • Effects of Standardization of Comfort Management on an ICU Team's Perception of Patient Care Delivery
  • Non-drug Costs Associated with Outpatient Infliximab Administration in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Melissa Yee, PharmD, BCPS

Melissa Yee, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
MYee@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy - University of California, San Francisco
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Practice Area: General Pediatrics, Complex Care Clinic
Areas of Interest: Acute Care, Ambulatory Care
Research: Complex Care in Pediatrics

  • Medication Turnaround Time in the PICU Before and After the Implementation of CPOE (presented at WSC, CSHP, PPAG)

Faculty Appointments: Associate Clinical Professor, University of California, San Francisco

Jack Yeung, Pharm.D
jyeung@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy – University of California, San Diego
Residency: Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) – Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego
Practice Area: Family Centered Rounds, General Pediatrics, Nephrology
Areas of Interest: Nephrology, Acute Care, Pharmacokinetics, Infectious Disease

Research: Minimizing Medication Induced Nephrotoxic Injury Through Pharmacist Intervention in Collaboration with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Consortium

Yvonne Zorn, PharmD, BCPPS

Yvonne Zorn, PharmD, BCPPS
YZorn1@stanfordchildrens.org

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy – University of California, San Francisco
Residency:  Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Practice Area: Neonatal Intensive Care, Pediatric Intensive Care
Areas of Interest: Critical Care, Neonatology, Total Parenteral Nutrition
Research:

  • Appropriate Use of Antibiotics for Neonates with Early Onset Sepsis
  • Procedural Sedation in the ICU