Residency Leadership

Full Listing of Graduate Pharmacy Education Preceptors (PDF)

 

Dr. Christopher Fortier

Dr. Christopher Fortier, PharmD, FASHP

Dr. Christopher Fortier, PharmD, FASHP serves as the Chief Pharmacy Officer and Residency Director for the PGY-1/PGY-2 HSPA Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Fortier received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Connecticut and completed both a PGY-1 Practice Residency and a PGY-2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency at the Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center. Additionally, Chris serves as an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, and the MCPHS.

Dr. Russel Roberts

Dr. Russel J. Roberts, PharmD, BCCCP, FCCM

Dr. Russel J. Roberts PharmD, BCCCP, FCCM serves as the Residency Director for the PGY-2 Critical Care Pharmacy Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Russel is originally from St. Louis, MO, and graduated from St. Louis University with a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry and received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from St. Louis College of Pharmacy in 2004. Russel completed an Internal Medicine Specialty residency at Forest Park Hospital in St. Louis, MO. He then went on to complete a two-year critical care pharmacy fellowship at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA. Russel worked for about 8 years as a Senior Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in the ICU at Tufts Medical Center and is currently the Clinical Pharmacy Manager overseeing Cardiology, Critical Care and Pediatric Services at Massachusetts General Hospital. Russel is board certified in critical care pharmacotherapy (BCCCP) and is a fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Ramy Elshaboury

Dr. Ramy Elshaboury, PharmD, BCPS-AQ ID

Dr. Ramy Elshaboury, PharmD, BCPS-AQ ID serves as the Residency Director for the Infectious Diseases PGY2 Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities in 2011. Dr. Elshaboury completed a PGY1 and ID PGY2 residencies at Abbott Northwestern Hospital (part of Allina Health) in Minneapolis, MN. He is currently the Clinical Pharmacy Manager for Infectious Diseases, Transplant and Surgery pharmacy services at Massachusetts General Hospital.



Dr. Alexandra Tatara

Dr. Alexandra Whiddon Tatara, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Alexandra Whiddon Tatara, PharmD, BCPS serves as the Residency Director for the PGY-2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program. Alex is originally from Lake Charles, Louisiana, though mostly lived in the Houston area prior to graduating from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor’s degree in biological sciences in 2010. Alex received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Houston College of Pharmacy in 2014 and then completed two years of residency (PGY-1 and PGY-2 Internal Medicine) at Houston Methodist Hospital in the Texas Medical Center. Alex stayed at Houston Methodist as a Clinical Specialist in Internal Medicine for two years after residency and subsequently accepted her current position as a Clinical Pharmacist in Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Nikitha Reddy Patel, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Nikitha Reddy Patel, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Nikitha Reddy Patel, PharmD, BCPS serves as the Residency Coordinator for the PGY-2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program. Nikki is originally from Princeton Junction, New Jersey, and received her Bachelor’s degree in biology from The College of New Jersey. Nikki received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy in 2018 and then completed two years of residency (PGY-1 and PGY-2 Internal Medicine) at Boston Medical Center. She is currently a Clinical Pharmacist in Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Lanting Fuh

Dr. Lanting Fuh, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Lanting Fuh, PharmD, BCPS serves as the Residency Program Director of the PGY1 Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is originally from Glastonbury, Connecticut and received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Connecticut. Lanting completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at Denver Health Medical Center and PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. She currently practices as a clinical pharmacy specialist of emergency medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. Her professional interests include anticoagulation reversal, cardiac arrest/resuscitation, emergency preparedness, and resident wellness.

Dr. Edmond Solomon, PharmD, BCCP

Dr. Edmond Solomon, PharmD, BCCP

Dr. Edmond Solomon, PharmD, BCCP serves as a Residency Coordinator for the PGY1 Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Edmond is originally from northern Massachusetts and graduated from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences with his Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2016. He then completed two years of residency (PGY-1 and PGY-2 Cardiology) at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, MA. Edmond is currently a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Cardiology Critical Care.

Dr. Alexandra (Ali) Sharpe, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS

Dr. Alexandra (Ali) Sharpe, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS

Dr. Alexandra (Ali) Sharpe, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS serves as a Residency Coordinator for the PGY1 Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Ali is originally from Sharon, MA and she received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Brandeis University in 2014 and her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy in 2018. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY-2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency at Yale New Haven Hospital in 2019 and 2020, respectively. Ali is currently a Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Clinical Pharmacist at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Natasha D. Lopez, PharmD, BCCCP

Dr. Natasha D. Lopez, PharmD, BCCCP serves as the Coordinator for the PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is originally from San Antonio, Texas and graduated from Texas A&M University with a BA in Biology then obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Incarnate Word in 2010. Natasha completed her PGY1 Pharmacy residency at University of Chicago Medical Center and PGY2 Critical Care residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. She is board certified in Critical Care Pharmacotherapy (BCCCP) and is currently a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in the Medical ICU at Massachusetts General Hospital. Her pharmacy interest includes pharmacokinetics in the critically ill, extracorporeal devices including renal replacement therapy and ECMO, and sedation/analgesia. Outside pharmacy she enjoys baking, fantasy football and teaching her French bulldog new tricks.

Dr. Jacqueline Clark, PharmD, BCPS, BCTXP

Dr. Jacqueline Clark, PharmD, BCPS, BCTXP

Dr. Jacqueline Clark, PharmD, BCPS, BCTXP serves as Residency Program Director for the PGY2 Residency Program in Solid Organ Transplantation. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Jacqueline completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency and PGY2 Solid Organ Transplantation residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) in Baltimore, Maryland. Jacqueline then practiced as a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Solid Organ Transplant at UMMC- rotating through the inpatient and outpatient care of kidney, liver, pancreas, heart and lung transplant patients. She is currently a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Cardiothoracic Transplant at Massachusetts General Hospital with interests in opportunistic infections, multiorgan transplant, and patient-individualized optimization of immunosuppression.

Dr. Kayla Joyal, PharmD, BCTXP

Dr. Kayla Joyal, PharmD, BCTXP

Dr. Kayla Joyal, PharmD, BCTXP serves as a Residency Coordinator for the PGY1 Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Kayla is originally from Marshfield, MA and graduated from Northeastern University with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2018. Kayla completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center in 2019 and a PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Residency at Massachusetts General Hsopital in 2020. Kayla is currently an Abdominal Solid Organ Transplant Clinical Pharmacist at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Jenny Koehl

Dr. Jenny Koehl, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Jenny Koehl, PharmD, BCPS serves as the Residency Director for the PGY-2 Emergency Medicine Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Koehl earned her PharmD degree at the University of California San Francisco (2015). After, she returned home to Wisconsin to complete her PGY-1 and PGY-2 Emergency Medicine pharmacy residencies (2015-2017) at the University of Wisconsin Health. Dr. Koehl is currently an Attending Clinical Emergency Medicine Pharmacist at Massachusetts General Hospital with practice interests including cardiology, neurology, and infectious diseases.

Dr. Nidhi D. Shelat, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Nidhi D. Shelat, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Nidhi D. Shelat, PharmD, BCPS serves as a Residency Coordinator for the PGY-2 Emergency Medicine Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Nidhi is originally from Brigantine, NJ and graduated from Northeastern University with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2013. Nidhi worked at Massachusetts General Hospital as an overnight pharmacist before transitioning to her current role as Attending Clinical Pharmacist for the Emergency Department Observation Unit.

Dr. Uvette Y Lou, PharmD, BCOP

Dr. Uvette Y Lou, PharmD, BCOP

Dr. Uvette Lou, PharmD, BCOP serves as the Residency Program Director for the PGY-2 Oncology Pharmacy Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Uvette Lou is originally from Atlanta, GA and graduated from the University of Georgia Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2013. Dr. Lou completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at VA Boston Healthcare System in 2014 and a PGY-2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency at Rhode Island Hospital in 2015. Dr. Lou is currently a medical oncology/lymphoma pharmacist at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Samantha Luk

Dr. Samantha O. Luk, PharmD, BCOP

Dr. Samantha O. Luk, PharmD, BCOP serves as the Residency Coordinator for the PGY-2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Samantha is originally from Southern California where she received her Bachelor of Science in Neurobiology from the University of California, Irvine in 2008 and her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of California, San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in 2013. She completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Veterans Affairs Central California Health Care System in 2014 and a PGY-2 Oncology/Hematology Residency at the National Institutes of Health in 2015. She is currently a clinical inpatient oncology/hematology pharmacist specializing in bone marrow transplant and cellular therapies at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Antonia Akrap

Dr. Antonia Akrap, PharmD, MS, BCPS

Dr. Antonia Akrap, PharmD, MS, BCPS serves as the Residency Program Coordinator for the PGY-1/PGY-2 HSPAL Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Akrap is originally from Munich, Germany and moved Saint Louis, MO. She graduated from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and completed her PGY-1/PGY-2 HSPAL Residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr Akrap now serves as the Manager of Perioperative Pharmacy Services.

Dr. Lauren Stummer

Dr. Lauren Stummer, PharmD, BCPP

Dr. Lauren Stummer, PharmD, BCPP serves as the Residency Director for the PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency Program at McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. Lauren is originally from Syracuse, NY and she received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College in 2016. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at RWJBarnabas Behavioral Health in 2017 and a Neuropsychiatric PGY2 Pharmacy Residency Program at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in 2018. Lauren is currently a Board Certified Psychiatric Pharmacist (BCPP) at McLean Hospital on one of the adult inpatient psychiatry units. In addition, Lauren is the pharmacy student coordinator and preceptor for elective psychiatry rotations for PGY1 pharmacy residents throughout Mass General Brigham.

Dr. Georgina Waldman

Dr. Georgina Waldman, PharmD, BCTXP

Dr. Georgina Waldman, PharmD, BCTXP serves as Residency Program Coordinator for the PGY2 Residency Program in Solid Organ Transplantation. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Waldman completed her PGY1 Acute Care Pharmacy Practice residency and PGY2 Solid Organ Transplantation residency at UC San Diego Health. She is currently a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Cardiothoracic Transplant at Massachusetts General Hospital with interests in antifungal therapy, mTOR therapies, multiorgan transplant, and patient-individualized optimization of immunosuppression.