Pharmacy Residency

Messages From Our Pharmacy Residency Leaders
Get to Know Our Preceptors
    William Jeffrey Brown
    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise

    Clinical leadership, pharmaceutical/medical education, pharmacotherapy

    Training and Education
    • South Dakota State University, Brookings, South Dakota, RPh
    • Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana, MS

    Professional Interests

    Pain treatment, palliative care, infectious diseases, psychopharmacology

    Hospital Committees or Projects
    • Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
    • Critical Care Committee
    • Medication Safety Committee
    • Pharmacy Residency Program Development
    • Palliative Care Committee

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Anything outdoors including exploring wilderness areas, camping, hiking and golf.
    Glenn Currier

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Oncology

    Training and Education
    Wayne State University, College of Pharmacy and Allied Health, Detroit, Michigan, BS Pharmacy with Distinction

    Professional Interests
    Medication safety, oncology, teaching

    Hospital Committees or Projects
    • Medication Safety Committee
    • Development and maintenance of Baxter Smart Pump library
    • Oncology resource for YRMC Pharmacy staff
    • Certify technicians in the usage of personal protective equipment for chemotherapy preparation

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Hiking

    Scott Johnson, PharmD

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Antibiotic Stewardship Pharmacist

    Training and Education
    Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, B.S. Chemistry
    Midwestern University College of Pharmacy Glendale, PharmD

    Professional Interests
    Infectious Disease

    Hospital Committees or Projects

    • Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee
    • Fecal Transplant Protocol Development

    Favorite Prescott activities
    Ultimate Frisbee, soccer

    David Levos

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Leadership, nutrition support, 340B, specialty medication infusion therapy

    Training and Education
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, PharmD

    Professional Interests
    Nutrition support, infectious disease, quality improvement

    Hospital Committees or Projects
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
    • Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee
    • Infection Control/Nutrition Support (ad hoc)

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Hiking and golf

     Kimduy P. Nguyen, Pharm D

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Transitions of care, emergency medicine 

    Training and Education

    Midwestern University, College of Pharmacy – Glendale, Pharm.D., Valedictorian
    Yavapai Regional Medical Center, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Accredited PGY-1 Residency
    American Heart Association, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Provider Certificate

    Professional Interests
    Transitions of care, infectious diseases, geriatrics, cardiology, preceptorship

    Hospital Committees or Projects

    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
    • Medication Safety Committee
    • Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee
    • Heart Failure Committee
    • Cardiac Rehabilitation
    • USP-800
    • Pneumonia Education
    • Heart Failure Education
    • Community Outreach

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Exploring innovative, unique and exotic cuisines

    Jonathan Knuckles

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Healthcare Information and Management Systems

    Training and Education
    Midwestern University – Glendale College of Pharmacy, Glendale, Arizona, PharmD

    Professional Interests
    Electronic medical record optimization, medication reconciliation – automatic therapeutic substitution

    Hospital Committees or Projects
    • Clinical Informatics Steering Committee
    • Heparin drip protocol development
    • Electrolyte replacement optimization
    • Medication therapy management clinical documentation

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Dispersed camping in Prescott National Forest

    Charles M. Reyer, Pharm D

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Transitions of Care, Emergency Medicine, Cardiology

    Training and Education
    Midwestern University, College of Pharmacy – Glendale
    Yavapai Regional Medical Center, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Accredited PGY-1 Residency
    American Heart Association, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Provider certificate

    Professional Interests
    Transitions of Care, Emergency Medicine, Cardiology, Geriatrics, Ambulatory Care

    Hospital Committees and Projects

    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
    • Medication Safety Committee
    • Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee
    • Heart Failure Committee
    • Pneumonia Education
    • Heart Failure Education
    • Cardiac Rehabilitation

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Exploring the outdoors, fishing the local lakes, catching a great sunset, and star-gazing the Northern Arizona sky

    Rajkumar J. Sevak, PhD, RPh

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Healthcare Information and Management Systems

    Training and Education
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio – PhD
    Auburn University, Harrison School of Pharmacy - PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency
    East Tennessee State University, Gatton College of Pharmacy – Pharmacy Practice Fellowship

    Professional Interests
    Using data analytics to enhance clinical interventions

    Hospital Committees or Projects

    • Parenteral nutrition
    • Opioid stewardship

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Hiking on beautiful trails near Prescott area

    Rick Smith

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Hospital/Institutional Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine

    Training and Education
    University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City, Iowa RPh
    Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ames, Iowa, DVM

    Professional Interests
    Pharmacy student precepting

    Hospital Committees or Projects
    • Pharmacy student preceptor
    • Electronic Medical Records project

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Camp Dutch Oven cooking

    Robert Stackhouse, RPh

    Clinical Areas of Practice or Expertise
    Leadership, department operations

    Training and Education
    Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, BS Pharmacy
    Colorado State University Global Campus, MHA (currently enrolled)
    ASHP Teaching Certificate for Pharmacists
    ASHP Pain Management Certificate
    Clinical Instructor in Pharmacy Practice & Science, University of Arizona
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Midwestern University

    Professional Interests
    Resident and student education, staff development, department program development,  Opioid stewardship

    Hospital Committees or Projects
    Pharmacy and Therapeutics committee

    Favorite Prescott Area Pastime
    Hiking, camping,  archery, dog training