Current Residents

Adam Baird

Adam Baird, PharmD

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (Drake University)

Interests: Internal medicine, ambulatory care, academia, cardiology

Project: Retrospective Evaluation of a Standardized Order Set for the Treatment of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in the Medical Intensive Care Unit

Future: Pursue a clinical pharmacist position in the inpatient or ambulatory care setting

Andrea Bennett

Andrea Bennett, PharmD

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (University of Iowa)

Interests: Cardiology, infectious diseases, pediatrics

Project: Evaluation of Gastrointestinal Bleeding and the Use of Intravenous Proton Pump Inhibitors in Patients with Left Ventricular Assist Devices

Future: Clinical pharmacist position

Diana Karkow

Diana Karkow, PharmD

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (University of Iowa)

Interests: Infectious disease, critical care

Project: Incidence of Serotonin Syndrome with Concomitant Use of Linezolid and Serotonergic Agents Compared to Linezolid Monotherapy

Future: PGY2 residency in infectious disease or clinical pharmacist position at an academic medical center

Ashley Kral

Ashley Kral, PharmD, MPH

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (University of Iowa)


Interests: Infectious diseases, internal medicine
Project: Comparison of Outcomes Status Post External Ventricular Drain Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Future: Clinical pharmacist position at an academic medical center

Tim J. Peterson

Tim J. Peterson, PharmD

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (University of Minnesota)

Interests: Oncology, critical care

Project: Evaluation of Adherence to ACLS Guidelines in a Large Academic Institution
Future: PGY2 in oncology or clinical pharmacist position in an academic institution

Kerry Schueler

Kerry Schueler, PharmD

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (University of Iowa)

Interests: Cardiology, pediatrics, critical care, internal medicine

Project: Hematologic and Thermoregulation Parameters After Induced Hypothermia for Cardiac Arrest

Future: PGY2 residency or clinical pharmacist position

Ryan Thurm

Ryan Thurm, PharmD

Education: Doctor of Pharmacy (University of Iowa)

Interests: Emergency medicine, critical care

Project: Evaluation of the Use and Anticoagulation Outcomes of Unfractionated Heparin after a Recommended Dose Adjustment in Obese Adults

Future: Emergency medicine clinical pharmacist position or PGY2 in emergency medicine or critical care

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