2024 NYSCHP Annual Assembly Speakers (Handouts to be posted following the meeting)

Friday, April 19 2024:

  • Pharmacist's Role in Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Care
    Anthony Gerber, PharmD, BCACP, AAHIVP
    Ambulatory Care CDTM Pharmacist
    NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue

  • CAR-T & Checkpoint Inhibitors: Toxicities and Antidotes
    William Eggleston, PharmD, DABAT
    Assistant Clinical Director
    Upstate New York Poison Center

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Cancer Care
    Syed Arafath, PharmD, BCOP
    Oncology Clinical Pharmacy Manager
    New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center

  • Innovative Practices in Pharmacy: Leveraging Shared Governance for Operational Excellence and Future Preparedness
    Salma Hewady, PharmD
    Supervisor of Health System Inpatient Pharmacy Operations
    Mount Sinai Health System

  • Empowerment via Development of Shared Governance Committee with Change in Management
    Grace L. Yun, PharmD
    Pharmacy Manager
    St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center

  • Mu Over Opioids, Non-Opioid Pain Management Coming Through!

    Matthew Li, PharmD, MHA, BCPS, BCCCP
    Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - Trauma, Surgical, Burn ICU
    Westchester Medical Center

  • GLP- 1 Craze: Pharmacological Weight Management and the Role of the Pharmacist

    Kate Cabral, PharmD, BCCP, FACC, FCCP
    Associate Professor - Department Pharmacy Practice
    Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
    Director Metabolic Services
    Capital Cardiology Associates

    Sarah Amering, PharmD, BCACP
    linical Pharmacy Specialist Primary Care
    University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Residency Research and Practice Forum Opening Session: Your Journey as a Leader
    Thomas P. Lombardi, PharmD, FASHP
    Systems Director of Pharmacy
    St. Peter's Health Partners

  • Leveraging the Growth Mindset for Professional Success
    Ashley E. Woodruff, PharmD, BCPS
    Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Interprofessional Practice
    University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Buffalo General Medical Center

  • Food for Thought: Balancing Parenteral Nutrition Compounding Challenges
    Amanda Waldeck-Barra, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS
    Clinical Pharmacy Specialist: Nutrition and Pediatrics
    Stony Brook University Hospital, Department of Pharmacy

Saturday, April 20, 2024

  • Keynote Session: Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Pharmacy
    Scott Nelson, PharmD, MS, FAMIA, ACHIP
    Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center

  • Pharmacist Prescribed Contraception and the Pharmacist's Role in Reproductive Healthcare
    Nicole E. Cieri-Hutcherson, PharmD, BCPS, NCMP
    Assistant Director of Experiential Education, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
    University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

  • From Awareness to Action: Strategies for Drug Diversion Prevention and Detection
    Ashley Halloran, PharmD
    Vice President of Pharmacy Operations
    Erie County Medical Center (ECMC)

  • Wastelog Testing: How to Create an Operational Workflow in your Perioperative Services for Narcotic Diversion Testing

    Karen Erickson, PharmD, BCGP, MBA
    Pharmacy Site Director
    New York Presbyterian Hospital: Columbia University Medical Center

    Susan Kokura, PharmD, MBA
    Pharmacy Operations Manager: Perioperative Services / Intensive Care Units
    New York Presbyterian Hospital: Columbia University Medical Center

  • HIV Long Acting Injectables - The Treatment of the Future, Now.
    Holly R. Hamilton, PharmD, AAHIVP, BCPS
    Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist
    Yale New Haven Health

  • Prevent Defense: Anti-Amyloid Therapeutics for the Management of Alzheimer's Disease

    Daniel T. Abazia, PharmD, BCPS, CPPS
    Clinical Associate Professor
    Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy - Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

  • Residency Research and Practice Forum: Sense of Mission and Purpose: From Student Applicant to Pharmacy Leadership in Advancing Health Equity
    Vickie Powell, BS, PharmD, MS, FASHP, CPEL
    Enterprise Director, Pharmacy
    New York Presbyterian Hospital

Sunday, April 21, 2024

  • The Impact of Patient-and-Family-centered-care in Patient Safety and What it Means to Pharmacy Practice
    Batoul Senhaji-Tomza, PharmD, MPH
    Associate Dean, Curriculum and Associate Professor
    Touro College of Pharmacy

  • A Cancer Center's Experience in Improving Medication Safety

    Amelia Chan, PharmD, MBA, MS, BCOP
    Assistant Director, Drug Policy Management, Quality & Safety
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

  • Geriatric Safety - Reviewing the 2023 Update to the AGS Beers Criteria

    Tracee Strout, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP
    Pharmacist/PGY-1 Residency Preceptor
    Garnet Health Medical Center

  • From Theory To Practice To Active Involvement: A 360 Approach to Advocacy Training

    Justin Andrade, PharmD, BCIDP
    Assistant Professor
    Touro College of Pharmacy

  • Advocates Assemble! Shaping the Future of Pharmacy

    Amisha Arya, PharmD, BCSCP, CJCP
    Director of Pharmacy, Regulatory and Compliance
    NYU Langone Health

    Charrai Byrd, PharmD, MBA
    Director of Pharmacy, Pediatrics
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital

    Lilia Davenport, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP
    Oncology Clinical Pharmacy Manager and Oncology Pharmacotherapy Specialist
    The Brooklyn Hospital Center

    Tamara Hernandez, PharmD, MA, MBA, BCPPS
    Assistant Professor
    Touro College of Pharmacy