Duquesne University August **** – Present
Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate Anticipated Graduation May 18th 2019
Asti’s Pharmacy May 2017 – Present
Compounding Pharmacy Intern
Compound medications for patients in the form of creams, suspensions, capsules, and suppositories according to USP 795 standards.
Inform patients on the use of their medication including administration and how the medication works.
Demonstrate to patients the use of naloxone products to counteract the opioid crisis.
Professional Pharmacy October 2012 – January 2017
Prepared flu shots for patients, making sure proper forms were filled out before immunization.
Started a probiotic education program for both staff and patients to inform them about the positives of probiotic use while taking antibiotics.
Filled and packaged medications in blister packs for patients who required better medication adherence.
Helped patients pick out specific medical equipment including crutches, wheelchairs, braces and compression socks.
Delivered medications to home bound patients outside of delivery hours to ensure continuity of care.
Rite Aid Pharmacy January 2019
Developed Pneumonia vaccination program increasing vaccination rates and patient understanding of vaccines.
Counseled patients on prescription and over the counter medications while providing excellent customer service.
Called physician offices to obtain patient records and directly resolve medication communication issues.
Helped reduce inventory by performing daily drug counts and identifying medications needed to be specially ordered.
Achievements, Memberships, Awards and Skills
Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist
Awarded Duquesne University Academic Scholarship
Awarded BuxMont Pharmacist Association Scholarship
Certified to administer immunizations
APhA and PPA member
Phi Delta Chi professional pharmacy organization member
Proficient in the use of PCCA PK Software
Leadership and Activities
Phi Delta Chi
Served as new member coordinator setting up multiple events to attract more people to join the organization.
Involved in the selection process ensuring that only the best candidates were chosen to represent the organization.
Duquesne Pharmacy Class of 2019 Vice President
Collaborated with peers to organize class fundraisers.
Worked one on one with teachers speaking on behalf of the class.
Community Service / Volunteerism
Toys for Tots
Duquesne Blood Drive
Drugs of Abuse Presentations
Phi Delta Chi Sausage Fest
Market Square Pharmacy Day