• Heidi Clarke, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Heidi Clarke, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Program Director

    Dr. Heidi Clarke obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University (NSU), College of Pharmacy.  She completed post graduate residency training in Internal Medicine/General Pharmacy Practice with a focus on Critical Care Medicine at NSU in conjunction with Baptist Hospital of Miami.  Dr. Clarke practices as the ICU Clinical Specialist at Baptist Hospital, she serves as one of the Clinical Managers and the Director of the PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program at Baptist Hospital. She is recognized for her efforts as the Critical Care Pharmacy Services leader within Baptist Health South Florida. She is also an adjunct Professor of Pharmacy at NSU and UF.  Dr. Clarke has received numerous awards and recognition for her service to the profession in the community, most recently she was presented with the 2018 Preceptor of the Year award by NSU, College of Pharmacy.  In addition, she is involved with various committees and professional organizations and serves as a reviewer for abstracts for the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM). She has served on ASHP’s Committee charged with updating the residency learning objectives for PGY-II Critical Care residency programs.

  • Jefferson Cua, Pharm.D., BCIDP

    Jefferson Cua, Pharm.D., BCIDP

    Jefferson Cua, Pharm.D., BCIDP, received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from the University of Chicago in 2010 and subsequently earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of California-San Francisco (UCSF) in 2018. After pharmacy school, he completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Michigan Medicine where he served as a clinical instructor and obtained a teaching certificate from the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy. He then went on to complete a PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Residency at UW Health, where he was appointed as a clinical instructor with the University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Pharmacy. Dr. Cua joined Baptist Hospital of Miami (BHM) in 2020, where he currently serves as an Antimicrobial Stewardship (ASP) Specialist. At BHM, he co-leads the ASP Collaborative Committee and coordinates ASP initiatives with system-wide committees, physician groups, microbiology lab, and infection control and prevention. He is also an active member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP). As a current clinical instructor for the University of Florida College of Pharmacy and Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy, he precepts pharmacy students in addition to PGY-1 and PGY-2 residents at Baptist Health South Florida. His clinical research interests include antimicrobial stewardship in the management of pneumonia, antifungal therapeutic drug monitoring, and HIV.

  • Erika Dittmar, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Erika Dittmar, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Erika Dittmar, Pharm.D., BCPS, graduated with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida, College of Pharmacy.  She completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at Baptist Hospital of Miami. Upon completion of her residency training, she spent 10 years as an Emergency Department Clinical Pharmacy Specialist. She has also served as a Clinical Coordinator at Baptist Hospital. Her current role is Clinical Pharmacy Manager and Director of the PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program.  She precepts students and residents and is an adjunct clinical faculty member for the University of Florida and Nova Southeastern University. In addition, she is involved with various committees and professional organizations.

  • Alyssa Donadio, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP

    Alyssa Donadio, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP

    Alyssa Donadio, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from Cornell University, and obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in 2017. She completed both her PGY1 Pharmacy Residency and PGY2 Oncology Residency at Baptist Hospital of Miami and Miami Cancer Institute. Dr. Donadio precepts PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residents and students for inpatient hematology/oncology and BMT/ stem cell transplant learning experiences. She is currently an active member of the Hematology Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA), American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT), and the National Community Oncology Dispensing Association (NCODA).

  • Timothy P. Gauthier, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCIDP

    Timothy P. Gauthier, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCIDP

    Timothy P. Gauthier, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCIDP, obtained his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Northeastern University, then completed two years of post-graduate training at Jackson Memorial Hospital specializing in Infectious Diseases (ID). After completion of his training, he spent 5 years as an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) teaching and researching while practicing at JMH. He then spent 5 years working at Miami VA Healthcare System establishing and coordinating Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) activities and providing clinical ID Pharmacotherapy Services. He is currently the Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Program Manager for Baptist Health South Florida where he is also the PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency Director. Dr. Gauthier has authored numerous book chapters and published over 30 peer-reviewed papers. He is an active member of American College of Clinical Pharmacy’s Infectious Diseases Practice and Research Network as well as the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists. He remains active in service, teaching, and scholarship.

  • Radhan B. Gopalani, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCP, AACC

    Radhan B. Gopalani, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCP, AACC

    Radhan B. Gopalani, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCP, AACC, received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University (NSU) in 1995. She completed her Pharmacy Practice Residency training at Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center (VAMC). Dr. Gopalani has worked as an Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in both primary care and specialty care settings at Miami VAMC and as a Critical Care Pharmacy Specialist at Kendall Regional Medical Center. In 2007, she joined Baptist Hospital Clinical pharmacy team. Over the course of her career at Baptist, she has served in various roles including General Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator, Cardiology Clinical Pharmacy Specialists/Educator, and PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director (RPD). Currently, she is the Cardiology Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator and PGY-2 Cardiology RPD. In her current position, she performs in an evaluative and educational capacity for evidence-based use of cardiovascular medications. She participates in preparation, approval and implementation of relevant medication therapy protocols/initiatives.  She co-chairs Cardiac and Vascular Pharmacy & Therapeutics (P&T) Sub-Committee. She is an adjunct clinical faculty for the colleges of pharmacy at University of Florida, Palm Beach Atlantic University and NSU. She precepts pharmacy residents and students for Clinical Cardiology, Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience in Cardiology, Research and Hospital Pharmacy Practice learning experiences.

  • Jonathan Kline, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Jonathan Kline, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Jonathan Kline, Pharm.D., BCCCP, obtained his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy in 2016. He completed two years of post-graduate training at Baptist Hospital of Miami specializing in Critical Care. After completion of his residency training, he practiced as a Critical Care Specialist at Memorial Hospital West. Dr. Kline rejoined the Baptist Hospital of Miami team in 2019 where he currently serves on multidisciplinary teams as the Neuro Critical Care Pharmacy Specialist. He participates in the Critical Care Collaborative Committee, Neuro Critical Care Subcommittee, and Stroke Committee. Jonathan is a preceptor for pharmacy students at Nova Southeastern University and for both PGY-1 Pharmacy and PGY-2 Critical Care Residents.

  • Leyner Martinez, Pharm.D., MS, MHA, FACHE

    Leyner Martinez, Pharm.D., MS, MHA, FACHE

    Leyner Martinez, PharmD, MS, MHA, FACHE, is the Director of Pharmacy Services at Baptist Hospital of Miami. Dr. Martinez earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Family, Child, and Consumer Sciences from Florida State University. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from LECOM School of Pharmacy. After pharmacy school he completed a PGY-1 residency with drug information emphasis at the Poison Control Center/Jackson Memorial Hospital. He then went on to complete a combined PGY-1/PGY-2 residency in Health-Systems Pharmacy Administration at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He earned a Master of Science degree in pharmacy administration and a Teaching Certificate from the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Martinez also completed a Master of Healthcare Administration from Florida Atlantic University. Dr. Martinez has certifications in Medication Therapy Management, Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery, and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He is also a preceptor to residents and students for health-system pharmacy administration and advance hospital/institutional practice rotations. Dr. Martinez is a member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), the Florida Society of Health-System Pharmacists (FSHP), and the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).

  • Stephanie Palma, Pharm.D. BCPS

    Stephanie Palma, Pharm.D. BCPS

    Stephanie Palma, Pharm.D. BCPS, obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Nova Southeastern University (NSU) in 2013. She continued at NSU College of Pharmacy to obtain her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2017. She completed a post-graduate pharmacy practice residency at Baptist Hospital of Miami in 2018. After residency, Dr. Palma practiced as the clinical pharmacy specialist for the ICU stepdown and the Nutrition Support Team. Her current role is Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator at Baptist Hospital focusing on leading pharmacy efforts in internal medicine, investigational drug services and P&T. She precepts students and residents as an adjunct clinical faculty member for NSU and University of Florida.

  • Michael Pasqualicchio, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP

    Michael Pasqualicchio, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP

    Michael Pasqualicchio, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP, obtained his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Connecticut in 2018. After graduating, he completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, CT.  He completed his PGY-2 at Baptist Hospital of Miami specializing in critical care. Post-residency training, he transitioned to his current role as a Critical Care Pharmacy Specialist at Baptist Hospital of Miami where he rounds with the medical ICU team and is a preceptor to both residents and students for Critical Care rotation.

  • Kelsey Williams, Pharm.D., BCIDP

    Kelsey Williams, Pharm.D., BCIDP

    Kelsey Williams, Pharm.D., BCIDP, earned her Bachelor of Biological Sciences from Florida State University in 2013 and her Doctor of Pharmacy from Mercer University in Atlanta, GA, in 2018. She continued her training at the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, OH, where she completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency in 2019. During her PGY-1 training, she obtained a teaching certificate from the University of Cincinnati Winkle College of Pharmacy. She then went on to complete a PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA, where she also served as a clinical instructor for Northeastern University. Dr. Williams joined Baptist Hospital of Miami (BHM) in 2020, where she currently serves as an Antimicrobial Stewardship (ASP) Specialist. At BHM, she co-leads the ASP Collaborative Committee and coordinates ASP initiatives with system-wide committees, physician groups, microbiology lab, and infection control and prevention. As a current clinical instructor for the University of Florida College of Pharmacy and Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy, she precepts pharmacy students in addition to PGY-1 and PGY-2 residents at Baptist Health South Florida. She serves as a committee member for the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP) and is actively involved with their Publications & Podcast committee. Her practice interests include antimicrobial resistance, microbiology, and pharmacokinetics. In her free time, she enjoys spending quality time outdoors with her friends, family, and her pug, Henry.

  • Payal Patel, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Payal Patel, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Dr. Payal Patel received her Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of North Carolina (UNC) – Chapel Hill in 2015, and subsequently went on to obtain her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in 2017. She then completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at UChicago Medical Center in 2018, where she also was a Clinical Instructor at the Chicago State University College of Pharmacy. She also completed a PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy residency at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), where she was appointed as an adjunct instructor with the MUSC College of Pharmacy. After residency, she joined Baptist Hospital of Miami (BHM) in 2019, where she currently serves as the Cardiac ICU Clinical Pharmacy Specialist. She participates in the BHM Critical Care Collaborative Committee and the Code Blue Committee. She is also an active member of ACCP’s Critical Care PRN and SCCM’s Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology Section. Payal is a preceptor to pharmacy students from LECOM School of Pharmacy and both PGY1 Pharmacy and PGY2 Critical Care residents at BHM. Outside of work, Payal enjoys traveling, Indian and salsa dancing, going to the beach, and petting dogs.

  • Marie Rossique-Gonzalez, Pharm.D., BCPP

    Marie Rossique-Gonzalez, Pharm.D., BCPP

    Dr. Marie Rossique-Gonzalez is the Pediatric Pharmacy Manager at Baptist Children's Hospital.  She obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida (UF) and completed a Pediatric Clinical Pharmacy Residency at Holtz Children's Hospital at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center.  She has over 20 years of experience as a Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist in Pediatric Intensive Care, General Pediatrics, and Neonatology. She is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support in accordance with the curriculum of the American Heart Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics.  She is a member of the Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group.  She has published multiple abstracts and articles in the pediatrics pharmacy and medical literature. Present or past Academic Appointments include voluntary Clinical Assistant Professor Pediatrics: University of Miami/School of Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor at the UF and Nova Southeastern University of Health Sciences.  

  • Moe Shwin, Pharm.D., BCOP

    Moe Shwin, Pharm.D., BCOP

    Dr. Moe Shwin is an Oncology Clinical Manager at Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida and the Director of the PGY2 Oncology Residency Program. He obtained his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University, College of Pharmacy in 2012. Dr. Shwin completed both PGY1 Pharmacy residency and PGY2 Oncology specialty residency at Baptist Hospital of Miami. He currently serves as the co-chair of the Regimen Review Committee for Oncology, and involves with various committees and professional organizations. Dr. Shwin precepts Oncology residents in Hematology, Symptom Management, Palliative care and Drug Information rotations; he serves as an adjunct faculty member at Nova Southeastern University and a Courtesy Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Florida.

  • Thomas Wolfel, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Thomas Wolfel, Pharm.D., BCCCP

    Thomas Wolfel, Pharm.D., BCCCP, obtained a Bachelor's of Science in Biology from the University of Pittsburgh in 2008 and continued on at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy to obtain his Pharm.D. in 2012. He completed post-graduate residency training at Jackson Memorial Hospital with a focus in critical care at Ryder Trauma Center. Dr. Wolfel joined Baptist Hospital (BHM) in 2013 after residency completion and his current role is the as the Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator for Emergency Medicine and Surgical Services. He serves as the pharmacy clinical representative on a number of local and system-wide committees related to emergency and surgical services in collaboration with Baptist Health South Florida (BHSF) Miami Neuroscience Institute, Transitions of Care, Diabetes Collaborative, Disaster Response Team, Antimicrobial Stewardship Team, Medication Safety Committee, and many others. At BHM, he focuses on medication reconciliation, disease state management, stroke and resuscitation code response, toxicology and bleed reversal, and expansion of emergency medicine pharmacy services across the BHSF system. Dr. Wolfel earned his teaching certificate from the University of Connecticut in 2019 and currently serves as adjunct pharmacy faculty at Nova Southeastern University, University of Florida, and Palm Beach Atlantic University. In addition to this, he provides the didactic pharmacology lecture series for the Nova Southeastern ED Nursing Residency Program. He serves as a preceptor for pharmacy students as well as PGY-1 and PGY-2 pharmacy practice residents for the Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience in Emergency Medicine at BHSF.