Diabetes MTM Certificate Program

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FACULTY BIO

Program Chair
Terri Warholak BS, MS, PhD

Terri WarholakTerri Warholak is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, Tucson and serves as an investigator within the Center for Health Outcomes and PharmacoEconomic Research. She received her BS, MS, and PhD from Purdue University. From 1990 to 1997, Dr. Warholak served as a Commissioned Officer in the United States Public Health Service where her clinical pharmacy experience spans from inpatient to community practice and included 5 years in the Indian Health Service and an assignment at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). From 2001 to 2005, Dr. Warholak served on the faculty at Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy where she was recognized in 2003 as winner of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Council of Faculties Innovations in Teaching Competition for her work titled "Application of Quality Assurance Principles: Reducing Medication Errors in 30 Pharmacy Practice Settings." The Pharmacy Quality Alliance recently awarded Dr. Warholak and colleagues a grant to develop a national educational program for student pharmacists and pharmacists focused on quality measurement and improvement. Dr. Warholak's teaching and research interests include medication error reduction, health information technology, and measure development. She has participated in studies evaluating the quality of patient care, techniques for reducing medication errors, and served as Lead Researcher on the AHRQ funded project entitled "Maximizing the Effectiveness of e-Prescribing between Physicians and Community Pharmacies." Dr. Warholak is involved in electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) and health information technology projects on the state and national levels including the Arizona Medicaid Transformation Grant: Health Information Exchange and Health Record (HIeHR) Project and the EAzRx E-Prescribing Initiative for Arizona Health-e Connection. Dr. Warholak has edited a book, published over 80 papers, abstracts and has been invited to present at the local, state, and national levels.

Development and Planning
Susan B. Sloane, BS, RPh, CDE

Susan B. SloaneSusan B. Sloane, BS, RPh, CDE, has been a registered pharmacist for more than 29 years and a Certified Diabetes Educator for most of her career. Her two sons were diagnosed with diabetes, and since then, she has been dedicated to promoting wellness and optimal outcomes as a patient advocate, information expert, educator, and corporate partner.

Susan has published numerous articles on the topic of diabetes for patients and health care professionals. She has committed her career goals to helping patients with diabetes stay well through education.





FACULTY AUTHORS

Ashley A. Martin, PharmD, CDE
Ashley Martin is a clinical ambulatory care pharmacist and certified diabetes educator specializing in medication counseling and management of diabetes and cardiometabolic disorders. She received a Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Montana in 2009 and has been dedicated to providing patients with thorough medication information and chronic disease management training ever since. She has experience in both hospital and outpatient pharmacy practice. She was the first pharmacist to become a certified diabetes educator in Montana and enjoys a fast paced position in the Providence Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Center in Missoula, MT. There she helps patients to manage diabetes and metabolic disorders through face to face counseling, medication management, barrier identification and problem solving skills. Ashley enjoys spending time with her family and participating in all the outdoor activities that Montana has to offer including fishing, camping and hiking.

Dhiren K. Patel, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, BCACP
Dhiren K. Patel, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, BCACP is an associate professor of pharmacy practice in the School of Pharmacy – Boston at MCPHS University. He also maintains a clinical practice site at the VA Boston Healthcare System where he functions as a mid-level provider for a variety of chronic diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, and obesity. He earned his PharmD from MCPHS University and received his postdoctoral residency training at the Boston VA. He is also board certified as an ambulatory care pharmacist (BCACP), diabetes educator (CDE), and in advanced diabetes management (BC-ADM).

Dr. Patel is one of the co-authors for the Diabetes chapter in the Koda-Kimble and Young's Applied Therapeutics textbook. He has also been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and delivered numerous presentations and lectures on the management.

Justin W. Bouw, PharmD, BCACP, CDE
JDr. Bouw is an Assistant Professor of Clinical and Administrative Sciences and Residency Program Director for California Northstate University College of Pharmacy (CNUCOP).  Originally from Grand Rapids, MI, Dr. Bouw received his B.S. in Biochemistry from Calvin College in 2003.  He received his PharmD from Purdue University in 2009 and then went on to complete two years of pharmacy residency training, specializing in Ambulatory Care and Academia.  After completing his PGY2 residency in Ambulatory Care/Academia at the Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis, IN in 2011, Dr. Bouw accepted a faculty position with CNUCOP in the Clinical and Administrative Sciences Department.

Dr. Bouw's passion lies in the classroom and in direct patient care.  His background in serving underprivileged and underserved populations during residency training prepared him for his service as an ambulatory care pharmacist and teacher.  Dr. Bouw and his faculty colleagues established a Diabetes Clinic at the County of Sacramento DHHS Primary Care Center in October 2011 which was successful in treating underserved patients with chronic disease, as well as training pharmacy students and residents in ambulatory care practice.  In 2015 Dr. Bouw and colleagues transitioned their services to a new practice site at Wellspace Health Services, which has also provided support in cardiovascular risk management and many other clinical pharmacy activities. He looks forward to continuing to expand ambulatory care pharmacy practice in the Sacramento area and beyond.  Dr. Bouw also coordinates the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program at CNUCOP. 

Candis M. Morello, PharmD, CDE, FCSHP, FASHP
Dr. Candis Morello is founding faculty, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, and Associate Dean for Student Affairs at the UC San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Following earning her PharmD from UC San Francisco in 1996, she completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency with a Geriatrics Emphasis at the VA San Diego Healthcare System. Dr. Morello is a Certified Diabetes Educator and Clinical Pharmacist Specialist who directs a Diabetes Intense Medical Management Clinic at the VA in San Diego. Her practice and research have focused on diabetes care and clinical education.  Dr. Morello is nationally known for academic excellence as a diabetes clinician and researcher. She has authored numerous articles, book chapters, and abstracts all centered on diabetes and she serves as a reviewer for prestigious publications.

Sheri R. Colberg, PhD, CDE, FACSM
Sheri Colberg, PhD, FACSM, is a professor emerita of exercise science from Old Dominion University. She has authored 10 books, 18 book chapters, and close to 300 articles on physical activity and diabetes. With almost 50 years of practical experience as a (type 1) diabetic exerciser, she provides professional expertise on physical activity to the American Diabetes Association and is a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine. 

Charmaine D. Rochester-Eyeguokan, PharmD, CDE, BCPS, BCACP
Dr. Charmaine D. Rochester-Eyeguokan is an Associate Professor at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy.  She graduated from Howard University (HU) School of Pharmacy in May 1996 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and subsequently received her Pharmacy Practice Residency training at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and her Primary Care Residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC).

She is a certified diabetes educator (CDE), board certified pharmacotherapy specialist (BCPS), Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP), Train the Trainer in Immunization and Diabetes from the American Pharmacist Association (APhA), Train the trainer in tobacco use and dependence by the American Lung Association, and certified in disease management (CDM) in diabetes, dyslipidemia, anticoagulation and asthma by the National Institute for Standards in Pharmacist Credentialing (NISPC).

She currently practices at the Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology at the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown campus and the P3 eHealth Services at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. She is a residency director of the Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency program and is a preceptor for students and residents on their experiential and elective training.

She has presented at various forums locally, nationally and internationally on diabetes, dyslipidemia, and the metabolic syndrome and has published several articles on diabetes, dyslipidemia, asthma and new drug updates. She is a peer reviewer for several pharmacy and medicine journals.

Cynthia Moreau, PharmD
Cynthia Moreau is currently a PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Resident at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy/UF Health Family Medicine at Old Town. Dr. Moreau received her PharmD from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy in 2014 and completed a PGY1 pharmacy practice residency with an emphasis in ambulatory care at Florida Hospital - Celebration Health. At her current practice site, Dr. Moreau is primarily involved in the provision of pharmacy services in anticoagulation, diabetes, and smoking cessation. 

Karen R. Sando, PharmD, BCACP, CDE
Dr. Sando joined the faculty at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy in September 2010. She received her PharmD from the University of Florida in 2008 and went on to complete a PGY-1 with an emphasis in ambulatory care at the University of Florida in 2009. Following residency, she worked as a clinical pharmacist at Shands Jacksonville offering clinical pharmacy services in diabetes, anticoagulation, and pain management. Dr. Sando currently maintains a practice site at UF Health Family Medicine at Old Town and supervises pharmacy students and directs a PGY-2 residency program in Ambulatory Care. She recently earned Board Certification as an Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) in 2013 and has maintained certification as a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) since 2010. Her research interests include pharmacist impact on diabetes management, quality improvement in primary care, and scholarship of teaching and learning.

Paul M. Szumita, PharmD, FCCM, BCCCP, BCPS
Paul M. Szumita, PharmD, FCCM, BCCCP, BCPS, is a Clinical Pharmacy Practice Manager at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Paul has helped develop and is responsible for managing clinical programs aimed at optimizing pharmacotherapy and improving patient outcomes. As a former Clinical Specialist and current practicing clinical pharmacist in critical care, Paul has an active role in bedside education, clinical research, and guideline development/implementation with a focus inpatient glucose management, ICU pain, agitation and delirium, hemodynamics in shock states, and therapeutic hypothermia. Paul is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Pharmacy at Northeastern University and Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pharmacy at University of Rhode Island helping to coordinate 15 clinical rotations, training more than 100 students each year and a recipient of AACP's 2014 Master Preceptor Award. He also serves as the program director for BWH's PGY2 critical care pharmacy residency program. In addition, Paul serves and chairs several national committees focused on improving clinical practice at the local and national level and has over 40 peer-reviewed publications.

Susan Cornell, BS, PharmD, CDE, FAPhA, FAADE
Susan Cornell, BS, PharmD, CDE, FAPhA, FAADE is the associate director of experiential education and an associate professor in the department of pharmacy practice at Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy in Downers Grove, Illinois. Dr. Cornell is also a clinical pharmacist consultant and certified diabetes educator, specializing in community and ambulatory care practice.

She also serves as the Midwestern University American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) faculty advisor and patient care project supervisor.

Susan B. Sloane, BS, RPh, CDE

Terri Warholak, PhD, RPh, FAPhA



CLINICAL PEER REVIEWER PANEL

Jennifer D. Goldman, RPh, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, FCCP
Nathan Painter, PharmD, CDE
Joshua Neumiller, PharmD, CDE
Dhiren K. Patel, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, BCACP