2021–2022 PGY-1 pharmacy residents at Paoli Hospital

Jacqueline Nguyen, PharmD

Jackie is originally from Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Temple University School of Pharmacy in Philadelphia. Jackie’s professional interests include infectious diseases and internal medicine. Upon completion of residency, Jackie hopes to pursue a career as a clinical pharmacist. In her spare time, she enjoys, kayaking, traveling and trying new types of foods. 

Madiha Faruqi, PharmD

Madiha is originally from Ridley Park, Pennsylvania. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Temple University School of Pharmacy in Philadelphia. Madiha's professional interests include internal medicine, oncology, and neurology/psychiatry. Upon completion of her residency, Madiha hopes to pursue a career as a clinical pharmacist. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, writing, and trying out new cuisines while traveling!

Past pharmacy residents

2020–2021

Julie Paris, PharmD
Current Position: Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania

Alyssa Snyder, PharmD
Current Position: Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania

2019–2020

Katie Sassa, PharmD
Current Position: Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Kachel Mallari, PharmD
Current Position: Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania

2017–2018

Ethan Englert, PharmD
Current position: Clinical staff pharmacist at Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

Leanna Usnik, PharmD, BCPS
Current position: Clinical Pharmacist II at Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2016–2017

Marissa Cushing, PharmD, BCPS
Current position: Clinical staff pharmacist third shift at Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania

Andrea Lordan, PharmD, BCPS
PGY1 pharmacy residency preceptor
Current position: Clinical staff pharmacist at Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania

2015–2016

Ena Besic, PharmD
Current position: Clinical staff pharmacist at Community Hospital (Barnabas Health) in Toms River, New Jersey

Michelle Nguyen, PharmD, BCOP
Current position: Hematology/oncology clinical pharmacy manager, New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York

2014–2015

Carl Gerdine, PharmD
Current position: Clinical pharmacist, cardiac critical care, at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware

Deena Rojek, PharmD
PGY1 pharmacy residency preceptor
Current position: Infectious Disease Clinincal Pharmacist, Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania
Assistant Program Director - PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania

2013–2014

Grace Choi, PharmD
Current position: Clinical staff pharmacist, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia

Jibu Idicula, PharmD
Current position: Clinical staff pharmacist at Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

2012–2013

Julie Chan, PharmD, BCPS
Current position: Inpatient pharmacy coordinator at Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

Meryn Sweet, PharmD, BCPS
Current positions: Clinical staff pharmacist at Chester County Hospital, West Chester, Pennsylvania and Paoli Hospital, Paoli, Pennsylvania