Utah Valley Hospital's preceptors are highly skilled and well regarded in their areas of expertise, and bring a broad scope of experience to the pharmacy residency program.

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Mike Brown, PharmD, MBA, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist, Acute Care Team Lead

  • Practice area: Acute Care Internal Medicine
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - Intermountain Medical Center   
  • Professional interests: Team development, infectious disease, stroke care and nephrology 
  • Hobbies: Spending time with my family, golfing, hunting, hiking and anything outdoors 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Visit national parks, hiking, hunting and camping in the high Uintah mountains

Email: michael.brown2@imail.org

Brittany Bryan, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Brittany Bryan, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Emergency Department
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - McKay Dee Hospital   
  • Professional interests: Emergency medicine, pediatrics
  • Hobbies: Reading, running and biking 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hiking

Email: brittany.bryan@imail.org

Becca_Christiansen

Becca Christiansen, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Women’s and Newborn Health
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - Utah Valley Hospital
  • Professional interests: Women’s and newborn health, pediatrics and NICU
  • Hobbies: Traveling, reading, gardening 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hiking, boating, Lake Powell 

Email: becca.christiansen@imail.org

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Traci Christensen, PharmD, MBA, BCPS

Pharmacy Director

  • Practice area: Pharmacy Practice Management
  • Education and training: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Montana Skaggs School of Pharmacy
  • Professional interests: Leadership, cardiology, critical care and anticoagulation
  • Hobbies: Kickboxing, photography, travel and cooking 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Paddle boarding, going to the movies 

Email: traci.christensen@imail.org

Becky Doman, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Becky Doman, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Orthopedic Surgery, Overdose, Inpatient Oncology
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Southern Nevada College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - Utah Valley Hospital 
  • Professional interests: Anticoagulation
  • Hobbies: Traveling, hiking, camping and researching new restaurants and food to eat  
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hike in Big Cottonwood Canyon or one of Utah’s five national parks, with my current favorites being Arches and Capitol Reef National Parks.  

Email: becky.doman@imail.org

Penny Fugal, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Penny Fugal, RPh, BCPS (AQ Cardiology)

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Cardiac ICU
  • Education and training: Bachelor of Pharmacy, University of Utah
  • Professional interests: Critical care, cardiology
  • Hobbies: Spending time with family, hanging out with my dogs (good golden retriever and naughty black lab), camping, road trips and finding new destinations around the world to explore.
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Visiting any of the national parks

Email: penny.fugal@imail.org

Hansen Cory

Cory Hansen, PharmD, BCPS (AQ Cardiology)

Clinical Pharmacist, PGY2 Cardiology Pharmacy Residency Program Director

  • Practice area: Cardiology
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - LDS Hospital

Email: cory.hansen@imail.org

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Alan Horrocks, PharmD, MS, BCPS

Pharmacy Manager

  • Practice area: Pharmacy Practice Management, Central Operations
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Roseman University of Heath Sciences College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 / PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency, Intermountain Healthcare
    • Master of Science in Health-System Pharmacy Administration, University of Utah
  • Professional interests: 340B, pharmacy advocacy
  • Hobbies / Favorite things to do in Utah: Spending time with his family, hiking and camping, watching sports and riding snowmobiles

Email: alan.horrocks@imail.org


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Mary Hutton, PharmD, BCIDP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases / Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Stewardship - Utah Valley Hospital
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI
    • PGY2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency, Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI
  • Professional interests: Antimicrobial stewardship, Staphylococcus aureus
  • Hobbies: Video games, traveling, camping 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Quarters Arcade, camping with friends, snowboarding 

Email: mary.hutton@imail.org

Hwang David

David Hwang, PharmD, PhD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacist, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Site Coordinator

  • Practice area: Emergency Department
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Southern Nevada College of Pharmacy - South Jordan, UT
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - Intermountain Medical Center   
  • Professional interests: Toxicology, infectious diseases
  • Hobbies: Photography, traveling
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Visiting national parks, Utah Jazz basketball  

Email: david.hwang@imail.org

Pence Simon

Simon Pence, PharmD, BCOP

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Roseman University of Health Sciences

  • Practice area: Outpatient Infusion Center
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State College of Pharmacy - Columbus, OH
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Sutter Health Care/California Northstate University - Sacramento, CA
    • PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency, St Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute - Boise, ID
  • Professional interests: Oncology
  • Hobbies: Backpacking, mountain biking
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Camping, biking, hiking

Email: simon.pence@imail.org

Matt Pepper, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Matt Pepper, PharmD, MBA, BCPS

Pharmacy Assistant Director of Clinical Services

  • Practice area: Pharmacy Practice Management
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, UF Health Shands Hospital - Gainesville, FL   
  • Professional interests: Pharmacy leadership and emergency medicine
  • Hobbies: Sports and spending time with family 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Attending sporting events and spending time outdoors 

Email: matt.pepper@imail.org

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Tamara B. Potter, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Pediatrics
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - McKay Dee Hospital
  • Professional interests: Pediatrics, medication safety and quality improvement 
  • Hobbies: Running, hiking, reading, skiing and being a soccer mom 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Camping and hiking in the summer and skiing in the winter

Email: tammy.potter@imail.org

Robbins Mindi

Mindi Robbins, PharmD, BCPS

Medication Safety Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Medication Safety
  • Education and training: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
  • Professional interests: Medication safety, drug information, women & children’s health 
  • Hobbies: Running, cooking, hiking, reading 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hiking and camping 

Email: midni.robbins@imail.org

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Scott Shipley, PharmD, BCPS

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy, Roseman University of Health Sciences

  • Practice area: Internal Medicine / Family Medicine
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy - Aurora, CO
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Omaha, NE
  • Professional interests: Infectious disease, medication safety, student development
  • Hobbies: Home improvement, playing / watching sports
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Get out and be active in the beautiful outdoors Utah has to offer

Email: sshipley@roseman.edu or scott.shipley@imail.org

Tim Smith, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Timothy A. Smith, RPh

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Neuro Shock Trauma ICU
  • Education and training: Bachelor of Pharmacy, University of Utah
  • Professional interests: Adult intensive care pharmacy, ACLS, cardiac rhythm identification, antimicrobial therapy
  • Hobbies / Favorite things to do in Utah: Minor auto maintenance, golf, home repairs, archery

Email: timothy.smith2@imail.org


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Emily H. Summers, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Pediatrics
  • Education and training: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
  • Professional interests: Pediatrics and medication safety
  • Hobbies: Traveling with family, book group and murder podcasts 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Early morning hikes and Lake Powell visits 

Email: emily.summers@imail.org

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Zach White, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist, Women and Children’s Pharmacist Team Lead

  • Practice area: Newborn Intensive Care Unit
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Mayo Eugenio Litta Children’s Hospital - Rochester, MN
  • Professional interests: NICU, pediatrics, emergency medicine 
  • Hobbies: Backpacking in the High Uinta wilderness, coaching youth sports and traveling 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Fishing at Smith and Morehouse and backpacking to Red Castle in the High Uintas 

Email: zach.white2@imail.org