Preceptors who participate in Intermountain Healthcare's PGY2 ambulatory care pharmacy residency are highly skilled and well regarded in their areas of expertise, and bring a broad scope of experience to our program.

Alm Rachel

Rachel Alm, PharmD, BCACP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Primary Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy - Big Rapids, MI
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Franciscan Health - Hammond, IN
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, Providence St. Peter Family Medicine - Olympia, WA
  • Professional interests: Primary care, geriatrics, interprofessional care
  • Hobbies: Hiking, snowboarding, climbing, soccer 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: RSL games, shredding the snow in Park City, visiting the national parks

Email: rachel.alm@imail.org

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Clint Anderson, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Coordinator - Ambulatory Care Team

  • Practice area: Anticoagulation Clinic Leadership, Clinical Pharmacist Anticoagulation Services (CPAS), Heart Failure and Transplant Services
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Midwestern University College of Pharmacy - Glendale, AZ  
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Banner University Medical Center - Phoenix, AZ   
  • Professional interests: Anticoagulation, clinic practice management
  • Hobbies: Traveling, soccer, family 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Spending time outdoors 

Email: clint.anderson@imail.org

Jeremy Bair, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Jeremy Bair, PharmD, BCPS

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist, PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program Director

  • Practice area: Emergency Department
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Touro University College of Pharmacy - Vallejo, CA
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - Intermountain Medical Center
  • Professional interests: Emergency medicine
  • Hobbies: Outdoor activities, hiking, camping, fishing. I also love traveling and being introduced to other cultures. 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Outdoor activities

Email: jeremy.bair@imail.org

Emily Benefield, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Emily Benefield, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist, PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program Director

  • Practice area: Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Washington State University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences - Spokane, WA
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy - Oklahoma City, OK
    • PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency, University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy - Oklahoma City, OK
  • Professional interests: All things pediatric transplant!, pediatric to adult transitions, infectious disease complications, immunosuppression management
  • Hobbies: Slow runs at the park (a double stroller and a dog can really slow you down), drinking tea like an old lady, milkshakes
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hiking in the mountains and the desert, enjoying all of the local city parks, snowboarding

Email: emily.benefield@imail.org

Emily Hays, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Emily Hays, PharmD, BCPS

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Primary Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Boise VA Medical Center
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, University of Utah Health
  • Professional interests: Diabetes, cardiology, mental health
  • Hobbies: Skiing, hiking, mountain biking, music festivals 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hike and ski in the Wasatch 

Email: emily.hays@imail.org

McCracken Billie

Billie McCracken, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: PGY1 Community and PGY2 Ambulatory Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Idaho State University College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System Outpatient Clinic and Idaho State University 
  • Professional interests: Diabetes, hypertension, medication therapy management and cost savings
  • Hobbies / Favorite things to do in Utah: I enjoy spending time outdoors trail running, hiking, backpacking and backcountry skiing 

Email: billie.mccracken@imail.org

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Steven Metz, PharmD, BCPS

Advanced Clinical Ambulatory Care Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Heart Failure & Transplant Clinic, Clinical Pharmacist Anticoagulation Services (CPAS)
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Louisiana at Monroe College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare - Utah Valley Hospital
  • Professional interests: Heart failure, heart transplant, diabetes, immunizations and patient education
  • Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and daughters, doing Kung Fu, exercising, hiking, cooking, baking, playing video games and reading 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Enjoy the mountains and not having humidity!

Email: steven.metz@imail.org

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Whitney Mortensen, PharmD, MBA, BCPS

Drug Information Services Manager, Medication-Use Safety and Policy Pharmacy Residency Program Director

  • Practice area: Drug Information / Medication-Use Policy (PGY1 hospital, community, managed care residents and PGY2 ambulatory care residents)
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 / PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency, Intermountain Healthcare
  • Professional interests: Administration, medication-use policy, pediatrics and solid organ transplant
  • Hobbies: Pilates, cooking and kayaking 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Attending the Sundance Film Festival, going to Utah Jazz games and Salt Lake Bees games

Email: whitney.mortensen@imail.org

Jeff Olson, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Jeff Olson, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, BCACP

Community Care Pharmacy Director, PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Program Director

  • Practice area: Practice Management, Leadership
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Southwest Medical Center - Vancouver, WA
  • Professional interests: Clinical practice management, provider status, professional advancement and innovation
  • Hobbies: Running, hiking, sports, reading, music, family 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Spending time in the outdoors and with family 

Email: jeff.olson@imail.org

Pigott Heidi

Heidi Pigott, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Primary Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy - Pittsburgh, PA 
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Utah Health (Ambulatory Care Track)
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, University of Utah Health
  • Professional interests: Geriatrics, women's health
  • Hobbies: Hiking, trying new restaurants in SLC, watching movies, traveling 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: See above! 

Email: heidi.pigott@imail.org

Kathy Povilus, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Kathy Povilus, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area:Community Care
  • Education and training: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Florida, College of Pharmacy
  • Professional interests: Medication adherence, de-prescribing, coordination of Care
  • Hobbies: Reading, kayaking, cooking/baking 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Spending time up in the mountains hiking or camping

Email: kathy.povilus@imail.org

Rauch Monica

Monica Rauch, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Ambulatory Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy 
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Kansas City VA Medical Center
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare
  • Professional interests: Chronic disease state management, geriatrics and cardiology
  • Hobbies / Favorite things to do in Utah: Traveling, outdoors, spending time with family and friends and her dog 

Email: monica.rauch@imail.org

thompson johanna

Johanna Thompson, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Geriatrics
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Washington School of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center St. Margaret
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, University of Utah Health
  • Professional interests: Geriatrics, deprescribing, osteoporosis, chronic pain management
  • Hobbies: Skiing, trail running, hiking, backpacking, reading 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Skiing (it’s the best snow on Earth!)

Email: johanna.thompson@imail.org

Peggy Tilbury, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Peggy Tilbury, PharmD, BCACP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Transitions of Care, Salt Lake Clinic
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Southern California School of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Southern California School of Pharmacy
  • Professional interests: Diabetes, hypertension, transitions of care
  • Hobbies: Skiing, hiking, traveling 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Enjoying the great outdoors

Email: peggy.tilbury@imail.org

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Brad Winter, PharmD, BCACP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Longitudinal Primacy Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Good Samaritan Medical Center - Corvallis, OR
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare
  • Professional interests: Ambulatory care, informatics, insulin pump/CGM management, medical cannabis
  • Hobbies: Family, hiking, gardening, home projects/woodworking 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Snowboard, hike, National Parks 

Email: bradly.winter@imail.org

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Sarah Yost, PharmD, BCPS

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Pain Management, Park City Spine and Pain Clinic
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Houston College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    • PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Pharmacy Residency, Tampa General Hospital
  • Professional interests: Chronic pain management, medical cannabis, comprehensive medication management
  • Hobbies: Music, traveling, spending time with my family 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hiking, skiing, Red Butte concerts

Email: sarah.yost@imail.org

Zobell Jeff

Jeffery T. Zobell, PharmD, BCPPS

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist

  • Practice area: Ambulatory Care Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Clinic
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Arizona College of Pharmacy - Tucson, AZ
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare Primary Children's Hospital
  • Professional interests: Access and adherence with cystic fibrosis medications; IV antibiotics in cystic fibrosis pulmonary exacerbations 
  • Hobbies: Fishing, hiking
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Fishing in various mountain lakes in Utah  

Email: jeffery.zobell@imail.org