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.

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Rachel Alm, PharmD, BCACP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist 
Merrill Gappmayer and Utah Valley Clinics - Provo, UT

  • Rotation: Transitions of Care Service Component, Geriatrics II, Primary Care Elective
  • 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, inter-professional 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 
Intermountain Clinical Pharmacist Anticoagulation Services (CPAS) Clinic, Heart Failure and Transplant Clinic - Murray, UT 

  • Rotations: Anticoagulant Clinic Leadership, CPAS clinic service component
  • 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 
Intermountain Medical Center - Murray, UT 

  • Rotation: Emergency Medicine
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Touro University College of Pharmacy - Vallejo, CA
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare Intermountain Medical Center - Murray, UT
  • 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

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Amy Beal, PharmD

Pharmacy Services Manager
SelectHealth 

  • Rotation:  Managed Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Montana Skaggs School of Pharmacy - Missoula, MT
  • Professional interests: Diabetes, cardiology, healthcare access and affordability
  • Hobbies: Gardening, cooking, baking
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: I love our mountains in autumn. Spending time surrounded by the amazing colors of aspens, maples, and oaks makes me over the top happy.

Email: amy.beals@selecthealth.org

Emily Benefield, PharmD, Pharmacy Residency Preceptor

Emily Benefield, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist, PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program Director
Primary Children's Hospital and Clinics - Salt Lake City, UT

  • Rotation: 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 
Intermountain Alta View Clinic - Sandy, UT 

  • Rotation: Longitudinal Family Medicine / Internal Medicine Primary Care
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy - Omaha, NE
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Boise VA Medical Center - Boise ID
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, University of Utah Health - Salt Lake City, UT
  • 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

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Steven Metz, PharmD, BCPS

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist 
Intermountain Heart Failure and Transplant Clinic, Clinical Pharmacist Anticoagulation Services (CPAS) Clinic - Murray, UT 

  • Rotation: Heart Failure & Transplant Clinic 
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Louisiana at Monroe College of Pharmacy -  Monroe, LA
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare Utah Valley Hospital - Provo, UT
  • 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 
Intermountain Pharmacy Services - Taylorsville, UT 

  • Rotation: Drug Information / Medication-Use Policy 
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 / PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency Intermountain Healthcare - Salt Lake City, UT
  • 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

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Jeff Olson, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, BCACP

Community Care Pharmacy Director, PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Program Director 
Intermountain Pharmacy Services -  Taylorsville, UT 

  • Rotations: Practice Management, Pharmacy Leadership 
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy - Salt Lake City, UT
    • 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

Megan Park

Megan Park, PharmD, MBA, DPLA

Clinical Director of Pharmacy Informatics 
Intermountain Pharmacy Services - Taylorsville, UT 

  • Rotation: Clinical Pharmacy Informatics
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Roseman University of Health Science College of Pharmacy
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Chicago Medicine - Chicago, IL
    • PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration Residency, University of Chicago Medicine - Chicago, IL
  • Professional interests: Research and innovation engineering, data, health analytics and information, patient and medication safety, human factors and ergonomics science, healthcare delivery science and pharmacy professional advocacy
  • Hobbies: Carpentry / wood-working, hot chocolate connoisseur-ing, Zumba, business planning, horses 
  • Favorite things to do in Utah: Hiking, jogging, canyon drives, lake excursions, nerf gun battles 

Email: megan.park@imail.org

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Heidi Pigott, PharmD, BCACP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist, PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program Research Coordinator 
Intermountain Southridge, Rose Canyon, and Taylorsville Clinics - UT 

  • Rotations: Primary Care Elective, Geriatrics II 
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy - Pittsburgh, PA 
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency (Ambulatory Care Track), University of Utah Health - Salt Lake City, UT
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, University of Utah Health - Salt Lake City, UT
  • 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 
Castell House Calls - Murray, UT

  • Rotation: Intermountain Community Care Team
  • Education and training: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Florida College of Pharmacy - Gainesville, FL
  • 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

Monica Rauch

Monica Rauch, PharmD, BCACP

Advanced Clinical Pharmacist, PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Program Coordinator
Intermountain Cottonwood and Holladay Clinic - Murray, UT 

  • Rotation: Orientation, Primary Care Elective
  • Education and training:
    • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy - Iowa City, IA
    • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Kansas City VA Medical Center - Kansas City, MO
    • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Intermountain Healthcare - Salt Lake City, UT
  • Professional interests: Chronic disease state management, geriatrics and cardiology
  • Hobbies: Travel, hiking, skiing, spending time with family 
    • Favorite things to do in Utah: All things outdoors  

    Email: monica.rauch@imail.org

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    Johanna Thompson, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP

    Advanced Clinical Pharmacist 
    Intermountain Cottonwood Clinic - Murray, UT 

    • Rotation: Geriatrics 
    • Education and training:
      • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Washington School of Pharmacy - Seattle, WA
      • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center St. Margaret - Pittsburgh, PA
      • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, University of Utah Health - Salt Lake City, UT
    • 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

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    Valerie Tran, PharmD, BCPPS

    Advanced Clinical Pharmacist 
    Primary Children’s Hospital - Salt Lake City, UT 

    • Rotation: Pediatric Hematology / Oncology Clinic
    • Education and training:
      • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy - Salt Lake City, UT
      • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Intermountain Healthcare Primary Children's Hospital - Salt Lake City, UT
      • PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency, Primary Children's Hospital - Salt Lake City, UT
    • Professional interests: Oncology, transplant (BMT and solid organ)
    • Hobbies: Cook, board games, trivia, read, Peloton, snowboard
    • Favorite things to do in Utah: Tanner Park

    Email: valerie.tran@imail.org

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    Roger Wilcox, PharmD

    Pharmacist Team Lead - Medical / Surgical Unit
    Primary Children's Hospital - Salt Lake City, UT

    • Rotation: Pediatric Diabetes
    • Education and training:
      • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy - Madison, WI
      • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Children's Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN
    • Professional interests: Pediatrics, infectious disease and precepting
    • Hobbies: Everything outdoors
    • Favorite things to do in Utah: Canyoneering

    Email: roger.wilcox@imail.org

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    Brad Winter, PharmD, BCACP

    Advanced Clinical Pharmacist
    Intermountain Layton Clinic - Layton, UT 

    • Rotations: Longitudinal Family Medicine / Internal Medicine Primary Care, Pain Management 
    • Education and training:
      • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy - Salt Lake City, UT
      • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Good Samaritan Medical Center - Corvallis, OR
      • PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Intermountain Healthcare - Salt Lake City, UT
    • 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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    Jeffery T. Zobell, PharmD, BCPPS

    Advanced Clinical Pharmacist
    Primary Children's Hospital - Salt Lake City, UT

    • Rotation: 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 - Salt Lake City, UT
    • 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