CUMC - Bergan Mercy Pharmacy Residents

2021-2022


Brooke Conroy, PharmD

College of Pharmacy Attended: Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Graduation Year: 2021

Hometown: Gordon, Nebraska

Practice Area Interests: Internal Medicine

Jena Dresbach, PharmD

College of Pharmacy Attended: Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Graduation Year: 2021

Hometown: LaSalle, Illinois

Practice Area Interests: Emergency Medicine


Maureen Martin, PharmD

College of Pharmacy Attended: University of Iowa College of Pharmacy

Graduation Year: 2021

Hometown: Council Bluffs, Iowa

Practice Area Interests: Ambulatory Care, Specialty Pharmacy, Family Medicine


Katie Renken, PharmD

College of Pharmacy Attended: St. Louis College of Pharmacy

Graduation Year: 2021

Hometown: Waunakee, Wisconsin

Practice Area Interests: Women's Health, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine


Craig Ripski, PharmD

College of Pharmacy Attended: Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Graduation Year: 2021

Hometown: Claymont, Delaware

Practice Area Interests: Infectious Disease, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine


Christa Taylor, PharmD

College of Pharmacy Attended: Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Graduation Year: 2021

Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska

Practice Area Interests: Critical Care and general hospital pharmacy practice

Former Residents - Where Are They Now?

Former CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy PGY1 Pharmacy Residents

2020-2021 residents

2020-2021 - front row: Jessel Dela Cruz, Adam Bassing, Taylor Lenz; back row: Natalie Tiefenthaler, Casie Walters, Emily Oliver

2020-2021

  • Adam Bassing, PharmD – Patient Care Pharmacist at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy in Omaha, NE
  • Jessel Dela Cruz, PharmD – PGY2 in Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership at CHI Health in Omaha, NE
  • Taylor Lenz, PharmD – PGY2 in Emergency Medicine at Mercy One Medical Center in Des Moines, IA
  • Emily Oliver, PharmD – PGY2 in Pain Management and Palliative Care at Hospice of Southern Illinois in Bellevile, IL
  • Natalie Tiefenthaler, PharmD – PGY2 in Ambulatory Care at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha, NE
  • Casie Walters, PharmD – PGY2 in Psychiatry at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, MN
Pharm Resident Grads 2019-20

2019-2020 - front row: Sarah Ermer, Sam Katzman, Marina Kaminsky; back row: Daniel Hannig, Xavier Hill, Braxton Wilcox

2019-2020

  • Sarah Ermer, PharmD – Completed PGY2 in Pain Management and Palliative Care at University of Iowa College of Pharmacy in Iowa City; post-PGY2 accepted a position as an Opioid Stewardship Clinical Pharmacist
  • Daniel Hannig, PharmD – Staff Pharmacist at Jewish Hospital in Cincinnati, OH
  • Xavier Hill, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at Long Beach VA Hospital in Long Beach, California
  • Marina Kaminsky, PharmD - Patient Care Pharmacist at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy in Omaha, NE
  • Sam Katzman, PharmD – Completed PGY2 in Emergency Medicine at Mercy One in Des Moines, IA; post-PGY2 accepted a position as ED/Critical Care Pharmacist at Mercy One Medical Center in Des Moines, IA
  • Braxton Wilcox, PharmD - Patient Care Pharmacist at CHI Health St. Elizabeth in Lincoln, NE
Pharm Resident Grads 2018-19

2018-2019 - front row: Spencer Evans, Alison Miller, Eric Bierle; back row: Samantha Brongiel, Athena Aus, Cassidy Latusek

2018-2019

  • Athena Aus, PharmD - Staff pharmacist at Banner Health - North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, CO
  • Eric Bierle, PharmD - Patient Care Pharmacist at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center-Bergan Mercy and CHI Health Lakeside in Omaha, NE
  • Samantha Brongiel, PharmD - Completed PGY2 in Oncology at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut; post-PGY2 accepted a position as a Clinical Oncology Pharmacist at the Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Spencer Evans, PharmD - Completed PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership at CHI Health in Omaha, NE; post-PGY2 accepted a position as a Pharmacy Manager at CHI Health Lakeside in Omaha, NE
  • Cassidy Latusek, PharmD - Hospital Pharmacist at Mayo Clinic - Saint Mary's Campus in Rochester, MN
  • Alison Miller, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacist Emergency Medicine at Children's Healthcare Colorado in Denver, CO
Pharm Resident Grads 2017-18

2017-2018: front row: Antonio Luo, Kailey Frenzel, Jon Van Breusegen; back row: Akosua Boateng, Megan Wachter, Tiffany Ramos


2017-2018

  • Akosua Boateng, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacy Manager at HCA Houston Southeast in Pasadena, TX
  • Kailey Frenzel, PharmD - Emergency Medicine Clinical Pharmacist at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center-Bergan Mercy in Omaha, NE
  • Antonio Luo, PharmD - Patient Care Pharmacist at University of California-San Francisco Medical Center in San Francisco, CA
  • Tiffany Ramos, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacist at Queens Medical Center in Honolulu, HI
  • Jon VanBreusegen, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacist at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, MO
  • Megan Wachter, PharmD - Integrated Pharmacist at Memorial Herman (Texas Medical Center) in Houston, TX from 2018-2020, starting PGY2 in Psychiatry at Eastern Colorado VA Healthcare System July 2020

2016-2017

  • Lauren Bricker, PharmD - Completed PGY2 in Infectious Disease at MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center in Des Moines, IA; post-PGY2 accepted a position as a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist-Infectious Diseases at Ascension Via Christi in Wichita, KS
  • Dallin Darais, PharmD - Emergency Medicine Clinical Pharmacist at Intermountain Healthcare Utah Valley Hospital in Provo, UT
  • Patrick Enriquez, PharmD - Patient Care Pharmacist at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center-Bergan Mercy in Omaha, NE
  • Carmen Frerichs, PharmD - Patient Care Pharmacist at Bryan Health in Lincoln, NE
  • Morgan Pusek, PharmD - Patient Care Pharmacist at Methodist Hospital in Omaha, NE
  • Scott Shipley, PharmD - Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Roseman University of Health Sciences in South Jordan, UT