Jennifer Claiborne, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Manager
PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director

Jennifer Claiborne is the Pharmacy Clinical Manager and the PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director. She received her Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy in 2007. She completed a PGY-1 residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center (MHUMC). She received her board certification in pharmacotherapy in 2012. Jennifer is a member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacist. She is a recipient of the distinguished service award awarded by the MHUMC Internal Medicine Medical Residents.


Ryan Cole, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Operations Manager
PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program Coordinator

Ryan Cole is the Clinical Operations Manager and PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program Coordinator. He earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy. "Hotty Toddy!" He then completed a pharmacy practice residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, GA. After residency he practiced in internal medicine before his current manager position.


Chelsea Ehalt, Pharm.D., BCPS

Internal Medicine

Chelsea Ehalt is a clinical pharmacist specializing in internal medicine and surgery patients. After earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University of Georgia in 2016 (Go Dawgs!), she completed a PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center. Ehalt received her board certification in pharmacotherapy in 2018.


Roby Hersey, Pharm.D.

Internal Medicine

Roby Hersey is a Clinical Pharmacist specializing in Internal Medicine. After earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from South University School of Pharmacy in 2016, he completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at St. Joseph's / Candler Health System in Savannah, GA. His current practice interests include antibiotic stewardship and internal medicine. He plans to sit for board certification in pharmacotherapy in Spring of 2019.


Ryan Hoffman, Pharm.D.

Oncology

Ryan Hoffman is a clinical pharmacist specializing in adult oncology. He received his Doctorate of Pharmacy from South University College of Pharmacy. He then completed a PGY-1 residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center.


Audrey Johnson, Pharm.D., BCPS

Critical Care

Audrey Johnson is a clinical pharmacist specializing in critical care medicine. She earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the South Carolina College of Pharmacy in 2014. She completed her PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency at NYU Langone Medical Center and went on to complete a PGY-2 residency in critical care at the Medical University of South Carolina. She received her board certification in pharmacotherapy in 2015 and is a member of Society of Critical Care Medicine.


Katherine Jones, PharmD

Director of Pharmacy

Katherine Jones is the Director of Pharmacy at Memorial Health University Medical Center. She received her Doctorate of Pharmacy at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy. Katherine has over 30 years of experience at Memorial Health that includes medication safety and investigational medications


Stephanie Lesslie, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP

Critical Care

Stephanie Lesslie is a clinical pharmacist specializing in critical care medicine. She received her Doctorate of Pharmacy from South Carolina College of Pharmacy in 2013. She completed a pharmacy practice residency at McLeod Regional Medical Center and a critical care specialty residency at Georgia Regents Medical Center/University of Georgia College of Pharmacy. She received her board certification in pharmacotherapy in 2014 and in critical care in 2016. Lesslie is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Neurocritical Care Society. She is also a reviewer for The Annals of Pharmacotherapy and Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Her practice interests include infectious disease, neurology, cardiac arrest management, and clinical research.


Jason Lin, Pharm.D.

Infectious Diseases

Jason Lin received his Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. He then completed a pharmacy practice residency and infectious diseases specialty residency at the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital. His current practice interests include the outcomes of antimicrobial use and resistance, antimicrobial stewardship, and antimicrobial pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic optimization.


Lauren House, Pharm.D.

Pediatrics

Lauren House completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Georgia and earned a Doctorate in Pharmacy from South University School of Pharmacy in 2013. She then went on to complete a pharmacy practice residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center. Upon completion of her residency in 2014, she joined the clinical pharmacy department at Memorial Health University Medical Center where she is currently practicing pediatric/neonatal clinical pharmacy. She is a member of Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacists (GSHP) and Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group (PPAG). Her practice responsibilities include pediatric and neonatal critical care, pediatric emergency medicine, general pediatric medicine, and pediatric oncology.


Joe Morris, Pharm.D.

Emergency Medicine

Joe Morris is a clinical pharmacist specializing in emergency medicine. He received his Doctorate of Pharmacy from University of Georgia College of Pharmacy in 2016. Morris completed a pharmacy practice residency and critical care specialty residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center. He is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacists. His practice interests include cardiac arrest and shock management, infectious diseases, and toxicology.


Karyn Taylor, Pharm.D., BCPPS

Pediatrics

Karyn Taylor is a clinical pharmacist specializing in pediatric critical care at Memorial University Medical Center (MUMC). She is responsible for patients in our pediatric ICU, inpatient oncology, medicine, and surgery units, as well as the pediatric emergency room and outpatient oncology. Taylor has teaching responsibilities that include pharmacy students, nurses, and the pediatric medical team at MUMC. She is a member of the Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group. Taylor received her Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of Montana in 2001 and completed her pharmacy practice residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center in 2002.


Stephanie Weldon, PharmD

Emergency Medicine

Stephanie Weldon is a clinical pharmacist specializing in trauma and surgical critical care. Originally from Windsor Locks, CT, she received her Doctorate of Pharmacy at The University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy. She then completed a pharmacy practice residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center. She is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and her practice interests include traumatic and cardiac arrest management, emergency medicine, and infectious disease.


Peterson Worrell, Pharm.D., BCPS

Internal Medicine

Peterson Worrell received his Doctorate of Pharmacy from Mercer University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. He excelled during his residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center and upon completion of his residency he joined the Internal Medicine clinical team. Outside of Internal Medicine, his practice area interests include Emergency Medicine and Psychiatry. When not working, educating residents and students, or familiarizing himself with current literature, he enjoys playing bass guitar with several local bands in the Savannah area.


Stacie Coleman, PharmD, BCPS

Internal Medicine

Stacie Coleman is a clinical pharmacist specializing in internal medicine. After earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University at Buffalo in 2009, she completed a PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency at Greenville Hospital System in Greenville, SC. She received her board certification in pharmacotherapy in 2012.


Desiree Ferrel, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS

Pediatrics/Neonatal

Desirée Ferrel completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Nevada and earned a Doctorate in Pharmacy from Chicago State University School of Pharmacy in 2014. She then went on to complete a pharmacy practice residency at Tucson Medical Center. She has been practicing in pediatrics/neonatal pharmacy since 2016 and joined the clinical pharmacy department at Memorial Health University Medical Center in 2019. She is a member of Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group (PPAG). Her practice responsibilities include pediatric and neonatal critical care, pediatric emergency medicine, general pediatric medicine, and pediatric oncology.


Sofiya Sovalska, PharmD

Critical Care

Sofiya Sovalska is a clinical pharmacist specializing in critical care medicine. She earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Boston, Massachusetts in 2017. She completed both her PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency and PGY-2 critical care pharmacy residency at Memorial Health University Medical Center. She primarily works with cardiology patients. She is a member of American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacists, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Phi Lambda Sigma, Rho Chi, and Phi Kappa Phi. Her interests include infectious disease, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, and post- surgical management.


Jennifer McCoy, PharmD

Operations Manager

Jennifer McCoy is the Operations Manager at Memorial Health University Medical Center. She received her Doctorate of Pharmacy at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy. Jennifer has roughly 20 years of experience in hospital pharmacy. She is an avid baseball and Georgia Bulldog fan. Go Dawgs!