Meet Our Staff

 

Executive Staff

Michael R. Cohen RPh, MS, ScD (hon.), DPS (hon.), FASHP

President, Institute for Safe Medication Practices

 

Ronald S. Litman D.O.

Medical Director

 

Susan Paparella RN, MSN

Vice President

 

Judy Smetzer RN, BSN

Vice President

 

Allen J. Vaida PharmD, FASHP

Executive Vice President

 

Staff

Renee Brehio

Public and Media Relations

 

Rachel Cohen MS, RD

Business Manager

 

Michael J. Gaunt PharmD

​Medication Safety Analyst and Editor

 

Jennifer L. Gold BSN, MSN

Medication Safety Analyst

 

Matthew Grissinger RPh, FISMP, FASCP

​Director of Error Reporting Programs

Arounsavanh Khemdy

​Pharmacy Technician Analyst and Research Assistant

 

​Rebecca L. Lamis PharmD, FISMP

Medication Safety Analyst

 

Michelle Mandrack RN, MSN

Director of Consulting Services

 

Christina Michalek BSc Pharm, RPh, FASHP

​Medication Safety Specialist

 

Thomas J. Moore

​Senior Scientist, Drug Safety and Policy

 

Ann D. Shastay RN, MSN, AOCN

Managing Editor

 

ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellows

Vivek Brahmbhatt PharmD

​2017-2018 FDA/ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellow

 

Kayla Cierniak PharmD, MS

2017-2018 FDA/ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellow

 

Viktoriya Ingram PharmD

2017-2018 ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellow Sponsored by Baxter International Inc.

 

Barbrakaryne N. Nchinda Fobi PharmD, MPH

2017-2019 ​ISMP International Medication Safety Management Fellow Sponsored by Baxter International Inc.

 

David Valentine PharmD

​2017-2018 ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellow

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