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Deepak R. Sisodiya, Pharm.D., MHA, BCPS, Director of Pharmacy received his BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Alberta and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Michigan in 2002. After completing a pharmacy practice residency at Stanford Health Care, he worked as a clinical pharmacist in general medicine with an interest in infectious diseases. In 2010, he made the move into management.
Latanya Dean, Pharm.D., BCOP (Assistant Director Hematology/Oncology), received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Washington in 2001. She completed a general practice residency at Stanford Health Care in June 2002. After residency she accepted a clinical position at SHC as an inpatient clinical pharmacist covering hematology/oncology services and the ambulatory treatment center. After three years, she transferred to the outpatient setting, working in the Cancer Center as a Clinical Oncology Pharmacist. She then went into management as a Lead Pharmacist, followed by Manager of Oncology Pharmacy services overseeing inpatient and outpatient oncology pharmacy services. Currently, she oversees SHC Cancer Network Pharmacy Services.
Douglas Del Paggio, Pharm.D., MPA is the Assistant Director overseeing all inpatient hospital operations, and the BOP-designated Pharmacist-in-Charge at Stanford Hospital. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Ohio State University, completed his residency at the Queen’s Medical Center, and received his master’s degree at the University of San Francisco. He transitioned from providing direct clinical services to now overseeing pharmacy in management for over 20 years. He has had the unique opportunity to help open two new hospitals, including Stanford Health Care’s 500P Hospital.
Janjri Desai, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree and MBA from University of the Pacific in 2011. She then pursued a PGY-1 general pharmacy practice residency at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System and remained there as an Inpatient/Outpatient Clinic Pharmacist, after which she took a Medicine/Surgery Pharmacist position at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. More recently, Janjri joined SHC in December 2015 and is the now the Assistant Director of Quality at Stanford Health Care.
Mark Klanjac, Pharm.D., BCPS, received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of the Pacific in 2005. He then pursued a PGY-1 general pharmacy practice residency at Stanford Hospital and Clinics and remained there as an Inpatient Clinical Pharmacist, after which he took an ICU/OR Lead Pharmacist position. In 2013, Mark became the Residency Program Director and Manager of Professional Development.
Jamie Kuo, Pharm.D., BCCCP, received her undergraduate degree from University of California, Berkeley and earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of California, San Francisco. She completed her PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency and PGY-2 critical care specialty residency at Stanford Health Care. She currently works as the Manager of Clinical Effectiveness and oversees the Transitions of Care and Solid Organ Transplant pharmacy programs. Additionally, she assists with formulary management and supports the Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee (P&T).
Cherwyn Nguyen, Pharm.D., BCCCP received her undergraduate degree from University of California, Berkeley and her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of California, San Francisco. She completed her pharmacy practice residency and critical care residency at Stanford Health Care. She worked as a critical care pharmacist before transitioning to her current role of medication safety pharmacist.
Lana G. Witt, Pharm.D., Assistant Director of Pharmacy-Outpatient Services oversees pharmacy services in ambulatory care clinics, infusion centers and outpatient surgery practices as well as SHC expansion to offsite locations. Previously she was an inpatient clinical pharmacist in the Med-Surg Intensive Care unit, worked in the Decision Support group at First Databank, and implemented the Epic EHR at Stanford Health Care as a clinical informaticist on many teams and projects, including the Willow Pharmacy team, Beacon Oncology, and the Epic Ambulatory team.