Drug Policy and Medication Safety/Quality: Preceptor Information

Preceptors

  • Carrie Lagasse
  • Steve Lemon
  • Ben Staley
  • Lyn Tucker

 

Carrie

Carrie Lagasse, PharmD, BCPS

Carrie Lagasse, PharmD, BCPS, is a pharmacy specialist in Drug Policy Development and Resource Utilization at UF Health Shands Hospital. She is also a clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Lagasse received her Doctor of Pharmacy from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at the University of Colorado Hospital and her PGY2 residency in Critical Care/Infectious Diseases at the Kansas City Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center.

Dr. Lagasse worked as an Infectious Diseases Specialist at the University of Kansas Hospital for seven years where she also served as the PGY1 Residency Coordinator for her final two years. Dr. Lagasse is board certified in pharmacotherapy, and her interests included population based pharmacy care and pharmacy residency training.

 

Steve Lemon, PharmD, BCPSSteve

Steve Lemon, PharmD, BCPS, is a clinical specialist in Informatics, Quality, and Data Analytics and a clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Lemon received his Doctor of Pharmacy from the St. Louis College of Pharmacy. He completed his pharmacy practice and critical care specialty residencies at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.

His areas of interest are biomedical and health informatics and clinical decision support.

 

Ben Staley

Ben Staley, PharmD, BCPS

Ben Staley, PharmD, BCPS, is a clinical data translation specialist with UF Health Decision Support Services. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida before completing his PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at the University of Colorado Hospital and his PGY2 specialty residency in infectious diseases at UF Health Shands Hospital. His interests include use of information technology and data to improve clinical processes.

 

 

Lyn Tucker, PharmD, BCPPS

Lyn Tucker, PharmD, BCPPS, is a pharmacy specialist in medication safety at UF Health Shands Hospital and clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Tucker received her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Jacksonville Campus. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at Wolfson Children’s Hospital/Baptist Health and her PGY2 residency in Pediatrics at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Tucker worked as a Pediatric Emergency Department Pharmacist at Wolfson Children’s Hospital for five years. Dr. Tucker is board certified in pediatric pharmacy, and her professional interest is implementation of systems that enhance medication safety for all patients.