Dr. Garrett came to RxPrep after twenty years of experience as a faculty member and clinical pharmacist. She completed her BS and PharmD at West Virginia University, followed by a PGY2 Internal Medicine residency at the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Garrett served as an Assistant Professor at Nova Southeastern University for nine years, followed by nine years as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy. She has served as an Internal Medicine Clinical Specialist, Clinical Coordinator and PGY2 Pharmacy Residency Program Director. Although primarily an Internal Medicine Specialist, Dr. Garrett has worked in the emergency department, ICU, CCU and in transitions of care.
Dr. Garrett has experience in psychometric analysis, distance education and curricular assessment. She helped develop and expand RxPrep’s content designed for College of Pharmacy administrators and faculty. Dr. Garrett has precepted over 200 APPE students, as well as numerous pharmacy and medical residents on clinical rotations during her career. She is dedicated to teaching and mentoring future pharmacists as a member of the RxPrep team.
Dr. Brian earned her PharmD from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and went on to complete a PGY-1 residency at the VA Health System of Western New York. Following residency, Dr. Brian began her teaching career as a full-time clinical faculty member at the Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College. In this position, she helped to create and deliver the curriculum for the school’s inaugural class. After her time at Fisher, Dr. Brian took a position at the D’Youville College School of Pharmacy, where she also contributed to developing and delivering the curriculum. In addition to her teaching and clinical responsibilities within the School of Pharmacy, Dr. Brian served on the college’s Inter-Professional Education Committee and helped to create the simulation program in which students of eight different health professions participate each spring. Additionally, Dr. Brian taught as a guest lecturer in the Physician Assistant, Nurse Practitioner, and Physical Therapy programs at D’Youville.
In her thirteen years as a clinical faculty member, Dr. Brian has practiced in multiple different settings, including long-term care; inpatient adult medicine; and ambulatory care. She has also served as a preceptor for PGY-1 residents in both the inpatient and ambulatory care settings and assisted in the development of the PGY-2 Internal Medicine with focus in Academic Practice program at Buffalo General Medical Center. Dr. Brian’s passion is teaching and she is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with student pharmacists nationwide as part of the RxPrep team.
Dr. Devine earned her PharmD from the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy in Oklahoma City and then completed her PGY-1 residency at Oklahoma State University Medical Center. She then completed her PGY-2 residency in cardiology at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. During her PGY-2 year, she earned teaching and leadership certificates, served as chief resident, and was a PY-2 Teaching Assistant at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. After completing her residency training, Dr. Devine began her practice as a cardiac critical care clinical pharmacist in the Heart Center ICU at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. While at MGH, Dr. Devine became one of the first board-certified cardiology pharmacists in the country, served on several committees, and was honored to receive two hospital-wide awards for safety and excellence on her work with the cangrelor process improvement and the heparin shortage, respectively. She also routinely taught within the Department of Medicine, served as a research mentor to pharmacy residents, and was awarded the MGH Pharmacy Residency Preceptor of the Year Award. Dr. Devine is so excited to continue doing what she loves with RxPrep by helping pharmacy students across the country achieve their goals!
Dr. Colley earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree at the University of California, San Francisco School of Pharmacy in 2013. He completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Mercy General Hospital and Mercy San Juan Medical Center (part of Dignity Health) in Sacramento, CA. He then went on to complete a PGY2 residency in Infectious Diseases at UC Davis Medical Center. After residency, Dr. Colley served for five years as the Infectious Diseases (ID) Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at Baylor Scott & White Health in Dallas, Texas. While there, he precepted many pharmacy students and residents on the ID and antimicrobial stewardship rotations. He also served as a primary preceptor for several resident research projects, many of which led to publications in peer-reviewed journals and/or presented as posters at the National Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) annual conference. Dr. Colley has always maintained a strong interest in teaching and is excited to play a role as a member of the RxPrep team in helping future pharmacists begin their careers.