Our Preceptors

May Achi, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Cardiology
Pharm.D., University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, Christian Care Hospital
PGY2 – Cardiology Residency, University of the Sciences in conjunction with Hospital of University of Pennsylvania

Linda Blanton, RPh
System Medication Safety Clinical Specialist 
B.S. Pharmacy, University of Houston

James Cox, Pharm.D.
Clinical Specialist in Hematology/Oncology
Pharm.D., University of Texas at Austin
PGY1 - Pharmacy Residency, University Hospital
PGY2 - Hematology/Oncology Residency, Nebraska Medical Center

Aida Coralic, R.Ph., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Internal Medicine
B.S. Pharmacy, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina


Kyle Dawson, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Solid Organ Transplant
B.S. Pharmacy, University of Toledo
Pharm.D., University of Toledo
PGY1- Pharmacy Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital
PGY2- Solid Organ Transplant Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital


Kevin Donahue, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Cardiology/Critical Care
Pharm.D., Ohio State University 
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
PGY2 Critical Care Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX


Kayode Giwa, Pharm.D., BCPP
Clinical Specialist in Psychiatry and Internal Medicine
Pharm.D., University of Houston
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, University of Houston/Memorial Hermann Hospital Southwest

Rebeca Halfon, Pharm.D.
Clinical Specialist in Critical Care/Medical ICU
B.S. Pharmacy, University of Houston
Pharm.D., University of Florida

Jeff Hall, Pharm.D.
Clinical Specialist in Critical Care/Surgical ICU
Pharm.D., University of Houston
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital

Judy Ikwuagwu, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Infectious Diseases
B.S. Pharmacy, Texas Southern University
Pharm.D., Texas Southern University
PGY1 - Pharmacy Residency, St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital

Diana Kurian, Pharm.D.
Clinical Specialist - Internal Medicine
Pharm.D., Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy
PGY1 - Pharmacy Residency,  Jackson Memorial Hospital

Mike Liebl, BS, Pharm.D., BCPS 
Clinical Pharmacy Manager 
B.S. Pharmacy, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Pharm.D., University of Houston
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
PGY2 – Critical Care Residency, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital

Jose Murillo, Jr., Pharm.D., MHA, MBA, BCOP
Clinical Specialist in Hematology/Oncology
Pharm.D., University of Texas at Austin
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, Dallas VA Medical Center
PGY2 – Hematology/Oncology Residency, Audie Murphy VA

Phuong Nguyen Liebl, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Internal Medicine
Director, PGY2 – Internal Medicine Residency Program
Pharm.D., University of Texas at Austin
PGY1 – Pharmacy Practice Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital

Will Musick, Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ ID)
Clinical Specialist in Infectious Diseases
Pharm.D., University of Kentucky
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, University of North Carolina Hospitals
PGY2 – Infectious Diseases Residency, University of North Carolina Hospitals

Brian Parrish, Pharm.D.
Clinical Specialist in Cardiology
Pharm.D., Southwestern Oklahoma State University
PGY1 – Pharmacy Practice Residency, Memorial Hermann Hospital

Samir Patel, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Solid Organ Transplant
Director, PGY2 – Solid Organ Transplant Program
Pharm.D., University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
PGY1 – Pharmacy Practice Residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
PGY2 – Solid Organ Transplant/Immunology Residency at Methodist Healthcare/University Hospital

Kathryn Pidcock, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist - Internal Medicine
Pharm.D., University of Houston College of Pharmacy
PGY1 - Pharmacy Residency, The Cleveland Clinic

David Putney, Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ-C)
Clinical Specialist in Cardiology
Pharm.D., University of Houston
PGY1 – Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Texas Medical Branch

Melanie Ruegger, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Specialist in Internal Medicine
Pharm.D., University of Texas at Austin
PGY1- Pharmacy Residency, St. Louis University Hospital
PGY2- Internal Medicine Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital

Thomas Schwartz, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, Program Director
Pharmacy Manager in Standards and Regulatory Compliance
B.S. Pharmacy, University of Houston
Pharm.D., University of Florida
MBA, University of Houston

Michael Sirimaturos, Pharm. D., BCNSP
Clinical Specialist in Critical Care/Medical ICU
Pharm.D., The University of Mississippi
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital
PGY2 – Critical Care Residency, Houston Methodist Hospital

Julie Won, Pharm.D., BCPS    
Clinical Specialist
B.S. Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 
Pharm.D., University of Texas at Austin
PGY1 – Pharmacy Residency, Baylor University Medical Center
PGY2 – Primary Care Residency, Kaiser Permanente