CPE Board

Mission Statement
To provide oversight on all continuing pharmacy education (CPE)-related activities conducted by Houston Methodist and ensure that they are in accordance with the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education standards.


  • Review and approve CPE programs to be presented at Houston Methodist
  • Assess pharmacy department educational needs and interests, and plan programs that satisfy these
  • Review all continuing education (CE) program evaluations and learning assessment tools and initiate improvements accordingly
  • Discuss and address any grievances submitted to the board on program offerings
  • Periodically revise policy and procedures to reflect appropriate standards of practice
  • Identify future program topics, speakers and reviewers
  • Determine future direction of the program and methods for overall performance improvement 

CPE Board Members
Carmine Colavecchia 

Administrative Specialist

Rafa Felippi 

Continuity of Care Pharmacist 

Kalli Fitousis 

Critical Care Clinical Specialist

Linda Haines
Pharmacy Manager

Joe Murillo
CPE Board Vice-Chair
Clinical Specialist

Tommy Schwartz
Pharmacy Manager in Standards and Regulatory Compliance

Phuong Nguyen 

Internal Medicine Clinical Specialist 

CPE Board Meeting Dates
First and third Thursdays of every month