Current LAPPE Students

Eza B. Ali
ebali@houstonmethodist.org


Hometown: Houston, Texas
Pharmacy School: Texas A&M Health Science Center Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy 


Upon completion of her Doctor of Pharmacy degree, Eza intends to pursue a PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residency in one of her clinical areas of interest, which include ambulatory care, critical care, internal medicine, and emergency medicine. She is currently an active member of the Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP), the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA), American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP), and Phi Lambda Sigma (PLS). She previously served as Vice President of SSHP, Student Delegate of SNPhA, and Texas Pharmacy Association (TPA) Liaison for APhA-ASP. In her free time, Eza enjoys gardening, photography, learning new languages, winning at board games, and working to complete her bucket list of travel destinations! Her current electives at Houston Methodist West Hospital include critical care, health informatics, and infectious diseases.


Research project: Feasibility of developing a virtual pharmacy-run cardiovascular clinic with associated financial implications

Mario Gutierrez
mgutierrez@houstonmethodist.org


Hometown: Houston, Texas
Pharmacy School: University of Houston College of Pharmacy


Upon completion of his Doctor of Pharmacy degree, Mario intends to pursue a PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residency in one of his clinical areas of interest, which include ambulatory care, internal medicine, and emergency medicine. He is currently an active member of the Society for Sexual and Gender Disparities in Pharmacy (SSGDP), the Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP), the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA), Phi Lambda Sigma, and Rho Chi Honor Society. He previously served as Vice President and Co-founder of SSGDP and a Chapter Achievement Partners (CAPs) coordinator of SNPhA. In his free time, Mario enjoys watching movies, weightlifting, listening to unsolved mystery podcasts, watching nature documentaries, and making the most of the time spent with loved ones. His current electives at Houston Methodist West Hospital include transitions of care, medication safety, and critical care.


Research project: Intravenous metoprolol versus intravenous diltiazem in patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure with reduced ejection fraction in the emergency department

Eunice Lee
elee6@houstonmethodist.org


Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Pharmacy School: University of the Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy


Upon completion of her Doctor of Pharmacy degree, Eunice intends to pursue a PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residency. Her practice areas of interest include informatics, ambulatory care, and internal medicine. Currently, she is an active member of the Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP), Phi Lambda Sigma (PLS), and the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA). She previously served as chapter president of SSHP, chapter treasurer for SNPhA, and participated as a scholar in the South Texas Area Health Education Center (AHEC) program. In her spare time, Eunice enjoys exploring new restaurants, hiking, and traveling. Her electives at Houston Methodist West Hospital include hospital leadership administration, oncology, and critical care.


Research Project: Analyze the impact of diversion analytics software post-implementation

 

Marina Milligan
memilligan@houstonmethodist.org


Hometown: Port Aransas, Texas
Pharmacy School: University of the Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy


Upon completion of her Doctor of Pharmacy degree, Marina intends to pursue a PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residency. Her practice areas of interest include ambulatory care, internal medicine, transitions of care, and academia. Currently, she is an active member of the Rho Chi Honor Society, American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP), and Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP). She previously served as chapter president of Rho Chi, chapter finance VP for APhA-ASP, and participated as an Ambassador for the Feik School of Pharmacy. In her spare time, Marina enjoys cooking for her friends and family, trying new restaurants, fishing, and going to the beach. Her electives at Houston Methodist West Hospital include hospital leadership administration, emergency medicine, and transitions of care.


Research Project: Analyze heart failure readmissions before and after implementation of CareSense technology