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Pharmacy Residency Program

 Meet Our Preceptors


Cheryl Abel, Pharm.D.

Cheryl Abel, Pharm.D. is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at MCPHS University-Worcester/Manchester. She currently precepts students on their Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential Education rotations at the Elliot Pharmacy at River’s Edge.

Dr. Abel serves as the Ambulatory Care preceptor for the PGY-1 residents. Dr. Abel earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from MCPHS University-Worcester, MA. Prior to joining the University she worked as a community pharmacy at Hannaford Pharmacy. Her areas of interest include community pharmacy, medication therapy management and health literacy.

Cheryl Durand, Pharm.D.

Cheryl Durand, PharmD graduated from Northeastern University in 2002. Since graduation Cheryl has been a hospital clinical pharmacist. Currently she works full time at MCPHS University as an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice with a focus in Infectious Disease and Pharmacy Advocacy and Leadership. At MCPHS she is a preceptor for Institutional APPE students. At Elliot, she precepts residents in the longitudinal teaching elective rotation. Additionally she works for Elliot Hospital as a per diem pharmacist. She currently serves as on the NH Board of Pharmacy Continuing Education Advisory Council and The Joint Pharmaceutical Formulary and Credentialing Committee. Cheryl has been a board member of the New Hampshire Pharmacists Association since 2005, and is currently the Vice President of the association.

Donna Farrar, Pharm.D.

Donna Farrar, Pharm. D., is a Clinical Staff Pharmacist at the Elliot Hospital.  She currently staffs in the Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Department, Post Surgical and Medical Surgical floors   She precepts the Nutrition Rotation in the PGY1 residency program. 

Dr. Farrar graduated from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy- Boston in 2005.  She also serves as an instructor for APPE students from MCPHS, University of Connecticut, and Northeastern University.  Along with Nutrition, Dr. Farrar's areas of interest include: pediatrics and the antimicrobial stewardship program.

Katie Fitzgerald, Pharm.D.

Katie Fitzgerald is a Clinical Pharmacist at Elliot Hospital.  Katie currently staffs in the Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric unit, Neonatal ICU, Cardiac ICU, Emergency Department, and Medical Surgical floors.  She is actively involved in the Medication Safety Committee, the Safety Collaborative Practice Teams, and the Code Blue Committee.  She precepts residents during the orientation phase of the residency.

Katie earned her BS in 1991 from Northeastern University.   She has 18 years experience as a hospital pharmacist and has precepted students from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, University of Connecticut and University of Rhode Island.  Her current areas of interest include: critical care and pediatrics.

Joe Robert Glew MS, RPh

Rob Glew is the Director of Pharmacy Services for the Elliot Health System.  His areas of responsibility include: hospital pharmacy, employee pharmacy and medication clinics.  Rob precepts the practice management rotation for the residency program and his areas of involvement include: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Medication Reconciliation Committee, Patient Care Committee, Medication Safety Committee, Nursing Quality Council, Medical Informatics Committee and the Performance Enhancement Committee.

Rob graduated from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Services in Boston, MA.  He achieved his Masters in Management with a focus on Healthcare Administration from the New England College, Henniker, NH in 2010.  Prior to joining the Elliot, Rob was the Pharmacy Operations Manager at Concord Hospital, Concord, NH.   His current areas of interest include: cardiology, anticoagulation and emergency preparedness.


Jamie Godin, Pharm.D.

Jamie Godin, Pharm.D.  is a Clinical Pharmacist at the Elliot Hospital.  She currently staffs in the Emergency Department and the Central Pharmacy.  Dr. Godin serves as the Infectious Disease preceptor for PGY-1 residents.  

Dr. Godin earned a doctor of pharmacy degree at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, Boston, MA.  She also assists in precepting sixth year pharmacy students and discussing current infectious disease topics.  Her areas of interest include: antimicrobial stewardship, medication reconciliation and emergency medicine.

Molly S. Mortimer, Pharm.D., BCPS

Molly Mortimer is Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator for Elliot Hospital. She is the PGY-1 Residency Program Director as well as the Preceptor for Adult Critical Care. Her areas of involvement include: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Anticoagulation Work Group and Medication Safety.

Dr. Mortimer completed a PGY-1 Residency program at the Boston VA Medical Center, Boston, MA in 1998. Prior to joining the Pharmacy Team at Elliot, she was an Assistant Professor at Northeastern University, Boston, MA.  Her current areas of interest include: sedation and infusion pump technology.


Kimberly Walters Pharm.D.

Kimberly Walters is a Clinical Pharmacist at Elliot Hospital.  She currently staffs in the Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac ICU, Emergency Department, Post Surgical, and Medical floors.  Dr. Walters serves as the General Internal Medicine preceptor for PGY-1 residents.

Dr. Walters earned her doctor of pharmacy degree from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and also has a bachelor’s degree in Clinical Laboratory Sciences from the University of Maine in Orono. She completed a PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency at Elliot Hospital in 2011.  Her current areas of interest include anticoagulation, infectious disease, and critical care.  Dr. Walters is a member of the Anticoagulation work group at Elliot hospital and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

Marianne Whittaker, Pharm.D

Marianne Whittaker, Pharm.D. is a Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist at the Elliot Hospital.  She is  the PGY-2 Residency Program Director for Pediatrics and precepts several rotations in this program.  She is also the preceptor for the required pediatric rotation in the PGY-1 program.

Dr. Whittaker earned her doctor of pharmacy degree from Northeastern University.  She then completed a pharmacy practice residency at Boston Medical Center in 2007.  Before coming to the Elliot, she worked at Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center.  Dr. Whittaker’s areas of interest focus on pediatric intensive care, pediatric sedation and pharmacokinetics.  She is a member of the Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group, American College of Clinical Pharmacy and American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists.