• Alice Margulis Landayan, Pharm.D., BCIDP

    Alice Margulis Landayan, Pharm.D., BCIDP

    PGY-1 Program Director
    PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency Program Coordinator
    Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacy Specialists

    Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Pharmacy Specialist and PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director at South Miami Hospital. Dr. Margulis Landayan received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Northeastern University in 2017. Following graduation, she completed a PGY-1 pharmacy residency at Lakeland Regional Health, followed by a PGY-2 Infectious Diseases pharmacy residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Margulis Landayan joined South Miami Hospital in 2019, where she currently serves as the Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Pharmacy Specialist and PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program Director, in addition to being the Residency Program Coordinator for the PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency at Baptist Health South Florida (BHSF) – Clinical Pharmacy Enterprise. She serves as the lead for the South Miami Hospital Residency Advisory Committee and co-lead of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Committee. As a current clinical preceptor for Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy and Pharmacy and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy, she precepts pharmacy students in addition to PGY-1 and PGY-2 residents. Her current practice includes evaluating and intervening on antimicrobial utilization, rounding with a multidisciplinary Infectious Diseases team, and developing antimicrobial stewardship initiatives at a local and system-wide level. Her practice interests include antimicrobial resistance, antibiotic allergies, and resident development. She enjoys spending time with her family (including two dogs) and friends, travelling, and trying new restaurants.

  • Janelle Christian, Pharm.D

    Janelle Christian, Pharm.D

    Director of Pharmacy Services

    Dr. Christian obtained her Bachelors in Pharmacy degree from Purdue University, followed by a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Minnesota. She completed a residency in Critical Care Medicine and started her career in Miami, Florida as a Clinical Manager and Residency Program Director. Dr. Christian became a Director of Pharmacy in 2012 and joined BHSF at South Miami Hospital in 2019. She currently serves as a member of the BHSF System Medication Forms and Policy Committee, BHSF Executive Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, and South Miami Hospital’s Medication Safety Committee, Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, Infection Control Committee, Performance Improvement Committee, and Research Council.

  • Marta Benitez, Pharm.D.

    Marta Benitez, Pharm.D.

    Pharmacy Clinical Manager

    Dr. Benitez obtained her Bachelors of Science in Biology from Florida International University, followed by a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University. In 2003, she began her career as a Critical Care Pharmacist. Dr. Benitez was promoted to Clinical Manager in 2013. She joined BHSF at South Miami Hospital in 2020. Dr. Benitez currently serves as a member on multiple South Miami Hospital and BHSF System Committees, including but not limited to: Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, South Miami Hospital Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Committee, Residency Advisory Committee, Medication Safety Committee, and is co-chair of the BHSF Formulary Optimization Committee.

  • Claudia Chang, Pharm.D., CPh, BCPS

    Claudia Chang, Pharm.D., CPh, BCPS

    Pharmacy Operations Manager

    Dr. Chang graduated with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy. She joined South Miami Hospital in 2006 where she has served in the role of Clinical Coordinator and also Operations Supervisor. She participates in the Medication Safety Committee and EBCPC Committee. Current practice includes overseeing Pharmacy Department operations and staff at South Miami Hospital and the new BHHD Pharmacy department (grand opening in November 2021). She assists in implementation of local and BHSF initiatives, in addition to precepting residents and students.

  • Marlene Calix, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Marlene Calix, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator

    Dr. Calix obtained her Bachelors of Arts in Chemistry from Florida International University, followed by a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University. After graduation, she completed her PGY-1 pharmacy residency training. Upon completing her residency, she worked as a Critical Care Pharmacist and became Board Certified in Pharmacotherapy. Dr. Calix became a Clinical Coordinator in 2018 and joined BHSF at South Miami Hospital in 2020. She participates as a member of the BHSF Medication Forms and Policies Committee, South Miami Hospital Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee, System Clinical Committee, Residency Advisory Committee, Medication Safety Committee, and Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Committee.

  • Frances Ordieres Gonzalez, Pharm.D. CPh

    Frances Ordieres Gonzalez, Pharm.D. CPh

    Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator

    Dr. Ordieres Gonzalez received her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from Nova Southeastern University in 1996 and completed her residency in Pediatrics in 1997. She is the preceptor for Nephrology. She is also a Clinical Preceptor for Palm Beach Atlantic University, Florida A&M University, and Nova Southeastern University Colleges of Pharmacy. She is a member of several of the hospital’s multidisciplinary committees: South Miami Hospital Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Medication Shortage Committees, Pediatric service line, NICU Interdisciplinary Council, CWI NICU Research Committee, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Committee, and Residency Advisory Committee. Dr. Ordieres Gonzalez also serves on the system committees for BHSF such as: Formulary Optimization P&T Committee, System Clinical Meeting, Clinical Research Council, Transition of Care, and MCVI P&T subcommittee.

  • Grace Hoffman, Pharm.D.

    Grace Hoffman, Pharm.D.

    Critical Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

    Dr. Hoffman received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy in 2020. Following graduation, she completed a PGY-1 pharmacy residency at Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport, followed by a PGY-2 Critical Care pharmacy residency at University of Wisconsin Health SwedishAmerican Hospital. Dr. Hoffman joined South Miami Hospital in 2022. Her current practice includes rounding with a multidisciplinary intensive care unit (ICU) team and providing evidence-based care for critically ill patients. Her practice interests include analagosedation, antimicrobials in the ICU and acute respiratory distress syndrome.

  • Sonia Sosa Leon, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Sonia Sosa Leon, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Medication Safety and Quality Clinical Coordinator

    Dr. Leon received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida in 2007. Following graduation, she completed an ASHP-accredited PGY-1 pharmacy residency with an emphasis in Pediatrics at Baptist Hospital of Miami. She serves as the chair for the Medication Safety Committee and is a member of the BHSF Medication Safety Corporate Committee. She also serves as a Patient Safety Champion and participates as a member in the Patient Safety Committee, Clinical Practice Council, Performance Improvement Steering Council, Clinical Peer Review Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, and Residency Advisory Committee. Dr. Leon is a Clinical Preceptor for Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy. Her current practice includes working collaboratively with health-system leaders, prescribers, and clinical staff to define, design, improve, and educate on the safe medication use process while upholding a safe culture.

  • Caitlin Marino, Pharm.D.

    Caitlin Marino, Pharm.D.

    Neonatal Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

    Dr. Caitlin Marino grew up in western Massachusetts and earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Rhode Island in 2018. After graduation, she completed a PGY-1 pediatric pharmacy residency at Golisano Children’s Hospital - University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, New York. Upon completion, she moved to Miami and worked for the Jackson Health System as a Pediatric Clinical Practice Pharmacist for Holtz Children’s Hospital. Dr. Marino joined South Miami Hospital in 2022, where she serves as the Neonatal Clinical Pharmacy Specialist for the level 2 and level 3 neonatal intensive care units. She precepts the Neonatal Critical Care rotation for PGY-1 pharmacy residents and students from Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy. Her professional interests include neonatal seizures, neonatal abstinence syndrome, and medication safety. In her spare time, she enjoys trying new restaurants, traveling, and attempting her hand at pottery. She also enjoys going to the beach for long walks with her adorable puppy, Leia.

  • Maria McMullen, PharmD, BCPS

    Maria McMullen, PharmD, BCPS

    Clinical Pharmacist

    Originally from Upstate New York, Dr. McMullen graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science from the University of Notre Dame (GO IRISH) in 2015. She then completed pharmacy school at The Ohio State University in 2019. After graduation, she completed a PGY-1 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire. Following the completion of her residency, she stayed on as a Clinical Pharmacist at Dartmouth, working mainly in the Emergency Department and IV room. In early 2022, Dr. McMullen moved to Miami to work at South Miami Hospital as a Clinical Pharmacist, mainly in the ED and ICU/general medicine units. She is a fan of upholding evidence-based medicine while promoting efficiency. In her spare time she is fond of boxing, playing piano, and being a loving mother to her two hermit crabs, Ruckus and Grumbles.

  • Greter Acosta Peña, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Greter Acosta Peña, Pharm.D., BCPS

    Transitions of Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

    Dr. Acosta Peña received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2019. Following graduation, she completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Broward Health Medical Center. Upon completing her residency, Dr. Acosta Peña joined South Miami Hospital as a Clinical Pharmacist II and became Board Certified in Pharmacotherapy. Dr. Acosta Peña is now the Transitions of Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, involved in the inpatient Transitions of Care Program at South Miami Hospital, where the pharmacist plays a vital role in helping to optimize pharmacotherapeutic plans and facilitate the hospital discharge process. Her current practice includes providing thorough admission and discharge medication reconciliation reviews, identifying and correcting drug-related issues, monitoring drug therapies for optimization during hospital stay, providing discharge counseling, and assisting with medication access. Dr. Acosta Peña is an active member of the Transitions of Care Committee, Heart Failure Steering Committee, and P&T Committee. She also precepts students from Nova Southeastern University. Her practice interests include Transitions of Care, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, and Infectious Diseases. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and staying active.

  • Lorenzo M. Porras Jr., Pharm.D., BCPS

    Lorenzo M. Porras Jr., Pharm.D., BCPS

    Critical Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

    Dr. Porras, Jr. received his Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy in 2018. He then completed his PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency training at South Miami Hospital in 2019. In his current practice, he is responsible for providing comprehensive, patient-centered, and clinical pharmacy services for the Intensive Care Units, in addition to actively participating in developing and presenting educational topics and staff development programs. He is a clinical preceptor for the Adult Critical Care rotation for the residency program, as well as a preceptor for the Critical Care and Advanced Hospital rotations for Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy’s APPE students. He is a member of several of South Miami Hospital’s multidisciplinary committees, including the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Research Council, Stroke Committee, Residency Advisory Committee, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Committee, and CPR Committee.

  • David Nicolas Allen Reynaud, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCPS

    David Nicolas Allen Reynaud, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCPS

    Adult Medicine Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

    Dr. Reynaud graduated with his Bachelors in Environmental Science & Toxicology in 2010 and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida in 2015. While he began working as an ER pharmacy intern in 2012, he also pursued a wide variety of unique clinical training experiences including at a German psychiatric clinic, medical mission work in Mexico and Haiti, and a Special Immunology (HIV) rotation. These experiences inspired him to seek additional training as a PGY-1 resident at the Miami VA Healthcare System from 2015-2016, and then through the University of Buffalo’s HIV Pharmacotherapy certificate program in 2017. He worked as a Clinical HIV pharmacist with AIDS Healthcare Foundation for several years and was recognized by the American Academy for HIV Medicine before returning to hospital practice in 2018. Dr. Reynaud then worked as a Clinical Pharmacist in a level 1 trauma center, primarily in the service of ER, trauma, oncology, solid organ transplant, and critical care patient populations before joining the South Miami Hospital team in 2022. He is excited to precept students and residents and eager for the opportunities to optimize patient outcomes through membership in South Miami Hospital’s multidisciplinary committees. His practice interests include atypical anticoagulation assays, Special Immunology, and addiction treatment. In his personal life, he enjoys adventure sports, marine biology, and environmental activism.