Elaina D. Rosario, Pharm.D., CPh, BCACPAmbulatory Clinical Specialist, Primary Care/Endocrinology Residency Program Director
Dr. Elaina Rosario is a Primary Care/Endocrinology Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at Baptist Health South Florida, primarily located at the Family Medicine Center at West Kendall Baptist Hospital. She is responsible for clinical activities such as serving as a preceptor to pharmacy students and pharmacy residents, chronic disease state management, specialty medication counseling, medication therapy management, and medication coverage support for the Baptist Health Medical Group Primary Care and Endocrinology offices.
Dr. Rosario completed her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at Northeastern University. She pursued a PGY-1 Community Pharmacy residency at Penobscot Community Health Care and further pursued a PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy residency at Nova Southeastern University. During her residency years, Dr. Rosario garnered extensive experiences in disease state management (e.g. diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, heart failure, and anticoagulation) and value-based care metrics. Dr. Rosario holds a distinction of being a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist as well as having a Consultant Pharmacist license in the State of Florida. She has certifications in Immunization Administration, Medication Therapy Management, and Collaborative Practice Agreements. Prior to joining BHSF, Dr. Rosario served as a Clinical Pharmacist/Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator at Accountable Care Options/Primus Health Network and oversaw the pharmacy clinical team within the primary care clinics and developed pharmacy clinical programs.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Dr. Rosario serves as an active member of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), Dade County Pharmacy Association (DCPA), Florida Society of Health-System Pharmacists (FSHP), and the American Diabetes Association (ADA).
Faaria Quadri, Pharm.D., BCPS, CPhClinical Pharmacy Specialist, Ambulatory Care Pharmacy
Dr. Faaria Quadri, PharmD, BCPS, received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Nova Southeastern University (NSU) in 2007 and continued on at the NSU College of Pharmacy where she obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2011. She completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center and subsequently started her career as an Anticoagulation/Transitions-of-Care Pharmacy Specialist in Brooklyn, New York.
Dr. Quadri joined Baptist Health in 2018 as a Cardiology Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at BHM and later transitioned to Ambulatory Care Services in 2020 as the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist covering the MCVI Cardiology Heart Failure Clinic. She participates as a pharmacist member in several Baptist Health and Miami Cardiovascular Institute (MCVI) Committees. She also serves as a preceptor for both pharmacy residents and NSU and University of Florida students and holds certifications in Anticoagulation Management, Medication Therapy Management, Immunization Administration and Collaborative Practice Agreements.
Angelica A. Berni, PharmD, MS, BCPS, CPhDirector, Specialty Pharmacy and Clinical Ambulatory Pharmacy Services
Dr. Angelica Berni is the Director of Specialty Pharmacy Services for Baptist Health South Florida. Dr. Berni joined the BHSF team in 2018 and has overseen the expansion of specialty medication supply chain across the outpatient segment of the health-system during her tenure.
Dr. Berni is a graduate of Palm Beach Atlantic University College of Pharmacy, where she received her PharmD. She also holds a Master’s of Science in Pharmacy Practice/Administration. Dr. Berni completed a dual PGY-1/PGY-2 Residency program at The University of Kansas Health system in Health System Pharmacy Administration. She is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist, has a Consultant Pharmacist license in the State of Florida and a Preceptor Training Certification.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Dr. Berni participates as a member of a number of pharmacy-facing organizations—including The National Community Oncology Dispensing Association (NCODA), The Florida Society of Health-System Pharmacists (FSHP) and The American Association of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).
Michael A. DeCoske, PharmD, BCPSAssistant Vice President of Ambulatory Pharmacy Service
Dr. Michael DeCoske is the Assistant Vice President of Ambulatory Pharmacy Service for The Baptist Health South Florida Clinical Pharmacy Enterprise. Since joining the health-system in 2018, Dr. DeCoske has overseen the expansion of Baptist Health South Florida’s Pharmacy footprint into the ambulatory segment of clinical services.
Dr. DeCoske is a graduate of Duquesne University, where he obtained his PharmD. Dr. DeCoske completed a PGY1 and Health System Pharmacy Administration (PGY2) Residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. Prior to this role, he served as Associate Chief Pharmacy Officer for Ambulatory Services at Duke University Hospital in Durham, North Carolina. He also holds distinction as a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist.
Dr. DeCoske is committed to professional pharmacy involvement. He currently serves as Chair of the Section of Specialty Pharmacy Practitioners Business Development Section Advisory Group. He is a co-author of the ASHP Pharmacy Leadership Field Guide.
Karina Delgado, PharmD, MBA, BCPSAmbulatory Clinical Specialist, Specialty Pharmacy
Dr. Karina Delgado earned her Doctor of Pharmacy and Master in Business Administration concurrently from Nova Southeastern University in Davie, FL in 2018. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Cleveland Clinic Florida in 2019.
Dr. Delgado started her career at Baptist Health South Florida as a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at South Miami Hospital focusing on and supporting clinical pharmacy operations within the emergency department. Dr. Delgado is now dedicated and involved in managing patients on their specialty medications, and ensuring enrolled patients are successfully treating their rare conditions and achieving the best possible clinical outcomes by supporting our patients at each step in their therapeutic journey. Dr. Delgado plays an integral role in working with our Ambulatory Division and interdisciplinary teams to provide specialized care to patients by reviewing medication regiments and needs for patients, while maintaining the quality, safety, and consistency of clinical pharmacy services in our specialty populations.
Corey Frederick, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDPAmbulatory Care Infectious Diseases Clinical Coordinator
Dr. Frederick earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy in 2013. Following graduation, he completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice residency followed by a PGY-2 Infectious Diseases residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL. After completing residency training, he served as an Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacist at Atrium Health in Charlotte, NC. From 2016 to 2022, Dr. Frederick was the Infectious Diseases Clinical Coordinator for Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, Fl. He joined Baptist Health South Florida in 2022 as the Clinical Pharmacy Ambulatory Infectious Diseases Coordinator. Dr. Frederick is dual board certified in pharmacotherapy (BCPS) and infectious diseases (BCIDP) and is a member of the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP), Making a Difference in Infectious Diseases (MAD-ID), and the Florida Society of Health Systems Pharmacists (FSHP). Dr. Frederick has also served as a preceptor for pharmacy students, PGY-1 pharmacy residents, and PGY-2 pharmacy residents.
Timothy P. Gauthier, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCIDPAntimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Program Manager, BHSF Clinical Pharmacy Enterprise
Residency Program Director, PGY-2 Infectious Diseases
Dr. Timothy Gauthier is the Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Program Manager for the Baptist Health South Florida Clinical Pharmacy Enterprise.
Dr. Gauthier is a graduate from Northeastern University’s School of Pharmacy, where he received his PharmD. He completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Gauthier holds the distinction of being a Board Certified Infectious Diseases Pharmacist and Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist. He has certification in Immunization Administration. Prior to joining BHSF, Dr. Gauthier served the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Manager for Miami Veterans Affairs Healthcare System and prior to that as an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Nova Southeastern University with a practice site at Jackson Memorial Hospital. His current areas of focus include: healthcare education, antimicrobial stewardship, and clinical infectious diseases.
In addition to his professional pursuits, Dr. Gauthier is a preceptor for APPE students and pharmacy residents within BHSF. Dr. Gauthier is an active member of the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists, American College of Clinical Pharmacy Infectious Diseases Practice and Research Network, and Southeastern Research Group Endeavor 45. He has authored more than 30 peer-reviewed journal articles, numerous book chapters, and hundreds of blog articles related to infectious diseases, antimicrobial stewardship, and pharmacy education. He serves as a peer reviewer for numerous medical journals.
Jenelle Griffiths, Pharm.D., CPh, CSPSpecialty Pharmacy Program Coordinator
Dr. Jenelle K. Griffiths, PharmD graduated with her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) in 2010. After she became a registered pharmacist, she worked as a pharmacy manager for Publix Pharmacy for 5 years and helped developed programs such as medication therapy management, immunizations, and nursing home deliveries. She then accepted a Clinical Pharmacist position in Nashville, TN at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2015 with their Specialty Pharmacy department. Dr. Griffiths advanced to a clinical pharmacist specialist role, first in cardiology with a focus in hyperlipidemia, and eventually broadening her clinical role into dermatology focusing on psoriasis and hidradenitis suppurativa. She was able to establish clinical pharmacy services for the specialty pharmacy to receive URAC accreditation, educating our pharmacy technicians on specialty disease states, as well being heavily involved in precepting pharmacy students. She then transitioned back home (where her heart is) to Miami, FL to work as a clinical specialist for Memorial Specialty Pharmacy in 2018.
Dr. Griffiths joined BHSF in 2018 and enjoys her current role as a Specialty Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator. Her primary focus is to develop the clinical programs around our primary disease states that we service which are oncology, transplant, endocrinology, and cardiology.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Dr. Griffiths is also an active member of several pharmacy organizations—including The National Community Oncology Dispensing Association (NCODA), The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) and The American Pharmacist Association (APhA).
Sheerida Hosein Mohammed, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, CDCES, RPh, CPhPopulation Health Clinical Coordinator
Dr. Sheerida Hosein Mohammed obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University in 1999. She completed Pharmacy Practice residency at Broward Health, Fort Lauderdale Fl in 2000. Upon completion of the residency program, she continued her career as Disease State Management pharmacist then as Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator for Ambulatory Services at Broward Health. After 16 years at Broward Health, Dr. Hosein Mohammed served as the Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator at Memorial Primary Care, Hollywood FL from 2016 to 2022.
Dr. Hosein Mohammed is currently the Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator for Population Health. Dr. Hosein Mohammed is Board Certified in Ambulatory Care (BCACP) and is also a Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialist (CDCES). She is a member of the Florida Society of Health System Pharmacists (FSHP) and the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES).
Jacqualine Igwe, Pharm.D.Pharmacy Accreditation and Quality Coordinator
Dr. Jacqualine Igwe is a Clinical Ambulatory Pharmacist at Baptist Health Specialty Pharmacy. She recently joined the Baptist Health team and is excited to contribute to the vision of growth in the ambulatory pharmacy enterprise at Baptist Health.
Dr. Igwe completed her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. She pursued a PGY-1 Pharmacy residency at Memorial Hospital Pembroke and further pursued a PGY-2 Specialty Pharmacy Administration and Leadership residency at University of Chicago Medicine. During her residency years, Dr. Igwe garnered extensive experiences in ambulatory clinical management, business development, quality improvement, operations, population health management, and expansion of numerous outpatient programs. Dr. Igwe is a Diplomat of Pharmacy Leadership Academy (DPLA) and obtained her teaching certificate from University of Kentucky.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Dr. Igwe participates as a member of American Association of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and Florida Society of Health-System Pharmacists (FSHP).
Beatriz T. Jimenez-Cadilla, Pharm.D., BCACPAmbulatory Clinical Specialist, Specialty Pharmacy/Neurology
Dr. Beatriz Jimenez Cadilla is a Clinical Ambulatory Pharmacist providing services at the Baptist Health Specialty Pharmacy and Marcus Neuroscience Institute. Dr. Jimenez Cadilla is responsible for patient counseling, thorough clinical investigations, and prescription verifications for specialty patients.
Dr. Beatriz Jimenez Cadilla believes in compassionate care and in going above and beyond for her patients. Her ultimate goal is to provide an excellent patient care experience and improve health outcomes. The work she does is reflected in her patient’s smiles and in the trust and recognition placed on her from members of her healthcare team.
Dr. Beatriz Jimenez Cadilla has had experience in both retail and outpatient settings. She completed her PGY-1 Community Pharmacy Practice Residency at Intermountain Healthcare—in Salt Lake City, Utah. Then, she completed her PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice Residency here at Baptist Health South Florida. She has prior experience clinically managing patients with diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, asthma, COPD, heart failure, osteoporosis, and oncologic disorders.
Dr. Beatriz Jimenez Cadilla received her Bachelor of Science from University of Puerto Rico— Rio Piedras Campus and her Doctor of Pharmacy from University of Wisconsin—Madison. She is an active member of several local and national pharmacy organizations.
Francheska Marte, Pharm.D., BCACPAmbulatory Clinical Specialist, Cardiology
Dr. Francheska Marte, PharmD, BCACP is originally from New York, New York and completed her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at St. John’s University in Queens, New York. She then completed a PGY1 residency at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida and later a PGY2 residency focused in Ambulatory Care at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Her passion for ambulatory care first developed during student rotations in primary care and heart failure transitions of care clinics.
During her PGY1 and PGY2 residencies, this passion further developed through experiences in anticoagulation, primary care, heart failure, oncology, kidney transplant, Geriatrics and integrated care clinics. She support the Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute (MCVI) Cardiology Group with the Lipid Management Program, Cardio-Oncology, Refractory Hypertension and general cardiology support in the physician practices.
Orlando Matas-Sosa III, Pharm.D., MBAManager, Baptist Health Specialty Pharmacy
Dr. Orlando Matas-Sosa earned his Pharm.D. and M.B.A. from the University of Florida in 2001 and subsequently completed a community practice residency at Drake University in 2002. Thereafter, Dr. Matas-Sosa began his career as a staff pharmacist and a district operations specialist/supervisor for 20 retail Albertsons pharmacies in South Florida. He has drug nomenclature regulatory experience as a director at the Brand Institute/Drug Safety Institute. Additionally, Dr. Matas-Sosa has been an inpatient pharmacist and supervisor at Mercy Hospital. Prior to joining Baptist Health South Florida, he was managing both home delivery and specialty pharmacy operations for Humana/PrescribeIT Rx, during which specialty pharmacy operations provided distributive, clinical, and financial services for oncology products.
Dr. Matas-Sosa is currently the manager for Baptist Health Specialty Pharmacy, the outpatient specialty and retail pharmacy located at the Miami Cancer Institute (MCI). Baptist Health Specialty Pharmacy provides chemotherapeutic agents and ancillary products to patients of the institute, including limited distribution medication, in an interdisciplinary practice setting.
Cynthia Moreau, Pharm.D., CPh, BCACPAmbulatory Clinical Specialist, Primary Care
Dr. Cynthia Moreau is a Clinical Ambulatory Pharmacy Specialist, providing services at the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Medicine Resident Clinic affiliated with Boca Raton Regional Hospital in Boca Raton, FL. Dr. Moreau joined the Baptist Health South Florida team in February 2022.
Dr. Moreau completed her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. Following graduation, she completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency with an emphasis in ambulatory care at AdventHealth Celebration and a PGY2 Ambulatory Care residency at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy/UF Health Family Medicine. Prior to joining BHSF, Dr. Moreau was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy from 2016-2022, where she gained extensive experience in the primary care setting while precepting APPE students and PGY1 & PGY2 pharmacy residents.
In her current clinic, Dr. Moreau is responsible for providing pharmacy services including chronic disease state management, medication counseling, medication dispensing/inventory management, and assisting with medication coverage/patient assistance programs for underserved and uninsured patients in the community.
Sara Panella, Pharm.D., BCPSManager, Transitions of Care Pharmacy
Dr. Sara M. Panella, PharmD, BCPS is currently the Manager of Transitions of Care (TOC) Pharmacy Services for Baptist Health South Florida Pharmacy Enterprise, in Miami Florida. Dr. Panella obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy from the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy (EMSOP), Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in 2008. After graduation, she completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital followed by a PGY-2 Specialty Pharmacy Residency in Drug Information at Robert Wood Johns University Hospital/EMSOP.
She started her career in TOC at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD and has since developed TOC programs there as well as at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Panella has also held academic positions at EMSOP as a Clinical Assistant Professor and at Nova Southeastern University as an Assistant Professor, and has also been a previous Residency Program Director for a PGY-2 in Transitions of Care. Dr. Panella holds a Lean Green Belt Certification. Dr. Panella is currently working with the National Transitions of Care Coalition (NTOCC) to develop out a position on the role of pharmacists in Transitions of Care.
Maria Pulido, MS, PharmD, CPh, AAHIVP, CSPAmbulatory Clinical Specialist, Specialty Pharmacy
Maria E. Pulido MS, PharmD, CPh, AAHIVP, CSP graduated from the University of Florida with a double bachelor’s in Microbiology and Cell Science and Spanish. She attended Florida International University (FIU) where she completed a master’s degree in Biology and continued her post graduate studies at Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy (NSU-COP), where she obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree. She completed a PGY-1 in Community (Specialty-based) Pharmacy at Walgreens and NSU College of Pharmacy and continued her post-graduate career as a specialty pharmacist at Chroniscript, a Walgreens Pharmacy. She has prior experience clinically managing patients with HIV/AIDS, solid organ transplant, chronic inflammatory diseases, osteoporosis, oncologic and fertility disorders. She has previous experience as the resident coordinator and preceptor for the PGY-1 Community Pharmacy at Walgreens and NSU College of Pharmacy. She is currently a preceptor for NSU College of Pharmacy, PBA College of Pharmacy and USF College of Pharmacy students.
Dr. Pulido has been part of the Baptist Health Specialty Pharmacy team at Miami Cancer Institute as a Clinical Ambulatory Pharmacist II for approximately one year and serves in external committees including the AAHIVM Committee Members and the NASP CSP Examination Item Writers and Reviewers.
Janine Smith, Pharm.D., MBA, MSRA, BCOP, BCPSPharmacy Clinical Specialist-Breast Cancer
Dr. Janine Smith initially started working as in hospital pharmacy at St. Michaels Medical Center in New Jersey and then at North Shore Medical Center in Manhasset, New York and transitioned into pharmacy roles in hospital, retail, academia, home care infusion and the pharmaceutical industry. After completing her Pharm.D. She served as a full time academic professor at the Arnold and Marie Schwartz School of Pharmacy at Long Island University with New York University as my clinical site and subsequently at Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers University with the Meridian Healthcare System as my clinical site. She has published in peer reviewed scientific journals such as U.S. Pharmacist and Clinical Therapeutics on various oncology related topics. She has also published in Pharmacy Times concerning pharmacy practice residencies.
She worked at Sanofi-Aventis in the department of Pharmacovigilance and Epidemiology as a Senior Case Medical Evaluator for international clinical trials in the department of Oncology. She has also worked at Amgen in the Department of Medical Affairs as a Senior Regional Medical Liaison. She has worked in the ambulatory care centers at Holy Name Medical Center as oncology manager, Kingman Regional Medical Center as the oncology clinical specialist and is now at MCI in my current position as Pharmacy Clinical Specialist in Breast Cancer.
She completed a 5 year Bachelor of Science degree at St. Johns University in Jamaica, New York. She then subsequently completed a post graduate Pharm.D degree at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers University and subsequently completed a residency program at the Veterans Administration in New York, New York. She completed a Masters in Regulatory Affairs with a focus on clinical trials at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts and I completed a Master’s in Business Administration with a focus on finance at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. She has been board certified by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy in oncology and pharmacotherapy since 2006 and 2007 respectively. She is a licensed pharmacist in the states of New York, New Jersey, Arizona and Florida.
Yamilia Suros, Pharm.D., CPhClinical Ambulatory Call Center Supervisor
Dr. Suros graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Chemistry in 2000, and upon graduation, she worked as a Chemist at Teva pharmaceuticals in the Research and Development department. Her main responsibility involved the validation of analytical protocols and experiments in the submission of new pharmaceuticals for FDA review.
In 2007, Dr. Suros, received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University. Following graduation, Dr. Suros worked as a community pharmacist before joining the inpatient team at Memorial Health System (MHS). After2.5 years with the inpatient team she was giving a management position at one of the new MHS outpatient pharmacies. In that role, she worked transitioning discharged patients home and helping them with their bedside delivery service. She exceled at her customer service skills and received the pharmacist of the year award twice while on that position. Currently, her areas of interest include pharmacy law and regulations, and the implementation of different programs in pharmacy practice specially Medication Therapy Management (MTM) and Collaborative Practice Agreements (CPAs).
However, her biggest passion are her two children: Ricky and Ryan. Spending time with them and her husband Randy is by far what she enjoys the most.