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Cory Nelson, PharmD, BCACP

Cory is the Ambulatory Pharmacy Manager and the Residency Program Director for the PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency. In this role he manages the ambulatory care service lines across Kaweah Health’s outpatient clinics. He also assists the clinics with their medication use processes and assists Clint Brown with his outpatient pharmacy duties. Cory practices comprehensive medication management at the various outpatient clinics as needed. Prior to this role, Cory practiced as an ambulatory care pharmacist with Kaweah Health. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy from Idaho State University College of Pharmacy in 2014 and completed the two-year Pharmaceutical Care Leadership Residency with the University of Minnesota in 2016. Email address: conelson@kaweahhealth.org

Clint Brown, PharmD

Clint Brown, PharmD, is the Assistant Director of Pharmacy overseeing the outpatient pharmacy services for Kaweah Health. The outpatient services include and retail pharmacy with a meds to beds program, an employee pharmacy, a home infusion pharmacy, and an ambulatory care pharmacy team. Prior to this he was an Oncology and Pain Management Clinical Pharmacist at Kaweah Health for eight years. Dr. Brown completed his PGY1 pharmacy residency in 2009 with the Veterans Affairs Ambulatory Clinic in Pocatello, Idaho. He received his doctor of pharmacy degree from Idaho State University in 2008. In 2014 Dr. Brown and the Pharmacy Pain Management Service were recipients of the Best Practice Award from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) for their work with implementing a pharmacy driven pain management service in the inpatient setting and also received recognition from the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) highlighting this service as an Innovative Pharmacy Practice. Email address: clbrown@kaweahhealth.org

Pranav Amin, PharmD

Pranav Amin, PharmD, is an Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist at Kaweah Health Specialty Clinic Center. He serves as a preceptor for the PGY-1/PGY-2 Ambulatory Care pharmacy residency programs and APPE pharmacy rotation students. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy in Little Rock in May 2020 and completed his PGY-1 Community-Based (2021) and PGY-2 Ambulatory Care (2022) pharmacy residencies at ARcare, a Federally Qualified Health Center, serving the rural populations around central and north-central Arkansas. Email address: pamin@kaweahhealth.org

Kelly Banker, PharmD, BCPS,BCPP

Dr. Kelly Banker is an Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist at Kaweah Health Healthcare District, practicing in the Rural Health Clinics. She obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy from the Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency training at Salem Veteran's Affairs Medical Center in Salem, VA. She also completed a PGY2 Behavioral Care Pharmacy Residency at Community Health Network in Indianapolis, IN. Prior to joining Kaweah Health's ambulatory care team, she served as the Pharmacist-in-Charge for Kaweah Health's Rehabilitation and Mental Health Hospitals. Email address: kbanker@kaweahhealth.org

Bradlee Rea, PharmD

Dr. Rea is a Clinical Pain Pharmacist at Kaweah Health. He practices in the outpatient setting at the Kaweah Health Specialty Clinic Center and helps by providing recommendations to practitioners who have patients dealing with chronic pain in some of the districts rural health clinics. Dr. Rea functions as the primary preceptor for the PGY-2 ambulatory care residency pain rotation (Pain I) and as a secondary preceptor to the advanced pain rotation (Pain II). He received his Doctor of Pharmacy from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy in 2015 followed by a PGY-1 residency at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in 2016 and a PGY-2 Pain and Palliative Care Residency at Hospice of Southern Illinois in 2017. Here he practiced primarily in a community hospice organization with additional experiences in the treatment of outpatient chronic pain. His interests include the management of chronic pain and medication assisted therapy. Email address: brea@kaweahhealth.org

Coleen Moriarity-Suggs, PharmD, BCPS

Coleen Moriarity-Suggs, PharmD is an Anemia Management Clinical Pharmacist at Kaweah Health. She received her doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy. Dr. Moriarity-Suggs serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor for University of California San Francisco School of Pharmacy and precepts PGY-1 pharmacy residents as well as students from various schools of pharmacy. She was the recipient of the UCSF Apple for Excellence in Teaching Award for the UCSF Fresno site in 2013. The KDMC anemia management program under the direction of Dr. Moriarity-Suggs was awarded the ASHP Best Practices Award in Health System Pharmacies in 2010. Email address: cmoriari@kaweahhealth.org

Kelsea Ziegler, PharmD, BCACP

Dr. Ziegler is an Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist at Kaweah Health. She practices at the Kaweah Health Specialty Clinic Center, and collaborates with other health care providers throughout the District. Dr. Ziegler serves as a preceptor for APPE students on Ambulatory Care rotation. She serves as a preceptor for the PGY-2 residency program. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy from Northeastern University in 2014. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency and her PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Residency with Brookdale Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY in 2015 and 2016. She also has experience working at a managed care company prior to joining the team at Kaweah Health. Email address: kziegler@kaweahhealth.org

Samantha Valle-Oseguera, PharmD, BCACP, BCGP

Dr. Valle-Oseguera is an Associate Clinical Professor and Experiential Program Director in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy at UCSF School of Pharmacy. Her clinical practice site is at Kaweah Health Medical Center in Visalia, California, where she serves as an ambulatory care clinical pharmacist at the primary care rural clinics. She serves as a preceptor for Kaweah Health's PGY2 Ambulatory Care residents, PGY1 residents on an ambulatory care rotation, and APPE pharmacy students from UCSF rotating through the Fresno area. She graduated from the University of the Pacific in 2012 with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree. She completed a PGY1 and a PGY2 in Ambulatory Care at the Boise VA Medical Center. Email address: cvalleos@KaweahHealth.org

Eva G. Escobedo, PharmD

Dr. Escobedo is an Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist at Kaweah Health. She practices outpatient at Sequoia Health and Wellness Centers and inpatient at Kaweah Health Medical Center. She serves as a preceptor for APPE students on Ambulatory Care rotation as well as PGY1 and PGY2 residents on Family Medicine rotation. Additionally, she serves as staff for the Kaweah Health Family Medicine Residency Program. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Manchester University College of Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences in Indiana in 2020 followed by a PGY1 in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy with the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy. Email address: eescobed@KaweahHealth.org

Angie Suh, PharmD

Dr. Suh is an Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist at Kaweah Health. She currently practices in the outpatient setting at the Kaweah Health Specialty Clinic and sees patients enrolled in the Employee Wellness Program. This multidisciplinary program focuses on chronic disease management for employees and their dependents with eligible chronic conditions, such as diabetes type 1 and 2, rheumatoid arthritis, chronic infectious diseases, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy in Downers Grove, IL in 2020. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Riverside University Health System in Moreno Valley, CA and PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency at Kaiser Permanente in Aurora, CO. Email address: asuh@kaweahhealth.org