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Meet the people who make our R&D Pillar successful!

Jacques Turgeon, BPharm, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
CEO, Precision Pharmacotherapy Research and Development Institute

Dr. Turgeon leads the R&D Pillar. He is recognized internationally for his contributions to drug research and pharmacy education. He is a prolific researcher, author of multiple peer-reviewed studies, mentor to pharmacy students, and leader in both academic and industry roles.

Veronique Michaud, BPharm, PhD
Chief Operating Officer, Precision Pharmacotherapy Research and Development Institute

Dr. Michaud has earned more than $22 million in research awards and published 72+ peer-reviewed journal articles. Her research includes drug-metabolizing enzymes, the role of pharmacogenomics, and drug-drug interactions.


Precision Pharmacotherapy Research and Development Institute

David Thacker, PharmD, RPh
Senior Clinical Research Scientist

Sweilem B. Rihani, PharmD, PhD
Clinical Research Scientist

Pamela Dow, MS, PHR, SHRM-CP
Clinical Research Manager and Medical Writer

Lucy Darakjian, PharmD, PhD
Clinical Research Scientist

Meghan Arwood, PharmD, MS, BCPS
Clinical Research Scientist

Edward Merle Johnson II, PharmD, PhD, MBA, BCPS
Clinical Research Scientist

Gerald Condon
Senior Software Engineer

Ernesto Lucio
Senior Product Designer

Alexander Medina
ReactJS Developer

Lauren Condon, MPH, CNMT, RT(N)
Data Analyst

Ravil Bikmetov, PhD
Research Data Scientist

Matt Smith, PhD
Research Data Scientist

Kristina Cox-Bowen
Executive Assistant


Office of Translational Research and Residency Programs

Nishita Shah Amin, PharmD, BCGP, BCPS
Director of Pharmacy Practice Residency Programs

Chandni Bardolia, PharmD, BCGP
Drug Information Specialist

David Bankes, PharmD, BCGP
Research Pharmacist

Pharmacogenomics Clinical and Coordination Services
Nicole M. Del Toro headshot

Nicole M. Del Toro-Pagan, PharmD, BCPS, CMWA
Pharmacogenomics Pharmacist

Adriana Matos, PharmD, BCGP
Research Pharmacist


Office of Healthcare Analytics Team

Alan D. Stein, MD, PhD
Senior Vice President of Office of Healthcare Analytics

Sam Kalbag
Vice President of Office of Healthcare Analytics

Reggie Williams
Senior Manager of Analytics Operations

Eileen Aquino
Senior Data Analyst

Harold Escarrilla
Data Engineer

Vijaya Balusu
ETL Developer

Hubert Jin
Senior Data Scientist

Xue Yang
Data Scientist

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