Dr. Julie Masterson (Class of
2012) recently completed a PGY-1 residency at Fort Sanders Regional Medical
Center in Knoxville and has accepted a clinical pharmacist position at LeConte
Medical Center in Sevierville, Tennessee.
Dr. Masterson will serve as the first clinical pharmacist at LeConte and
will develop clinical programs to aid patients in the East Tennessee area. She will work as a member of an
interdisciplinary team to make pharmacy related interventions where
appropriate. She will focus on completing
consults and making interventions via Computer Physician Order Entry (CPOE)
based on generated reports. Dr.
Masterson states that she will be implementing policies and protocols with
pharmacists from other local hospitals to help standardize pharmacy care among
the different treatment centers that LeConte is a member of.