Specialty Council on Psychiatric Pharmacy

2021 Members

Julie Dopheide, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP {Chair}
Dopheide is Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy and Keck School of Medicine. Dopheide provides care for children and adults at Los Angeles County+USC’s inpatient psychiatric service and consults at the pediatric psychiatry clinic while supervising residents and students. Dopheide is the program director for the PGY2 psychiatric residency and she supervises the PGY2 resident in the provision of CMM at the LAC+USC adult outpatient psychiatry clinic where she and the PGY2 resident are credentialed providers. Dopheide completed her PharmD at the University of Nebraska and a psychiatric pharmacy residency at USC.

Kelly Gable, PharmD, BCPP {Vice Chair}
Gable is the Professor and Director of Well-being and Resilience at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy. She received her B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences and PharmD from the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy. She completed a specialty residency in Psychiatric Pharmacy at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy. She practices at a Federally Qualified Health Center in St. Louis, Missouri, with focus areas that include adult behavioral health, motivational interviewing, and mental health care for the homeless.

Jeannine M. Conway, PharmD, BCPS
2015Psych_ConwayJeannine M. Conway is the Associate Dean for Professional Education as well as an Associate Professor in the department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology (ECP), College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota. She provides clinical pharmacist services in an adult epilepsy clinic and the interprofessional comprehensive facial pain clinic at the University of Minnesota. She received her BS in pharmacy and PharmD from the University of Minnesota and completed a fellowship in neuropharmacology. Her interests include anticonvulsant pharmacokinetics and educating future pharmacists and neurologists how to best optimize pharmacotherapy.

Calvin Daniels, PharmD, BCPPS
CDanielsDaniels is a Clinical Pharmacist in Medication Safety and Informatics at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. He received his PhD in Microbiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and his PharmD from the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy. He completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at Children’s of Alabama and a PGY2 Medication-Use Safety Residency at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. His practice and research focus on improving the safety of clinical decision support within medication-use systems.

Bethany DiPaula, PharmD, BCPP
DiPaula is a Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Pharmacy and is the Director of the University of Maryland PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency and Director of Pharmacy at Springfield Hospital Center. She received her PharmD and completed an ASHP-accredited Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency with the University of Maryland Baltimore. She provides collaborative drug therapy management services for patients with substance use disorders and psychiatric disorders.

Marketa Marvanova, PharmD, PhD, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP
Marvanova serves as Professor and Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice in North Dakota State University. She also holds an appointment as Adjunct Associate Professor of Neurology in Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. She is a Board Certified Psychiatric Pharmacist and Geriatric Pharmacist. She has completed MSPharm, PharmD and PhD (Pathological Neurobiochemistry) degrees from the Charles University (Czech Republic) as well as a PhD (Neuropharmacology) from the University of Eastern Finland. She also completed a medical research fellowship in neuropharmacology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and a Parkinson’s disease traineeship at Northwestern University.

Emma Palmer, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP
Emma PalmerPalmer is Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the University of Cincinnati James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy and adjunct faculty at the University of Louisville College of Education and Human Development. She received her PharmD at MCPHS University, completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Massachusetts and a PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy residency at the VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare system. Her current practice is focused on treatment of adults at a UC Health partnered free-standing non-profit psychiatric treatment center in greater Cincinnati.

CDR Anna Santoro, PharmD, MA, BCPP, NCPS    
CDR Anna SantoroCDR Santoro is an officer in the US Public Health Service, assigned to the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP). In the BOP, CDR Santoro is a Clinical Psychiatric Specialist at Federal Medical Center (FMC) Devens in Ayer, MA and serves as a Regional Psychiatric Consultant. She developed the BOP’s first Psychiatric Pharmacy Program, and assisted with the national expansion of pharmacy mental health services, including the Mental Health Consultant program, serving 122 institutions. Additionally, CDR Santoro is the lead consultant for pain management and for the Memory Disorder Unit at Devens, the BOP’s only dedicated unit for inmates with dementia.

Sheryl Thedford, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP
SThedfordThedford is a Clinical Assistant Professor for the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy (UMSOP). She received her BA from Grinnell College, her Doctorate in Physiology from the University of Florida College of Medicine, and her PharmD from UMSOP. She completed ASHP-accredited residencies at Shenandoah University (PGY-1) and UMSOP (PGY-2 Psychiatry). She serves adult inpatients of all ages in acute and continuing care at a large Maryland State Psychiatric Hospital. She is a preceptor for the ASHP-accredited PGY-2 in Psychiatric Pharmacy for UMSOP in Geriatric and Continuing care rotations. Dr. Thedford maintains Board Certification in both Pharmacotherapy and Psychiatry.