Amanda Blankenship is a Clinical Oncology Pharmacist at the Kellogg Cancer Center at Glenbrook Hospital. She provides clinical services and monitors adverse drug events reporting across all 3 NorthShore Kellogg sites. Amanda received her PharmD from Drake University and completed a General Pharmacy Practice residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. She also worked in the oncology pharmacy at Swedish Covenant Hospital for 4 ½ years prior to joining NorthShore.

George Carro is the Senior Director of Oncology Pharmacy Services and the Director of Oncology Research at NorthShore University HelathSystem. He oversees all aspects of the oncology pharmacy services, and oncology research operations across all 3 NorthShore sites. He started the oncology residency program at Evanston Hospital and is the program director.  George attended the University Of Illinois College Of Pharmacy, received an MS from DePaul University, and is a Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP). He is also involved in oncology research and has served as the Eastern Coopertive Oncology Group Pharmacy Chair for several years. George is passionate about providing proper pain management and antiemetic therapy in cancer patients. 

Shannon Gavin is a clinical oncology pharmacist at the Kellogg Cancer Center at NorthShore University HealthSystem. She provides clinical services for both the Kellogg Cancer Centers and NorthShore Home Hospice. Shannon also runs the tobacco cessation program for the Kellogg Cancer Centers. She is a preceptor for pharmacy students and residents. She received her PharmD at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Shannon completed a PGY1 pharmacy practice residency and PGY2 oncology practice residency at NorthShore University HealthSystem.

Abigail Harper is an Oncology Pharmacy Manager at the Kellogg Cancer Centers. She provides clinical services, assists with performance improvement projects and performs statistical analyses. Abigail received her PharmD from the University of Michigan and completed a PGY1 pharmacy practice residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, MI. She completed her PGY2 oncology specialty residency at the Kellogg Cancer Centers at NorthShore University HealthSystem. She is a Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP).

Brad Hughes is a Clinical Oncology Pharmacist at the Kellogg Cancer Center at Evanston Hospital. He provides clinical services as well as assists in investigational study protocols across all 3 NorthShore Kellogg sites. Brad also trains and certifies the oncology staff in aseptic technique. He attended the University Of Iowa College Of Pharmacy.

Wendy Hui is a Clinical Oncology Specialist at the Kellogg Cancer Centers (KCC) at NorthShore University HealthSystem. She provides clinical services, precepts the PGY2 oncology pharmacy resident, PGY1 pharmacy and community practice residents, and 4th year pharmacy students on rotation at KCC. She also serves as the PGY2 oncology pharmacy residency program coordinator. She is involved with performance improvement projects as well. Wendy received her PharmD from the University of Illinois College of Pharmacy and completed an oncology pharmacy residency at NorthShore. She is a Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP).

Cheryl Jee is a Clinical Oncology pharmacist at Kellogg Cancer (KCC) at NorthShore University HealthSystem. She provides clinical services at KCC and NorthShore Home Hospice. She is a preceptor for pharmacy students, PGY1 and Oncology pharmacy residents. Cheryl received her PharmD from the University of Illinois College of Pharmacy. She completed a pharmacy practice residency at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, TN, and subsequently an oncology specialty pharmacy residency at KCC. Cheryl is a Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP).

Anna Palafox is a Clinical Oncology Pharmacist at the Kellogg Cancer Center at Evanston Hospital. In addition to providing clinical services, she coordinates pharmacy students’ experiences at the Kellogg Pharmacy and assists with performance improvement projects.  Anna is one of the preceptors for the oncology rotation. She received her PharmD from the University of Illinois at Chicago and completed a PGY1 pharmacy practice residency at Evanston Hospital. 

Kathryn Schiavo is a Clinical Oncology Pharmacist for the Kellogg Outpatient Oncology Pharmacies.  In addition to dispensing medications and providing clinical services, she coordinates all pharmacy services for the Point of Care Outpatient Pharmacies at the Evanston, Glenbrook, and Highland Park Hospitals and assists with performance improvement projects. Kathryn is one of the preceptors for the PGY2 oncology residency, PGY1 community residency and pharmacy student summer internship program. She is also a Lecturer at the Rosalind Franklin University College of Pharmacy.  She received her PharmD from Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Des Moines, IA  and completed a PGY1 community pharmacy practice residency at the NorthShore University HealthSystem.  

Mira Suseno is the Senior Infectious Diseases Clinical Specialist for NorthShore. She is responsible for the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program for the NorthShore University HealthSystem. She serves as co-chair of the Antibiotic Subcommittee of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and is actively involved with the Infection Control Committee. Additionally, Dr. Suseno works very closely with the Department of Medicine to ensure appropriate education in infectious disease-related topics for the residents. She has received several awards from the Department of Medicine and Pharmacy residents for her outstanding contribution to medical education. She has several publications in peer reviewed journals in the area of Infectious Diseases. Dr. Suseno earned a BS in Pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin and a PharmD from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She completed a pharmacy practice residency at Evanston Hospital and is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist with Added Qualifications in Infectious Diseases (BCPS-ID). She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Sciences College of Pharmacy.

Bill Uhlig is a Senior Clinical Oncology Specialist at the Kellogg Cancer Center at Evanston Hospital. He provides clinical services as well as manages all investigational study protocols across all 3 NorthShore Kellogg sites. Bill is also the pharmacist on the Bone Marrow Transplant team. He attended the University of Illinois College Of Pharmacy and is a Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP).

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