Joseph Saseen PharmD
Professor and Vice Chair
Our ASHP-accredited ambulatory care PGY2 residency, established in 1995 is an award-winning program. We have trained top pharmacists in Ambulatory Care across the country. The program was honored as the recipient of the 2019 ASHP Residency Excellence Program Award, as well as the 2019 Preceptor Award.
The state-of-the-art University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is our home base. This campus, a complete complement of educational and clinical enterprises, is a major integrated academic health sciences center that includes Schools of Pharmacy, Medicine, Nursing, Physical Therapy and Dental Medicine. The University of Colorado Health System has ambulatory clinics all across the state of Colorado.
The longitudinal learning experiences are in Family Medicine at the University of Colorado Family Medicine Clinic (AF Williams Family Medicine Center), in Academia within the Anschutz Medical Campus, and in Population Health at the University of Colorado Health System. Other required core learning experiences are in geriatrics, internal medicine, and primary care; there are several different elective experiences too.
Lindsay grew up in Oak Park, California and completed her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine. She then headed out to Colorado to complete her PharmD at the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. After pharmacy school, she made her way to Pittsburgh to complete her PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside. Lindsay is thrilled to return to the University of Colorado to complete her PGY-2 ambulatory care training while working alongside the professors and mentors who sparked her love for clinical pharmacy. Her professional interests include chronic disease state management, infectious diseases, underserved care, and academia. In her free time, she enjoys running, trying new restaurants, and spending time with friends and family and her sister’s two golden retrievers!
Ben grew up in a small town called Franklin, West Virginia. He completed his Doctor of Pharmacy degree with an Area of Emphasis in Teaching at West Virginia University (Go Mountaineers!). After pharmacy school, he left the east to move out to Colorado and complete his PGY1 pharmacy residency at Boulder Community Health. Ben is very excited to be moving just 30 miles south to complete his PGY2 residency in Ambulatory Care/Family Medicine at the University of Colorado. His professional interests include anticoagulation, primary care, and academia. In his free time, Ben enjoys rock climbing indoors and outside, hiking, snowboarding, exploring new places, and hanging out with friends. He looks forward to another great year in this amazing state and working with the extraordinary people at University of Colorado!
Brooke grew up in Novi, Michigan and received her Bachelor of Science in Human Biology from Michigan State University. She then completed her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of Michigan and her PGY1 residency at the Detroit Medical Center. Brooke could not be more excited to make the move out west to complete her PGY2 residency in ambulatory care at the University of Colorado. Her professional interests include anticoagulation, diabetes, nephrology, and population health management. In her free time, Brooke enjoys spending time outside, exercising, and traveling. She is looking forward to a year of professional growth and exploring beautiful Colorado!
Briana grew up in Grand Junction, Colorado and completed her Bachelor's degree at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She moved back to Colorado to complete her PharmD at the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. She went on to complete a PGY1 residency at Denver Health Medical Center and is excited to stay in the Denver area to complete her PGY2 in Ambulatory Care. Briana's professional interests include endocrinology, anticoagulation, infectious disease, and academia. She hopes to pursue a clinical faculty position where she can teach and mentor the next generation of pharmacists while advancing her practice at an ambulatory care clinic. Briana enjoys spending time with her husband and son exploring all that the Colorado outdoors has to offer including camping, hiking, snowboarding, and fishing.
Thank you for visiting the PGY2 AmCare Residency Home Page! For the current residency recruitment year, we will not be participating in the ASHP recruitment offerings at the Midyear Clinical Meeting. Alternatively, we are offering Pre-Applicant Meetings with the Program Director and one of the current residents. This is like an ASHP Personal Placement Service Interview. To request an individual meeting please do the following:
(Mountain Time Zone)
|Friday December 4, 2020||1pm-5pm|
|Monday December 7, 2020||7am-5pm|
|Wednesday December 9, 2020||1pm-4pm|
We look forward to talking with you soon.