Anastazia Capparelli , PharmD

PGY-1 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Resident


Hometown: San Diego, CA/ San Francisco, CA

Pharmacy School: University of Michigan 

Why did you choose Michigan's residency program? I knew from my experiences through my internship and APPE rotations at University of Michigan Health that I would get to explore diverse clinical and administrative opportunities while being supported by an awesome team! Plus, an M.B.A from one of the top programs in the country is a big deal and opens doors for great networking and career opportunities.

Research Topic: Understanding the Impacts of URAC Accreditation Standards

Writing Topic: Effects of Staffing Levels on Medication Safety Events and Metrics

Hobbies outside of pharmacy: Running, peloton/soulcycle, hiking, hanging with friends and family, puzzles, concerts, and traveling

Favorite Book: Atlas of the Heart by Brene Brown

Favorite Movie: The Sound of Music

Favorite restaurant in Ann Arbor: Zingerman's and The Boro (get the mushroom pizza!)

Advice for future residents: Work hard, have fun, and don't take life too seriously!