Kaitlynn Hughes, PharmD

PGY-2 Pediatric Pharmacy Resident

Biography

Hometown: Apple Grove, WV

Pharmacy School: Marshall University School of Pharmacy

PGY-1 (if current PGY-2): Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Why did you choose Michigan's residency program? I chose this residency program because I wanted a residency within a large academic teaching hospital with a diverse pediatric population, diversity of rotations available, ability to develop precepting/teaching skills, and a supportive community.

Research Topic: Adherence to antibiotic stop dates for early onset sepsis within the NICU

Writing Topic: Safety and efficacy of epoetin alfa use within pediatric VAD patients

Hobbies outside of pharmacy: Trying new restaurants, spending time with my family and friends, playing with my dog 

Favorite Book: The Rescue by Nicholas Sparks

Favorite Movie: The Fast and the Furious series

Favorite restaurant in Ann Arbor: Paesano

Advice for future residents: Take advantage of opportunities when they are provided to you but also remember to seek out an opportunity if it is something that you are interested in.