Rachael Leek, PharmD

PGY-2 Transplant Pharmacy Resident

Biography

Hometown:  Wind Lake, WI

Pharmacy school: Concordia University Wisconsin

Career interests:  Solid organ transplantation, hepatology, infectious diseases, cardiology

Why did you choose Michigan's residency program?: Robust infectious diseases program with the opportunity to train under multiple preceptors. The close affiliation with University of Michigan College of Pharmacy also attracted me to the residency program.

Research Topic:  Impact of an educational intervention on patient knowledge of CKD post-liver transplant

Writing Project: Management of anxiety in palliative lung transplant recipients.

Hobbies outside of Pharmacy:  Baking, exercise, kayaking, going to Cedar Point, Netflix

Favorite Book: I wish I had time to read for fun

Favorite Movie: RENT

Advice for future residents: Buy an exercise ball for your workspace.