I am pleased to announce the hiring of Russell Findlay, PharmD, MS as the Pharmacy Manager of Specialty Pharmacy Services where he will have responsibility for all aspects of service at the UW Health Specialty and Mail Service Pharmacy, including clinical management programs, specialty medication supply chain, prior authorization services, and contracting.
Russell comes to us from the University of Utah, where he served as the Manager of Pharmacy Operations for the past two years. His responsibilities included oversight of sterile product preparation and narcotic distribution at University of Utah Hospital and Huntsman Cancer Hospital, supervising decentralized inventory and automated dispensing cabinet (ADC) technology, and served as the liaison between Pharmacy and Facilities and Engineering for pharmacy-related projects.
Prior to his work at the University of Utah, Russell earned his PharmD from the University of Florida, proceeded by a 2-year residency program at UW Health while earning his Master’s in Health System Pharmacy Administration at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health.
He will be starting on June 26. Please join me in welcoming Russell to the team!