Wilkes University


Pharmacy Practice Welcomes New Faculty Members

The Department of Pharmacy Practice welcomes Assistant Professors Nicole Pezzino and Vicky Shah to the faculty.

Dr. Pezzino, who started on Monday August 3rd, received her PharmD from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed a PGY-1 residency in Community Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina - Ashville. Dr. Pezzino will establish a new practice site with Weis Pharmacy in Nanticoke PA. Her teaching will focus on community pharmacy, self-care and longitudinal care.

Dr. Vicky Shah received his BS in Biology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Subsequently, he earned this PharmD from Howard University in Washington DC. Dr. Shah recently completed a PGY-1 residency at Suburban Hospital – Johns Hopkins in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Shah will be teaching in various areas of the curriculum including PT and longitudinal care. He will be precepting APPE students (internal medicine) at the VA Wilkes-Barre. Dr. Shah started Monday August 10th.

Dr. Pezzino and Shah have offices on the third floor. Please join me in welcoming Drs. Pezzino and Shah.