PGY 1/2 Current Residents

Cassandra Robertson

Cassandra R. Robertson, Pharm.D.
PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Resident:
Dr. Robertson is originally from Golden, Colorado. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a chemistry minor at the Metropolitan State University of Denver and her Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacogenomics at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She then stayed on the east coast to complete her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia. She is currently pursuing her Master of Business Administration degree at Oregon State University. Professionally, she is interested in oncology and immunotherapies, cardiology, pediatrics, and evaluating processes to improve efficiency and employee satisfaction. Over the upcoming year Dr. Robertson will be completing a major project evaluating the impact of take-home antibiotic prescriptions dispensed in the pediatric emergency department on patient satisfaction, readmission rates, and revenue generation. Outside of residency, she enjoys hiking, yoga, ornithology, botany, eating savory foods, and sleeping through movies.

Chris White

Christopher L. White
PGY1/2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Resident:
Dr. White is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a chemistry minor from Baylor University in Waco, Texas. He then stayed to complete his Doctor of Pharmacy degree at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. He is currently pursuing his Master of Business Administration degree at Oregon State University. His professional interests include oncology, pediatrics, employee wellness, improving workflow efficiencies, and financial stewardship. Over the coming year, Dr. White will be completing a major project seeking to overhaul the emergency department’s medication reconciliation process. Outside of residency, he enjoys physical fitness, rooting for his home teams, engaging in cordial debates, and spending time with his fiancé.

Monark Nakrani

Monark Nakrani
PGY1/2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Resident:
Dr. Nakrani is originally from San Diego, California.  He completed both his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.  After graduating from pharmacy school in 2017, Dr. Nakrani returned to Southern California to practice in the outpatient setting.  During his tenure at an independent pharmacy, he was able to serve as a manager, introduce new technologies, and perform continuous process improvement.  It was this outpatient experience that sparked Dr. Nakrani’s interest in pharmacy administration and inspired him to expand his skill set to the ambulatory and inpatient settings.  Dr. Nakrani’s professional interests include oncology, specialty pharmacy, and pharmacy benefit management.  Throughout the upcoming year, he will conduct a research project analyzing the adverse events and cost-effectiveness of vancomycin, daptomycin, and dalbavancin in the outpatient infusion setting.  Outside of residency, Dr. Nakrani looks forward to exploring the Pacific Northwest through his interests in camping, trying new foods, and practicing photography.