Wilkes University

Preceptors' Info. and Resources

Welcome, Preceptors

Thank you for being a preceptor and contributing to clinical education at the School of Pharmacy. We truly appreciate your time and energy and recognize that you make a significant difference in preparing future practitioners. We have prepared this page for you as a reference guide for your role in interacting with us and our students.   

Experiental Learning Faculty and Support Staff

Our office is located in Stark Learning Center (SLC), Room 336. Our regular office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Please feel free to contact us with questions, concerns, or comments.

Shelli Holt-Macey, RPh
Director of Experiential Programs

Shelli Holt-Macey is Director of the entire experiencial program and the course coordinator for all Advanced Pharmacy Practice (APPE) rotations, for the faculty rotation portion of PHA 440 (Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience or IPPE II), as well as for the Institutional IPPE (PHA 445). She oversees all experiential courses and sits on many school committees as the experiential liaison to the School of Pharmacy. 

Kristina Powers, Pharm.D.
Experiential Coordinator

Kristina Powers, Experiential Coordinator for the Wilkes University School of Pharmacy, primarily works with experiential learning outside the classroom. Dr. Powers takes the lead in the IPPEs related to Community Practice (IPPE I, PHA 335) and the prescriber rotation portion of IPPE II (PHA 440). She is also coordinator and preceptor of the school’s IPPE IV (PHA 555) and elective APPE rotations, which both occur in cooperation with the Commonwealth Home Health and Hospice of Wilkes-Barre, formerly Visiting Nurses Association(VNA).

Dr. Jennifer Malinowski
Self-Directed IPPE Coordinator
Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs
Associate Professor

Dr Malinowski is the coordinator for the Self-Directed Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (SD-IPPE). SD-IPPE involves P1-P3 student participation in community service programs that directly affect patients for an accumulation of 20 experiential hours. Common examples of these programs include: brown bags at senior centers/health fairs, blood pressure screenings, and poison prevention programs. If you are interested in soliciting volunteers for health fairs or other programs at your pharmacy organization, please contact Dr. Malikowski via E-mail.

Margy Sromovski
Office Assistant, Pharmacy Practice
(570) 408-4267

Becoming a preceptor is an extremely rewarding experience! 

If you are interested in becoming a preceptor for the School of Pharmacy or for more information, please send your inquiry to Shelli Holt-Macey, Director of Experiential Programs by clicking here.

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