2015-2016 Executive Committee pictured
Sitting left to right: Vicki Basalyga, Casey White, Curtis Collins, Christopher Betz
Standing left to right: Jason Schafer, Aaron Steffenhagen, Joel Hennenfent, Kelly Smith (ASHP Board Liaison)
Casey H. White, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCPS, BCNSP, FASHP
Casey H. White is a Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, Tennessee. He received his PharmD from the University of Tennessee and subsequently completed a PGY1 residency at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Later, Dr. White received his MBA from the University of Memphis. He retains board certifications in pharmacotherapy and nutrition support.
Dr. White has been active with pharmacy associations at the local, state, and national levels. He remains President of the Upper Cumberland Pharmacists Association and has served both TSHP and TPA on multiple levels, including presidential service and multiple appointments to their respective boards. Dr. White has also been named Pharmacist of the Year for both TSHP and TPA. He has been very active within ASHP, serving on the Council of Therapeutics and exhibiting extended service in the House of
Casey H. White can be e-mailed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Immediate Past Chair (2016-2017)
Curtis D. Collins, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS AQ-ID, FASHP
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Curtis D. Collins, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS AQ-ID, FASHP, is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Infectious Diseases at St. Joseph Mercy Health System, CHE-Trinity Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan. He received his PharmD degree from Drake University and completed his residency and received his MS degree from The Ohio State University Medical Center and College of Pharmacy.
Dr. Collins has been very active within ASHP including service as a Network Facilitator for Infectious Diseases, and has served terms on both the Council on Pharmacy Practice and the Council on Therapeutics. He has been active in other professional organizations including the NQF, AHRQ, and SIDP. Dr. Collins’ activities within Michigan includes involvement with statewide emergency preparedness efforts and service to MSHP where he has helped organize a Michigan Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative, an Antimicrobial Stewardship Networking Group, served on the Board of Directors, and was named Pharmacist of the Year in 2013.
Curtis D. Collins can be e-mailed at email@example.com.
Joel A. Hennenfent, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCPS, FASHP
Kansas City, Missouri
Joel A. Hennenfent, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCPS, FASHP, is the System Director of Pharmacy Services at Truman Medical Centers in Kansas City, Missouri. He earned his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees at St. Louis College of Pharmacy, completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, and a Masters in Business Administration at Saint Louis University. Joel is a Missouri Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) Past President, St. Louis Society of Health-System Pharmacists Past President, MSHP Research & Education Past Chair of the Board, and 2012 MSHP Pharmacist of the Year. Joel is Chair of the ASHP Council on Therapeutics, an ASHP Delegate for Missouri, member of the ASHP SCSS Educational Steering Committee, and an Advisory Committee member for the ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Forecast 2014-2018 and 2015-2019. Joel has extensive experience in clinical and operational pharmacy management, as well as clinical, quality, safety, and regulatory and supply chain program development.
Joel A. Hennenfent can be e-mailed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aaron Steffenhagen, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Manager
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Aaron Steffenhagen is a Clinical Pharmacy Manager at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (UWHC) and a clinical instructor with the University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy. Steffenhagen
completed a pharmacy practice residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center after
earning a PharmD degree from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. His initial years of experience
focused on establishing ED pharmacy services, which transitioned into his current role. At UWHC he oversees pharmacy practice and services in critical care, cardiology, emergency medicine, and neurosciences while maintaining his own clinical practice and precepting.
Aaron Steffenhagen can be e-mailed at email@example.com.
Vicki Basalyga, Pharm.D., BCPS
Director, Section of Clinical Specialists and Scientists
Vicki Basalyga is the Director for the Section of Clinical Specialists and Scientists. In this role Vicki serves as an information resource and provides guidance to ASHP members regarding science and scientific developments affecting pharmacy practice in health systems. She also serves as secretary to the Section executive committee and coordinates activities to accomplish the objectives established by the Section.
Vicki received her Doctor of Pharmacy from Duquesne University and completed an ASHP accredited PGY1 at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Vicki is also a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist. Prior to her current position at ASHP, Vicki practiced as an Unit Based Pharmacist at in both the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC.
Past Executive Committees