About CNYSHP

CNYSHP supports the mission health-system pharmacists across the Central New York region.

Our Leadership Team (click on each individual’s name for a complete biography):

  • President: Peter J. Aiello, PharmD, BCPS – Clinical Pharmacist, Upstate University Hospital
  • Immediate Past President: Lisa Phillips, PharmD, BCACP
  • President Elect: Luke Probst, PharmD, BCPS
  • Secretary: Kelly Braham, PharmD, BCGP
  • Industry Liaison: Christie Rahme, PharmD
  • Chapter Representative on the NYSCHP Communications Committee (CCC): Ryan Dempsey, PharmD
  • Treasurer: Christina Phelan, PharmD, BCPS
  • Membership Chair: Matt Taranto, PharmD
  • Event Coordinator: John Salemme, RPh, BCPS
  • Student Representative: Nicole Delello, St. John-Fisher College, Wegman School of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Directors:
    • Bernie Delello, RPh, FNYSCHP – St. Joseph’s Health
    • Luke Probst, PharmD, BCPS – Upstate University Health System
    • Brian Dodge, PharmD – Oneida Healthcare
  • Pharmacists:
    • Kathy Laparne, PharmD – Manager, Pharmacy Operations, St. Joseph’s Health
  • Pharmacy Technicians:
    • John Rydzeski, CPhT, BA – Prior Authorization Coordinator, Upstate University Health System
  • Pharmacy Residents:
    • Erin Beitz, PharmD – PGY-1, Upstate University Hospital – Downtown Campus
    • Jenna Fancher, PharmD – PGY-1, Upstate University Hospital – Downtown Campus
    • Elizabeth Feldman, PharmD – PGY-2, Upstate University Hospital – Community Campus
    • Jenna Mcgreevy, PharmD – PGY-1, St. Joseph’s Health
    • Ali Scrimenti, PharmD – PGY-1, Upstate University Hospital – Downtown Campus

Interested on becoming a part of the Board of Directors?  Email Peter Aiello.

We could not provide the services that we do without the help of the individuals listed above.  If you have questions about membership, our activities, or suggestions about how we can better serve you, do not hesitate to reach out to any of the board members.