Rachel Bone, PharmD.

PGY-1 Pharmacy Resident

Education: PharmD from The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy; Bachelors of Science in Chemistry from Rhodes College

Hometown: Memphis, TN

Interests: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Cardiology

Research Project: Can pharmacist led medication reconciliations decrease total inpatient days of acid suppressive therapy?

Why TriStar Summit Medical Center:

I was initially drawn to TriStar Summit due to the wide variety of rotations offered along with the opportunity to get a teaching certificate and precept pharmacy students. I could tell in my interview that the preceptors here at Summit were invested not only in my getting a great learning experience, but also in my personal growth as a clinical pharmacist. I believe that the opportunities available to me through this program will challenge and inspire me to become a well-rounded clinical pharmacist and prepare me for the next step in my career.


Kaylen Hohiemer, Pharm.D.

PGY-1 Pharmacy Resident

Education: Pharm.D. Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy; Bachelor of Science in Applied Biochemistry, Lipscomb University

Hometown: Owensboro, KY

Clinical Interests: Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Critical Care, Medication Safety

Research Project: Evaluation of medication events before and after implementation of a neurology pharmacist workflow

Why TriStar Summit Medical Center:

TriStar Summit Medical Center’s PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency program first appealed to me based on the wide variety of rotations offered; both those in my areas of interest as well as ones I am not as familiar with. Summit’s program was one I believed would continually challenge me and offer invaluable experience working alongside excellent clinical pharmacists. In addition to clinical experience, Summit also offers the opportunity to complete a teaching certificate and precept local pharmacy students. By taking advantage of all of the unique experiences offered through Summit’s residency program, I believe I will fully be prepared for the next step in my career.

Past Residents

Class of 2018

  • Destin Lenz
  • Kelsie Yates