Bay Pines VA Healthcare System
Clinical Preceptors (Sarasota) - Pharmacy Residency Program
Joshua Long, PharmD is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist and residency preceptor at the Sarasota VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC). Dr. Long received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Texas Tech University School of Pharmacy and completed a PGY-1 residency at the Sarasota CBOC from 2013-2014. He has been a CBOC Pharmacist since graduating his residency with clinical responsibilities including comprehensive disease state management (hyperlipidemia, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, COPD, hypothyroid and congestive heart failure) and anticoagulation. He is a member of the Employee Wellness Committee at the Sarasota CBOC and the Suncoast Regional Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Rachel Turner, PharmD, BCACP is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist and residency preceptor at the Sarasota VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC). She is a preceptor for APPE rotations for students from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine College of Pharmacy (LECOM-COP). Dr. Turner received her BS in Biology from Florida State University, Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida and completed a PGY-1 residency at the Sarasota CBOC from 2009-2010. Dr. Turner received board certification as an ambulatory care pharmacist in 2011. She has been a CBOC Pharmacist since graduating her residency, first at the Sebring clinic, then returned to Sarasota in 2011. She is a member of the Employee Wellness Committee at the Sarasota CBOC and the Pharmacy Publications Review Board for CW Bill Young VA Medical Center. Dr. Turner is a member of FSHP and is a past secretary of the Sarasota Regional Society.
Steven Totterdale, BS, PharmD, BCACP is a Clinical Pharmacy specialist and the PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program Director at the Sarasota VA Primary Care Clinic (CBOC). Dr. Totterdale received his BS in Pharmacy from Ferris State University and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Totterdale received board certification as an ambulatory care pharmacist in 2011. He is a member of the Pharmacy Publication Review Board at the CW Bill Young Medical Center and the Employee Wellness Committee at the Sarasota CBOC. Dr. Totterdale’ s clinical responsibilities include anticoagulation services, disease state management, including hyperlipidemia, heart failure, diabetes mellitus, thyroid and hypertension. Dr. Totterdale is a member of ASHP, FSHP and has served as the president of the Suncoast Society of Health-System Pharmacists on two separate occasions. He also serves as a preceptor to pharmacy students, PGY-1 and PGY-2 pharmacy residents.