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About the Director: St. Joseph Pharmacy Residency

Ferowsi Pecoraro is the Residency Program Director for the PGY-1 pharmacy residency at Virginia Mason Franciscan Health St. Joseph Medical Center. She is also one of the regional Oncology Pharmacy Supervisors overseeing pharmacy services for oncology and five hospital-based infusion clinics. Ferowsi graduated from Washington State University with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree and completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup, Washington. Shortly after, she moved to New York and worked at Mount Sinai Hospital as an oncology pharmacist. Ferowsi returned to Washington and in 2006 became the Oncology Pharmacist Specialist at St. Joseph Medical Center where she helped to grow clinical pharmacy services to support the oncology service line as well as expand the oncology pharmacist’s role. Ferowsi has always been passionate about her role as a preceptor and educator. She has been a guest lecturer for oncology pharmacy courses at Washington State University and Pacific University. She is Board Certified in Oncology and has practiced in this area for the past 14 years sharing her knowledge with pharmacy residents and students.