People

George Allen

George P. Allen

Pharm.D.

Associate Professor and Chair

(207) 221-4075

gallen3@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
243
On Campus

Dr. George Allen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at the College of Pharmacy at UNE. Dr. Allen earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences in 1998. Dr. Allen then completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA, and a Fellowship in Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. As a postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Allen performed laboratory-based research examining... Read More

Expertise

Antimicrobial pharmacodynamics

Antimicrobial stewardship

Bacterial resistance

Pharmacotherapy of infectious diseases

Dean, College of Pharmacy

(207) 221-4500

gbrazeau@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
117

Before coming to UNE, Gayle A. Brazeau was a Professor of Pharmacy Practice and the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York. 

Previously, she was a faculty member at the University of Houston and the University of Florida. Dr. Brazeau is an Associate Editor for the American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and serves on several editorial advisory boards for other scientific journals. She has... Read More

Expertise

Curricular assessment strategies

design and assessment of student learning.<br /><br />Biochemical and toxicological interactions of drugs or excipients with skeletal muscle following intramuscular or systemic administration and the role of myostatin in

Dan Brazeau

Director, UNE Genomics Research Core; Research Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy

(207) 221-4078

dbrazeau@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
321
On Campus

Daniel Brazeau is a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences.   He received his B.S. and M.S. in Biology from the University of Toledo and earned his Ph.D. in Biological Sciences (1989) from the University at Buffalo.  After completing postdoctoral training in population genetics at the University of Houston he was a research assistant professor in the Department of Zoology at the University of Florida and Director of the University of Florida's Genetic Analysis Laboratory in the Interdisciplinary... Read More

Expertise

population molecular genetics and pharmcogenomics

Steven Eric Byrd

Associate Professor of Spanish & Portuguese; Director of Latin American Studies Minor

(207) 602-2579

sbyrd@une.edu

Decary Hall
351
On Campus

Expertise

Spanish and Portuguese language teaching and linguistics

Afro-Brazilian speech

Latin American Studies

Gurkishan Singh Chadha

Assistant Clinical Professor

(207) 221-4182

gchadha@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
308

Gurkishan Singh Chadha joined the UNE College of Pharmacy as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in June of 2015. 

Dr Chadha received his B.S. in pharmacy from Panjab University in India, his M.Sc. in Drug Formulation and Delivery from Auburn University in Alabama, and his Ph.D. in pharmaceutical sciences from the University at Buffalo in New York.... Read More

Expertise

Pharmacokinetics

Protein Therapeutics

Diabetes

pathophysiology

pharmacology

Hailey Choi

Hailey Choi

PharmD

Assistant Clinical Professor

(207) 221-4123

jchoi3@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
216A

Dr. Hailey Choi received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy. Following graduation, she completed a PGY1 community practice residency at the Center for Pharmacy Care, a pharmacist-run ambulatory care clinic, at Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy. After completing residency, she continued her post-graduate training in academic and research fellowship at Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy in great passion for continuing her career in academia. During her fellowship, she practiced as a clinical pharmacist... Read More

Expertise

Ambulatory Care

chronic disease prevention

immunization

Joel Coon

Joel Coon

Pharm.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor

(207) 221-4140

jcoon1@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
233

Dr. Joel Coon is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at the UNE College of Pharmacy. Dr. Coon graduated from Ferris State University in Michigan with his Pharm.D. degree in 2004. He elected to pursue a pharmacy practice residency at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo, MI, followed by a specialty residency in infectious diseases at the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver, CO. Prior... Read More

Expertise

Pharmacotherapy of infectious diseases

Antimicrobial stewardship

Antibacterial pharmacokinetics

Viral hepatology

HIV/AIDS

Kim Cripps

Kimberly L Cripps

BS Pharmacy

Director of Pharmacy Teaching Laboratories

(207) 221-4073

kcripps@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
203

 Studied 2 years at SUNY College at Geneseo (Geneseo, New York) then transferred to SUNY at Buffalo (State University of New York,Buffalo,NY) a year later entered the School of Pharmacy program. After graduating and receiving license, practiced in Buffalo and Rochester area before moving to Cold Spring(on Hudson) NY and working in the area of Poughkeepsie. In 1986 moved to Lawrence,Kansas and worked as a pharmacist in Lawrence and Topeka. In 1992 moved back east to Connecticut and worked as... Read More

Renee Dana

Renee E Dana

BA Business Economics

Staff Assistant for Student Services

(207) 221-4158

rdana1@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
119
On Campus

Responsibilities:  

  • College event planning; including White Coat Ceremony, Annual Awards and Honors Ceremony, Graduating Class Awards Night and Hooding Ceremony
  • Website updating and maintenance
  • Social Media - College of Pharmacy Facebook and Twitter

Serves on the following committees: Student Affairs and Awards, College of Pharmacy Well-building, Website and Social Media

Supports the following committees: Student Affairs and Awards, Student Progression, Admissions... Read More

Continuing Education Office Manager

Office Manager of Continuing Pharmacy Education

(207) 221-4161

pdombrowik@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
242
On Campus

  • ACPE accreditation for Continuing Pharmacy Education Programs
  • Safety & Health Committee Support Person
  • Process Lab access request forms
  • Travel & Professional Development
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Margaret (Peg) Donovan

B.S.,Business Management

Executive Assistant to the Dean

(207) 221-4141

pdonovan@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
116

Executive Assistant to the Dean, Chief of Staff

Additional responsibilities: College and department budget planning and forecasting with the dean; grant accounting; college operations;  college event planning

Serves on the following committees: UNE Wellness,  CoP Wellness, Accreditation Self-Study, Student Affairs, Event Planning Task Force, Website and Social Media

Supports the following committees: Executive Committee, Dean's Advisory Committee
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Emily Dornblaser

Assistant Professor, Critical Care Specialist

(207) 221-4177

edornblaser@mail.une.edu

Pharmacy Building
215

Dr. Emily Dornblaser joined the UNE College of Pharmacy faculty in August 2009 as an Assistant Professor in the Pharmacy Practice department. She completed her Pharm.D. degree at the University of Pittsburgh in 2007. After graduation she moved to Philadelphia to complete a pharmacy practice residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She then stayed at the University of Pennsylvania to complete a specialty residency in Critical Care Pharmacy.

 

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Expertise

Critical Care

Lukas Everly

Lukas Everly

Pharm.D., BCPS

Assistant Clinical Professor

(207) 221-4082

leverly@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
237

Lukas received his Pharm.D. from Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) in Rootstown, Ohio. Afterwards he completed a PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residency specializing in Internal Medicine/Academia at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center and NEOMED. Lukas currently practices and precepts students at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, Maine. 

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Expertise

Adult Internal Medicine

Evidence Based Medicine

Olgun Guvench photo

Olgun Guvench

M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Chair

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Chair, Institutional Review Board

(207) 221-4171

oguvench@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
320
On Campus

Olgun Guvench joined the UNE College of Pharmacy as Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in July of 2009. Before joining UNE, Dr. Guvench was a National Institutes of Health Kirschstein Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Maryland, where he trained in biomolecular simulation and structure-based discovery/design, including developing new atomic-resolution models for simulating carbohydrates. Dr. Guvench teaches biomedical sciences to Pharm.D. students and pursues research in the field of biomolecular simulation, with a focus on proteoglycans and protein-carbohydrate... Read More

Expertise

biomolecular simulation

Donald Hemphill, Pharm.D., MBA

Donald Hemphill

B.S., MBA, Pharm.D.

Coordinator of Experiential Education

(207) 221-4083

dhemphill@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
225
On Campus

Donald Hemphill received his bachelor of science in pharmacy degree from the University of Connecticut and his MBA with an emphasis in Healthcare Management from the University of Phoenix. Donald received his Pharm.D. from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Science University in 2016.

His career includes practice in the community pharmacy settings across New England encompassing all aspects of pharmacy.  He began his career as a staff pharmacist for LaVerdiere's Super Drug in early 1991. In 1994... Read More

Expertise

Experiential Education

<br />Community Pharmacy

Ronald D. Hills Jr, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicinal Chemistry

(207) 221-4049

rhills@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
305
On Campus

Dr. Ron Hills joined the UNE College of Pharmacy as Assistant... Read More

Expertise

molecular dynamics simulation

protein structure and function

multiscale modeling

Dean's Office

(207) 221-4500

dkay@une.edu

Pharmacy Building

Douglas H. Kay completed his baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral studies at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) in Boston. He joined the faculty of his alma mater in 1958. He taught organic chemistry for 20 years. During his tenure at MCPHS he held several administrative appointments including chair of the Department of Chemistry, director of the Division of Scientific Studies and dean of Students (1979-1981).

In August 1981, he was appointed dean and professor... Read More

Assistant Director of Experiential Education, College of Pharmacy, Experiential Education

(207) 221-4153

lkopack@une.edu

Pharmacy Building
228