PGY1/PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Residency
Prisma Health Richland Hospital – University of South Carolina
July 2020–June 2022
Abigail Bouknight, PharmD
Abigail Bouknight, PharmD, is a Lexington, South Carolina, native and earned her doctorate in pharmacy from the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy in Columbia. She chose to pursue her PGY1 in HSPAL at Prisma Health after thoroughly enjoying her student learning experiences at both the Prisma Health Richland Hospital and Prisma Health Baptist Hospital campuses. Bouknight’s interest include 340b management, process improvement, and pharmacy enterprise leadership. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, trying new restaurants and spending time with her family.
- Major project: “Automated dispensing cabinet optimization in a large academic medical center”
- MUE: “Evaluation of gabapentinoid medication use and safe handling practices”
July 2021–June 2023
Cassidy H. Kemp, PharmD
Cassidy Kemp is from Ehrhardt, South Carolina, and completed her doctorate in pharmacy from the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy in Columbia. The variety of rotation experiences and collaborative atmosphere led her to pursue a residency at Prisma Health. Kemp's professional interests include quality improvement, medication optimization and safety, and leadership development. In her free time, she enjoys attending Gamecock sporting events and spending time with family.
- Major project: “Efficacy of oral and intravenous magnesium in hospitalized heart failure patients undergoing intravenous diuresis with loop diuretics”
- MUE: “Evaluation of pharmacists' clinical intervention documentation after changing EMRs”