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The Carolina Antimicrobial Stewardship Program and OPAT are joint programs between the Department of Pharmacy and the Divisions of Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases at UNC Medical Center. The team members are listed below.

Carolina Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Team

  • Nikolaos Mavrogiorgos, MD | Medical Director, Carolina Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
  • Lindsay Daniels, PharmD, MPH | Pharmacy Lead, Carolina Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
  • Zachary Willis, MD, MPH | Pediatric Director, Carolina Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
  • Emily Sickbert-Bennett, PhD | Administrative Director, Carolina Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
  • Tom Belhorn, MD, PhD | Pediatric Infectious Diseases Physician
  • Renae Boerneke, PharmD, CPP, BCPS | OPAT Pharmacist
  • Brian Bramson, MD | Antimicrobial Stewardship Physician
  • Emily Ciccone, MD, MHS | Antimicrobial Stewardship Physician
  • Danielle Doughman, MSPH | Sr. Program Manager, Carolina Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
  • Jared Gallaher, MD, MPH | Surgery
  • Travis M. Jones, PharmD | CASP Stewardship Pharmacist
  • Joey Stromberg, MD | Chief Resident
  • Will Kwan, Jr., MD  | Assistant Professor, Division of Hospital Medicine
  • Anne Lachiewicz, MD, MPH | Antimicrobial Stewardship Physician
  • Jason Liu, PharmD, MIDS | Pharmacist, Pharmacy Analytics and Outcomes
  • Ashley Marx, PharmD | Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Infectious Diseases, UNC Medical Center; Associate Professor of Clinical Education, Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
  • Melissa Miller, PhD | Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
  • Nicholas Kane, PharmD | Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Resident
  • Kanthi Vemuri, MBBS, FRACP | Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases Fellow
  • Anne Spain, MHL, RN, NE-BC | Associate Director Surgery Services
  • Michael Swartwood, MSN, RN, CAPM | Project Manager, Antibiotic Time-Outs
  • Emily Lineberry, PharmD | Clinical Manager, Department of Pharmacy
  • David Weber, MD, MPH | Medical Director, UNC Hospitals’ Office of Quality Improvement – Infection Prevention
  • William (Bill) Wilson, PharmD, BCPS | Pediatric Infectious Diseases Pharmacist


Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Program Team

  • Claire Farel, MD, MPH | Co-director, OPAT
  • Mary Catherine Bowman, MD, PhD | Co-director, OPAT
  • Renae Boerneke, PharmD, CPP, BCPS | OPAT Pharmacist
  • Emily Ciccone, MD, MHS | Advanced OPAT Fellow
  • Corazon Halsey, MSN, FNP-BC | OPAT Nurse Practitioner
  • Alan Kinlaw, PhD, MSPH | OPAT Epidemiologist
  • Nikolaos Mavrogiorgos, MD | OPAT Physician
  • Terre Oosterwyk, MSN, RN | OPAT Nurse Coordinator
  • Suzy Rogers | OPAT Patient Coordinator
  • Asher Schranz, MD | OPAT Physician
  • Michael Swartwood, MSN, RN, CAPM | OPAT Data Manager