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Advisory Board

The Rx-SafeNet Advisory Board is responsible for advising the Executive Committee on network operations and issues that emerge throughout the year.

Current Advisory Board Members

Kyle Hultgren, PharmD
Chair, Rx-SafeNet Advisory Board
Director, Center for Medication Safety Advancement

Kyle E. Hultgren is Director of the College of Pharmacy’s Center for Medication Safety Advancement and holds a courtesy appointment as Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice.  In his role at CMSA he pursues the development of innovative safe medication use practices as well as engaging methods to educate healthcare practitioners and student pharmacists. Dr. Hultgren is a co-author of a certification program in partnership with Purdue University and the Veterans Health Administration on Lean Healthcare and System Redesign that has been provided to over 8,000 professionals in health systems nationwide. His current work includes predictive analytics for adverse drug events and utilizing simulation methodologies for training medical professionals on safe medication use practices.

Brenda Hudson, MA, CCRP
Indiana CTSI Research Recruitment Manager

Ms. Hudson is the Program Manager for the Indiana CTSI Recruitment Office. Ms. Hudson was the founding program coordinator for the IU Medical Group-Primary Care Research Network (ResNet) at Indiana University's School of Medicine and the Operations Director for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Primary Care Practice-Based Research Network (PBRN) Resource Center. Her expertise is in recruitment of primary care providers and their patients into research.

Mick Murray, PharmD, MPH
Distinguished Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Endowed Chair of Medication Safety
Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute

Dr. Murray is Co-Director of the Center for Medication Safety Advancement. He is Distinguished Professor of Pharmacy and Endowed Chair of Medication Safety at the Purdue University College of Pharmacy. He is Research Scientist at Regenstrief Institute, Inc. Dr. Murray's research interests include developing pharmacy services to improve drug therapy in older adults with chronic disorders, medication safety, improving the quality of health of low-income minority people, and pharmacoepidemiology using large population computer databases.

Brian Overholser, PharmD
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine

Brian R. Overholser is an associate professor in the Purdue University College of Pharmacy. Brian received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Purdue University in May 2001 and completed three years of ACCP and AFPE funded post-doctoral training in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Brian's research program is focused on identifying and characterizing mechanisms of arrhythmias to rationally develop effective strategies in the management of cardiovascular disease. He has been actively involved with the PBRN of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and served as the chair of the inaugural Community Advisory Panel.

Leslie Lake, PharmD
Clinical Care Coordinator
Residency Program Director, Kroger Pharmacy/Purdue University Community Pharmacy Residency
Kroger Pharmacy – Central Division

Dr. Leslie Lake is Clinical Care Coordinator for the Central Division of The Kroger Company.  In addition, she is the Residency Program Director for the Kroger Pharmacy/Purdue University PGY-1 Community Pharmacy Residency and serves as co-preceptor for multiple learning experiences.  Dr. Lake graduated from Purdue University College of Pharmacy in 2000 and has worked for The Kroger Company as staff pharmacist, pharmacy manager and was promoted to her current role of Clinical Care Coordinator in 2008. She is responsible for implementing an array of clinical services within the Central Division   She has successfully completed, and is faculty for, the following APhA Certificate Training Programs:  Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery, Pharmaceutical Care for Patients with Diabetes, and Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services in the Community as well is certified to teach CPR through the American Heart Association.

Executive Committee

The Rx-SafeNet Executive Committee is responsible for the overall network operations of Rx-SafeNet.

Margie Snyder, PharmD, MPH
Network Director, Rx SafeNet
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Co-Director, Community Pharmacy Programs

Dr. Snyder is Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, and Co-Director, Center for Medication Safety Advancement, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy and Master of Public Health degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. She also completed a PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency with an emphasis in community care at the University of Pittsburgh in partnership with Rite Aid Corporation, followed by a two-year community practice research fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Snyder is interested in community pharmacy practice, health services research, medication safety, and quality improvement initiatives. Her work has explored pharmacist-physician collaborations and community pharmacist-provided medication therapy management services. Her research is focused on the delivery of medication therapy management services by community pharmacists.

Nicole L. Olenik, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, LDE, MLDE
Co-Director, Community Pharmacy Programs, ResNet
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice

Nicole L. Olenik, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, LDE, MLDE is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University and is Co-Director of Community Pharmacy Programs. Dr. Olenik obtained her PharmD degree from Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, and then completed a PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency at Mathes Pharmacy affiliated with Purdue University in New Albany, Indiana. She has also received certification as a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE), is Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM), is a Licensed Diabetes Educator (LDE) in Indiana, and is a Master Licensed Diabetes Educator (MLDE) in Kentucky. Dr. Olenik is currently the Residency Program Director for the PGY1 Community Pharmacy Practice Residency at Mathes Pharmacy. Her practice involves serving as the Coordinator of the Mathes Diabetes Center in New Albany, Indiana, where she also serves as a preceptor for APPE students. She is a Regional Faculty Coordinator for the Experiential Learning Advisory Council (ELAC), and she serves on the Professional Program Lab (PPL) Coordinating Committee. Her primary areas of focus teaching within the college of pharmacy include diabetes and weight management. Dr. Olenik’s research and teaching interests relate to chronic disease management services implemented by community pharmacists, with a special interest in diabetes, as well as healthcare-related needs of the Spanish-speaking population.

Omolola (Lola) Adeoye, PharmD
Hook Drug Foundation Community Practice Research Fellow, 2017-2019
Purdue University College of Pharmacy

Lola Adeoye is a Community Practice Research Fellow at Purdue University College of Pharmacy. She sparked an interest for community pharmacy practice while working as a pharmacy technician for over 8 years at her father’s independently owned pharmacy, Victory Pharmacy. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) University. She also completed a PGY-1 Community Practice Residency with Kroger Pharmacy/Purdue University and still currently works with Kroger Pharmacy part time. Lola’s current research interests include developing strategies to improve the efficacy and quality of medication therapy management (MTM) delivered in the community pharmacy setting. Upon completion of this fellowship she will obtain a Master of Science in Pharmacy Practice with an Area of Concentration in Medication Safety. Through her fellowship, Lola also supports the research and development efforts of the Medication Safety Research Network of Indiana (Rx-SafeNet) and the Indiana Medication Management Partnership (IMMP).

Jane French, CCRP
Program Manager, ResNet

Jane Anne has been with ResNet since the summer of 2004. Jane Anne is responsible for the day-to-day operations of ResNet. Jane Anne has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education with a minor in Library Science from Indiana State University.

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