Meet our Current Residents
Kaiwen Wang, PharmD
Dr. Kaiwen Wang is originally from Cliffside Park, New Jersey. She graduated from Rutgers University with a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharnD) in May 2017. Her current practice interests include oncology, psychiatry and infectious disease. Her residency project involves an evaluation of outcomes in AML patients taking fluconazole vs. voriconazole vs. posaconazole. Upon completion, Kaiwen would like to pursue a PGY-2 pharmacy residency in oncology. Outside of pharmacy, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and exploring the Des Moines area.
Daniella Smid, PharmD
Dr. Daniella Smid is originally from the Chicagoland Area. She completed her undergraduate degrees in Health Science and Psychology at the University of Iowa. She went on to receive her Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) from Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy in May or 2017. Daniella's current practice interests include infectious disease, emergency medicine, and critical care. Her residency project involves developing an AUC/MIC vancomycin nomogram for adult acute care patients. After completion of residency, Daniella would like to pursue a career as a clinical pharmacist, with the hopes of working in academia. Outside of residency she enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, and enjoying the outdoors.
Steven Jordan, PharmD
Dr. Steven Jordan is originally from Madison, WI. He graduated from Drake University with a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) in May of 2017. His current practice interests include critical care, emergency medicine, and internal medicine. This year his project will involve the evaluation of cost containment strategies using in-sourced sterile drug compounding. Upon completion of his pharmacy practice residency, he would like to pursue board certification in pharmacotherapy and a career as a clinical pharmacist. In his spare time he enjoys running, golfing, traveling, and spending quality time with friends and family.