Photos from the GSHP Residency Research Forum today


GSHP Outstanding District Director Award 2018

This year’s recipient of the Outstanding District Director Award is Jody Rocker

Central Savannah District Director


GSHP Outstanding Committee Chairs 2018

Each year, the Executive committee has to determine an Outstanding Committee Chair and every year is an impossible task.  All of our committee chairs do a wonderful job and give countless hours to the organization.

This year the GSHP Outstanding Committee Chair goes to four individuals that Have done an outstanding job in continuing to grow activities and programming for our members, and further the profession as a whole.

The recipients are:

Sara Murphy and Lisa Lundquist from Educational Affairs

Melissa Frank and Amy Woodhouse from Professional Affairs

 Sarah Murphy and Lisa Lundquist 

Sarah Murphy and Lisa Lundquist 

 Melissa Frank

Melissa Frank

GSHP Member-Brinson appointed to GA BOP


Mike Brinson is the director of pharmacy at Central State Hospital. He is a member of the Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacists and the Georgia Pharmaceutical Association. Brinson is also the pharmacy representative for Georgia on the Minnesota Multistate Contracting Alliance for Pharmacy. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from the University of Georgia. Brinson and his wife, Frieda, have one child and one grandchild. They live in Wrightsville.




Branan elected GSHP President-elect

Branan Head Shot Fall 2014.jpg

Trisha Branan, Pharm.D., BCCCP is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy with a practice site in critical care at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center in Athens, Georgia.  Within these roles, she is involved in the didactic curriculum and experiential education for doctor of pharmacy students.  In addition, she maintains an active practice site in the Intensive Care Unit, where she precepts students and serves on hospital committees and task forces.  She has multiple peer-reviewed publications and was a previous PGY2 Critical Care Residency Program Director. 

After receiving her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Georgia in 2006, she went on to complete two years of residency training.  She completed the ASHP-accredited Medical College of Georgia Health System/University of Georgia College of Pharmacy PGY 1 Pharmacy Residency in 2007 and the ASHP-accredited Critical Care PGY 2 Pharmacy Residency at the University of Virginia Health System in 2008.  She is also a Board Certified Critical Care Pharmacist.  She was named GSHP Outstanding Young Health-System Pharmacist in 2009.  Within GSHP, Trisha served as the CSRA District Director from 2010-2013, during which time she was named GSHP Outstanding District Director.  She has been a member of the GSHP Board of Directors since 2010 and currently has been serving as Secretary since 2012.

Trisha has been a member of GSHP since 2005.   She resides in Jefferson, Georgia with her husband, Jep, and two children, Ethan and Harper.  For fun, Trisha loves to travel and is an avid supporter of UGA football.