meet our team
Our team works hard to make sure you have the resources you need to make your program thrive.
Michael Fischer, MD, MS
Dr. Fischer is a general internist, pharmacoepidemiologist, and health services researcher. He is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard and a clinically active primary care physician and educator at Brigham & Women’s Hospital. With extensive experience in designing and evaluating interventions to improve medication use, he has published numerous studies demonstrating potential gains from improved prescribing. Read more.
Bevin Kathleen Shagoury
Communications & Education Director
Bevin manages NaRCAD’s external communications and strategic partnerships, building collaborations with public health leaders at the national and federal level. With career experience in creating interactive, interdisciplinary training curricula at healthcare-based non-profits, Bevin facilitates NaRCAD's virtual and in-person learning sessions to encourage hands-on skill development and best practices sharing amongst peer programs.
Winnie provides support to NaRCAD's various clinical outreach education projects. Currently, she is involved in coordinating NaRCAD’s conference and training events, contributing to communications projects, and supporting the growth of virtual resources via research and partner engagement. Read more.
Mary Liz Doyle Tadduni
PhD, MBA, MSN, RN
Dr. Doyle Tadduni is a training facilitator at NaRCAD, and an academic detailer with the Independent Drug Information Service of Alosa Health. Mary Liz's background has included critical care and medical-surgical nursing, nursing administration, and hospital administration.
Amanda Kennedy, PharmD, BCPS
Amanda is the Director of the Vermont Academic Detailing Program at the Office of Primary Care, University of Vermont. She has delivered Academic Detailing sessions to over 700 participants since 2003. Amanda regularly serves as a facilitator for NaRCAD.
Jacki Travers, PharmD
Jacki joined Pharmacy Management Consultants (PMC) in 2015 and serves as the chair of the academic detailing committee. She has been active in the development and implementation of PMC’s academic detailing program in service to Oklahoma Medicaid providers.
Jerry Avorn, MD
Dr. Avorn is Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Chief Emeritus of the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics (DoPE) at Brigham & Women's Hospital. A general internist, geriatrician, and drug epidemiologist, he pioneered the concept of academic detailing and is recognized internationally as a leading expert on this topic and on optimal medication use, particularly in the elderly. Read more.
Anna Morgan, MPH, RN, PMP
Anna joined the NaRCAD team in the fall of 2019, coming on board to manage a portfolio of academic detailing programs, manage events, and strengthen NaRCAD's national reach through research, on-site training, and training facilitation.
Zack Dumont, BSP, ACPR, MSPharm
Zack is a clinical pharmacist with the RxFiles Academic Detailing Service in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. He has been involved with the RxFiles since 2008, with experience in both academic detailing and content development of RxFiles’ evidence-based drug therapy comparison tools.
Loren Regier, BA, BSP
Loren is the Program Coordinator of the RxFiles Academic Detailing Service in Saskatoon, SK, Canada. Loren has guided the development of this provincial academic detailing service since the first pilot project began in 1997. Loren is active as a member of the Canadian Academic Detailing Collaboration and provides training and consultation to various programs and initiatives. Read more.
Brenda Schuster, BSP, ACPR, PharmD, FCSHP
Brenda Schuster is an academic detailer with the RxFiles Academic Detailing Service in Regina, SK, Canada. Brenda has been providing academic detailing services for the last 15 years and she combines this with her clinical practice at the Academic Family Medicine Unit.