Marquis Smith

Marquis Smith, PharmD

Hometown: Iowa
Pharmacy School: University of Florida

Dr. Smith chose AdventHealth Celebration because they care about both their patients and employees. He loves the welcoming environment AdventHealth creates and the opportunity they give the residents in order to learn as much as possible. This year he is looking forward to creating connections and developing his clinical knowledge. this year. When he's not at the hospital, Dr. Smith enjoys working out, binge watching shows/movies, and playing sports. Upon completion of residency, Dr. Smith aims to work in the emergency department or critical care setting.

Alvin Tomika

Alvin N. Tomika, BHS, PharmD

Hometown: Detroit, MI
Pharmacy School: Wayne State University - Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Dr. Tomika chose AdventHealth Celebration because in his journey of looking for a residency program, he found that AdventHealth's mission aligned with his values. This year he is looking forward to absorbing as much clinical knowledge as possible from his preceptors to be a well rounded clinical pharmacist. He is also excited to meet new people and make new friends here in central Florida. When he's not at the hospital, Dr. Tomika enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, paddle boarding or any water sport, and working out. Being new to the Orlando area, he is most excited to parasail over one of the beautiful Florida beaches this year! Upon completion of residency, Dr. Tomika has a strong interest in finance and hopes to obtain a position in a prominent health system or pharmaceutical company where he can deploy his clinical knowledge and financial interest.