Outpatient Clinical Pharmacy Services Manager
PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program Director
State University of New York at Buffalo
Dr. Francoforte is the manager of Outpatient Clinical Pharmacy Services at AdventHealth East Orlando. She received her doctorate in pharmacy from the State University of New York at Buffalo, NY and completed a PGY1 residency at AdventHealth Celebration. She is a Board-Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) and also a registered Consultant Pharmacist.
Dr. Francoforte has worked for AdventHealth since 2006. As a clinical specialist in the ambulatory care area, she is passionate about providing quality care to patients and building relationships with them to create a trusting environment. She has a special interest in Transition of Care and has served as a panel expert in this area at the Senior Care South Florida Education Conference in September 2016. Serving as a research co-advisor, Dr. Francoforte has conducted investigations focusing on the benefits of pharmacist involvement in the transition process, which has been recognized both at the state and national levels.
Dr. Francoforte serves as the PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program Director as well as a preceptor for both PGY1 residents and 4th-year pharmacy students for ambulatory care. She is also the Student Coordinator for the pharmacy department as she is dedicated to the development of future practitioners. In 2013, Dr. Francoforte received the Preceptor of the Year award from the University of Florida for her service and commitment to student education. She was also honored as the AdventHealth East Orlando PGY1 Residency Preceptor of the Year in 2016. Dr. Francoforte is an active member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and Florida Society of Health-System Pharmacists.