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Current PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Class

Chara Aueyong, PharmDChara Aueyong, PharmD

Dr. Chara Aueyong was born in Arcadia, CA and raised in the city of Los Angeles. She earned a bachelor of science degree in biological sciences at California State University, Los Angeles. After graduation, she continued to pursue a doctor of pharmacy degree at the University of Southern California. Through her clinical rotation as a student, she was inspired to pursue a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Valley Children's Healthcare. The work ethic and clinical excellence she witnessed empowered her to work in pediatric pharmacy to improve the health of children. Professionally, her interests include pediatric acute care, ambulatory care, toxicology, medication safety and pharmacy administration. Outside of the professional realm, she enjoys trying new cuisines, playing board games, exploring the outdoors and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Chara Aueyong is thrilled to join the extraordinary healthcare team at Valley Children's and looks forward to the year ahead.



Rasna Kaur Atwal, PharmDRasna Kaur Atwal, PharmD

Dr. Rasna Kaur Atwal was born and raised in the Central Valley. She earned her bachelor’s degree in public health from the University of California, Irvine and a doctor of pharmacy degree from California Northstate University. After interning and rotating through Valley Children’s as a student, Rasna developed a passion for working with the pediatric population. Her current professional interests include emergency medicine, infectious disease and medication safety. In her spare time, Rasna enjoys traveling, reading and trying new cardio/cycling classes. Rasna is excited to continue on at Valley Children’s as a resident and is looking forward to an exciting and rewarding year ahead!




Claire Federe, PharmDClaire Federe, PharmD

The only resident in this class from outside California is Dr. Claire Federe, who moved to Fresno from Pensacola, Florida, where she earned her bachelor of science degree in biochemistry at the University of West Florida. She worked for three years at Valley Children’s as a pharmacy intern while earning her doctor of pharmacy degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. Her professional interests include general pediatric medicine, parenteral nutrition and oncology. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and staying active through outdoor activities such as camping and hiking. Dr. Federe is incredibly grateful to continue her training at Valley Children’s and is excited for the upcoming year.



Jonathan Truong, PharmDJonathan Truong, PharmD

Dr. Jonathan Truong grew up in southern California in the city of Irvine. He obtained a bachelor of science degree in nutrition sciences with an emphasis in biology at the University of California, Davis and his doctor of pharmacy degree at the University of Colorado. His current professional interests include oncology, pediatric critical care and infectious disease. In his spare time he enjoys working out, playing basketball, snowboarding and traveling. Jonathan is very grateful to have the opportunity to join the Valley Children’s team and is excited to further cement his interests in caring for the pediatric population.





Past Pharmacy Residents

  • Dr. Felicia Gary
  • Dr. Christina Liao
  • Dr. Ariana Mohayaee
  • Dr. William Ng
  • Dr. Alyssa Nakaguchi
  • Dr. Drew Dieckmann
  • Dr. Ashley Peton
  • Dr. Renzio M.B. Apostol
  • Dr. Heather Goossen
  • Dr. Eduardo de la Torre
  • Dr. Natalie Tran
  • Dr. Susan Her
  • Dr. Carol Lee
  • Dr. Jamie Legaspi
  • Dr. Harmeet Takhar
  • Dr. Sunny Ng
  • Dr. Kc Yovino
  • Dr. Jason Joh
  • Dr. Victoria Suh
  • Dr. Amanda Sampson
  • Dr. Eslie Gutierrez
  • Dr. Saher Taha
  • Dr. Jennee Nickleson
  • Dr. Susan Abbaszadeh