Dr. Benanti is a clinical pharmacy specialist in the medical ICU and serves as the PGY1 Residency Coordinator at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix (BUMCP). She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from St. Louis College of Pharmacy. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at BUMCP. She completed a PGY2 Critical Care Residency at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Benanti practiced at the University of California Davis Medical Center for two years prior to returning to BUMCP as a MICU specialist.
Dr. Benanti serves as faculty of the ACCP Updates in Therapeutics Critical Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course. Dr. Benanti’s clinical and research interests include infectious disease in special populations, sedation optimization/management, status epilepticus, and pulmonary hypertension.