Sarah E. Raguckas

Pharmacy Practice
Phone: (616) 447-4815
Email: [email protected]


  • PharmD, Ferris State University
  • BS, Western Michigan University, BioMedical Sciences

Graduate/Post-Graduate Training

  • Residency, PGY1 Managed Care/Ambulatory Care, KCMS/FSU/Pfizer/BCN/IBA Health Plans, Kalamazoo


Dr. Raguckas provides patient care as part of a Spectrum Health Family Medicine and Neurology Clinics. She has a particular interest in the treatment of dementia. She enjoys providing the opportunity for pharmacy students to learn to interact with patients and fellow healthcare providers from many different backgrounds.

Publications and Intellectual Contributions

  • Journal Article
    Thoits, T., Dutkiewicz, A., Raguckas, S. E., Lawrence, M., Parker, J., Keeley, J., Anderson, N., Vandyken, M., Hatfield-Eldred, M. (2018). "Association between dementia severity and recommended lifestyle changes: retrospective cohort study," American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias. 33 (4). pp. 242-246.
  • Journal Article
    Vavra Janes, K. L., Paluzzi, M., deVoest, M., Raguckas, S. E., Slot, M. (2017). "Preliminary Findings from a Student Pharmacist Operated Transitions of Care Pilot Service," Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning.
  • Journal Article
    deVoest, M., Raguckas, S. E., Bambini, D., Beel-Bates, C. (2013). "Interprofessional teaching: An inter-university experience involving pharmacy and nursing students," Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning. 5 (5). pp. 450-457.
  • Journal Article
    Raguckas, S. E., VandenBussche, H. L., Jacobs, C., Klepser, M. E. (2007). "Pertussis resurgence: diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and beyond." Pharmacotherapy. 27 (1). pp. 41-52.


  • Oral Presentation
    Raguckas, S. E., Elder, J. L., HatchED, "The Role of Pharmacy Students and Faculty within Primary and Specialty Primary Care Clinics," Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI, (September 25, 2019).
  • Oral Presentation
    Raguckas, S. E., Preceptor Conference, "Who's Watching Who? Getting Students Beyond Observation," Ferris State University College of Pharmacy, Grand Rapids, MI, (June 9, 2016).
  • Continuing Education Presentation
    Raguckas, S. E. (Presenter), Elder, J. L. (Presenter), Michigan Pharmacist Association Annual Convention, "Treatment of Dementia: What was that drug name," Michigan Pharmacist Association, Detroit, MI, (February 28, 2015).
  • Continuing Education Session
    Raguckas, S. E. (Presenter), FSU Pharmacy Preceptor Conference, "What Would You Do? Best Practices on Effectively Handling Common Student Scenerios," Ferris State University, Grand Rapids, MI, (June 2012).
  • Continuing Education Presentation
    Raguckas, S. E. (Presenter), Thoits, T. (Presenter), Lawrence, M. (Presenter), Van Dyke, M. (Presenter), Spectrum Health Neurosciences Symposium, "Dementia - A Panel Discussion," Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, MI, (May 18, 2012).