Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Cenla Medication Access Program (CMAP)

Cenla Medication Access Program (CMAP) Staff

Wendy Roy, MHA
Executive Director for the Cenla Medication Access Program
Wendy Roy serves the Foundation as Executive Director for the Cenla Medication Access Program (CMAP). This program's mission is to ensure appropriate medication access and education as well as promotion of other preventive health practices among residents with limited incomes in Central Louisiana. She holds a graduate degree in Healthcare Administration from Seton Hall University. Roy also has a B.S. degree in Psychology from Louisiana State University. Prior to joining the Foundation, Roy was the Regional Director for Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana. She was responsible for organizing and overseeing child abuse prevention activity within the region including program delivery, fund-raising, public education, public awareness, and volunteer recruitment, training and management.
Kevin Brown, PharmD
Pharmacist for the Cenla Medication Access Program
Kevin Brown is a pharmacist with the Cenla Medication Access Program. He manages the CMAP Express Central Fill Pharmacy and is responsible for conducting thorough medication reviews with “high-risk" eligible patients, overall patient education and compliance, as well as monitoring for possible drug interactions. He communicates with physicians and pharmacies to keep them informed of their patient's involvement in the program. Brown holds a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from the University of Louisiana at Monroe and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Kansas. He has 17 years experience in retail pharmacy. Prior to joining The Rapides Foundation, his most recent position was as a Pharmacy Manager with Wal-Mart.
Jackie Bronson
Community Health Advisor for the Cancer Screening Project
Jackie Bronson serves the Foundation as the Cancer Screening Project's Community Health Advisor (CHA). She is responsible for promoting cancer screening opportunities through awareness and early detection within the nine-parish service area of The Rapides Foundation. Bronson graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor's Degree in General Studies, and minors in Math, History and Psychology. She retired from the Louisiana National Guard after 23 years of service. Bronson has been an active volunteer in her church and local elementary school for many years, including participation in the Apple Volunteers, where she was recognized as an outstanding school volunteer with the 2015-16 Volunteer of the Year award.

Kira Davidson, RDN, LDN
Healthy Lifestyle Program Coordinator
Kira Davidson serves the Foundation as the CMAP Healthy Lifestyle Program Coordinator. She is responsible for promoting the program through physicians and employers to encourage the public to lead healthy lifestyles. She is a Licensed and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Davidson graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Nicholls State University in 2009, and she completed her Dietetic Internship at Tulane University-School of Public Health. Before joining CMAP, she worked as the Clinical Dietitian at LSU Huey P. Long Medical Center in Pineville.

Kayla Edwards
Cancer Screening Specialist for the Cancer Screening Project
Kayla Edwards serves the Foundation as Cancer Screening Specialist. She is responsible for coordinating the Cancer Screening Project's mobile mammography unit where patients can be screened for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer. Edwards holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Louisiana State University at Alexandria, and a Certification in Phlebotomy Technician from Central Louisiana Medical Academy. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked as a facilitator for youth wraparound services and as a phlebotomist for local organizations.

Stephanie Heinen
Healthy Lifestyle Program Administrative Assistant
Stephanie Heinen is the Administrative Assistant for the Healthy Lifestyle Program. She provides program support to the HLP's registered dietitians and exercise specialist, as well as having responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the program's office duties. 
Pamela L. Jones, RDN, LDN
Registered Dietitian for the Healthy Lifestyle Program
Pamela Jones serves the Foundation as a Registered Dietitian for the CMAP Healthy Lifestyle Program. She is responsible for assisting clients to lead healthy lifestyles through development of individualized nutritional interventions. She is a Licensed and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Jones holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Louisiana State University and she completed her Dietetic Internship at Louisiana Tech University. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Cenla Dietetic Association. Jones previously worked as the Outpatient Clinical Dietitian at CHRISTUS Cabrini Hospital. 

Lydia Kozlowski
Exercise Specialist for the Healthy Lifestyle Program
Lydia Kozlowski serves the Foundation as CMAP Healthy Lifestyle Exercise Specialist. She is responsible for leading clients through safe and effective exercises and developing individualized workout plans. Kozlowski has over 20 years experience teaching fitness classes and weight training throughout Indiana and Louisiana. She has her personal training certification from the Cooper Institute. She is also certified in group exercise and weight room training from Aerobic & Fitness Association of America. Kozlowski is a certified hatha yoga instructor and Yoga Alliance member with a 200-hour yoga certification. She is also a certified Les Mills RPM (indoor cycle) instructor.

Kayla Laborde
Pharmacy Technician for the Cenla Medication Access Program
Kayla Laborde serves the Foundation as a pharmacy technician with the CMAP program. She has over 10 years of experience working as a pharmacy technician. Before joining CMAP, Laborde worked as a technician for Super One pharmacy.

Patient Assistance Program (PAP) Staff

Under the Cenla Medication Access Program, PAP Specialists work with the physicians in their designated parishes by coordinating applications with the physician and their patients to obtain free medications from various pharmaceutical companies for those who qualify.

Crystal Watts
PAP and CMAP Office Supervisor
Crystal Watts serves the Foundation as the PAP and CMAP Office Supervisor. She has the responsibility for managing the day-to-day operations of the PAP program as well as the CMAP Express central office. Watts supervises PAP Specialists and is responsible for hiring, training, and scheduling of PAP Specialists to ensure that PAP offices are staffed and operated effectively. She also coordinates communication with PAP clients and prescribers, as well as activities that support the Cancer Screening Project, the Healthy Lifestyle Program, and the Smoking Cessation Program

Kelly Bentley
HP Long Clinic

Sunnie Broussard
Allen Parish

Ponda Broadway
Natchitoches and Grant Parishes
Mindy Hancock
Winn and LaSalle Parishes

Joni Longlois
Avoyelles and Rapides Parishes

Dawn Rajewski
HP Long Clinic




Contact Information

Cenla Medication Access Program (CMAP)
1101 4th Street, Suite 101-A
Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
Phone: 318-443-7494
Toll Free: 888-443-7494
Fax: 318-448-4473

The Rapides Foundation
1101 4th Street, Suite 300
Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
Phone: 318-443-3394
Toll Free: 800-994-3394
Fax: 318-443-8312

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