Ying Wang, PharmD
Assistant Professor of Clinical PharmacyClinical Pharmacy
Residency in Pharmacy Practice completed in 2007
PharmD from the University of Southern California, School of Pharmacy in 2006
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2002
Dr. Ying Wang is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Director of Professional Experience Programs and Supervisor of Safety-Net Clinical Pharmacy at the USC School of Pharmacy. She received her Pharm.D. from the USC School of Pharmacy in 2006 and received a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2002. She also completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency focused in Primary Care at the USC School of Pharmacy in 2007.
After residency, Dr. Wang was hired as a clinical pharmacist at the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services Edward R. Roybal Comprehensive Health Center. She provided comprehensive medication management (CMM) services to high-risk, low health literacy patients in the East Los Angeles community. She was also actively involved with quality improvement processes for reporting and preventing medication errors and adverse drug events at the health center.
In 2007, Dr. Wang returned to the USC School of Pharmacy as a clinical staff pharmacist to provide CMM to patients at QueensCare Health Centers (QHC). She and the QHC pharmacy team was a part of the HRSA Patient Safety and Clinical Pharmacy Services Collaborative (PSPC) to help spread clinical pharmacy services to health care organizations across the country with the common goal of improving patient outcomes and quality of care.
After about 11 years of practicing as a clinical pharmacist in the primary care setting and being a preceptor for USC students, Dr. Wang joined the Office of Professional Experience Programs in 2017 where she currently serves as Director.