Meet Clinical Pharmacy’s newest faculty members
The Department of Clinical Pharmacy welcomed four new faculty members at a reception on September 18, 2017, on the Parnassus campus.
Katherine Gruenberg, PharmD, BCPS, joins the department as an assistant professor of Clinical Pharmacy. She recently completed a PGY2 residency in Infectious Diseases and Education at UCSF and a PGY1 residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Gruenberg’s focus will be in evaluating instructional methods in pharmacy education and infectious diseases.
Crystal Zhou, PharmD, joins the department as a health sciences assistant clinical professor. Her passion lies in primary care and preventative medicine. Zhou comes to us from the University of Washington, where she completed a PGY2 residency in ambulatory care, after completing a PGY1 pharmacy residency at UCSF.
Stephanie Hsia, PharmD, BCPS, joins the department as an assistant professor of Clinical Pharmacy, after having completed PGY1 and PGY2 residencies in Psychiatric Pharmacy at the VA San Diego Healthcare System. Hsia’s interest and expertise is in psychiatric pharmacotherapy and assessment of active learning strategies in pharmacy education.
Trang Trinh, PharmD, MPH, BCPS, AAHIVP, joins the department as an assistant professor of Clinical Pharmacy. She recently completed an MPH and Infectious Diseases Outcomes Research Fellowship at Wayne State University. Her area of expertise is in outcomes research and epidemiology. Trinh joins the team in the department’s Medication Outcomes Center.
About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy is a premier graduate-level academic organization dedicated to improving health through precise therapeutics. It succeeds through innovative research, by educating PharmD health professional and PhD science students, and by caring for the therapeutics needs of patients while exploring innovative new models of patient care. The School was founded in 1872 as the first pharmacy school in the American West. It is an integral part of UC San Francisco, a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide.