Trang Trinh, PharmD, MPH

Associate Professor
Phone: +1 415 885-3817
Fax: +1 415 476-6632
521 Parnassus Avenue, Rm 3601
UCSF Box 0622
San Francisco, CA 94117
United States


What I do

My research incorporates data science to predict real-world outcomes associated with antibiotic use in adults with infections. I teach epidemiology and infectious disease pharmacotherapy in the School of Pharmacy curriculum. I also provide support on continuous quality improvement and research projects conducted through UCSF Health’s Antimicrobial Subcommittee and pharmacy residency program.

Departmental research area

My research expertise

infectious disease epidemiology, risk factors and outcomes of drug-resistant bacterial infections, comparative effectiveness research

Clinical expertise

Infectious diseases, antimicrobial stewardship

Professional background


Trang Trinh is an Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy's Medication Outcomes Center. Her research areas focus on antimicrobial stewardship interventions and pharmacoepidemiology of difficult-to-treat bacterial infections. In addition to her research focus, Trang also teaches epidemiology and infectious disease pharmacotherapy in the School of Pharmacy curriculum. She precepts and mentors pharmacy students and residents on infectious diseases research and continuous quality improvement projects.

Research keywords

  • Infectious diseases
  • comparative effectiveness
  • antimicrobial stewardship
  • multidrug resistant bacteria
  • clinical epidemiology
  • vancomycin
  • Skin
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Skin Diseases, Bacterial
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial
  • drug resistant MRSA
  • Cephalosporins
  • Febrile Neutropenia
  • Cross Infection
  • Fosfomycin
  • Pneumonia, Bacterial
  • Pseudomonas Infections
  • Bacteremia