Dr. Kimmy T. Nguyen

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Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice

150-180 South River Street SLC 334A
kimmy.nguyen@wilkes.edu
(570) 408-4293

Dr. Nguyen joined the Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy in 2018 as an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice with a clinical practice site at the Volunteers in Medicine (VIM) clinic in Wilkes-Barre, PA. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy in Philadelphia, PA. She then completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA before finishing a PGY2 in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy at the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System in Wappingers Falls, NY.

Her professional interests include the pharmacotherapeutics of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes, and gout. She is a member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).

Nguyen K, Bodine R, Park K. Implementation of a pharmacist-managed outpatient chronic obstructive pulmonary disease clinic. Poster presentation at the Eastern States Conference for Pharmacy Residents and Preceptors, Hershey, PA. 2018 May.

Nguyen K, Bodine R. Evaluating the impact of liraglutide on type 2 diabetes in the Veterans Affairs Hudson Valley Health Care System. Poster presentation at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting. Abstract ID 381878. Poster #1-251. 2017 December.

Nguyen K. Relatively painless: acute pain management for patients receiving buprenorphine therapy. Podium presentation at the Eastern States Conference for Pharmacy Residents and Preceptors, Hershey, PA. 2017 May.

Nguyen K, Ang K, Linkin D. Quality improvement to limit fluoroquinolone use for urinary tract infections in the outpatient setting. Podium presentation at the Eastern States Conference for Pharmacy Residents and Preceptors, Hershey, PA. 2017 May.

Nguyen K. OTC OD: examining the treatment and management of insulin and acetaminophen overdose. Nursing CE presentation at the Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center. 2017 May.

Nguyen K, Ang K, Linkin D. Quality improvement to limit fluoroquinolone use for urinary tract infections in the outpatient setting. Poster presentation at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. Abstract ID 235813. Poster #1-305. 2016 December.

Nguyen K. "Newmonia:" an update on the 2016 IDSA clinical practice guidelines for management of hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia. ACPE-certified CE presentation at the Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center. 2016 November.

 Completion of the VA Geriatric Research, Education, & Clinical Center Program - Bronx VA Medical Center, 2018

Completion of the Teaching & Learning Practice-Based Activity Program - University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy, 2018

Completion of the Teaching Certificate Program - University of the Sciences, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, 2017