Teresa Kwong, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP

Dr. Teresa Kwong

terkwong@ucdavis.edu

Current Title(s):

  • Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist
  • Assistant Professor, UC San Francisco School of Pharmacy
  • Assistant Processor, University of the Pacific

At UCDMC since: 2005

Program Director since: 2008

Education:

  • Pharm.D., University of the Pacific, 2005
  • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, UC Davis Medical Center, 2006

Professional Biography

Dr. Teresa Kwong is an Ambulatory Care Pharmacist at UC Davis Medical Center. Her primary clinical practice is in the Anticoagulation Clinic.  She also provides clinical pharmacy services to the Internal Medicine Clinic and Family Practice Clinic.

Dr. Kwong received her doctor of pharmacy degree from University of the Pacific in 2005. Shortly after graduation she began her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency at UCDMC. After completion of her residency she  accepted a position in the Anticoagulation Clinic.  Ambulatory care services have continued to evolved and expanded at UCDMC. Dr. Kwong has held roles in the Refill Clinic, Medication Therapy Management Clinic and Hypertension/Hyperlipidemia Clinic. In 2009 Dr. Kwong became director of the PGY1 Ambulatory Care residency program. 

Dr. Kwong is board certified in Ambulatory Care and Pharmacotherapy. In addition she holds volunteer faculty positions as assistant professor with the University of California, San Francisco College of Pharmacy and University of the Pacific College of Pharmacy.

Selected Publications

Batth, S, Branch, J, Giannini, J, Kwong, T, and Wilson, M. Impact of a Clinical Pharmacist’s Interventions on Patient’s Knowledge of Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOAC). Presented at the Anticoagulation Forum National Conference 2017.

 

Nguyen, J, Dang, J, and Kwong, T. Evaluation of Safety and Effectiveness of 12 Week Monitoring of Patients Stable on Warfarin at UC Davis Anticoagulation Clinic. Presented at the American College of Clinical Pharmacy Annual Meeting 2013.

 

Mendoza, P, Kwong, T, Duong, L, and Burton, J. Evaluation of Causes of Supratherapeutic INR at the UCDMC Anticoagulation Clinic. Presented at the American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear 2013.

 

Kwong, T, Shepard, T, Burton, J, Bandy, J, Branch, J, and Giannini, J. Evaluating Time in Therapeutic Range of Warfarin Patients Self Testing With Point of Care Devices. Presented at California Society of Health-System Pharmacists Seminar 2011.

 

Louie, D, and Kwong, T. Identifying Methods to Improve the Referral Process in Patients Discharged from a University Hospital to an Outpatient Anticoagulation Clinic. Presented at University Health System Consortium meeting at the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear 2010.

 

Kwong, T, Sexton, L, Burton, J, Bandy, J, Branch, J, and Giannini, J. Development and Production of a Patient-Specific Warfarin Education Video for a University Teaching Hospital and Outpatient Anticoagulation Clinic. Presented at American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear 2009.

 

Nguyen, K, Kwong, T, Giannini, J, and Mowers, R. Retrospective Analysis of TZD Utilization Based on FDA Safety Warnings. Presented at University Health System Consortium meeting at the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear 2008.

 

Kwong T. (2006). New Treatment Options for Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism. UCDMC Drug Perspectives. 1, 3-4.

 

Kwong, T, Dager, W, and King, J. Evaluation of the Use of Low Molecular Weight Heparins for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Trauma Patients. Presented at University Health System Consortium meeting at the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear 2005.