Cardiology and Anticoagulation
Dr. Diana K. Wang joined the KGI School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in January 2019 as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences. She currently practices as a clinical pharmacist at Palomar Medical Center in Escondido, California. She is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist with an interest in cardiology and anticoagulation. She is also the course instructor and coordinator for the Sterile Compounding Course.
Prior to joining KGI, Dr. Wang was a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, MA. Here she served as the PGY2 Cardiology Residency Program Director and lead an in-patient, pharmacist-run, anticoagulation service. From 2013 to 2015, Dr. Wang also served as clinical pharmacy specialist at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center developing a new heart failure transitions of care and inpatient pharmacy service. Dr. Wang earned her PharmD degree at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy and subsequently completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and PGY2 Cardiology Specialty Residency at UMass Memorial Medical Center in 2013.
Fraielli, K, Patel, D, Wang, D, Sargent, K, Gore, J. Successful use of fondaparinux in the setting of heparin‐induced thrombocytopenia with thrombosis confirmed by serotonin‐release assay and Factor V Leiden. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2019; 44: 809– 812.