Richard Dang, PharmD, RPh, BCACP is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the University of Southern California (USC) School of Pharmacy. Dr. Dang is a residency trained, board certified ambulatory care pharmacist. He completed a postgraduate residency program in community pharmacy practice at the USC School of Pharmacy, where he also received a teaching certificate and his Doctor of Pharmacy, Biological Sciences, and Health Communication degrees. His residency training included providing clinical pharmacy services in community pharmacy and ambulatory care pharmacy-based clinics. He also completed internships at the VA Long Beach Healthcare System, CVS/pharmacy, and Kaiser Permanente.
Dr. Dang is the Site Coordinator of the USC Community Pharmacy Residency Program and his practice sites include the USC Medication Management Center, the USC International Travel Health Clinic, and the collaborative practice clinics with the Community Pharmacy Patient Care Program and Keck Medical Center of USC. His practice interests include: medication therapy management (MTM), community pharmacy practice, advanced pharmacy practice, travel health, immunizations, community outreach, and disease screening, management, and prevention.
Dr. Dang coordinates courses in introductory and advanced community pharmacy practice, self-care/non-prescription therapies, and travel medicine. He is a national trainer for the NACDS Community Pharmacy-Based Point-of-Care Testing Certificate program and is a member of the California Pharmacists Association (CPhA) Leader Development Institute.
He is currently the President for the Board of Directors of the Phi Delta Chi Alumni Association of Southern California. He was also past president of the USC student chapters of Phi Lambda Sigma, the Associated Students of the School of Pharmacy, the PharmSC Student Run Clinic, and Alpha Phi Omega.