Pharmacy Inventory Operations Leader
Olivia Ng is the pharmacy inventory operations leader at University Health Network (UHN) and an adjunct lecturer at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto. Her past experiences at UHN include clinical informatics, thoracic surgery and respirology. Outside of UHN, her experiences include Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada and the Ministry of Health Exceptional Access Program. Olivia received her BScPhm from the University of Toronto in 2012 and her post-Baccalaureate PharmD from the University of Colorado in 2015.
Olivia is actively involved with the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP), serving on the National Membership Committee, National Awards Committee, Ontario Branch Education Committee and Metro Toronto Chapter. She was previously the Education Chair for the Ontario Branch. She received the CSHP New Hospital Pharmacy Practitioner Awards in 2016, and several teaching awards, including the Wightman-Berris Academy Individual Teaching Award for 2015-2016 and the CSHP Ontario Branch Mentorship Award for 2017.
Olivia’s clinical interest lies in respirology and she is a facilitator for the asthma/COPD small group seminars for the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto. She is also an executive for the Respiratory Health Educators Interest Group (RHEIG) with the Ontario Lung Association (OLA) and the Canadian pharmacist representative with the International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG).
At the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Olivia has been involved with lecturing in the Interprofessional Pain Curriculum, and has served as a clinical TA in various courses, including PHM101 (Asthma/COPD Small Group Seminars), PHM202 (Pharmacotherapy 3: Endocrinology, Nephrology and Urology; Diabetes Small Group Seminars), PHM204 (Pharmacotherapy 5: Cardiovascular Diseases), PHM206 (Medication Therapy Management 3) and PHM305 (Medication Therapy Management 4). She has served as a preceptor for various rotations, including Structure Practical Experience Program (SPEP), Early Practice Experience (EPE-2), combined BScPhm-PharmD Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) and entry-level PharmD APPE students.
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