W. Cheng Yuet, PharmD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacotherapy
Experiential Director, Ambulatory Care
Education & Experience:
I earned my PharmD at the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy in Oklahoma City, OK, where I also completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency. I then completed a PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency at Parkland Health and Hospital System in Dallas, TX. I am a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist and a motivational interviewing-trained health coach.
Teaching Areas & Interests:
My teaching experience includes small group facilitation, clinical precepting, and didactic instruction of pharmacy students, medical students, and resident physicians. Within the pharmacy curriculum, I primarily teach nutrition in Optimizing Wellness and chronic disease state management in the Integrated Pharmacotherapy sequence. I enjoy precepting APPE students and PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy residents at my practice site, UNT Health Seminary Drive Family Medicine Clinic, in Fort Worth, TX.
Professional Activities & Awards:
I am an active member of professional organizations including the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) and Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM). I am the 2018-2019 President of the DFW Chapter of ACCP and serve on various committees for the ACCP Ambulatory Care Practice and Research Network. I was selected as one of ten recipients of the 2018 STFM New Faculty Scholars Award, a national honor reserved for outstanding early-career faculty.
I often collaborate with students and faculty from the Departments of Pharmacotherapy and Family Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine on research projects. My research interests include cardiometabolic disorders, lifestyle medicine, and pharmacy pedagogy. I receive extramural funding from the Veterans Affair North Texas Health Care System to study the impact of physical activity on patients with chronic low back pain and co-morbid depression.
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