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Judy Cheng, PharmD, MPH, FCCP, BCPS, RPh
Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Pharmacy Practice - W346


School of Pharmacy - Boston

Pharmacy (PharmD)

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University of Toronto
Doctor of Pharmacy (University of Sciences in Philadelphia)
Master of Public Health, Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University
Pharmacy Practice Residency, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto
Fellowship in Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy, University of Sciences in Philadelphia

Areas of Teaching

Scholarly Interests
Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy
Public Health
Medication Safety
Education Outcomes
Health Outcomes

Peer-Reviewed Articles & Book Chapters

Cheng JWM. A Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy elective course to enhance pharmacy students’ literature evaluation skills and ability to apply clinical evidence. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2012 76(7):137.

Kripalani S, Roumie CL, Dalal AK, et al for the PILL-CVD (Pharmacist Intervention for Low Literacy in Cardiovascular Disease) Study Group. Effect of a pharmacist intervention on clinically important medication errors after hospital discharge. Annals of Internal Medicine 2012;157:1-10.

Cheng JWM. Ticagrelor: oral reversible PGY12 receptor antagonist for the management of acute coronary syndromes. Clinical Therapeutics 2012;34(6):1209-20.

Cheng JWM. Vu H. Dabigatran etexilate: an oral direct thrombin inhibitor for the management of thromboembolic disorders. Clinical Therapeutics 2012;34:766-787.

Cheng JWM. Contributor to Clinical Significance and Case Scenario in Chapter 21: Cardiovascular Agents and Chapter 24: Pharmacologic Agents affecting the Sympathetic Nervous System; In: Foye’s Principles of Medicinal Chemistry by Thomas Lemke and David Williams (7th Edition 2012)        

Kripalani S, Schnipper JL, Roumie CL, Dalal AK, Jacobson TA, Rask KJ, Vaccarino V, Gandhi TK, Bates DW, Eden SK, Dupont C, Cawthon C, Businger A, Mugalla I, Niesner KJ, Stufflebam A, Higgins MM, Swain E, Kemnitz J, Reyes H, Pietras AC, Cordon A, Liang C, Johnson D, Bedard E, Labonville S, Cheng J, Dell'Orfano H, Levinson R, Filkins BA, Bamarni P, Guadalupe E, Helmke J, Gregory D, Marvanova M, Cunningham KE, Harris LJ, Theobald C, Huang RL, Scheurer D, Hunt S, Williams MV, Cobaugh DJ. Rationale and design of the Pharmacist Intervention for Low Literacy in Cardiovascular Disease (PILL-CVD) Study. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2010;3(2):212-9.

Zaiken K, Cheng JWM. Azilsartan medoxomil: a new angiotensin receptor blocker. Clinical Therapeutics 2011;33:1577-1589.

Cheng JWM. Management of atrial fibrillation: focus on the role of dronedarone. Open Access Emergency Medicine 2011;20 September.

Cheng JWM. Prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolic events: focus on dabigatran etexilate. Clinical Medicine Insights: Therapeutics 2011;3:205-220.

Cheng JWM, Dopp AL, Kalus JS, Rogers KC, Sanoski CA, White CM. Key articles and guidelines in the management of arrhythmias, 2004-2010. Pharmacotherapy 2011;31(1):1e-32e.


2012       Research Mentor Award-Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program- Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

2011       Short-Term Service Award- Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

2011       MCPHS School of Pharmacy Boston - Teacher

2010       Research Mentor Award-Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program- Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

2010       Faculty Research/Scholarship Award (Scholarship in Integration) – Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

2007       Young Alumnus Award – University of Science in Philadelphia

2007       Founders’ Award for service contribution – Long Island University

2004       Fellow, American College of Clinical Pharmacy

2004       Newton’s Award for Excellence in Teaching – Long Island University

2002       Patient Care Award – Mount Sinai Medical Center

Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership
Member of Board of Regents, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Secretary, Section of Pharmacy Practice, American Association of College of Pharmacy
Editorial Board Member, Social and Administrative Pharmacy
Editorial Advisory Board Member The Annals of Pharmacotherapy
Editorial Board Member Current Medical Research and Opinions
Editorial Board Member ACCP - Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program
Professional Member, American Association of College of Pharmacy
Professional Member, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Professional Member, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Professional Member, American Heart Association
Professional Member, Rho Chi Honorary Society - Beta Theta Chapter (Long Island University