Derek Tang, PhD

Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmaceutical Economics, Policy and Outcome
Dissertation Title: 
"Healthcare Utilization and Expenditure Associated with Diagnosed Epilepsy among Seniors of Arizona Medicaid Beneficiaries"
Honors and Achievements: 
1. The Arizona Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (AzHIMSS) Award, 2011-12.
2. American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education, Pre Doctoral Fellowship (AFPE), 2012-13.
1. Tang DH, Harrington AR, Lee JK, Armstrong EP. A systematic review of economic studies on biologic agents used to treat Crohn’s disease. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases 2013;19:2673-94.
2. Lee JK, Tang DH, Mollon L, Armstrong EP. Cost-effectiveness of biological agents used in ulcerative colitis. Best Practice & Research Clinical Gastroenterology 2013;27:949-60.
3. Tang DH, Armstrong EP, Lee JK. A cost-utility analysis of biologic treatments for moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease. Pharmacotherapy 2012;32:515-26.
4. Tang DH, Malone DC. A network meta-analysis of efficacy of serotonin type 3 receptor antagnoists used in adults during first 24 hours for postoperative nausea and vomiting prophylaxis. Clinical Therapeutics 2012; 34:282-294.
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