Nancy Nkansah, PharmD, MBA
|Title(s)||Associate Clinical Professor, Clinical Pharmacy|
|School||School of Pharmacy|
|Address||533 Parnassus Avenue|
San Francisco CA 94117
Dr. Nkansah, a clinical pharmacist, is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). As a faculty member, she is responsible for teaching student pharmacists, research, and providing patient medication reviews and consults in the community. With an underlying passion for serving underserved populations, she has developed her current areas of clinical expertise in primary care medicine, diabetes, obesity, and innovative fiscally-sustainable medication management/ medication therapy management services. Dr. Nkansah is currently the Director of the UCSF Medication Management Service (www.mms.ucsf.edu), a service that provides medication and herbal consults, pillbox filling, and registration for free medications. She has been quoted in St. Louis Today, Practice Options, CMIO, and Sister to Sister. In addition, she has made appearances on The Dr. Oz Show to provide medication advice. She also responds to consumer questions as a volunteer medical expert with a consumer health care website. In addition, as past president of the Fresno-Madera Pharmacists Association she is active in the community.
Dr. Nkansah received her Doctorate in Pharmacy from Florida A & M University and MBA from California State University, Fresno. She completed a pharmacy practice and then primary care residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. She has practiced as a licensed pharmacist in California, Florida, and Maryland.