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Valerie L. Ng, MD, PhD

Research and Clinical Interests

Clinical Laboratory Medicine, clinical coagulation, laboratory hematology, laboratory management

Selected Publications

  • Smith R, Ng, VL, Twomey P, Harken A. Preoperative testing, planning, and risk stratification. Competency-based Surgical Care; Chapter 6. ACS Surgery: Principles and Practice. Marcel Dekker 2012.
  • Ng VL. The Drudgery of Point of Care Testing. Invited editorial. JPOCT 2013;12(2):115-7.
  • Ng VL. Validation: 101. Advance for Medical Laboratory Professionals 25(3):8,15.
  • Ng VL, Saechao F. "False positive rate of a 4th generation HIV-1 antigen/antibody combo test relative to gender and pregnancy state." Abstract B-108, presented 07/31/13 0930, AACC annual meeting, Houston TX; ClinChem 2013;59(10):A202.
  • Ng VL. Utilization Management in the Core Lab. Clinica Chemica Acta 427;154-7

Selected Awards

  • 2008: CLSI service award for service as Co-Chair, CLSI Education Committee
  • 2011: Physician of the Year, Alameda County Medical Center
  • 2013: Semi-finalist, “Teaching Value and Choosing Wisely” competition, Costs of Care, American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation
Valerie Ng, MD, PhD
  • Professor of Clinical Laboratory Medicine Emeritus
  • Laboratory Medicine

Contact Information

  • c/o Clinical Laboratory
  • 1411 East 31st Street
  • Oakland, CA 94602

Hospital Affiliation(s)

  • Alameda County Medical Center/Highland General Hospital
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