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Valerie L. Ng, MD, PhD

Research and Clinical Interests

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

Selected Publications

  • May TA, Clancy M, Critchfield J, Ebeling F, Enriquez A, Gallagher C, Genevro J, Kloo J, Lewis P, Smith R, Ng VL. Reducing unnecessary laboratory testing in a teaching hospital. Am J Clin Pathol 2006;126:200-206.
  • Lewandrowski K, Alter D, Campbell S, Kost GJ, Santrach P, Toffaleti J, Nichols J, Ng VL, Painter P, et al. Three things I want most for POCT. JPOCT 2008;7:99-101.
  • Baldwin Z, Spitzer A, Ng VL, Harken A. Contemporary standards for the diagnosis and treatment of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT). Surgery 2008;143: 305-12.
  • Ng VL. Chemical associated artifacts (Cremophor effect on peripheral blood). BLOOD 2009;113: 4487.
  • Ng, VL. PT and PTT assay considerations. In: Hemostasis and Coagulation. Rinder HM (ed). Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 2009;29(2):253-63.
  • Ng, VL. Liver disease, coagulation testing and hemostasis. In: Hemostasis and Coagulation. Rinder HM (ed). Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 2009;29(2):265-82.
  • Ng, VL. Anticoagulant monitoring. In: Hemostasis and Coagulation. Rinder HM (ed). Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 2009;29(2):283-304.

Selected Awards

  • 2002: Gerald T. Evans award for outstanding leadership and service, Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (ACLPS), 2002.
  • 2005: Elliot Rapaport Award for commitment to SFGHMC in leadership, patient care, research and/or teaching.
  • 2008: CLSI service award for service as Co-Chair, CLSI Education Committee.
Valerie Ng, MD, PhD
  • Professor of Clinical Laboratory Medicine Emeritus
  • Laboratory Medicine

Contact Information

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

Hospital Affiliation(s)

  • Alameda County Medical Center/Highland General Hospital
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