School of Pharmacy

Jennifer Chang

Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Faculty, School Faculty

Telephone: (206) 543-3480


Office Location: South Campus Center 1601 NE Columbia Rd, Suite 246A, Seattle, WA 98195-7631


  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia.
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota.
  • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, UW Medicine
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS)

Research Interests

  • Patient safety and quality improvement
  • Pharmacy Education (Scholarship of Teaching and Learning)
  • Experiential Education

Courses Taught

  • PHRMCY 513: Applied Patient Safety and Quality
  • PHRMCY 541-542-543: Pharmacist Provider Readiness I, II, III
  • PHRMPR 511-512-513: Pharmacist Provider Experience I, II, III
  • PHRMPR 541: Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience in Institutional Health-System
  • PHARM 594: Pharmacy Practice VI Medication Safety and Quality
  • PHARM 593: Pharmacy Practice V Institutional Practice


Dr. Jennifer Chang is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy. Her professional interests include patient safety and quality, institutional practice, and scholarship of teaching and learning in the areas of skill development and experiential education. She provided leadership and oversight in the design and implementation of the new Pharmacist Provider Series in the PharmD curriculum and served as the Director of Preceptor Development to support practitioners in their role as preceptors.

Dr. Chang earned her Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences degree from the University of British Columbia in 1995 and her Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Minnesota in 1997. She completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency with the University of Washington in 1998 and is Board Certified as a Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS). She began her career at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington as an inpatient Clinical Pharmacist on the Internal Medicine services. Dr. Chang has held a variety of positions in the health systems setting, including roles in pharmacy administration, medication safety, health informatics and pharmacist education. In 2016, she joined the UW School of Pharmacy as a faculty member in the Department of Pharmacy. She provides expertise and leadership to the school in the areas of health systems pharmacy practice and patient safety.