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Clipper Young

Clipper F Young, PharmD MPH CDE BC-ADM, is an assistant professor and a clinical pharmacist at Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is a member of the DREAM (Diabetes Research Education and Management) Team at the College, which is an interprofessional team to prevent and tackle diabetes in Solano County, California.

His research interests include the management of diabetes, focusing on the psychosocial aspect and looking into how socioeconomic status and social determinants of health impact the management, and the integration of diabetes, public health, and pharmacy. He was a board member in the local chapters of California Pharmacists Association and California Society of Health-System Pharmacists. In 2017, he was the recipient of the Kim Higgins California Diabetes Educator of the Year Award from the California Coordinating Body of the AADE (American Association of Diabetes Educators). In 2018, he was selected as one of the recipients for the AADE Rising Star Award.

Latest contributions from Clipper Young

09-18-2018 | Sexual dysfunction | View from the clinic | Article

Regaining sexual health in diabetes: Start with open communication

Advisory Board member Clipper Young recounts an experience of starting a patient with erectile dysfunction on the path to appropriate treatment for him and his diabetes.

02-06-2018 | Insulin | View from the clinic | Article

When you need to have a conversation with your patient about starting insulin...

Clinical Pharmacist and Diabetes Educator, Clipper Young provides his advice on supporting patients through the oftentimes difficult consultation about intensifying their diabetes therapy.