Hongbing Wang, PhD


Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Chair, Experimental and Translational Therapeutics Program

Interim Co-chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

School Affiliation

School of Pharmacy


  • Genomics and Personalized Medicine


Dr. Wang’s research interests focus primarily on the influence of drugs and genetic factors on the expression of metabolizing and detoxifying enzymes and drug transporters in humans as well as the early prediction of metabolism-associated drug interactions. Dr. Wang joined the School of Pharmacy in 2006 after receiving his doctorate in toxicology from Fudan University in Shanghai, China, and working at the University of North Carolina’s Eshelman School of Pharmacy. As chair of Experimental and Translational Therapeutics, he leads a program that aims to optimize drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics, and therapeutic efficacy of drugs through a combined strategy that integrates experimental and translational therapeutic approaches.

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This information was last updated January 9, 2024.