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Tai C. Kwong, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-5654

Fax: (585) 273-3003

Biography

Director of the Hematology and Chemistry (Automated) Laboratories, Dr. Kwong's areas of interest and responsibility include clinical toxicology, therapeutic drug monitoring, substance abuse testing, forensic urine drug testing, and endocrine and immunoassay testing.

Research

Dr. Kwong's research activities have also focused on toxicology and drug analysis. Recent projects have included assessments of test utility, the development of new methods and uses for toxologic tests, and participation in therapeutic drug clinical trials.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Education

1973
PhD | Canada-U Toronto Med
Biochemistry

1969
BS | Canada-Mac Master U Fac Med
Biochemistry

Publications

Journal Articles

6/2015
Markman JD, Barbosa WA, Gewandter JS, Frazer M, Rast S, Dugan M, Nandigam K, Villareal A, Kwong TC. "Interpretation of urine drug testing results in patients using transdermal buprenorphine preparations for the treatment of chronic noncancer pain." Pain medicine : the official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine.. 2015 Jun 0; 16(6):1132-6. Epub 2015 Mar 20.

9/15/2014
Cobaugh DJ, Gainor C, Gaston CL, Kwong TC, Magnani B, McPherson ML, Painter JT, Krenzelok EP. "The opioid abuse and misuse epidemic: implications for pharmacists in hospitals and health systems." American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.. 2014 Sep 15; 71(18):1539-54.

6/2013
Zhang Y, Jones RG, Kwong T. "Blood gas analysis on penile samples." Clinical chemistry.. 2013 Jun 0; 59(6):1001.

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