Associate Professor Priscilla HOW

Pharm.D., BCPS, BSc (Pharm) Hons

Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore
18 Science Drive 4, Singapore 117543
Tel: +65 6516 4906
Fax: +65 6779 1554

Teaching Activities in NUS

  • PR 4102 Pharmacotherapy 3 (Lecturer)
  • PR 4104 Pharmacy Practice 3 (Lecturer)
  • PR 5131 Advanced Pharmacotherapy 2 (Lecturer)
  • PR 5132 Advanced Pharmacotherapy 3 (Lecturer)
  • PR 5134 Physical Assessment in Pharmacy Practice (Module Coordinator)
  • PR 5135 Foundations in Advanced Pharmacy Practice (Lecturer)
  • PR 5136 PharmD Seminar (Module Coordinator)


  • Optimal use of phosphate binders, active vitamin D and calcimimetics in the management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) mineral and bone disorder
  • Effects of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms on clinical outcomes in CKD patients
  • Management of anemia and iron deficiency in CKD
  • Optimal and cost-effective medication use in CKD patients
  • Nephrology Pharmacy Services for pre-dialysis and dialysis patients


  • Nephrology Research Fellowship, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.), University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (First Class Honors), National University of Singapore


  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS), Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties, USA
  • Registered Pharmacist in Singapore and Illinois, USA