Dr. Priya Patel is a clinical pharmacologist practicing in SACRAMENTO, CA. Dr. Patel specializes in developing and testing new pharmaceutical products, with specific focus on the correlation between drugs and diseases. Clinical pharmacologists optimize drug prescribing and prevent medication errors as well as contribute to new drug applications delivered to the FDA.
Education and Training
Pacific State Medical University 1999
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