Karen Hoang is originally from Ohio and a 2016 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. She then went on to complete a PGY1 Community Pharmacy Practice Residency with the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy and Rite Aid. She currently practices as a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in MTM Services at UPMC Health Plan and also as a pharmacist at Rite Aid. She also serves as the head advisor for the Pitt chapter of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, Inc. and is one of the participants of the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association LEAD Program. She plans to complete the Certificate in Health Systems Leadership and Management.