Yong Kang, PharmD, BCACP, is the Residency Program Director (RPD) and the Research preceptor. She is also the pharmacy clinical coordinator. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Mercer University College of Pharmacy. She has been a preceptor for pharmacy students for many years. Yong has been with Shepherd Center since 1995 and has been a witness to the history and growth of the pharmacy. Her practice interests include education, research, and evaluation, building new clinical services, and establishing practice guidelines. Yong is a member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacists (GSHP). Yong enjoys traveling and gardening, which are stress relievers for her.