YoonYoung Choi, BSPharm, MS

Yoon Young Choi

Yoon Young Choi

Contact Information

email: chyoonyo@ufl.edu


  • B.S. Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Sookmyung Women’s University
  • M.S. Managed Care Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Sookmyung Women’s College


Entry Date into the POP PhD program:  Fall, 2013

Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests

  • Pharmacoepidemiology: Real-world safety and effectiveness of medical interventions, and burden of disease (e.g. infectious disease)
  • Pharmacoeconomics: Modeling method (e.g. budget impact model)

Professional Experience

  • Previous work experience includes over 2 years as a Medical Science Liaison for vaccines at MSD Korea (a subsidiary of Merck).
  • Pharmacist Certification granted in Korea in 2009.


  • Aug. 2015 ISPE scholarship (travel grants)
  • Sep. 2013 – Present Alumni Fellowship Award from University of Florida
  • Feb. 2011 President Award from MSD Korea
  • March 2009 – Feb. 2011 Sookmyung Women’s University Alumni Scholarship
  • Feb. 2009 President Award From Korean Pharmaceutical Association

Professional Memberships

  • Sept. 2015 – Present  President for International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE) – University of Florida student chapter
  • Aug. 2015 – Present  Graduate Student Council Representative for department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy in college of pharmacy at UF
  • Sept. 2013 – Present  Member for International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) – University of Florida student chapter


  • Choi Y, Navarro RP. Assessment of the level of satisfaction and unmet data needs for specialty drug formulary decisions in United States. Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy [final acceptance]
  • YoonYoung Choi and Hyun Taek Shin. “Comparison of Pharmacy Benefit Management and Quality Control of Payers: Korea and the United States.” J. Korean Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Vol. 3, No. 1. 2011
  • YoungSook Lee, YoonYoung Choi, HyunSoon Sohn, KyungEob Choi and HyunTaek Shin. “Development of Criteria for Therapeutic Duplications of Central Nervous System Drugs.” Yakhak Hoeji Vol. 55, No. 3. 2011
  • YoonYoung Choi, HyunSoon Sohn and HyunTaek Shin. “Clinical benefits of self-monitoring of blood glucose in non-insulin treated patients with type 2 diabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis.” Kor. J. Clin. Pharm., Vol. 20, No. 3. 2010