US Food and Drug Administration
Silver Spring, Maryland
Dr. Yaning Wang is the Director of the Division of Pharmacometrics in the Office of Clinical Pharmacology at FDA. Before joining FDA, Dr. Wang received his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics and master’s degree in Statistics from the University of Florida from 1999 to 2003. He also obtained a master’s degree in Biochemistry (1999) from National Doping Control Center and a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy (1996) from Peking University in China. Dr. Wang oversees reviews, research projects, and policy development within the Division of Pharmacometrics for all disease areas. During his fifteen years of service at FDA, Dr. Wang received numerous awards, including Award of Merit and FDA Outstanding Service Award. Dr. Wang served as a committee member for multiple Ph.D. candidates from various universities. He mentored more than fifty former research fellows (visiting scholars, post-doctoral scholars, and Ph.D. candidates) at FDA. Dr. Wang has published over 70 papers and given over 190 presentations at various national and international meetings. He served as a board member of the International Society of Pharmacometrics. He is a member of the Advisory Committee for Chinese Pharmacometrics Society and a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for the Journal of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics.