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Jewel Sophia Younge

Clinical Pharmacist, Ambulatory Pharmacy Services
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice


Building & Room:



840 S. Wood Street, Chicago, IL, 60612

Office Phone:

(312) 996-2812


Memes for Health: A Millennial Approach to Health Literacy

Selected Publications

  • Han J, Santosh S, Gowhari M, Molokie R, Hassan J, Younge JS, Abbasi T, Alhandalous C, Machado R, Gorduek V. Chronic Opioid Use in Adult Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. American Society of Hematology. 2016;91(11):1102-1106.
  • Younge JS. “Creoles/Pidgins.”In: Encyclopedia of Identity Sage Publications. 2010.
  • Younge JS. In the Hidden Passages of Sacred Heart, Manhattan. National Council of Teachers of English. 2003;.
  • Education

  • OtherCommunity Pharmacy Residency, , Chicago State University - Walmart Pharmacy, Chicago, Il
  • PharmD, , University of Illinois - Chicago, College of Pharmacy, Chicago, IL
  • MA, Teaching, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • MA, Humanities - Linguistics, University of Chicago, Chicago
  • BA, Theater, English, Amherst College, Amherst, MA
  • Licensures and Certifications

  • Center for Suicide Risk Assessment, Columbia Card Training for Health Care Professionals, 2019
  • National Council for Behavioral Health, Mental Health First Aid, 2018