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Jacqueline B. Truong, DPM, MPH

Jacqueline B. Truong, DPM, MPH

Assistant Dean Pre-Clinical Curriculum and Faculty Affairs and Associate Professor

College of Podiatric Medicine

jbtruong@westernu.edu

Phone: 909-706-3907 | Fax: 909-706-3500

Website: www.westernu.edu

Join year: 2009

  • Education

    2006-2009 Cambridge Health Alliance - Cambridge, MA | Residency Podiatric Medicine & Surgery 36 (PM&S 36)

    2002-2006 Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University - North Chicago, IL | DPM, Durlacher Honors Society

    2000-2002 Columbia Univeristy Mailman School of Public Health - New York, NY | MPH

    1995-1999 University of Minnesota, College of Biological Sciences - Minneapolis, MN | BS in Microbiology

  • Certification

    American Board of Podiatric Medicine | Board Certified, 2016-current

    CA Department of Public Health | Radiology & Fluoroscopy X-raySupervisor and Operator Permit, 2015-current

    American Board of Podiatric Medicine | Certified, Diplomate 2014-current

    CA Board of Podiatric Medicine | Ankle Surgery License, Active 2009-current

    Arthroscopic Foot and Ankle Surgery - American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons | Certified 2008

  • Professional Experience

    Dr. Truong began in service to Westchester County Department of Health in New York under the Deputy Commissioner of Communicable Diseases. As she transitioned to podiatry, she applied her talents and leadership skills in service of multiple committees, podiatric institutions and organizations.Dr. Truongserved as Co-Chief Resident during her residency training. Since then, she served as the Chair of the Public Health Committee for the California Podiatric Medical Association, Advisor for the American Podiatric Medical Association's Public Health & Preventative Podiatric Medicine Committee, clinical instructor and mentor to podiatric medical students and residents, peer reviewer for academic journals, and exam reviewer/writer for the American Podiatric Medical Licensing Examinations. She applies her research skills to intramural and extramural collaborative projects with colleagues from different professions including podiatry, medicine, allied health, and optometry. In addition, she has lectured for regional and national conferences and has published peer reviewed materials.

  • Work Site

    Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare, Medical Staff, Surgical Services Podiatry, Pomona, CA | 2018-present

    Chino Valley Medical Center, Medical Staff, Surgical Services | Attending Physician for Chino Valley Medical Center PMSR/RRA Program, Chino, CA | 2016-present

    Olive View Medical Center University of California Los Angeles, Medical Staff, Division of Podiatry, Dept. of Surgery | Attending Physician for DVA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare Systems PMSR/RRA Program, Sylmar, CA | 2014-2017

    Pomona Valley Regional Medical Center, Medical Staff, Department of Surgery, Pomona, CA | 2010-present

    WesternU Health Pomona Foot and Ankle Center, Medical Staff, Pomona, CA | 2010-present

  • Research Interest

    Pediatric and adult foot and ankle surgery and medicine, public health and education.

  • Organizations

    Regional and National Level

    Voting Member: Post Graduate Affairs Committee | American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, 2018-current

    Evaluator in Training: Collaborative Residency Evaluator Committee | American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, 2018-current

    Evaluator in Training: Collaborative Residency Evaluator Committee | American Board of Podiatric Medicine, 2018-current

    Voting Member: Med. Care Section/ Comunity Health Planning & Policy Development Section | American Public Health Association, 2017-current

    Voting Member: Council of Faculty | American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine, 2016-current

    Voting Member: Public Health Committee | California Podiatric Medical Association, 2015-2017

    Exam Reviewer & Writer | American Podiatric Medical Licensing Examination/NBPME, 2014-current

    Peer Reviewer: Foot and Ankle Specialist, 2011-current

    Peer Reviewer: Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, 2011-current

  • Committees

    Western Univeristy of Health Sciences

    Voting Member: Inclusion & Humanism Task Force, Invited by Office of Institutional Research | Chair: Juan Ramirez, PhD,2019

    Voting Member: Library Redesign Committee, Invited by WesternU Vice Provost | Chair: Jeffrey Keating, MA, 2018

    Voting Member: Flexible Classroom Design Task Force, Invited by WesternU Vice Provost | Chair: Sheree Aston, OD, MA, PhD, 2018

    Voting Member: CPM Dean's Search Committee, Appointed by WesternU Provost/CCO | Chair: MAry Lopez, PhD, RN, 2018-2019

    Voting Member: Academic Senate WesternU | Chair: Joshua Cameron, OD, 2017-current

    Voting Member: Academic Support Service and Planning Committee | University Faculty Senate | Chair: Steven Standley, PhD, 2017-current

    Voting Member: Student Health Insurance Committee | University Student Affairs | Chair: Beverly A. Sanks Guidry, EdD, 2014-current

    Voting Member: Academic Administrative Team | WesternU College of Podiatric Medicine, 2013-current

    Voting Member: Promotion and Tenure Committee | WesternU College of Podiatric Medicine, 2013-current

  • Publications

    Christman, RA, and Truong, JB. (2014). Chapter 7: Normal Development and Chapter 8: Development Variants. In Christman, RA (2nd Ed.), Foot and Ankle Radiology (pp.121-143 and 145-158). Philadelphia, PA. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

    Truong, JB and Levy, L. (pending). Public Health - Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Relevant Topics. In American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine's (3rd Ed.), Review Text in Podiatric and Primary Podiatric Medicine (pending page numbers). Bethesda, MD.

  • Narrative

    Dr. Truong is a native Minnesotan and speaks both Vietnamese and French. She enjoys spending time with her family and staying active with swimming, hiking, and yoga. She is a former acappella singer and continues to expand her creative side with floral arrangements.