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Yoonsun Mo

Clinical Assistant Professor, Acute Care / Critical Care
Department of Pharmacy Practice

Email:     yoonsun@wne.edu
Phone:   413-796-2443
Office:    CSP 419

Yoonsun Mo received her PharmD-MS dual degree from Creighton University in 2002. Dr. Mo completed a PGY 1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri and a PGY 2 residency in Critical Care at University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Mo joined the faculty at Western New England University of College of Pharmacy in 2012. Prior to joining WNECOP, she worked as a surgical/trauma ICU clinical pharmacist at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Her clinical practice site is the Mercy Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts. 


  • PHAR 710 IPC & PM GI/Nutrition/Hepa
    • Nutrition support
  • PHAR 624 IPC & PM Renal
    • Electrolyte disorders
    • Acid-Base disorders
  • PHAR 712 IPC & PM Infectious Dis I
    • Intra-abdominal infection
    • Severe sepsis and septic shock
  • PHAR 624 IPC & PM CVS II (IOR)
    • Hemodynamic and shock syndrome
    • Treatment of arrhythmia
    • Ischemic heart disease
  • PHAR 790 Select Topic Critical Care (IOR)


Critical care medicine with an emphasis on hemostatics/anticoagulants, ICU sedation/analgesia/delirium, sepsis/septic shock, and nosocomial infections

Recent publications

  • Mo Y, Scheer C, Abdallah GT. Emerging Role of Melatonin and Melatonin Receptor Agonists in Sleep and Delirium in Intensive Care Unit Patients. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine 2015 (Accepted)

  • Mo Y, Yam FK. Rational Use of Second-Generation Antipsychotics for the Treatment of ICU Delirium: A Neuropharmacological Approach. Journal of Pharmacy Practice 2015 (In Press)

  • Mo Y, Yam FK. Recent Advances in the Development of Specific Antidotes for Target-Specific Oral Anticoagulant. Pharmacotherapy 2015;35:198-207.

  • Mo Y, Zimmermann AE. Role of dexmedetomidine for the prevention and treatment of delirium in intensive care unit patients. Ann Pharmacother

    2013;47: 869-876.  

Professional Affiliations 

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Association of College of Pharmacy
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Phi Delta Chi Pharmacy Fraternity
  • Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society

Practice Area

   Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, MA
   Critical Care