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Mark Nguyen, BA, PharmD

Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Administration

College of Pharmacy

E-Mail: mnguyen3@westernu.edu

Phone: 909-706-3537


Pharm.D. 2005 Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Science BA 2001 California State University, Long Beach

Education Experience


Critical Care 2006-07 Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Pharmacy Practice 2005-06 VA Maryland Health Care System


BCPS 2007 Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties

Work Site

St. Mary Medical Center 1050 Linden Ave Long Beach, CA 90813

Research Interest

Dr. Nguyen's research interests are in the areas of acute care and critical care.


Maged Tanios, NguyenHM, Hyunsoon Park, Sangeeta Mehta, Scott K. Epstein, Fady Youssef, Antonio Beltran, Gabe Flores, Ramy Sidhom, Arunpal Sehgal, James Leo, John W. Devlin. Analgesia-first sedation in critically ill adults: A U.S. pilot, randomized controlled trial. Journal of Critical Care 2019; 53:107-113.

Nguyen HM, Nam C, Singh N, Tanios MA. Morphine infusion to substitute for fentanyl shortage in a sedation protocol: A Case Series. CJHP 2017; 119-125.

Tanios MA, Nguyen HM, Cantillep AA, Nassiry A, Zhu JN. Effect of Sedatives and Analgesics Practices during Therapeutic Hypothermia Management Following Cardiac Arrest. Arch Emerg Med Crit Care 2017; 2(3): 1031.

Nguyen HM, Pon D. Off-label use of Dexmedetomidine for the treatment of delirium in the intensive care unit. P&T 2016; 41(10): 642-44.

Cho E, Chan H, Nguyen HM, Shayani S, Nakamura R, Pon D. Management of Drug Interaction between Posaconazole and Sirolimus in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Recipients. Pharmacotherapy. 2015;35:578-85.

Tanios MA, Epstein S, Nguyen HM, Hyunsoon P, Leo J. The influence of sedation on uplanned extubation in a mixed intensive care unit. American Journal of Critical Care. 2014;23:306-14.

Omar S. Darwish, DO, Sarah Strube, DO, Nguyen HM, Tanios MA. Challenges of anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation in patients with severe sepsis. Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 2013;47:1266-1271.

Cheng JW, Merl Y, Nguyen H. Effect of Nesiritide on Renal Function: a Retrospective Review. Curr Med Res Opin. 2005 Nov; 21 (11): 1851-63.

Cheng JW, Merl Y, Nguyen H, et al. Nesiritide Utilization Evaluation in a University Teaching Hospital. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics 2005; 30: 447-453.