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Erika J. Yoo,


Title: Associate Professor of Medicine

Practices: Drexel Pulmonology

Specialty: Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care


Drexel Pulmonology
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Maps & Directions

Phone: 215.762.2688
Fax: 215.762.2689


  • BA, magna cum laude, English Language & Literature - Yale University (2001)
  • MD - Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons (2005)

Awards & Honors

  • Phi Beta Kappa (2000)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations


  • California Thoracic Society (2008-Present)
  • American Thoracic Society (2008-Present)
  • American College of Chest Physicians (2011-Present)

Professional Affiliations

  • Chairperson, California Hospital Assessment and Reporting Taskforce ICU Committee (2009-2011)

Clinical Services

Thoracic oncology, Critical care, General pulmonary, Endobronchial ultrasound, ICU outcomes


Dr. Erika Yoo is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, and critical care. She sees patients at the Drexel Pulmonology office in Center City Philadelphia.

Dr. Yoo is actively involved with the inpatient pulmonary service rounds, fellows' chest continuity clinic, and critical care service rounds at Drexel University College of Medicine/Hahnemann University Hospital.


  • Pulmonary & Critical Care - University of California, San Francisco (2008-2011)


  • Internal Medicine - New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia (2005-2008)


Selected Publications

"Multidisciplinary Critical Care and Intensivist Staffing: Results of a Statewide Survey and Association With Mortality"
Yoo EJ, Edwards JD, Dean ML, Dudley RA
J Intensive Care Med (May 12, 2014)

"Coronary Revascularization of a Noncardiac Tumor"
Nguyen G, Kheti Y, Macgarvey NC, Yoo EJ
American Thoracic Society, poster presentation session (May 2014)

"Processes and Protocols in a Community-Based Sample of Intensive Care Units: A Survey of Contemporary Practice"
Yoo EJ, Dean ML, Dudley RA
American Thoracic Society, poster presentation session (May 2014)

"Evaluating Telemedicine in the ICU" (Editorial)
Yoo EJ and Dudley RA
JAMA, 23;302(24):2705-6 (December 2009)

Selected Abstracts

"Impact of Emergency Department Admission Time on Clinical Outcomes Among Critically-Ill Patients in the Medical Intensive Care Unit"
Yoo EJ, Salvit C, Factor P, Cunningham JA
American Thoracic Society, Poster presentation session (May 2007)

"Intensive Care Unit Mortality Risk Prediction and Quality Measurement: The Impact of Code Status and Sepsis as Risk Adjustors"
Yoo EJ, Dean ML, Clay T, Dudley RA
American Thoracic Society, Poster presentation session (May 2010)

"Thoracic Splenosis After Remote Trauma: A Noninvasive Diagnosis"
Yoo EJ, Roubinian N, McCowin MJ, Kim S
American Thoracic Society, Poster presentation session (May 2010)

"Chance and Continuity in the Public Reporting of Intensive Care Unit Mortality Rates Over Time"
Yoo EJ, Dean ML, Clay T, Dudley RA
American Thoracic Society, Poster discussion session (May 2011)