Hee Jung Song

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does access to care still affect health care utilization by immigrants? Testing of an empirical explanatory model of health care utilization by Korean American immigrants with high blood pressure
    Hee Jung Song
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:513-9. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Translating current dietary guidelines into a culturally tailored nutrition education program for Korean American immigrants with type 2 diabetes
    Hee Jung Song
    Department of Health Systems and Outcomes, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, 525 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:752-61. 2010
  3. pmc A corner store intervention in a low-income urban community is associated with increased availability and sales of some healthy foods
    Hee Jung Song
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:2060-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Korean American storeowners' perceived barriers and motivators for implementing a corner store-based program
    Hee Jung Song
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:472-82. 2011
  5. pmc Process evaluation of Baltimore Healthy Stores: a pilot health intervention program with supermarkets and corner stores in Baltimore City
    Joel Gittelsohn
    Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Promot Pract 11:723-32. 2010
  6. pmc Development and validation of the high blood pressure-focused health literacy scale
    Miyong T Kim
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 87:165-70. 2012
  7. doi request reprint An urban food store intervention positively affects food-related psychosocial variables and food behaviors
    Joel Gittelsohn
    Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Educ Behav 37:390-402. 2010
  8. pmc Utility of a point-of-care device in recruiting ethnic minorities for diabetes research with community partners
    Soohyun Nam
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:1253-63. 2011
  9. pmc A community-based, culturally tailored behavioral intervention for Korean Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Miyong T Kim
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 N Wolfe St 432, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:986-94. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Translation and validation of the dietary approaches to stop hypertension for koreans intervention: culturally tailored dietary guidelines for Korean Americans with high blood pressure
    Hyerang Kim
    Hyerang Kim, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Hee Jung Song, PhD Assistant Scientist, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Hae Ra Han, PhD, RN, FAAN Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Kim B Kim, PhD CEO President, Korean Resource Center, Ellicott City, Maryland Miyong T Kim, PhD, RN, FAAN Professor, School of Nursing, Bloomberg School of Public Health, and School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 28:514-23. 2013

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Does access to care still affect health care utilization by immigrants? Testing of an empirical explanatory model of health care utilization by Korean American immigrants with high blood pressure
    Hee Jung Song
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:513-9. 2010
    ..These findings strongly support a need to improve access to health care for KAIs by introducing a variety of community resources and building sustainable community infrastructures...
  2. doi request reprint Translating current dietary guidelines into a culturally tailored nutrition education program for Korean American immigrants with type 2 diabetes
    Hee Jung Song
    Department of Health Systems and Outcomes, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, 525 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:752-61. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the process of translating evidence-based dietary guidelines into a tailored nutrition education program for Korean American immigrants (KAI) with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  3. pmc A corner store intervention in a low-income urban community is associated with increased availability and sales of some healthy foods
    Hee Jung Song
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:2060-7. 2009
    ..We present the results of a trial in Baltimore City to increase the availability and sales of healthier food options in local stores...
  4. doi request reprint Korean American storeowners' perceived barriers and motivators for implementing a corner store-based program
    Hee Jung Song
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:472-82. 2011
    ..The level of support and active participation of storeowners can greatly influence the success of corner store-based nutrition interventions...
  5. pmc Process evaluation of Baltimore Healthy Stores: a pilot health intervention program with supermarkets and corner stores in Baltimore City
    Joel Gittelsohn
    Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Promot Pract 11:723-32. 2010
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  6. pmc Development and validation of the high blood pressure-focused health literacy scale
    Miyong T Kim
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 87:165-70. 2012
    ..A major barrier to designing and implementing such interventions is the lack of valid health literacy tools. This study developed and tested a novel health literacy scale for individuals with high blood pressure (HBP)...
  7. doi request reprint An urban food store intervention positively affects food-related psychosocial variables and food behaviors
    Joel Gittelsohn
    Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Educ Behav 37:390-402. 2010
    ..This is the first food store intervention trial in low-income urban communities to show positive impacts at the consumer level...
  8. pmc Utility of a point-of-care device in recruiting ethnic minorities for diabetes research with community partners
    Soohyun Nam
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:1253-63. 2011
    ..A point-of-care (POC) A1c test could facilitate the recruitment of such populations for diabetes research in community settings...
  9. pmc A community-based, culturally tailored behavioral intervention for Korean Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Miyong T Kim
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 N Wolfe St 432, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:986-94. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to test the efficacy of a culturally tailored comprehensive type 2 diabetes management intervention for Korean American immigrants (KAIs) with type 2 diabetes...
  10. doi request reprint Translation and validation of the dietary approaches to stop hypertension for koreans intervention: culturally tailored dietary guidelines for Korean Americans with high blood pressure
    Hyerang Kim
    Hyerang Kim, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Hee Jung Song, PhD Assistant Scientist, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Hae Ra Han, PhD, RN, FAAN Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Kim B Kim, PhD CEO President, Korean Resource Center, Ellicott City, Maryland Miyong T Kim, PhD, RN, FAAN Professor, School of Nursing, Bloomberg School of Public Health, and School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 28:514-23. 2013
    ..Translating and testing the efficacy of culturally relevant dietary recommendations using a well-established dietary guideline such as DASH are imperative for promoting better cardiovascular health for this high-risk cultural group...
  11. doi request reprint Measuring Self-care in Patients With Hypertension: A Systematic Review of Literature
    Hae Ra Han
    Hae Ra Han, PhD, RN, FAAN Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Department of Community and Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Hee Jung Song, PhD Assistant Professor, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Department of Nutrition and Food Science, University of Maryland, College Park Tam Nguyen, PhD, RN, MPH Research Associate, School of Nursing, Department of Community and Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Miyong T Kim, PhD, RN, FAAN Professor, School of Nursing, Department of Community and Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 29:55-67. 2014
    ..High blood pressure (HBP) self-care is critical for the control of HBP. Adequate measurement of HBP self-care is a necessary first step toward ameliorating the global pandemic of HBP...
  12. pmc Influence of living arrangements on the management and control of hypertension: a mixed-methods study of Korean American elderly
    Hae Ra Han
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:944-52. 2013
    ..In conclusion, Korean elders living independently are neither socially-isolated nor at increased risk for poor BP control...