Paul J Chung

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Access to leave benefits for primary caregivers of children with special health care needs: a double bind
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:222-8. 2013
  2. pmc Employment, family leave, and parents of newborns or seriously ill children
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:181-8. 2012
  3. pmc Association between adolescent viewership and alcohol advertising on cable television
    Paul J Chung
    UCLA Rand Center for Adolescent Health Promotion, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:555-62. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and parent-adolescent communication about sex in Filipino-American families: a community-based participatory research study
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:543-50. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Need for and use of family leave among parents of children with special health care needs
    Paul J Chung
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Department of Pediatrics, MDCC 12 325, 10833 LeConte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1047-55. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Preventive care for children in the United States: quality and barriers
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:491-515. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Parent-adolescent communication about sex in Filipino American families: a demonstration of community-based participatory research
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:50-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Access and quality in child health services: voltage drops
    Paul J Chung
    University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:77-87. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Awareness and use of California's Paid Family Leave Insurance among parents of chronically ill children
    Mark A Schuster
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    JAMA 300:1047-55. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Developmental and health services in head start preschools: a tiered approach to early intervention
    Bergen B Nelson
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:145-51. 2013

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Access to leave benefits for primary caregivers of children with special health care needs: a double bind
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:222-8. 2013
    ..We examined whether access to benefits varies by level of childcare responsibilities among employed parents of children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  2. pmc Employment, family leave, and parents of newborns or seriously ill children
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:181-8. 2012
    ..The use of these benefits, however, is rare among mothers of CSHCN and fathers in general and limited even among mothers of newborns. We explored barriers to and experiences with leave-taking among parents of newborns and CSHCN...
  3. pmc Association between adolescent viewership and alcohol advertising on cable television
    Paul J Chung
    UCLA Rand Center for Adolescent Health Promotion, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:555-62. 2010
    ..We examined whether alcohol advertising on cable television is associated with adolescent viewership...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and parent-adolescent communication about sex in Filipino-American families: a community-based participatory research study
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:543-50. 2007
    ..Whether acculturation affects parent-adolescent communication is unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Need for and use of family leave among parents of children with special health care needs
    Paul J Chung
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Department of Pediatrics, MDCC 12 325, 10833 LeConte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1047-55. 2007
    ..We examined leave-taking among full-time-employed parents of children with special health care needs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Preventive care for children in the United States: quality and barriers
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:491-515. 2006
    ..In summary, childhood preventive care quality is mixed, with large disparities among populations. Recent research has identified barriers that might be overcome through practice and policy interventions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Parent-adolescent communication about sex in Filipino American families: a demonstration of community-based participatory research
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:50-5. 2005
    ..Strong parent-adolescent communication may promote healthy sexual development and protect against adolescent sexual risk behaviors. We explored communication barriers between Filipino American parents and adolescents...
  8. ncbi request reprint Access and quality in child health services: voltage drops
    Paul J Chung
    University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:77-87. 2004
    ..Comprehensive access to insurance and services does not guarantee that children will receive high-quality (safe and effective) care...
  9. doi request reprint Awareness and use of California's Paid Family Leave Insurance among parents of chronically ill children
    Mark A Schuster
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    JAMA 300:1047-55. 2008
    ..In 2004, California's Paid Family Leave Insurance Program (PFLI) became the first state program to provide paid leave to care for an ill family member...
  10. doi request reprint Developmental and health services in head start preschools: a tiered approach to early intervention
    Bergen B Nelson
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:145-51. 2013
    ..To describe a tiered approach to identifying and addressing developmental and health concerns among low-income preschool children in Head Start...
  11. doi request reprint Standardized admission order set improves perceived quality of pediatric inpatient care
    Arpi Bekmezian
    Division of General Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 94143 0110, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:90-6. 2009
    ..Few studies exist on the ability of standardized preprinted order forms to improve patient care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Well-child care clinical practice redesign for young children: a systematic review of strategies and tools
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S5-25. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to conduct a systematic review on WCC clinical practice redesign for children aged 0 to 5 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does well-child care have a future in pediatrics?
    Tumaini R Coker
    UCLA RAND Prevention Research Center, 10960 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1550, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S149-59. 2013
    ..In this article, we examine what role WCC has in addressing the major childhood drivers of adult disease and consider various models for the future of WCC within pediatrics...
  14. doi request reprint Improving access to and utilization of adolescent preventive health care: the perspectives of adolescents and parents
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:133-42. 2010
    ..To examine the perspectives of publicly insured adolescents and their parents on ways to encourage adolescent utilization of preventive health services...
  15. pmc A structured management approach to implementation of health promotion interventions in Head Start
    Ariella Herman
    Johnson and Johnson Health Care Institute, Anderson School of Management, University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E155. 2013
    ..HCI has demonstrated consistent outcomes in diverse settings and cultures, suggesting both scalability and sustainability. ..
  16. doi request reprint Predictors of 30-day readmission and association with primary care follow-up plans
    Ryan J Coller
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, Mattel Children s Hospital, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1027-33. 2013
    ..To test the hypothesis that missing primary care follow-up plans in the discharge summary is associated with higher 30-day readmissions...
  17. pmc Parent-reported quality of preventive care for children at-risk for developmental delay
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:384-90. 2012
    ..To compare preventive care quality for children at risk and not at risk for developmental, behavioral, or social delays...
  18. doi request reprint Well-child care practice redesign for low-income children: the perspectives of health plans, medical groups, and state agencies
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:43-52. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the views of key stakeholders in health care payer organizations on the use of practice redesign strategies to improve the delivery of well-child care (WCC) to low-income children aged 0 to 3 years...
  19. pmc Factors predicting physical activity among children with special needs
    Shahram Yazdani
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1752, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E119. 2013
    ..Both lack of physical activity and unhealthful eating are major contributing factors. The objective of our study was to investigate barriers to physical activity among these children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Low-income parents' views on the redesign of well-child care
    Tumaini R Coker
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, School of Public Health, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 124:194-204. 2009
    ..To examine the perspectives of low-income parents on redesigning well-child care (WCC) for children aged 0 to 3 years, focusing on possible changes in 3 major domains: providers, locations, and formats...
  21. doi request reprint Staff-only pediatric hospitalist care of patients with medically complex subspecialty conditions in a major teaching hospital
    Arpi Bekmezian
    Division of General Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Marion Davis Children s Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1752, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:975-80. 2008
    ..To assess cost and length of stay for subspecialty patients on a staff-only general pediatric hospitalist service vs traditional faculty/housestaff subspecialty services in a major teaching hospital...
  22. doi request reprint Boarding admitted children in the emergency department impacts inpatient outcomes
    Arpi Bekmezian
    Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0110, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:236-42. 2012
    ..This study aimed to assess the relationship between boarding of admitted children in the emergency department (ED) and cost, inpatient length of stay (LOS), mortality, and readmission...
  23. ncbi request reprint Who cares for the children? Pediatricians and parental leave
    Craig F Garfield
    Department of Pediatrics, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Research Institute and Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 30201, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:228-33. 2003
    ..Evidence suggests that parental leave (PL) benefits child health and infant-parent attachment, yet little is known about how pediatricians view and discuss PL with parents...
  24. doi request reprint "Eat Healthy, Stay Active!": a coordinated intervention to improve nutrition and physical activity among Head Start parents, staff, and children
    Ariella Herman
    Johnson and Johnson Health Care Institute, Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1481, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:e27-36. 2012
    ..Examine the effectiveness of the "Eat Healthy, Stay Active!" pilot program, a multisite, 6-month educational intervention to promote healthy nutrition and physical activity among Head Start staff, parents, and children...
  25. pmc Strengthening families of children with developmental concerns: parent perceptions of developmental screening and services in Head Start
    Bergen B Nelson
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:S1-89-93. 2011
    ..The authors investigated perceptions of parents with children in the Head Start program about the processes of detection and intervention for developmental concerns...
  26. doi request reprint A longitudinal method of teaching pediatric palliative care to interns: preliminary findings regarding changes in interns' comfort level
    Shahram Yazdani
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1752, USA
    Palliat Support Care 8:35-40. 2010
    ..The present study explores the possible effects of this curriculum on the interns' self-assessed comfort levels regarding caring for children with life-threatening conditions...
  27. doi request reprint Factors associated with prolonged emergency department length of stay for admitted children
    Arpi Bekmezian
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:110-5. 2011
    ..To estimate the prevalence of and to identify factors associated with prolonged emergency department length-of-stay (ED-LOS) for admitted children...
  28. pmc Well-child care clinical practice redesign for serving low-income children
    Tumaini R Coker
    UCLA Children s Discovery and Innovation Institute, Mattel Children s Hospital, andRAND, Santa Monica, California
    Pediatrics 134:e229-39. 2014
    ..This process, as well as the models developed, may be applicable to other small practices and clinics interested in practice redesign. ..
  29. doi request reprint Behavioral self-concept as predictor of teen drinking behaviors
    Rebecca N Dudovitz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:316-21. 2013
    ..In this study, we used longitudinal data from 1 school year to examine whether behavioral self-concept predicts teen drinking behaviors or vice versa...
  30. pmc Well-child care clinical practice redesign at a community health center: provider and staff perspectives
    Kelly Mooney
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 5:19-23. 2014
    ..Community health centers (CHCs) are a key element of the health care safety net for underserved children. They may be an ideal setting to create well-child care (WCC) clinical practice redesign to drastically improve WCC delivery...
  31. pmc The association of health insurance and disease impairment with reported asthma prevalence in U.S. children
    Tumaini R Coker
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA Rand Center for Adolescent Health Promotion, 10960 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:431-45. 2012
    ..To test the hypotheses that reported asthma prevalence is higher among insured than uninsured children and that insurance-based differences in asthma diagnosis, treatment, and health care utilization are associated with disease severity...
  32. ncbi request reprint Alcohol advertising in magazines and adolescent readership
    Craig F Garfield
    Department of Pediatrics, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Research Institute, Evanston, Ill 60202, USA
    JAMA 289:2424-9. 2003
    ..Adolescent drinking is a major public health concern. The federal government does not restrict alcohol advertising to adolescents, but relies on the alcohol industry for self-regulation...
  33. pmc Parents' views on engaging families of middle school students in obesity prevention and control in a multiethnic population
    Burton O Cowgill
    University of California, Los Angeles Fielding School of Public Health, 650 Charles Young Dr South, A2 125 CHS, Box 956900, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E54. 2014
    ..In this qualitative study, parents of middle-school-aged children were asked how best to engage their children in obesity prevention and control efforts...
  34. doi request reprint Adolescent fighting: racial/ethnic disparities and the importance of families and schools
    Rashmi Shetgiri
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9063, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:323-9. 2010
    ..To identify factors associated with fighting among African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, Latino, and white youth, with a focus on family and school connectedness...
  35. pmc Social status attainment during the transition to adulthood
    Camillia K Lui
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 43:1134-50. 2014
    ..These findings demonstrate the dynamic nature of social status during this critical developmental period. ..
  36. doi request reprint Adolescents' perspectives on the use of a text messaging service for preventive sexual health promotion
    Raymond C W Perry
    Department of Pediatrics, Clinical Scholars Program, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:220-5. 2012
    ..To understand adolescents' perspectives on the use of a preventive sexual health text messaging service...
  37. ncbi request reprint How do residents learn? The development of practice styles in a residency program
    Paul J Chung
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:166-72. 2003
    ..To determine if resident interactions that occur during rotations may influence resident learning and help explain practice styles in a residency program...
  38. ncbi request reprint Routine assessment of family and community health risks: parent views and what they receive
    Michael D Kogan
    Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1934-43. 2004
    ..To examine the prevalence of parent-provider discussions of family and community health risks during well-child visits and the gaps between which issues are discussed and which issues parents would like to discuss...

Research Grants2

  1. Family Leave and Parents of Newborn Infants or CSHCN
    Paul Chung; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Long-term career goals include crafting studies evaluating the health effects of public work-family policies and developing effective clinical responses to these policies. ..