Sunmin Lee

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Change in Self-Reported Health Status among Immigrants in the United States: Associations with Measures of Acculturation
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e76494. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and cancer screening among asian americans: role of health insurance and having a regular physician
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, 2234C SPH Bldg, College Park, MD, 20742, USA
    J Community Health 39:201-12. 2014
  3. doi request reprint A cluster analytic examination of acculturation and health status among Asian Americans in the Washington DC metropolitan area, United States
    Sunmin Lee
    2234C School of Public Health Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 96:17-23. 2013
  4. pmc Effects of parents' employment status on changes in body mass index and percent body fat in adolescent girls
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland College Park School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Child Obes 8:526-32. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Health insurance moderates the association between immigrant length of stay and health status
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:345-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Assessing the needs and guiding the future: findings from the health needs assessment in 13 Asian American communities of Maryland in the United States
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:395-401. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Barriers to health care access in 13 Asian American communities
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:21-30. 2010
  8. pmc Model minority at risk: expressed needs of mental health by Asian American young adults
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Community Health 34:144-52. 2009
  9. pmc Acculturation and BMI among Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese adults
    Lu Chen
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland College Park, 2234C SPH Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Community Health 37:539-46. 2012
  10. pmc Culturally appropriate photonovel development and process evaluation for hepatitis B prevention in Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese American communities
    Sunmin Lee
    1University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:694-703. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Change in Self-Reported Health Status among Immigrants in the United States: Associations with Measures of Acculturation
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e76494. 2013
    ..Our study suggests that multiple indicators of acculturation may be useful in examining the effect of acculturation on changes in health among immigrants. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and cancer screening among asian americans: role of health insurance and having a regular physician
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, 2234C SPH Bldg, College Park, MD, 20742, USA
    J Community Health 39:201-12. 2014
    ..Findings from this study provide a robust and comprehensive picture of AA cancer screening behavior. They will provide helpful information on future target groups for promoting cancer screening...
  3. doi request reprint A cluster analytic examination of acculturation and health status among Asian Americans in the Washington DC metropolitan area, United States
    Sunmin Lee
    2234C School of Public Health Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 96:17-23. 2013
    ..Variables included in this measure were more relevant for our study sample and may have worked together to capture the multifaceted acculturation process. ..
  4. pmc Effects of parents' employment status on changes in body mass index and percent body fat in adolescent girls
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland College Park School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Child Obes 8:526-32. 2012
    ..Parents' employment status is frequently cited as a possible predictor of child weight status. Despite the importance of the topic, only a few studies have been conducted. No longitudinal studies have been conducted in the United States...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health insurance moderates the association between immigrant length of stay and health status
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:345-9. 2012
    ..This suggests that health insurance may somewhat attenuate this association, and is an important resource for US immigrants...
  6. doi request reprint Assessing the needs and guiding the future: findings from the health needs assessment in 13 Asian American communities of Maryland in the United States
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:395-401. 2011
    ..The results render support for awareness education on importance of preventive care and mental health...
  7. ncbi request reprint Barriers to health care access in 13 Asian American communities
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:21-30. 2010
    ..To obtain and discuss in-depth information on health care use in Asian Americans (AAs)...
  8. pmc Model minority at risk: expressed needs of mental health by Asian American young adults
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Community Health 34:144-52. 2009
    ..Our findings support a need for delivering culturally appropriate programs to raise awareness of mental health and cultural training for health providers to deliver culturally appropriate care...
  9. pmc Acculturation and BMI among Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese adults
    Lu Chen
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland College Park, 2234C SPH Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Community Health 37:539-46. 2012
    ..Acculturation was moderately associated with increased BMI among Asian Americans and this association varied by measures of acculturation. The association of acculturation and BMI was moderated by sex and ethnicity groups...
  10. pmc Culturally appropriate photonovel development and process evaluation for hepatitis B prevention in Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese American communities
    Sunmin Lee
    1University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:694-703. 2013
    ..Culturally appropriate photonovels are useful tools to promote hepatitis B screening among Asian Americans, especially among those of lower socioeconomic status. ..
  11. pmc Hepatitis B vaccinations among Koreans: Results from 2005 Korea National Cancer Screening Survey
    Hee Soon Juon
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:185. 2009
    ..HBV infection can be prevented by effective screening and vaccination programs. The purpose of this study is to examine the status of HBV infection and the predictors associated with HBV vaccination...