Jiwoo Lee, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor
Jiwoo Lee

Contact

Office Address

6-135 Weaver Densford
308 Harvard St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Titles

Assistant Professor

Education

PhD, University of Minnesota
Major: Nursing

MS, Seoul National University
Major: Nursing
Minor: Specialty: Community Health Nursing

BS, Summa cum laude, Seoul National University
Major: Nursing

Licensures and Certifications

Registered Nurse, Ministry of Health and Welfare, South Korea
Teacher’s Certificate, Ministry of Education, South Korea
Public Health Nurse, Minnesota Board of Nursing
Registered Nurse, Minnesota Board of Nursing
Licensed School Nurse, Minnesota Department of Education

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Biography

Bio

Jiwoo Lee, PhD, RN, research is focused on improving children’s weight-related behaviors through increasing their parent and family support. She has helped develop and administer a home visiting program targeting health disparities of low-income families in South Korea. She studies family- and community-based child health promotion. Her program of research goal is to enhance health equity by developing community-based programs that promote healthy weight-related behavior changes among children with diverse family backgrounds.

Clinical Summary

Board Certifications: Minnesota Board of Nursing Registered Nursing License (2011 - present); Public Health Nurse (2016 - present); Licensed School Nurse (2016 - present)

Honors and Recognition

  • Faculty Travel Award , University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 2020
  • Eileen Vinnes Kalow Fellowship in Children’s Health, School of Nursing, 2016
  • Sophia Award, School of Nursing, 2013
  • Academic Excellence Award, School of Nursing, Seoul National University, 2006

Media Appearances

  • MN study: Lower-income kids eat more sugar in summer, WXPR, 2019
  • Summer weekends are hungry times for food-insecure kids, study finds, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 2019

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Society, Zeta Chapter, 2013-2014
  • National Association of School Nurses
  • American Public Health Association

Languages

  • Korean

Publications

Selected Publications

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A., 2021. Missed Work Among Caregivers of Children With a High Body Mass Index: Child, Parent, and Household Characteristics. The Journal of School Nursing, 37 (5): 396-403.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/1059840519875506 PubMed ID: 31514567.

Lee, J., Kubik , M. Y., Fulkerson , J. A., 2021. Fruit and Vegetable Snack Consumption Among Children With a Body Mass Index at or Above the 75th Percentile. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 53 (7): 619-624.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jneb.2021.02.001

Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A., Sirad, J. R., Garwick, A. E., Temple, J. A., Gurvich, O., Lee, J., Dudovitz, B., 2021. School-Based Secondary Prevention of Overweight and Obesity Among 8- to 12- Year Old Children: Design and Sample Characteristics of the SNAPSHOT Trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, (75): 9-18.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2018.10.011

Schroeder, K., Kubik, M. Y., Sirard, J., Lee, J., Fulkerson, J. A., 2020. Sleep is Inversely Associated with Sedentary Time among Youth with Obesity. American Journal of Health Promotion , 44 (6): 756-764.
doi: https://doi.org/10.5993/AJHB.44.6.2

Dozier, S. G., Schroeder, K., Lee, J., Fulkerson, J. A., Kubik, M. Y., 2020. The Association Between Parents and Children Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 52: 70-75.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pedn.2020.03.007

Schroeder, K., Kubik, M. Y., Lee, J., Sirard, J. R., Fulkerson, J. A., 2020. Self-Efficacy, Not Peer or Parent Support, Is Associated With More Physical Activity and Less Sedentary Time Among 8- to 12-Year-Old Youth With Elevated Body Mass Index. Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 17 (1): 74-79.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1123/jpah.2019-0108

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A., Kohli, N., Garwick, A. E., 2020. The Identification of Family Social Environment Typologies Using Latent Class Analysis: Implications for Future Family- Focused Research. Journal of Family Nursing, 26 (1): 26-37.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A., 2019. Diet Quality and Fruit, Vegetable and Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption by Household Food Insecurity Among 8- to 12-Year-Old Children During Summer Months. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 119 (10): 1695-1702.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jand.2019.03.004

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A., 2018. Media Devices in Parents’ and Children’s Bedrooms and Children’s Media Use. American Journal of Health Behavior, 42 (1): 135-143.
doi: https://doi.org/10.5993/AJHB.42.1.13

Lee, H., Lee, J., Kim, N. K., 2015. Gender Differences in Health Literacy Among Korean Adults: Do Women Have a Higher Level of Health Literacy than Men?. American Journal of Men’s Health, 9 (5): 370-379.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/1557988314545485

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., 2015. Child's Weight Status and Parent's Response to a School-Based Body Mass Index Screening and Parent Notification Program. Journal of School Nursing, 31 (4): 300-305.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/1059840514556181

Kubik, M. Y., Lee, J., 2014. Parent Interest in a School-Based, School Nurse-Led Weight Management Program. Journal of School Nursing, 30 (1): 68-74.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/1059840513485091

Presentations

Selected Presentations

Lee, J., Austin, R. R., Mathiason, M. A., Monsen, K. A. "Heterogeneity among Low-Income Clients with Nutrition Problems Receiving Public Health Nurse Home Visiting Services: An Intervention Effectiveness Latent Class Analysis Study of Omaha System Data. ", American Medical Informatics Association 2020 Annual Conference, November 01, 2020.

Lee, J., Tripicchio, G., Fulkerson, J. A., Kubik, M. Y. "Eating before Bedtime among School-Aged Children with Elevated Body Mass Index: Implications for Public Health Nurses Addressing Childhood Obesity. ", American Public Health Association 2020 Annual Conference , October 01, 2020.

Schroeder, K., Kubik, M. Y., Lee, J., Sirard, J., Fulkerson, J. A. "Self-efficacy, not peer or parent support, is associated with physical activity and sedentary time among 8-12 year old youth with elevated body mass index", American Public Health Association 2019 Annual Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. November 01, 2019.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A. "Intake of Fruits and Vegetables as Snacks among School-Aged Children With a High Body Mass Index", American Public Health Association 2019 Annual Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. November 01, 2019.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A. "Missed Work Among Caregivers of Children with a High Body Mass Index: Child, Parent, and Household Characteristics", American Public Health Association 2019 Annual Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. November 01, 2019.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A. " Food Insecurity and Children’s Diet Quality During Summer Break", University of Minnesota School of Nursing Research Day, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. April 01, 2019.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Fulkerson, J. A. "Food Insecurity and Children’s Diet Quality During Summer Break", American Public Health Association 2018 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, United States. November 01, 2018.

Tripicchio, G., Kubik, M. Y., Lee, J., Fulkerson, J. A. "Obtaining Objective Measures of Adiposity in Children in Community-Based Settings", Obesity Society, Nashville, Tennessee, United States. November 01, 2018.

Gregorich, B., Lee, J., Fulkerson, J. A., Kubik, M. Y. "Associations Between Children’s Weight Status, Food Insecurity, and Perceived Barriers to Healthful Foods", University of Minnesota School of Nursing Research Day, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. April 01, 2018.

Burman, M., Kubik, M. Y., Lee, J. "Correlates of Parent Healthy Role Modeling of Sugary Drink Consumption by Children", University of Minnesota School of Nursing Research Day, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. April 01, 2016.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y. "Association Between Child Weight Status and Parent Response to a School-Based Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Parent Notification Program", American Public Health Association 2013 Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. November 01, 2013.

Supple, B., Rieland, G., Kubik, M. Y., Lee, J. "A School-Based School Nurse Led Healthy Weight Management Program for Overweight Elementary School-Aged Children: Establishing the Evidence", School Nurse Organization of Minnesota 2013 Annual Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. November 01, 2013.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Garwick, A. E. "Parental Interest in School Nurse-Led Healthy Weight Management Programming", University of Minnesota School of Nursing Research Day, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. April 01, 2013.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Garwick, A. E. "Parental Concern About Child Weight and Interest in School Nurse-Led Healthy Weight Management Programming", American Public Health Association 2012 Annual Conference, San Francisco, California, United States. October 01, 2012.

Lee, J., Kubik, M. Y., Yusuf, N., Osman, N., Robertson, C. "Association Between Selected Dietary Practices and Demographic Characteristics Among Somali Refugee Women", Midwest Nursing Research Society 2012 Annual Conference, Dearborn, Michigan, United States. April 01, 2012.

Lee, J., Lee, I. "Factors that Influence the Fear of Falling of Vulnerable Elderly and the Mediating Effect of Fall Related Self-Efficacy", Annual Conference of Korean Academy of Community Health Nursing, Korea, Republic of. June 01, 2010.

Grants and Patents

Selected Grants

Award: Award KL2 TR002492: Institutional Career Development Core
Principal Investigator: Ingbar, David H
Team Members: Lee, Jiwoo (Principal Investigator); Fulkerson, Jayne A. (Primary Mentor); Harnack, Lisa J. (Secondary Mentor); Guan, Weihua (Secondary Mentor)
Award Dates: 2020 - 2022