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    Sun S Kim PhD, RN, APN-BC

    TitleAssistant Professor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    AddressUMass Boston College of Nursing and Health Sciences
    100 Morrissey Blvd
    Boston MA 02125
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      InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine

      InstitutionUMMS - Graduate School of Nursing
      DepartmentGraduate School of Nursing

      InstitutionUMMS - Programs, Centers and Institutes
      DepartmentCenter for Mental Health Services Research


        2002-2004 Postdoctoral Fellowship Training, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

        1995-2002 Ph.D. in Nursing, Rutgers University

        1991-1995 M.S. in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, Rutgers University

        Curriculum Vitae

        Dr Sun Kim

        Sun Kim, Ph.D, RN is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Graduate School of Nursing. Her research interests include translational research in tobacco dependence treatment for specific populations including Asian Americans and individuals with HIV infection, multicultural research in addiction, and the process of organizational change in addiction treatment programs for adoption of evidence-based practices.

        Curriculum Vitae

        Ongoing Projects:

        NIH/National Institute on Drug Abuse
        April 15, 2009 - March 1, 2014
        Tobacco Dependence Treatment for Asian Americans

        American Lung Association
        July 1, 2008- June 30, 2010
        Predictors of Readiness for Tobacco Dependence Treatment among Korean Americans.

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        1. Kim SS, Kim SH, Fang H, Kwon S, Shelley D, Ziedonis D. A Culturally Adapted Smoking Cessation Intervention for Korean Americans: A Mediating Effect of Perceived Family Norm Toward Quitting. J Immigr Minor Health. 2015 Aug; 17(4):1120-9.
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        2. Kim SS, Kim SH, Ziedonis D. Tobacco dependence treatment for Korean Americans: preliminary findings. J Immigr Minor Health. 2012 Jun; 14(3):395-404.
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        3. Kim SS, Nguyen HL, Le TH. Culture and smoking among Vietnamese Americans in central Massachusetts. J Transcult Nurs. 2012 Apr; 23(2):151-8.
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        4. Kim SS, Chen W, Kolodziej M, Wang X, Wang VJ, Ziedonis D. A systematic review of smoking cessation intervention studies in China. Nicotine Tob Res. 2012 Aug; 14(8):891-9.
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        5. Kim SS, Kim SH, Gulick EE. Cross-cultural validation of a smoking abstinence self-efficacy scale in Korean American men. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2009 Feb; 30(2):122-30.
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        6. Kim SS. Predictors of short-term smoking cessation among Korean American men. Public Health Nurs. 2008 Nov-Dec; 25(6):516-25.
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        7. Kim SS, Gulick EE, Nam KA, Kim SH. Psychometric properties of the alcohol use disorders identification test: a Korean version. Arch Psychiatr Nurs. 2008 Aug; 22(4):190-9.
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        8. Kim SS, Duckson G. Revisiting mental health issues in young immigrants: a lesson learned from the Virginia Tech massacre. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2007 Sep; 28(9):939-42.
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        9. Kim SS, Ziedonis D, Chen K. Tobacco use and dependence in Asian American and Pacific Islander adolescents: a review of the literature. J Ethn Subst Abuse. 2007; 6(3-4):113-42.
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        10. Kim SS, Gulick EE, Kim SH, Seo HG. Psychometric properties of the Minnesota Nicotine Withdrawal Scale: a Korean version. J Nurs Meas. 2007; 15(2):121-32.
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