Sunmoo Yoon, PhD, RN

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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Research Scientist in the School of Nursing

Neuroscience nursing; Chronic diseases; Data science, Visualization, Self management using informatics, Physical activity 

Languages

  • Korean

Gender

  • Female

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • BSN, Seoul National University (Korea)
  • MS, Columbia University - New York
  • PhD, Twitter analytics to promote physical activity, Columbia University - New York

Honors & Awards

2007: Falcon Awards, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
2005: Employee of the Month, Kateri Residence
1995-99: Academic Excellent Award, Seoul National University

Research

Grants

MIDCAREER AWARD FOR RESEARCH IN DEMENTIA RISK FACTORS AND PREVENTION (Federal Gov)

May 1 2016 - Feb 28 2022

PRECISION IN SYMPTOM SELF-MANAGEMENT (PRISSM) CENTER (Federal Gov)

Aug 16 2016 - May 31 2021

NEW YORK CITY HISPANIC DEMENTIA CAREGIVER RESEARCH PROGRAM (NHIRP) (Federal Gov)

Jun 1 2013 - Mar 31 2019

BRIDGING THE SEMANTIC GAP BETWEEN RESEARCH ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA AND CLINICAL DATA (Federal Gov)

Apr 1 2009 - Jul 15 2017

TRAINING IN BIOMEDICAL INFORMATICS AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2012 - Jun 30 2017

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO REDUCE HEALTHCARE-ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS: HIT-HAI (Federal Gov)

Mar 6 2013 - Dec 31 2016

I3DEAL FOR HIV RESEARCH (Federal Gov)

May 13 2014 - Oct 31 2016

WICER 4U (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2013 - Sep 30 2015

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS INITIATIVE COMMUNITY-BASED COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS RESEARCH (WICER) (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2010 - Sep 29 2013

Selected Publications

  • Yoon, Sunmoo; Wilcox, Adam; and Bakken, Suzanne (2013) "Comparisons Among Health Behavior Surveys: Implications for the Design of Informatics Infrastructures that Support Comparative Effectiveness Research," eGEMs (Generating Evidence & Methods to improve patient outcomes): Vol. 1: Iss. 1, Article 9. http://repository.academyhealth.org/egems/vol1/iss1/9
  • Yoon S, Elhadad N, Bakken S. (2013) A practical approach for content mining of tweets. Am J Prev Med 45(1): 122-9
  • Yoon S, RN, PhD, Patrao M, RN, Schauer D, RN, BSN, Gordon R, RN, MSN. Wilcox A, PhD, Bakken S, RN, DNSc. Predictors of Perceptions of Stroke Caregiving Difficulty: A Data Mining Approach, Cerebrovascular Diseases 2012
  • Yoon S, Bakken S. Methods of Knowledge Discovery in Tweets, Stud Health Technol Inform. Nursing Informatics 2012
  • Merrill J, Yoon S, Larson E, Honig J, Reame N., Using Social Network Analysis to Examine Collaborative Relationships Among PhD and DNP Students and Faculty in a Research-intensive University School of Nursing, Nursing Outlook 2012
  • Yoon S, Gutierrez J, Wilcox A, Bakken S, Application of Data Mining Techniques to a Behavioral Risk Factor Data Set to Predict Long-Term Disability after Stroke AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2012
  • Yoon S, RN, PhD, Patrao M, RN, Wilcox A, PhD, Bakken S, RN, DNSc. Comparison of Health Behavior-related Data in Survey and EHR, AMIA CRI Proc. 2012
  • Yoon S., RN, PhD, Patrao M, RN, Schauer D, RN, BSN, Gordon R, RN, MSN. Post Stroke Culturally-Sensitive Care Needs: Comparison of functioning and Disability and Contextual Factors Among Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Urban Dwellers, Cerebrovascular Diseases 2012
  • Bakken, S., Lucero, R. J., Yoon, S., & Hardiker, N. Implications for Nursing Research and Generation of Evidence. In Cook, R & Cashin, A (Eds). Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing Informatics: Concepts and Applications. Medical Information Science Reference, 2011: 113-127
  • Yoon S., Yen P-Y, Bakken S. Psychometric properties of the Self-Assessment of Nursing Informatics Competencies Scale. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 2009;146:546-50.