Mijung Park, PhD, MPH, RN

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Family Health Care Nursing
SchoolSchool of Nursing
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    Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association2016Okura Award
    Retirement Research Foundation2015Retirement Research Foundation Scholarship
    Okura Mental Health Leadership Foundation2014  - 2017AAPINA- Okura Mental Health Leadership Foundation Fellowship
    American Geriatrics Society2012AGS Annual Scientific Meeting Presidential Poster Session
    University of Washington2011  - 2012University of Washington Institute of Translational Health Science (ITHS) Tuition Fellow
    Hawaii Center for Nursing2008  - 2009Faculty Development Funds
    UCSF2007UCSF Graduate Division-Earle C. Anthony Travel Award
    Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association 2007Nurse Competency on Aging Scholarship
    Global Korean Nurses Foundation (GKNF) 2006Susie Kim Dissertation Fellowship
    UCSF School of Nursing Alumni2006UCSF School of Nursing Alumni Scholarship
    University of California 2006University of California President’s Dissertation Year Fellowship
    Camden Group2006Victor E. Schimmel Memorial Nursing Scholarship
    UCSF2002  - 2005UCSF Graduate Dean’s Health Sciences Fellowship
    Inducted - Sigma Theta Tau1999Inducted - Sigma Theta Tau, Lambda Alpha-at-Large

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    FACE-PC: Family-Centered Care for Older Adults with Multiple Chronic Conditions in Primary Care
    NIH/NINR K01NR015101Apr 9, 2015 - Feb 28, 2019
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Joo JH, Jimenez DE, Xu J, Park M. Perspectives on Training Needs for Geriatric Mental Health Providers: Preparing to Serve a Diverse Older Adult Population. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2019 Apr 09. PMID: 31101582.
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    2. Vannoy S, Park M, Maroney MR, Unützer J, Apesoa-Varano EC, Hinton L. The Perspective of Older Men With Depression on Suicide and Its Prevention in Primary Care. Crisis. 2018 Sep; 39(5):397-405. PMID: 29618265.
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    3. Chen W, He L, Yue L, Park M, Deng H. Spontaneous correction of misplaced peripherally inserted central catheters. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 Jul; 34(7):1005-1008. PMID: 29532310.
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    4. Park M. In Sickness and in Health: Spousal Caregivers and The Correlates of Caregiver Outcomes. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2017 Oct; 25(10):1094-1096. PMID: 28778372.
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    5. Park M, Lee KJ. Korean Sibling Caregivers of Individuals Diagnosed with Schizophrenia. Asian Pac Isl Nurs J. 2017; 2(3):97-102. PMID: 29376114.
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    6. Stahl ST, Rodakowski J, Saghafi EM, Park M, Reynolds CF, Dew MA. Systematic review of dyadic and family-oriented interventions for late-life depression. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2016 09; 31(9):963-73. PMID: 26799782.
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    7. Degenholtz HB, Park M, Kang Y, Nadash P. Variations Among Medicare Beneficiaries Living in Different Settings: Demographics, Health Status, and Service Use. Res Aging. 2016 07; 38(5):602-16. PMID: 26269562.
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    8. Park M, Verhoeven JE, Cuijpers P, Reynolds CF, Penninx BW. Where You Live May Make You Old: The Association between Perceived Poor Neighborhood Quality and Leukocyte Telomere Length. PLoS One. 2015; 10(6):e0128460. PMID: 26083263; PMCID: PMC4471265.
    9. Park M, Cuijpers P, van Straten A, Reynolds CF. The effects of psychotherapy for adult depression on social support: A meta-analysis. Cognit Ther Res. 2014 Dec 01; 38(6):600-611. PMID: 26085699.
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    10. Park M, Unützer J, Grembowski D. Ethnic and gender variations in the associations between family cohesion, family conflict, and depression in older Asian and Latino adults. J Immigr Minor Health. 2014 Dec; 16(6):1103-10. PMID: 24129849; PMCID: PMC4618701.
    11. Park M, Reynolds CF. Depression among older adults with diabetes mellitus. Clin Geriatr Med. 2015 Feb; 31(1):117-37, ix. PMID: 25453305; PMCID: PMC4254540.
    12. Huang DL, Park M. Socioeconomic and racial/ethnic oral health disparities among US older adults: oral health quality of life and dentition. J Public Health Dent. 2015; 75(2):85-92. PMID: 25234710; PMCID: PMC4364921.
    13. Hinton L, Apesoa-Varano EC, Unützer J, Dwight-Johnson M, Park M, Barker JC. A descriptive qualitative study of the roles of family members in older men's depression treatment from the perspectives of older men and primary care providers. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2015 May; 30(5):514-22. PMID: 25131709; PMCID: PMC4324406.
    14. Cuijpers P, Karyotaki E, Pot AM, Park M, Reynolds CF. Managing depression in older age: psychological interventions. Maturitas. 2014 Oct; 79(2):160-9. PMID: 24973043; PMCID: PMC4537161.
    15. Park M, Unützer J. Hundred forty eight more days with depression: the association between marital conflict and depression-free days. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2014 Dec; 29(12):1271-7. PMID: 24700495.
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    16. Ghesquiere AR, Park M, Bogner HR, Greenberg RL, Bruce ML. The effect of recent bereavement on outcomes in a primary care depression intervention study. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2014 Dec; 22(12):1555-64. PMID: 24418366.
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    17. Ratzliff AD, Ni K, Chan YF, Park M, Unützer J. A collaborative care approach to depression treatment for Asian Americans. Psychiatr Serv. 2013 May 01; 64(5):487-90. PMID: 23632577; PMCID: PMC4841443.
    18. Park M, Katon WJ, Wolf FM. Depression and risk of mortality in individuals with diabetes: a meta-analysis and systematic review. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2013 May-Jun; 35(3):217-25. PMID: 23415577; PMCID: PMC3644308.
    19. Park, M., Unützer, J. .C. Panner, H. Levretsky, M. Sajatovic, and C. F. Reynolds III (Eds) Late-life Mood Disorders. Public Health Burden of Late-Life Depression. 2013; 42-60.
    20. Park M. Filial piety and parental responsibility: an interpretive phenomenological study of family caregiving for a person with mental illness among Korean immigrants. BMC Nurs. 2012 Dec 20; 11:28. PMID: 23256876; PMCID: PMC3554497.
    21. Unützer J, Park M. Older adults with severe, treatment-resistant depression. JAMA. 2012 Sep 05; 308(9):909-18. PMID: 22948701; PMCID: PMC4136434.
    22. Unützer J, Park M. Strategies to improve the management of depression in primary care. Prim Care. 2012 Jun; 39(2):415-31. PMID: 22608874; PMCID: PMC4127627.
    23. Park M, Unützer J. Geriatric depression in primary care. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2011 Jun; 34(2):469-87, ix-x. PMID: 21536169.
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    24. Park M, Chesla CA, Rehm RS, Chun KM. Working with culture: culturally appropriate mental health care for Asian Americans. J Adv Nurs. 2011 Nov; 67(11):2373-82. PMID: 21545638.
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    25. Park M, Chesla CK. Understanding complexity of Asian American family care practices. Arch Psychiatr Nurs. 2010 Jun; 24(3):189-201. PMID: 20488345.
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    26. Park M, Chesla C. Revisiting Confucianism as a conceptual framework for Asian family study. J Fam Nurs. 2007 Aug; 13(3):293-311. PMID: 17641110.
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