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Hae Nim Lee

Hae Nim Lee
Education

MSW, Washington University in St. Louis

Research Interests

Adolescent well-being in multicultural families, immigrant health, work and well-being of immigrants, cross cultural research

Organization Affiliations

Center on Aging and Work, Society for Social Work Research, American Public Health Association

Awards and Fellowships

Boston College Doctoral Fellowship, George Warren Brown School of Social Work General Tuition Scholarship

Teaching Experience

Teaching Assistant (2015), Program Evaluation, Boston College School of Social Work, Chestnut Hill, MA

Teaching Assistant (2014), Research Methods, Boston College School of Social Work, Chestnut Hill, MA

Teaching Assistant (2014), Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling, Boston College School of Social Work, Chestnut Hill, MA

Teaching Assistant (2014), Program Evaluation, Boston College School of Social Work, Chestnut Hill, MA

Teaching Assistant (2013), Research Methods, Boston College School of Social Work, Chestnut Hill, MA

Research Experience

Research Assistant (2014), Research Institute on social, economic and environmental equity (Rise3), Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (David Takeuchi and Tiziana Dearing)

Graduate Research Assistant (2012-2014), The Center on Aging and Work (SCAW), Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes)

Research Assistant (2012-2013), Boston College School of Social Work, Chestnut Hill, MA (Rocio Calvo)

Research Assistant (2011), Boston College School of Social Work, Chestnut Hill, MA (Thanh Tran)

Research Assistant (2010-2011), Social Intervention Group (SIG), Columbia University, New York, NY (Nabila El-Bassel)

Research Assistant (2010-2011), Global Health Research Center of Central Asia (GHRCCA), Columbia University, New York, NY (Nabila El-Bassel)

Research Assistant (2010), George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (Shanta Pandey)

Research Assistant (2008-2009), George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (Clifton Emery)

Publications

Lee, H. N., McNamara, T. K., Pitt-Catsouphes, M., & Lee, J. (2014, first published online). Opportunities to receive and provide training: Employee outcomes in the United States and Japan. International Journal of Training and Development.

Ismayilova, L., Lee, H. N., Show, S., El-Bassel, N., Gilbert, L. Terlikbayeva, A., & Rozental, Y. (2014). Mental health and migration: Depression, alcohol abuse, and access to health care among Central Asian migrants. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health.

Tran, T. V., Allen, N. A., Nguyen, T-N., Lee, H. N., & Chan, K. (2014). Self-reported type 2 diabetes and heart disease: Bodyweight, lifestyle, type 2 diabetes and heart disease among foreign born older adult Vietnamese Americans. Social Work in Health Care, 53(2), 96-114.

Tran, T. V., Lee, H. N., Nguyen, T. N., & Chan, K. (2013). Perceived community efficacy, social networks and depression in a sample of Vietnamese Americans living in post-hurricane Katrina areas. Race, Gender and Class, 20(3/4),291-298.

Tran, T. V., Vatcher, R., Lee, H. N., Phan, P. T., & Nguyen, T. N. (2013). Race, income and vegetable consumption among White, Chinese, Korean and Asian Americans. International Journal of Social Science Studies, 1(2), 31-43.

Wu, E., El-Bassel, N., Gilbert, L., Hess, L., Lee, H. N., & Rowell, T. (2012). Prior incarceration and barriers to receipt of services among entrants to alternative to incarceration programs: A Gender-Based Disparity. Journal of Urban Health, 89(2), 384-395.

Pandey, S., Gyanesh, L., & Lee, H. N. (2012). Effect of women's empowerment on their utilization of health services: A case of Nepal. International Social Work, 55(4), 554-573.

Pandey, S. & Lee, H. N. (2012). Determinants of child immunization in Nepal: the role of women's empowerment. Health Education Journal, 71(6), 642-653.

Presentations

Lee, H. N. (2015, January). The Relationship between Depression and Obesity among Hispanic Adolescents in Three-Generational Households Using Structural Path Model. The 19th Annual Conference of Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), New Orleans, LA.

Lee, H. N. (2014, May). Three-Generation Co-residence and Overweight among Immigrant Adolescents. The 79th Annual Meeting of Population Association of America (PAA), Boston, MA.

Lee, H. N. & Calvo, R. (2013, November). Measurement equivalence of the (CES-D) scale for Hispanic and Asian Immigrants. The 141th Annual Conference of American Public Health Association (APHA), Boston, MA.

Lee, H. N., McNamara, T. K., Pitt-Catsouphes, M., & Lee, J. (2013, June). Opportunities to receive and provide training: Employee outcomes in the United States and Japan. The 20th World Congress of International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG), Seoul, Korea.

Calvo, R., & Lee. H. N. (2013, March). Latinos’ use of the internet to access health care information in the United States: A test of the social diversification hypothesis. The 83rd Annual Meeting of Eastern Sociological Society (ESS), Boston, MA.

Calvo, R., Lee. H. N., Lamba-Nieves, D., Mallet, M. L., Waters, M. C. (2013, January). Understanding the role of English on perceived quality of health care among Latino immigrants in the United States. The 17th Annual Conference of Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), San Diego, CA.

Kim, J., Shim, J., Lee, H. N., & Lee, R. H. (2013, January). Moderating effects of household type on the association between material hardship and depression among low-income households in Korea. The 17th Annual Conference of Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), San Diego, CA.

Lee, H. N. & Lee, R. H. (2013, January). Effects of After School Program participation on mental health and substance use among adolescents from 18 public high schools in Boston. The 17th Annual Conference of Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), San Diego, CA.

Nguyen, T-N., Tran, T. V., Allen, N., Chan, K., & Lee, H. N. (2012, November). Bodyweight, lifestyle behaviors, type 2 diabetes and heart disease among foreign-born older adult Vietnamese Americans. The 65th Annual Meeting of Gerontological Society of America (GSA), San Diego, CA.

Kim, J., Shim, J., Lee, H. N., & Lee, R. H. (2012, May). Material hardship and depression among low-income families in Korea. The 77th Annual Meeting of Population Association of America (PAA), San Francisco, CA.

Kim, J., Shim, J., Lee, H. N., & Lee, R. H. (2012, February). Material hardship and depression among low-income families in Korea. The 82st Annual Meeting of Eastern Sociological Society (ESS), New York, NY.

Lee, H. N., & Lee, R. H. (2012, January). Diverse patterns in the use of traditional and western health services among Asian immigrants in the US. The 16th Annual Conference of Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), Washington, DC.

Ismayilova, L., Lee, H. N., Show, S., El-Bassel, N., Gilbert, L., & Terlikbayeva, A. (2011, November). Health status and access to care among migrant market workers in Kazakhstan. The 139th Annual Meeting of American Public Health Association (APHA), Washington, DC.

Terlikbayeva, A., El-Bassel, N., Gilbert, L., Hunt, T., Primbetova, S., Yegeubayeva, S., Ismaylova, L., Lee, H. N., & Amirov, B. (2011, April). Descriptive statistics from the Naloxone-based peer led overdose prevention project in Kazakhstan. The 22nd Annual International Conference of International Harm Reduction Association (IHRA), Adelaide, Australia.

Lee, H. N., & Lee, R. H. (2010, November). Health service utilization among different ethnicities of new immigrants. The 138th Annual Conference of American Public Health Association (APHA), Denver, CO.