Chang Park, PhD

  • Senior Biostatistician/Assistant Research Professor
Bio

Education:

  • So Gang University, Seoul, Korea BA 1979 Economics
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, IL MA 1986 Economics
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, IL PhD 1990 Economics

Positions and Employment:

  • 1991-2012 Senior Research Specialist, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • 1999-2002 Research Associate, Department of Pediatrics, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
  • 2004- Research Associate, Department of Pediatrics, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
  • 2007- Adjunct Faculty at Yonsei University, Korea
  • 2013 Senior Biostatistician/Research Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago

Project Participation:

  • Sept 2007 Co PI, “Logan Square Integrated Evaluation” funded by Children’s Memorial Research Center
  • June 2008 Co PI “Community Assessment of Individual and Family-Level Change in Healthy Eating and Active Living: An Indicator of Community Change” funded from Great Cities
  • Jan. 2012 Co-PI “Persistent Fatigue in Stem Cell Transplant Survivors: A Biobehavioral Perspective” University of Chicago/NCI
  • Aug 2012- Co-PI "Momentary Biobehavioral Effects on Physical Activity in Adults with T2 Diabetes" R00 study from NINR
  • Sept 2012- Statistician, HRSA on Interprofessional Education
  • Dec 2012- Co-PI, ACS Strength Training to Enhance Early Recovery after Stem Cell Transplantation, ACS

Teaching:

  • Jun 26-July 9 2014
    Advanced Statistics (3 credit hours) at Yonsei University, Korea
  • July 10-11, 2014
    Statistical Methodology Workshop for nursing faculty at Yonsei University, Korea
  • July 14-15, 2014
    Workshop for doctoral student, College of Nursing/Seoul National University, Korea
Selected Publications
  • Thorlton, JR, Park C, Hughes T. (2014) Diet Pills, Powders, and Liquids Predictors of Use by Healthy Weight Females, The Journal of School Nursing, 30(2):129-135
  • Kim, MJ, Park, CG, Park, SH, Khan, S., Shaheen, MS (2014) Quality of Nursing Doctoral Education and Scholarly Performance in U.S. Schools of Nursing: Strategic Areas for Improvement, Journal of Professional Nursing, 30(1):10-18.
  • Sanguanklin, N. McFarlin, BL., Finnegan, L., Park, CG., Giurgescu, C., White-Traut, R., Engstrom, J L. (2014) Job strain and psychological distress among employed pregnant Thai women: role of social support and coping strategies, Archives of Women's Mental Health, Accepted
  • Sanguanklin, N. McFarlin, BL., Finnegan, L., Park, CG., Giurgescu, C., White-Traut, R., Engstrom, J L. (2014) Effects of the 2011 Flood in Thailand on birth outcomes and perceived social support, Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, Accepted
  • Rosenberg,N., Park, CG., Eldeirawi, K (2014) Relationship of serum carotenoid concentrations with allostatic load as a measure of chronic stress among middle-aged adults in the USA, Public Health Nutrition, 11:1-9.
  • McKenna H, Keeney S, Kim MJ, Park CG. (2014) Quality of doctoral nursing education in the United Kingdom: exploring the views of doctoral students and staff based on a cross-sectional questionnaire survey. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 70(7):1639-52.
  • Hanjong Park; Heeseung Choi; Marie L. Suarez; Zhongsheng Zhao; Chang Park; Diana J. Wilkie (2014) Predictors of valid engagement with a video streaming web study among asian american and non-hispanic white college students CIN - Computers Informatics Nursing. 32(4):156-165
  • Shin, H, Park, CG, Shim, K (2014) The Korean version of the Lasater Clinical Judgment Rubric: A validation study, Nurse Education Today (Accepted)