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CSDE Research Affiliate

Chiyoung Lee

Tenure-Track Faculty Member, University of Arizona


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Dr. Chiyoung Lee obtained her BSN (2013) and MSN (2017) from Seoul National University. Upon graduation from the BSN program, she worked as a nurse in Emergency Department and Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at Samsung Medical Center in South Korea (2013-2017). After a master’s degree, she served as a clinical lecturer and researcher at Seoul National University College of Nursing. She came to the United States to continue her study and earned a PhD in nursing (2020) from Duke University School of Nursing. During her academic career, Dr. Lee has been interested in conducting health disparities research for vulnerable and minority populations. Highlights from her relevant skills, experience, and studies include: a diverse set of statistical tools and analytic techniques for exploring health disparities; methodological and theoretical foundation in disparities research, particularly among older adults; and national health surveys, lifespan developmental research, systematic review, and experimental design on reporting health disparities.