Nursing and Health Studies Program

Mayumi Willgerodt

Mayumi Anne Willgerodt
Professor

Mayumi Willgerodt Photo

University of Washington Bothell
Nursing & Health Studies
Box 358532
Bothell, WA 98011-8246

Email: mwillgerodt@uwb.edu
 



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CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE

Registered Nurse
ESA School Nurse
Registered Nurse

Washington State, #RN00144192
Washington State, #421811A
Illinois, #041-254413 (inactive)

EDUCATION

1999    University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, Ph.D., Nursing Sciences
1995    University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, MPH Community Health Sciences
1995    University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, MS, Nursing Science
1987    Georgetown University, Washington D.C., BSN

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2013-University of Washington Bothell, NHS 
Bothell, Washington
Professor

2007-present-University of Washington, Family and Child Nursing 
Seattle, Washington
Associate Professor

2001-2007-University of Washington, Family and Child Nursing
Seattle, Washington
Assistant Professor

2005-present Seattle Public Schools Substitute
School Nurse

1999-2001-Rush University, Community and Mental Health Nursing 
Chicago, Illinois
Assistant Professor

1998-Trinity Christian College, Community Health Nursing 
 Palos Heights, Illinois
 Clinical Instructor

994-98-University of Illinois at Chicago, Public Health Nursing  
Chicago, Illinois
Teaching Assistant

1994-98-University of Illinois at Chicago, Public Health Nursing  
Chicago, Illinois
Research Assistant

1995-96-University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute on Disability and Human Development
Chicago, Illinois
Research Fellow

1994-Westside Holistic Health Center, Austin Health Center Staff Nurse
Chicago, Illinois

1993-94-University of Illinois at Chicago, Maternal Child Nursing 
Chicago, Illinois
Research Assistant

1993-94-CM Healthcare Resources, Home Health Division 
Chicago, Illinois
Staff Nurse

1991-93-Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Radiation Oncology 
Chicago, Illinois
Nurse Clinician

1989-91-Children’s Memorial Hospital, Hematology/Oncology  
Chicago, Illinois
Family Care Coordinator

1987-89-National Institutes of Health, Pediatric Oncology/AIDS GS-9
Bethesda, MD
Clinical Staff Nurse

AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS, HONORS

2013                     Macy Foundation Faculty Scholar, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, New York
2011-2012            Interprofessional Education Teaching Scholar, School of Medicine, University of 
                             Washington
2010                     Summer Research Fellow, University of Washington, School of Nursing
2009                     Celebrating UW Women, University of Washington
2007, 2008, 2010 Excellence in Teaching Award, Panhellenic Society, University of Washington
2003                     Dean’s Research Award, Office of Nursing Research, University of Washington
2003                     New Professional Award, Family and Health Section, National Council of Family 
                             Relations
1995-98                Predoctoral Research Trainee (T32 NRO 7079), Primary Health Care Institutional
                             Research Training Program, University of Illinois at Chicago
1995                     Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing
1995                     Master’s Recognition Award, Department of Public Health Nursing, University of
                             Illinois at Chicago
1986-87                First Honors (4.0), Georgetown University

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2012 – 2015           Key Personnel (15%). Technology Enhanced Interprofessional Education for        Advanced Practice Nurses. Principal Investigator, Brenda Zierler. Funded by US Dept of Health and Human Services, $1,122,302.

2012-2013             Investigator (10%). Communication to Prevent and Respond to Medical Injuries: WA State Collaborative. Principal Investigator, Thomas H. Gallagher. Funded by AHRQ (1R18HS19531), $2,972,209.

2011                      Project Faculty (10%). ITT Toolkit: Interprofessional Training to Enhance Healthcare Quality and Patient-Centered Care. Principal Investigators Drs. Zierler and Ross. Funded by the Josiah Macy Foundation, $990,000.

2010-2012              Principal Investigator. Filipino American Family Participation in Research: Challenges and Solutions. Funded by Research and Intramural Funding Program, $14,805.

2011                       Co-Principal Investigator. School-Based Intervention to Promote Sleep During Middle Childhood. Submitted to NINR. Unscored.

2010                       Principal Investigator. Enhancing Research Participation Among Filipinos: Steps to Reducing Disparities. Submitted to NINR. Score 53.

2010                       Principal Investigator. Building Research Capacity in Filipino Communities: Testing a Training Model. Submitted to National Center for Minority Health Disparities. Unscored.

2009                       Principal Investigator. Acculturation, Family Relationships, and Health Risk Behaviors Among Filipino Youth. Submitted to NINR. Score 240.

2005-2007               Co-Investigator. Nursing Competency in Aging Implementation Grant. Principal Investigators, Drs. Melen McBride and SeonAe Yeo. Funded by the American Nurses Association Foundation, $14,904.

2002-2006               Principal Investigator. Distress and Risky Behaviors in Asian American Teens. Funded by the National Institute for Nursing Research, NINR Mentored Research Scientist Development Award for Minority Nurse Investigators, K01NR08334, $238, 312.

2003-2005               Principal Investigator. Translation of Family and Mental Health Instruments into Tagalog. Funded by the Center for the Advancement of Health Disparities Research, P20NR08352, National Institute for Nursing Research, $10,000.

2002-2003               Principal Investigator. Development of the Asian American Family Conflict Assessment Tool for Chinese families. Funded by the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Psi-At-Large Chapter, $1335.50.

2001-2003               Principal Investigator. The Asian American Family Conflict Assessment Tool: A Feasibility and Validity Exploration. Funded by the University of Washington Research and Intramural Fund, $10,000.00.

2000-2003               Co-Investigator. Perceptions About Smoking-Related Symptomatology. Principal Investigator, Dr. Frederick Kviz. Funded by the Campus Research Board, University of Illinois at Chicago, $48,409.00.

2000-2001               Principal Investigator. Development of an Intergenerational Conflict Instrument for Chinese Immigrant Families. Funded by the Rush University College of Nursing, $6,336.00.

TRAINING GRANTS

2012-2015               Co-Investigator. Technology Enhanced Interprofessional Education for Advanced Practice: Advanced Nursing Education. Principal Investigator, Brenda Zierler. Funded by Division of Nursing, Bureau of Health Professions, HRSA, HHS. (D09HP25029), $1,120,000.

CONSULTATION EXPERIENCE

Interprofessional Education Faculty Development Training. New York University College of Nursing.
Consultant and Lead, June 15-17, 2013.

Collaborative Research Partnership to Transform School Health (National Institutes of Health-National
Institute of Child Health and Human Development 1RC4HD066837-01)
Consultant, 2012

Chinese Culture Connection. Malden, MA. Consultant. 2008-2009
National Research Advisory Council Member. 2008-Dec 2009

Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations. San Francisco, CA. National Research Advisory Council Member. 2008-Dec 2009.

California Breast Cancer Research Program. San Francisco, CA. Grant Reviewer. 2003, 2006-2011.

National Institute of Nursing Research . Uniting Resources to Address Health Disparities. Invited Participant. March, 2002.

National Institute of Nursing Research. Minority Health Research Development for Nurse Investigators. Invited Participant. June, 2000.

Community Needs Assessment Project.  Chicago, Illinois. Japanese American Service Committee. Research Advisor. 1999-2001

Chinese American Service League. Chicago, Illinois. Elderly Service. Health Expert. 1999-2001.

National Association of Women’s Health Organization. Leadership Network Fellowship Training. Invited Participant. March, 1998.

PUBLICATIONS

Peer-reviewed journals

Willgerodt, M.A., Kieckhefer, G., Ward, T. & Lentz, M. (accepted for publication). Feasibility of Using Actigraphy and Motivational-based Interviewing to Improve Sleep Among School-Age Children and their Parents. Journal of School Nursing.

Willgerodt, M.A. & Kieckhefer, G. (2012). School Nurses Can Address Existing Gaps in School-Age Sleep Research. The Journal of School Nursing (online first) 1059840512463438.

Hooven, C., Walsh, E., Willgerodt, M.A., & Salazar, A. (2011). Increasing Participation in Prevention Research: Strategies for Youth, Parents and Schools. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, 24(3), 137-149.

Willgerodt, M.A. (2008). Family and peer influences on adjustment among Chinese, Filipino and White Youth. Nursing Research, 57(6), 395-405.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Thompson, E.A. (2006). Ethnic and generational influences on emotional distress and risky behaviors among Chinese and Filipino American adolescents. Research in Nursing & Health, 29(4), 311-324.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Thompson, E.A. (2005). The influence of ethnicity and generational status on parent and family relations among Chinese and Filipino adolescents. Public Health Nursing, 22(6), 460-471.

Willgerodt, M.A., Kataoka-Yahiro, M., Kim, E.J., & Ceria, C. (2005). Issues of instrument translation in research with Asian immigrant populations. Journal of Professional Nursing, 21(4), 231-239.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Killien, M.G. (2004). Family nursing research with Asian families. Journal of Family Nursing, 10(2), 149-172.

Willgerodt, M.A. (2003). Using focus groups to develop culturally relevant instruments in immigrant populations. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 25(7), 798-814.

Kviz F.J., Cho Y.I., Johnson T.P., Willgerodt M.A., Clark M.A., Chavez N., Peacock N.R., Glasser M., & Freels S. (2003). Korean-American men’s perceptions about smoking -related symptomatology: Implications for intervention. Korean & Korean American Studies Bulletin, 13, 7183.

Willgerodt, M.A., Miller, A.M., & McElmurry, B. (2002). Becoming bicultural: Chinese American women and their development. Health Care for Women International, 23(2), 467-481.

Fox, P.G., Cowell, J.M., Montgomery, A.C., & Willgerodt, M.A. (1997). Southeast Asian refugee women and depression: A nursing intervention. International Journal of Psychiatric Nursing Research, 4(1), 423-432.

Book chapters

Willgerodt, M.A., Christiansen, C., & Su, J. (1999). Peer education for AIDS prevention in multi -ethnic non-English speaking communities. In B.J. McElmurry, C. Tyska, & R.S. Parker (Eds.), Primary Health Care Leadership in the Community. Boston: Jones and Bartlett.

Peer reviewed published research abstracts

Willgerodt, M.A., & Thompson, E.A. (2005). Family relationships, distress, and risky behaviors over time in Asian youth [Abstract]. Communicating Nursing Research, 38, 205.

Willgerodt, M.A. & Thompson, E.A. (2004). Distress and risky behaviors in Chinese, Filipino and Euro-American youth [Abstract]. Communicating Nursing Research, 37, 373.

Willgerodt, M.A & Huang, H.Y. (2004). The Asian American family conflict assessment tool: Pilot findings [Abstract]. Communicating Nursing Research, 37, 251.

Willgerodt, M.A. (2003). Using focus groups to develop culturally relevant instruments [Abstract]. Communicating Nursing Research, 36, 344.

Willgerodt, M.A. (2003). What does being Chinese American mean to second generation women? [Abstract]. Communicating Nursing Research, 36, 265.

Peer reviewed presentations

Vorvick L, McDonough K, Danielson J, Willgerodt M, Brock D, Shannon S. (2013, October). Interprofessional student case discussion increases understanding of other professionals’ roles. Poster presentation at the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) Conference, Annual Education Forum. Memphis, TN.

McDonough, K., Vorvick, L., Danielson, J., Willgerodt, M., Brock, D., & Shannon,,S. (2013, May). Interprofessional student case discussion increases understanding of other professionals’ roles. Poster presentation at the 2013 AAMC Western Regional Conference, Irvine, CA.

Willgerodt, M.A. & Kieckhefer, G. (2012, June). Improving Sleep in Children using Developmentally Appropriate Shared-Management Techniques: Potential implications for School Nursing Practice. Poster presentation at the Annual Research Conference of the National Association of School Nurses, San Francisco, CA.

McBride, M., Yeo, S., Inouye, J., Ishida, D., Wang, C., Willgerodt, M.A. (2008, May). The AAPINA ANA/Nurse Competency Project: Anticipating the Graying Demography. Poster session presented at the 5th Annual Conference of the Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association, Las Vegas, NV.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Guo, Y.Q. (2005, July). Translation of family related instruments into Tagalog. Paper presented at the 16th Annual International Nursing Research Congress of Sigma Theta Tau International: Renew Nursing through Scholarship, Waikoloa, HI.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Thompson, E.A. (2005, June). Effects of family relationships on distress and risky behaviors in Asian American youth. Poster session presented at the 2nd Annual Summer Institute of the Family Research Consortium IV, New Orleans, LA.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Thompson, E.A. (2004, May). The influence of family, peers, and immigrant generation on emotional distress among Chinese and Filipino American adolescents. Paper presented at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Quebec, Canada.

Willgerodt, M.A. (2004, March). All roads do not necessarily lead to Rome: An overview of translation methods. Paper presented at the 17th Annual Pacific Nursing Research Conference, Honolulu, HI.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Killien, M.G. (2003, November). Where have we been and where do we go? A decade review of family health research with Asian families.  Paper presented at the 65th Annual National Council on Family Relations Conference, National Council on Family Relations, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Willgerodt, M.A., & Killien, M.G. (2003, March). Nursing research of Asian families: A literature review. Paper presented at the 16th Annual Pacific Nursing Research Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Kviz, F.J., Willgerodt, M.A., Johnson, T.P., Clark, M.A., Cho, Y.I., Chavez, N., Peacock, N., Glasser, M., & Freels, S. (2002, November). Cross-cultural perceptions about smoking-related symptomatology. Paper presented at the 130th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.

Kviz, F.J., Willgerodt, M.A., Johnson, T.P., Clark, M.A., Cho, Y.I., Chavez, N., Peacock, N., Glasser, M., & Freels, S. (2001, June). Korean American men's perceptions about smoking-related symptomatology: Implications for intervention. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Korean American Cancer Control Academy, Boston, MA.

Willgerodt, M.A., O’Rourke, M., Cowell, J.M., & Edwards, L. (2001, June). AACN Master’s Essentials: A case for community health nursing. Paper presented at the 2001 Spring Institute of the Association of Community Health Nursing Educators, Charlottesville, VA.

Cowell, J.M., & Willgerodt, M.A. (2000, November). Linking culturally competent research and care for immigrants. Paper presented at the 128th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.

Cowell, J.M., Willgerodt, M.A., Edwards, L., & O’Rourke, M. (2000, June). Community assessment: Strategies for undergraduate and graduate student experiences. Paper presented at the 2000 Spring Institute of the Association of Community Health Nursing Educators, Scottsdale, AZ.

Willgerodt, M.A. (2000, March). Understanding biculturalism in young adult Chinese American women. Selected to represent the University of Illinois at Chicago for the Graduate Student Poster Competition at the Annual Conference of the Midwest Nursing Research Society, Dearborn, MI.

Willgerodt, M.A., Miller, A.M., McElmurry, B.J. (2000, January). Biculturalism in second generation Chinese American women. Poster presented at the 11th International Congress on Women’s Health Issues, San Francisco, CA.

Miller, A.M/, Chandler, P., & Willgerodt, M.A. (1998, November). Assessment of immigration stress and anxiety in midlife women from the former Soviet Union. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington D.C.

Miller, A.M., Willgerodt, M.A., & Chandler, P. (1997, November). Measuring coping styles in mid-life women from the Former Soviet Union. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Indianapolis, IN.

Willgerodt, M.A. (1997, June). Determinants of mental health in Southeast Asian refugee women. Poster session presented at the Quadrennial Meeting of the International Congress for Nursing, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Willgerodt, M.A. (1996, March). An examination of demographic characteristics and mental health status among Southeast Asian refugee women. Selected to represent the University of Illinois at Chicago for the Graduate Student Poster Competition at the Annual Conference of the Midwest Nursing Research Society, Detroit, MI.

Cowell, J.M., Fox, P.G., & Willgerodt, M.A. (1995, November). Violence assessment of Southeast Asian children: Measurement issues. Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.

PRESENTATIONS

Building Interprofessional Competence: What, Why and How                                                            June, 2013
Keynote Address for HRSA Training Conference  
University of Nebraska Medical Center School of Dentistry

Overview of Translation Methods in Research                                                                                     July, 2010
Guest lecture for NMETH 586: Instrument Development and Testing
University of Washington, Seattle

Acculturation and Health in Asian Immigrant Families                                                                          Nov, 2009
Invited Speaker for BIS 445: Inequities of the U.S. Immigration Experience
University of Washington, Bothell

Enhancing our Understanding of Cultural Diversity in Asian Immigrant Families                                    May, 2008
Guest lecture for NURS 407 Culture, Diversity, and Nursing Practice
University of Washington, Seattle

Balancing An Academic Career and Family                                                                                        Mar, 2007
Invited Speaker for the 3rd National Conference of the National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations
San Antonio, TX

Translation Theory, Methods and Issues                                                                                             Mar, 2006
Invited Speaker for the 2nd National Conference of the National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations
Chicago, IL

Developing a Career in a Research Intensive University                                                                       Mar, 2006
Invited Speaker for the 3rd Annual Conference of the Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association
Chicago, IL

From Naturalism to Empiricism: Developing a Research Trajectory with Asian                                     Apr, 2006
American Families
Guest lecture for NMETH 580 Methodological Perspectives in Nursing Inquiry
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Issues of Translation in Women’s Health Research                                                                              Mar, 2006
Guest lecture for NURS 513 Seminar in Contemporary Women’s Health Issues
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Cultural Assessment                                                                                                                           Nov, 2005
Guest lecture for NCLIN 502 Pediatric Health Assessment
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Health Disparities among Asian Americans                                                                                         Sept, 2005
Invited panelist for Northwest Asian Weekly Women of Color Empowered Luncheon
Seattle, WA

Culture and Adolescence                                                                                                                   Mar, 2004
Guest lecture for NURS 415 Nursing of Childbearing and Childrearing Families
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Multicultural Families in the United States                                                                                            Feb, 2004
Guest lecture for NURS 415 Nursing of Childbearing and Childrearing Families
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Families and Health: What, why and how?                                                                                         Sept, 2003
Guest lecture for NURS 415 Nursing of Childbearing and Childrearing Families
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Health Care Delivery System in the United States (Invited)                                                                 June, 2002
Lecture for visiting Japanese nursing students
Seattle University, Seattle, WA

Building a Program of Research                                                                                                         April 2002
Guest lecture for NMETH 580
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

The Future of Family Nursing                                                                                                             May, 2002
Guest lecture for NURS 408 Nursing Care of Families in the Community
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

SERVICE, PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY

Professional and Academic Leadership/ Activities

Research Advisory Committee                                                                                                       2013-present
National Association of School Nurses 

Advisory                                                                                                                                       2012-present
Institute for Healthcare Improvement UW Open School Chapter 
 
WA State Membership Representative, Western Institute of Nursing,                                              2010-present
 
Program Chair, 6th Annual Conference of the Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses                                 2010
Association 
Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association
 
Program Chair, 4th Annual Conference of the Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses                                 2008
Association
Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association
 
Executive Board of Directors, 2nd Vice-Chair                                                                                   2004-2006
International Community Health Services, Seattle, WA

Secretary                                                                                                                                      2002-present
Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association
 
Mentor                                                                                                                                             2006-2009
National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurses Association
Los Angeles, CA

Mentor                                                                                                                                            2004-2008
AETNA Scholar Program
Los Angeles, CA 

Executive Board Member                                                                                                                 1996-2001
Asian Health Coalition of Illinois, Chicago IL

President                                                                                                                                          1997-1998
Graduate Student Organization
College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicage IL

Editorial Boards/Reviewer Activities

Editorial Board                                                                                                                              2010-present
Journal of School Nursing, Chicago, Illinois 
 
Manuscript Reviewer                                                                                                                                  2011
Journal of Adolescence 
 
Manuscript Reviewer                                                                                                                     2004-present
Journal of Family Nursing, Alberta, Canada 
 
Manuscript Reviewer                                                                                                                     2004-present
Western Journal of Nursing Research, Edmonton, Canada 
 
Manuscript Reviewer                                                                                                                     2005-present
Journal of School Nursing, Iowa City, Iowa 

External Reviewer

External Reviewer                                                                                                                     December, 2008
Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Appointment, Promotion, and Tenure
Baltimore, MD
 
External ReviewerMarch,                                                                                                                           2008
University of California San Francisco School of Nursing Appointment,
Promotion, and Tenure

San Francisco, California

Professional Memberships

National Association of School Nurses 

Asian American Psychological Association 

Sigma Theta Tau Int’l Honor Society of Nursing, Psi-At-Large Chapter 

Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association 

American Nurses Association 

Association of Community Health Nursing Educators 

Midwest Nursing Research Society 

Sigma Theta Tau Int’l Honor Society of Nursing, Alpha Lambda Chapter
 
American Public Health Association

National Asian Women’s Health Organization 

 

2008-present

2001-present

2001-present


1998-present

1995-present

1999-2001

1996-2001

1995-2001


1994-2001

1997-2000

 

SERVICE, ADMINISTRATIVE AND ACADEMIC 

University activities

Faculty Council on Multicultural Affairs
2008-present

Annual Distinguished Faculty Lectureship Selection Committee
2009, 2010, 2011

Filipino American Student Association
Member, 2010-present

Faculty Senate
Member, 2002-2008

University of Washington Alumni Association
Multicultural Alumni Partnership, Board Member, 2002-2003

Graduate Opportunities Minority Achievement Program
Faculty/Staff Advisory Board Member, 2002-2008

School of Nursing activities

BSN Honor’s Program Coordinator 
BSN Level Coordinator 

Governance Workgroup 

Faculty Council

Sustainable Academic Business Plan Think Tank 

Academic-Community Partnerships Workgroup 

Graduate Opportunities Minority Achievement Program 
 

2009-present


2008-present

2011-present

2011-present

2011

2011

Family and Child Departmental activities

FCN Search Committee 

Family Course Development Task Force (NURS 415/416)

2008, 2009, 2012

2002-2004

Dissertation Committees

Hyang In Cho (2002).  
Seriously mentally ill Korean immigrants: The essence of their lived experience. University of Illinois at Chicago.

Young Me Lee (2003).  
Depression among elderly Korean immigrants: an exploratory study. Rush University.

Christine Stevens (2004). 
Being Healthy among Adolescent Women who are Parenting. University of Washington.

Jorgia Connor (2010). 
Health status among F/Philipino immigrant nurses in the United States. University of Illinois at Chicago.

Seieun Oh (2012). 
Becoming a strong mother: immigrant Korean women's transition to working single mothers. University of Washington.

YoungRan Yang (2012). 
Spousal transmission of HIV among married women in Cambodia: from the experience of the HIV-infected Cambodian women. University of Washington.

Ichun Liu (present). 
Factors influencing the dietary acculturation process in recent Chinese immigrant mothers in Seattle. University of Washington.

DNP Committees

Kelly Kollistad (2011), Member
Megan Vaughan (2011), Member
Jacqui Justus (2012), Member
Cara Shina (2012), Chair
Kelsey Hupp (2013), Member
Michelle Sakoda (2013) Chair

Masters Thesis Committees

Charlene Oyutega (2003). 
Cultural Adaptation and Stress among immigrant Yoruba women. University of Washington.

Maia Kelley (2004). 
Anitibiotic usage in Vietnamese Immigrant Families. University of Washington.

Madonna Gordon (2005). 
Transcultural Nursing Practices of Nurses and PNPs Providing Care to Multiethnic Pediatric Patients: A Literature Review and Educational In-service. University of Washington.

Josephine Ashley (2005). 
SIDS in Native American Infants/Mothers. University of Washington.

Genghis Navarro (2006). 
Filipino American Caregiving. University of Washington.

Louisa Shih (2007)  
Depression in Chinese American Elderly. University of Washington.

Elizabeth Kang (2008)
Unintended Second Pregnancies in Adolescent Girls, University of Washington, Chair.

Undergraduate Honor’s Advising

Allison Gienger (2011). Utilization of School Health Nursing Services, University of Washington

COURSES TAUGHT

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

NURS 205 Nursing as a Career in Contemporary Society (New Course Development and Course Director), 2011, 2012

NURS 599 Independent Study, Family Research in Asian Immigrant Families, 2012

NURS 599 Independent Study, Dietary Acculturation in Asians: Theory and Measurement, 2009, 2010

NURS 419 Transition to Professional Practice (New course development and Course coordinator), 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

NCLIN 302 Health Assessment (Clinical Instructor), 2009-2010, 2012

NCLIN 411 Transition to Professional Practice (New course development and Course coordinator), 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

NCLIN 411 Transition to Professional Nursing (Consultant, Connected Teaching Facilitator), 2007-2008

NURS 201 Human Growth and Development (Course Director), 2006-2013

NURS 599 Independent Study, Acculturation in Asian Families, 2007, 2008

NMETH 403 Introduction to Research in Nursing (Course director, Undergraduate Course) 2005-2012

NURS 416/416 Nursing Care of Child-bearing and Child-Rearing Families (Instructor, 2 clinical sections, Undergraduate Course), 2004

NURS 451: Connecting with Families during Transitions, (Seminar Discussion Leader, Undergraduate Course), 2001-2002

NURS 408/451 Nursing Care of Families in the Community (Seminar Discussion Leader, Undergraduate Course), 2002

Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago, IL

NSG 404: Community Health Nursing (Course director, Undergraduate course), 2000-2001

NUR 404 Community Health Nursing Clinical (Undergraduate course), 2000-2001

NUR 532A Community Health Assessment (Course director, Master’s course), 1999-2000

NUR 541 Community Health Practicum (Master’s course), 1999-2000

HSM 510 Health Care Delivery in the US (Discussion group leader, multi-disciplinary course), 1999-2000

NUR 575 Epidemiology (Master’s course, Internet), 2000

NUR 501Concepts, Models and Theories in Nursing (Master’s course, Internet), 1999

Community Service

Vision and Hearing Screening
Seattle Public Schools
Seattle, WA

Board of Managers
University Family YMCA
Seattle, WA

Board of Directors
International Community Health Services, Seattle, WA

Coordinator
Chinese American Service League Health Fair,
Chicago, IL

Board of Directors, Vice President, Programs Japanese American Service Committee, Chicago, IL

Board Member
Japanese American Service Committee, Chicago, IL

Volunteer
Bi-annual Health Screening Fair
Japanese American Service Committee, Chicago, IL

2006, 2011-2012



2011-2012



2003-Dec, 2009


May, 2001



1999-2001


1997-2001


1999-2000