Publications

Publications

I. Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

† denotes a graduate student advisee/graduate student collaborator at time of publication 

  • Kim, G., & Lee, M.-A. (in press). Age discrimination and suicidal ideation among Korean older adults. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. dot: 10.1016/j.jagp.2019.12.002 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., Wang, S., & Sellbom, M. (in press). Measurement equivalence of the subjective well-being scale among racially/ethnically diverse older adults. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences. doi:10.1093/geronb/gby110 [PubMed] [SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., Choi, S., & Lyu, J. (in press). Body mass index and trajectories of cognitive decline among older Korean adults. Aging and Mental Health.  doi: 10.1080/13607863.2018.1550628 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Choi, S., McDonough, I., Kim, M., & Kim, G. (in press). The association between the number of chronic health conditions and advance care planning varies by race/ethnicity. Aging and Mental Health. doi:10.1080/13607863.2018.1533521 [PubMed[SSCI]  
  • Wang. S.,† Kim, G. (in press). The impact of physical and-mental comorbidity on subjective well-being among older adults. Clinical Gerontologist. doi: 10.1080/07317115.2019.1580810 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Bae, S.,† & Kim, G. (2019). The association between self-reported sensory impairment and cognitive function among Korean older adults. Journal of the Korea Gerontological Society, 39(2), 389-404.  doi: 10.31888/JKGS.2019.39.2.389 (in Korean) [Scholar[KCI] 

  • Bae, S.,† & Kim, G. (2019). The moderating effect of sleep quality on the relationship between working patterns and mental health among Korean older workers. Health and Social Welfare Review, 39(4), 11-40. doin: 10.15709/hswr.2019.39.4.11 (in Korean) [Scholar[KCI] 

  • Bryant, A., & Kim, G. (2019). Regional and racial/ethnic variations in alcohol consumption among older adults. Aging and Mental Health, 23(11), 1503-1509doi:10.1080/13607863.2018.1506746 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Choi, S., McDonough, I., Kim, M., Kim, G. (2019). Estate planning among older Americans: The moderating role of race and ethnicity. Financial Planning Review, 2, e1058. doi: 10.1002/cfp2.1058 [PubMed] [KCI]

     

  • Choi, M.,† & Kim, G. (2019). The effect of relative handgrip strength on cognitive function: The moderating roles of paid employment status and social activity. Journal of the Korea Gerontological Society, 39(3), 549-567.  doi: 10.31888/JKGS.2019.39.3.549 (in Korean) [Scholar[KCI]

  • Jang, U.,† & Kim, G. (2019). The role of niacin intake in the relationship between household income and depressive symptoms among Korean older adults: Results from the Korea National Health and Nutrition SurveyJournal of the Korea Gerontological Society, 39(4), 847-859.  doi: 10.31888/JKGS.2019.39.4.185 (in Korean) [Scholar[KCI] 

  • Kim, G., Allen, R. S., Wang, S. Y.,† Park, S.,† Perkins, E.A., & Parmelee, P. (2019). The impact of multiple caregiving roles on subjective physical and mental health status among older adults: Racial/ethnic differences existed. The Gerontologist, 59(3), 499-508.  doi: 10.1093/geront/gnx196 [PubMed[SSCI]

  • Kim, G., Kim, M., Park, S.,† Jimenez, D. E., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2019). Limited English proficiency and trajectories of depressive symptoms among Mexican American elders. The Gerontologist, 59(5), 856-864. doi:10.1093/geront/gny032 [PubMed] [SSCI] 
  • Kim, J., Ford, K. L.† Kim, G. (2019). Geographic disparities in the relation between English proficiency and health insurance status among older Latino and Asian immigrants. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 34(1), 1-13doi: 10.1007/s10823-019-09366-8  [PubMed] [SCOPUS] 
  • Lyu, J., Min, J., Kim, G. (2019). Trajectories of cognitive decline by widowhood status among Korean older adults. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 34, 1582-1589. doi: 10.1002/gps5168 [PubMed] [SSCI]
  • Park, S.,† Kim, G. (2019). Factor structures of reasons for immigration among older Asian and Latino immigrants in the United States. Innovation in Aging, 3(4), igz039. doi: 10.1093/geroni/igz039 [PubMed]

  • Kim, G., Parmelee, P., Bryant, A.N., Crowther, M.R., Park, S.†, Parton, J.M., & Chae, D.H. (2017). Geographic region matters in the relation between perceived racial discrimination and psychiatric disorders among Black older adults. The Gerontologist, 57(6), 1142-1147. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnw129 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., Dautovich, N., Ford, K. L.†, Jimenez, D., Cook, B. L., Allman, R., & Parmelee, P. (2017). Geographic variation in mental health care disparities among racially/ethnically diverse adults with psychiatric disorders. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 52(8), 939-948. doi: 10.1007/s00127-017-1401-1. [PubMed[SSCI]                                                                                                                                                                       (*Note: Award winning paper for the 2016 Charles Barkley Health Disparities Research Investigator Award – First Place)
  • Kim, G. & Park, S.† (2017). Aging and mental health disparities research: Implications for Korean gerontological research. Korean Journal of Research in Gerontology, 26(1), 47-60. (In Korean) [Earticle]
  • Jimenez, D. E., Schmidt, A. C., Kim, G., & Cook, B. (2017). Impact of comorbid mental health needs on racial/ethnic disparities in general medical care utilization among older adults. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 32(8), 909-921.  doi: 10.1002/gps.4546 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jung, S.E., Bishop, A., Kim, M., Hermann, J., Kim, G., & Lawrence, J. (2017). Nutritional status of rural older adults is linked to physical and emotional health.  Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 117(6), 851-858. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2017.01.013 [PubMed[SCI] 
  • Jung, S.E., Bishop, A., Kim, M., Hermann, J., Kim, G., & Lawrence, J. (2017). Does depressive affect mediate the relationship between self-care capacity and nutritional status among rural older adults?: A structural equation modeling approach. Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics, 36(1), 63-74. doi: 10.1080/21551197.2017.1281785  [PubMed[SCOPUS] 
  • Kim, G., DeCoster, J., Bryant, A.N., & Ford, K. L. (2016). Measurement equivalence of the K6 scale: The effects of race/ethnicity and langauge. Assessment, 23(6), 758-768. doi: 10.1177/1073191115599639 [PubMed[SSCI]
  • Cook, B., Kim, G., Lock, K., Chen, C.-N., Nillni, A., & Alegria, M. (2016). Measuring geographic “Hot Spots” of racial/ethnic disparities: an application to mental health care. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 27(2), 663-684. doi: 10.1007/s11126-016-9418-2  [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Choi, S.H., Kim, G., & Lee, S. (2016). Effects of U.S.-nativity, length of residence, and county-level foreign-born density on mental health. Psychiatric Quarterly, 87(4), 675-688. doi: 10.1007/s11126-016-9418-2  [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Huang, C.-H., Crowther, M., Allen, R. S., DeCoster, J., Kim, G., Azuero, C., Ang, X., & Kvale, E. (2016). Feasibility and efficacy of a pilot intervention to increase advance care planning among African Americans. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 19(2), 164-173.  doi: 10.1089/jpm.2015.0334  [PubMed[SCI Expanded] 
  • Teresi, J.A., Ocepek-Welikson, K., Kleinman, M., Ramirez, M., & Kim, G. (2016). Measurement equivalence of the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System® (PROMIS®) Anxiety short forms in ethnically diverse groups. Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling, 58(1), 182-219. 
  • Teresi, J.A., Ocepek-Welikson, K., Kleinman, M., Ramirez, M., & Kim, G. (2016). Psychometric properties and performance of the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) Depression short forms in ethnically diverse groups. Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling, 58(1), 141-181.  
  • Jimenez, D.E., Cook, B., Kim, G., Reynolds, C.F., Alegria, M., Coe-Odess, S., & Bartels, S.J. (2015). Relationship between general illness and mental health service use and expenditures among racially-ethnically diverse adults ≥65 years. Psychiatric Services, 66(7), 727-733. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.201400246 [PubMed[SSCI]
  • Bryant, A. N.†, Ford, K. L.†, & Kim, G. (2014). Racial/ethnic variations in the relation between body mass index and cognitive function among older adults. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 22(7), 653-660. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2013.08.006 [PubMed[SSCI]  
  • Chiriboga, D.A., Jang, Y., Molinari, V., Kim, G., & Ko, J.E. (2014). Recalled attributes of parents with Alzheimer’s disease: Relevance for caregiving. Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine, 2(1), 1038-1052. doi: 10.1080/21642850.2014.971800 [SCOPUS] 
  • Kim, G., Parton, J. M., Ford, K. L.,†Bryant, A. N.,† Shim, R., & Parmelee, P. (2014). Geographic and racial-ethnic differences in satisfaction with and perceived benefits from mental health services. Psychiatric Services. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.201300440 [PubMed[SSCI]    
  • Kim, G., Parmelee, P., DeCoster, J., Bryant, A. N.†, & Chiriboga, D. A. (2014). The relation between body mass index and self-rated mental health among older adults: Do racial/ethnic differences exist? American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 22(7), 661-669. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2012.08.011 [PubMed[SSCI]    
  • Kim, G., Sellbom, M., & Ford, K. L.† (2014). Race/ethnicity and measurement equivalence of the Everyday Discrimination Scale. Psychological Assessment, 26(3), 892-900. doi: 10.1037/a0036431 [PubMed[SSCI]    
  • Shim, R. S., Druss, B. G., Zhang, S., Kim, G., Oderinde, A., Shoyinka, S., & Rust, G. (2014). Emergency department utilization among Medicaid beneficiaries with schizophrenia and diabetes: The consequences of increasing medical complexity. Schizophrenia Research, 152, 490-497. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2013.12.002 [PubMed[SSCI]   
  • Bryant, A. N.†, & Kim, G. (2013). The relation between acculturation and alcohol consumption patterns among older Asian and Hispanic immigrants. Aging and Mental Health, 17(2), 129-139. doi: 10.5430/jnep.v3n7p129 [PubMed[SSCI]   
  • Bryant, A. N.†, & Kim, G. (2013). The relation between frequency of binge drinking and psychological distress among older adult drinkers. Journal of Aging and Health, 17(2), 129-139. doi: 10.1177/0898264313499933 [PubMed[SSCI]   
  • Ford, K. L.†, Bryant, A. N.†, & Kim, G. (2013). Age differences in satisfaction with and perceived benefit from mental health services: Results from the Collaborative Psychiatric Epidemiology Surveys. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 28,831-840. doi: 10.1002/gps.3889 [PubMed[SSCI]  
  • Kim, G., DeCoster, J., Huang, C.-H.†,& Bryant, A. N.† (2013). A meta-analysis of the factor structure of the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS): The effects of language. International Psychogeriatrics, 25, 71-81.doi:10.1017/S1041610212001421 [PubMed] [SSCI]    
  • Kim, G., Parton, J. M., DeCoster, J., Bryant, A. N.†, Ford, K. L.†, & Parmelee, P. (2013). Regional variation of racial disparities in mental health service use among older adults. The Gerontologist, 53(4), 618-626. doi:10.1093/geront/gns107 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Ma, G. X., Wang, M. Q., Ma, X. S., Kim, G., Toubbeh, J., & Shive, S. (2013). The sociocultural health behavioral model and disparities in colorectal cancer screening among Chinese Americans. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 3(7), 71-81. doi:10.1017/S1041610212001421 [Abstract]
  • Bryant, A. N.†, & Kim, G. (2012). Racial/ethnic differences in prevalence and correlates of binge drinking among older adults. Aging and Mental Health, 16, 208-217. doi:10.1080/13607863.2011.615735  [PubMed[SSCI]  
  • Jang, Y., Park, N. S., Kim, G., Kwag, K. H., Rho, S., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2012). The association between self-rated mental health and symptoms of depression in Korean American older adults. Aging and Mental Health, 16, 481-485. doi:10.1080/13607863.2011.628981 [PubMed[SSCI]  
  • Kim, G., Bryant, A. N.†, Goins, R. T., Worley, C. B.†, & Chiriboga, D. A. (2012). Disparities in health status and health care access and use between older American Indians and Alaska Natives and non-Hispanic Whites in California. Journal of Aging and Health, 24, 799-811. doi:10.1177/0898264312444309 [PubMed[SSCI]
  • Kim, G., Bryant, A. N.†,& Parmelee, P. (2012). Racial/ethnic differences in serious psychological distress among older adults in California. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 27, 1070-1077. doi:10.1002/gps.2825 [PubMed[SSCI]    
  • Kim, G., Chiriboga, D. A., Bryant, A. N.†, Huang, C.-H.†, Crowther, M., & Ma, G. X. (2012). Self-rated mental health among Asian American adults: Association with psychiatric disorders. Asian American Journal of Psychology, 3, 44-52. doi:10.1037/a0024318 [APA PsycNet[SSCI]  
  • *Kim, G., DeCoster, J., Huang, C.-H.†,& Parmelee, P. (2012). Health disparities grants funded by National Institute on Aging (NIA): Trends between 2000 and 2010. The Gerontologist, 52, 748-758. doi:10.1093/geront/GNS035 [PubMed[SSCI]                                                                                    (*Note: Award winning paper for the 2012 Charles Barkley Health Disparities Research Investigator Award – First Place)
  • Kim, G., Ford, K. L.†, Chiriboga, D. A., & Sorkin, D. H. (2012). Racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare use, delayed care, and management of diabetes mellitus in older adults in California. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 60, 2319-2325. doi:10.1111/jgs.12003 [PubMed[SSCI]  
  • Kim, G., Jang, Y., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2012). Personal views about aging among Korean American older adults: The role of physical health, social network, and acculturation. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 27, 139-148. doi:10.1007/s10823-012-9165-2 [PubMed] [SCOPUS]    
  • Oliver, J. S., Worley, C. B.†, DeCoster, J., Palardy, L., Kim, G., Reddy, A., & Allen, R. S. (2012). Disparities in colorectal cancer screening behaviors: Implications for African American men. Gastroenterology Nursing, 35, 93-98. doi:10.1097/SGA.0b013e31824e2d7a [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Hahn, E. A.†, Kim, G.,& Chiriboga, D. A. (2011). Acculturation and depressive symptoms among Mexican American elders new to the caregiving role: Results from the Hispanic-EPESE. Journal of Aging and Health, 23, 417-432. doi:10.1177/0898264310380454 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2011). Gender differences in depressive symptoms among older Korean American immigrants. Social Work in Public Health, 26, 1-14. doi:10.1080/10911350902987003 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Shin, J., Cho, S., Kim, G., & Chiriboga, D. (2011). The interactive role of chronic medical conditions and sleep disturbance in predicting depressive symptoms among Korean American older adults. Aging and Mental Health, 15, 198-203. doi:10.1080/13607860903493366 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., Aguado Loi, C. X., Chiriboga, D. A., Jang, Y., Parmelee, P., & Allen, R. S. (2011). Limited English proficiency as a barrier to mental health service use: A study of Latino and Asian immigrants with psychiatric disorders. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 45, 104-110. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2010.04.031 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., DeCoster, J., Huang, C.-H.†,& Chiriboga, D.A. (2011). Race/ethnicity and the factor structure of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale: A meta-analysis. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 17, 381-396. doi:10.1037/a0025434 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., Worley, C. B.†, Allen, R. S., Vinson, L.†, Crowther, M., Parmelee, P., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2011). Vulnerability of older Latino and Asian immigrants with limited English proficiency. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 59, 1246-1252. doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.2011.03483.x [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Chiriboga, D. A., Kim, G., & Rhew, S. (2010). Perceived discrimination, sense of control, and depressive symptoms among Korean American older adults. Asian American Journal of Psychology, 1(2), 129-135. doi:10.1037/a0019967 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2010). Knowledge of Alzheimer’s Disease, feelings of shame, and awareness of services among Korean American elders. Journal of Aging and Health, 22(4), 419-433. doi:10.1177/0898264309360672 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G. (2010). Measuring depression in a multicultural society: Conceptual issues and research recommendations. Hallym International Journal of Aging, 12, 27-46. doi:10.2190/HA.12.1.c [Abstract
  • Kim, G., Chiriboga, D. A., Jang, Y., Lee, S., Huang, C.-H.†, & Parmelee, P. (2010). Health status of older Asian Americans in California. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 58, 2003-2008. doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03034.x [PubMed] [SSCI]  
  • Kim, G., Jang, Y., Chiriboga, D. A., Ma, G. X., & Schonfeld, L. (2010). Factors associated with mental health service use in Latino and Asian immigrant elders. Aging and Mental Health, 14, 535-542. doi:10.1080/13607860903311758 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Chiriboga, D. A., Kim, G., & Cho, S. (2009). Changes in perceived health and depressive symptoms: A longitudinal analysis with older Korean Americans. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 11, 7-11. doi:10.1007/s10903-007-9112-4 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2009). Factors affecting nursing home use of older Whites and Hispanics: A review of the characteristics of care recipients and caregivers. Hallym International Journal of Aging, 14, 49-64. doi:10.2190/HA.11.1.d [Abstract]
  • *Kim, G., Chiriboga, D. A., & Jang, Y. (2009). Cultural equivalence in depressive symptoms in older White, Black, and Mexican American adults. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 57, 790-796. doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.2009.02188.x [PubMed] [SSCI]                                                  (*Note: Award winning paper for the 2008 Gerontological Society of America Behavioral and Social Sciences Outstanding Dissertation Award) 
  • Jang, Y., Chiriboga, D. A., Kim, G., & Phillips, K. (2008). Depressive symptoms in four racial/ethnic groups: The Survey of Older Floridians (SOF). Research on Aging, 30, 488-502. doi:10.1177/0164027508316617 [Abstract[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G., Chiriboga, D., & Cho, S. (2008). Willingness to use a nursing home: A study of Korean American elders. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 27, 110-117. doi: 10.1177/0733464807307313 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Chiriboga, D. A., Jang, Y., Banks, S., & Kim, G.(2007). Acculturation and its effect on symptom structure in a sample of Mexican American elders. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 29, 83-100. doi:10.1177/0739986306295875 [Abstract[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G., Chiriboga, D. A., & King-Kallimanis, B. (2007). A bidimensional model of acculturation for Korean American older adults. Journal of Aging Studies, 21, 267-275. doi:10.1016/j.jaging.2006.10.004 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G., Hansen, L., & Chiriboga, D. A. (2007). Attitudes of older Korean Americans toward mental health services. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 55, 616-620. doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.2007.01125.x [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Chiriboga, D. A., & Kim, G. (2006). Culture and depressive symptom reports. Korean Gerontological Research, 15, 51-73. (In Korean)
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G.,& Chiriboga, D. A. (2006). Health perception and depressive symptoms among Korean American older adults. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 21, 91-102. doi:10.1007/s10823-006-9026-y [PubMed[SCOPUS] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G.,& Chiriboga, D. A. (2006). Correlates of sense of control among Korean American older immigrants: Financial status, physical health constraints and environmental challenges. International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 63, 173-186. doi:10.2190/9QMQ-TG4A-1LDC-CNRR [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G.,& Chiriboga, D. A. (2005). Health, healthcare utilization, and satisfaction with service: Barriers and facilitators for older Korean-Americans. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 53, 1613-1617. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53518.x [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Jang, Y., Kim, G.,& Chiriboga, D. A. (2005). Acculturation and manifestation of depressive symptoms among Korean American older adults. Aging and Mental Health, 9, 500-507. doi: 10.1080/13607860500193021 [PubMed[SSCI] 
  • Kim, G., Shin, S. J., & Choi, H. K. (2003). Life styles and value systems in different generations of Korean people. Journal of Korean Home Management Association, 21(3), 87-99. (In Korean) [Abstract[KCI]  

II. Other Publications

  • Kim, G. (2013, January/February). Asian American mental health status varies widely down ethnic lines. Aging Today, 35(1), pp. 13. [Web Version]