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Simona C Kwon, M.P.H., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor;
Departments of Population Health, Medicine (Medicine), Asian American Health (Community Health & Rsch Inst ) and Deans Office (Honors Program)

Contact Info

Translational Science Building
VZN 550 First Ave Floor 8th Floor Room Suite 844
Translational Research Building
New York, NY 10016


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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -


Integrating community health workers within patient protection and affordable care act implementation
Islam, Nadia; Nadkarni, Smiti Kapadia; Zahn, Deborah; Skillman, Megan; Kwon, Simona C; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2015 Jan-Feb;21(1):42-50, Journal of public health management & practice
— id: 1360522, year: 2015, vol: 21, page: 42, stat: Journal Article,

Weighing in on the hidden Asian American obesity epidemic
Yi, Stella S; Kwon, Simona C; Wyatt, Laura; Islam, Nadia; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2015 Jan;:440-448, Preventive medicine (1972)
— id: 1440072, year: 2015, vol: , page: 440, stat: Journal Article,

Recommendations for implementing policy, systems, and environmental improvements to address chronic diseases in asian americans, native hawaiians, and pacific islanders
Arista, Pedro; Tepporn, Ed; Kwon, Simona; Rideout, Catlin; Patel, Shilpa; Chung, Marianne; Bautista, Roxanna; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau; Ko-Chin, Kathy
2014 ;11:E202-E202 E202, Preventing chronic disease
— id: 1360472, year: 2014, vol: 11, page: E202, stat: Journal Article,

Diabetes prevention in the New York City Sikh Asian Indian community: a pilot study
Islam, Nadia S; Zanowiak, Jennifer M; Wyatt, Laura C; Kavathe, Rucha; Singh, Hardayal; Kwon, Simona C; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2014 May;11(5):5462-5486, International journal of environmental research & public health
— id: 1067452, year: 2014, vol: 11, page: 5462, stat: Journal Article,

Chronic Hepatitis B and Liver Cancer Risks among Asian Immigrants in New York City: Results from a Large, Community-Based Screening, Evaluation, and Treatment Program
Pollack, Henry J; Kwon, Simona C; Wang, Su H; Wyatt, Laura C; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2014 Nov;23(11):2229-2239, Cancer epidemiology biomarkers & prevention
— id: 1342002, year: 2014, vol: 23, page: 2229, stat: Journal Article,

Health-related quality of life and health behaviors in a population-based sample of older, foreign-born, chinese american adults living in new york city
Wyatt, Laura C; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau; Islam, Nadia S; Kwon, Simona C
2014 Oct;41(1 Suppl):98S-107S, Health education & behavior
— id: 1283712, year: 2014, vol: 41, page: 98S, stat: Journal Article,

Diabetes and associated risk factors among asian american subgroups in new york city
Islam, Nadia S; Wyatt, Laura C; Kapadia, Smiti B; Rey, Mariano J; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau; Kwon, Simona C
2013 Jan;36(1):e5-e5 e5, Diabetes care
— id: 214302, year: 2013, vol: 36, page: e5, stat: Journal Article,

A randomized-controlled, pilot intervention on diabetes prevention and healthy lifestyles in the new york city korean community
Islam, Nadia S; Zanowiak, Jennifer M; Wyatt, Laura C; Chun, Kay; Lee, Linda; Kwon, Simona C; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2013 Dec;38(6):1030-1041, Journal of community health
— id: 614182, year: 2013, vol: 38, page: 1030, stat: Journal Article,

Smoking Among Asian Americans: Acculturation and Gender in the Context of Tobacco Control Policies in New York City
Li, Shijian; Kwon, Simona C; Weerasinghe, Isha; Rey, Mariano J; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2013 May;:18S-28S, Health promotion practice
— id: 365422, year: 2013, vol: , page: 18S, stat: Journal Article,

Developing the community empowered research training program: building research capacity for community-initiated and community-driven research
Kwon, Simona; Rideout, Catlin; Tseng, Winston; Islam, Nadia; Cook, Won Kim; Ro, Marguerite; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2012 Spring;6(1):43-52, Progress in community health partnerships : research, education, & action
— id: 169481, year: 2012, vol: 6, page: 43, stat: Journal Article,

Role of federal policy in building research infrastructure among emerging minorities: the Asian American experience
Trinh-Shevrin, Chau; Ro, Marguerite; Tseng, Winston; Islam, Nadia Shilpi; Rey, Mariano J; Kwon, Simona C
2012 Spring;6(1):83-93, Progress in community health partnerships : research, education, & action
— id: 365452, year: 2012, vol: 6, page: 83, stat: Journal Article,

A comprehensive screening and treatment model for reducing disparities in hepatitis B
Pollack, Henry; Wang, Su; Wyatt, Laura; Peng, Chia-Hui; Wan, Kejia; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau; Chun, Kay; Tsang, Thomas; Kwon, Simona
2011 Oct;30(10):1974-1983, Health affairs
— id: 140022, year: 2011, vol: 30, page: 1974, stat: Journal Article,

The asian american hepatitis B program: building a coalition to address hepatitis B health disparities
Trinh-Shevrin, Chau; Pollack, Henry J; Tsang, Thomas; Park, Jihyun; Ramos, Mary Ruchel; Islam, Nadia; Wang, Su; Chun, Kay; Sim, Shao-Chee; Pong, Perry; Rey, Mariano Jose; Kwon, Simona C
2011 Fall;5(3):261-271, Progress in community health partnerships : research, education, & action
— id: 143334, year: 2011, vol: 5, page: 261, stat: Journal Article,

Evaluation of community-academic partnership functioning: center for the elimination of hepatitis B health disparities
Vandevanter, Nancy; Kwon, Simona; Sim, Shao-Chee; Chun, Kay; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2011 Fall;5(3):223-233, Progress in community health partnerships : research, education, & action
— id: 155624, year: 2011, vol: 5, page: 223, stat: Journal Article,

Methodological issues in the collection, analysis, and reporting of granular data in Asian American populations: historical challenges and potential solutions
Islam, Nadia Shilpi; Khan, Suhaila; Kwon, Simona; Jang, Deeana; Ro, Marguerite; Trinh-Shevrin, Chau
2010 Nov;21(4):1354-1381, Journal of health care for the poor & underserved
— id: 135075, year: 2010, vol: 21, page: 1354, stat: Journal Article,

Cancer screening practices of Asian American physicians in New York City
Bodle, Ethan E; Islam, Nadia; Kwon, Simona C; Zojwalla, Naseem; Ahsan, Habibul; Senie, Ruby T
2008 Jun;10(3):239-246, Journal of immigrant & minority health
— id: 83573, year: 2008, vol: 10, page: 239, stat: Journal Article,

Breast and cervical cancer screening among South Asian women in New York City
Islam, Nadia; Kwon, Simona C; Senie, Ruby; Kathuria, Navneet
2006 Jul;8(3):211-221, Journal of immigrant & minority health
— id: 66698, year: 2006, vol: 8, page: 211, stat: Journal Article,

New York AANCART: using participatory research to address the health needs of South Asian and Korean Americans in New York City
Islam, Nadia; Kwon, Simona C; Ahsan, Habibul; Senie, Ruby T
2005 Dec 15;104(12 Suppl):2931-2936, Cancer
— id: 61847, year: 2005, vol: 104, page: 2931, stat: Journal Article,