Jung Lyun Kim, PhD, RN-BC

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Jung Lyun Kim

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-625-4470

Office Address:
6-152 Weaver-Densford Hall

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

PhD, College of Nursing, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL., 2017

BS, Chungnam National University, Daejon, Korea, 1993



Research Summary/Interests

  • Discovering biomarkers to develop therapeutic interventions to mitigate disease burdens in adults with immunometabolic diseases
  • Characterizing immunometabolic mechanisms underlying symptoms and disease progress in people with type 2 diabetes
  • Meaningful use of nursing data from electronic health records

Statement of Advising Philosophy & Expectations for PhD Students

Statement of Advising Philosophy


  • Kim, J., Macieira, T., Bjarnadottir, R., Citty, S., Nealis, R., Schentrup, D., Smith, M., Ansell, M. Meyer, S., & Keenan, G. Towards implementing SNOMED CT in nursing practice: A scoping review (2020). International Journal of Medical Informatics.134:104035, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2019.104035
  • Kim, J., Lyon, D., Weaver, M. T., Keenan, G., & Stechmiller, J. (2019). Demographics, Psychological Distress and Pain from Pressure Injury. Nursing Research. 68 (5), 339-347, doi: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000357
  • Kim, J.,Lyon, D., Weaver, M. T., Keenan, G., & Chen, X. (2019). The role of psychological distress in the relationship between the severity of pressure injury and pain intensity in hospitalized adults. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 75 (6), 1219-1228. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/jan.13913
  • Stechmiller, J., Lyon, D., Schultz, G., Gibson, D., Weaver, M. T., Wilkie, D., Ferrell, A., Whitney, J., Kim, J., & Millan, S. B. (2019). Biobehavioral mechanisms associated with non-healing wounds and psychoneurologic symptoms [pain, cognitive dysfunction, fatigue, depression and anxiety] in older individuals with Chronic Venous Leg Ulcers. Biological Research for Nursing.21(4), 407-419. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1099800419853881
  • Ahn, H., Weaver, M., Lyon, D., Kim, J., Choi, E., Staud, R., & Fillingim, R. B. (2017). Differences in clinical pain and experimental pain sensitivity between Asian Americans and whites with knee osteoarthritis. The Clinical Journal of Pain, 33(2), 174-180. DOI:10.1097/AJP.0000000000000378
  • Kim, J., Ahn, H., Lyon, D., & Stechmiller, J. (2016).Building a biopsychosocial conceptual framework to explore pressure ulcer pain for hospitalized patients. Healthcare, 4(1), 7. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/healthcare4010007


Board Certifications

American Nurses Credentialing Center, Medical-Surgical Nursing, 2015