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Park, Bo Young

Park, Bo Young, M.D., Ph.D.(full-time professor)
Faculty Appointment
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Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Control and Population Health, NCC-GCSP
Area of Expertise
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Previous Appointment(s) Held
Associate Scientist, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center (2012-present)
Fellowship, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center (2011)
Residency, Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine (2008-2010)
Internship,Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea(2006)
Educational Background
2012 Seoul National University; College of Medicine; Seoul, Korea; Ph.D.
2010 Seoul National University; College of Medicine; Seoul, Korea; M.S.
2006 Catholic University of Daegu; College of Medicine; Deagu. Korea; M.D.
Research Interests (Please place in paragraph form)
Dr. Park's research is interested in cancer epidemiology and clinical epidemiology, mostly hospital based case-control studies and population based studies.She is particularly focused on developing risk assessment tool to identify high risk individuals whom will be targeted in public and clinical interventions. Additional research interests include risk behaviors and associated factors in high risk individuals such as Hepatitis B carriers, BRCA1/2 mutation carriers, or cancer survivors.
International Collaboration
Member, Korean Society of Epidemiology
Member, Korean Society for Preventive Medicine
2017 SCI Reproductive factors as risk modifiers of breast cancer in BRCA mutation carriers and high-risk non-carriers: Oncotarget. Online:Published (5.168)

2017 기타 Association Between Health Behaviors and Family History of Cancer in Cancer Survivors: Data From the Korean Genome and Epidemiology Study.: Journal of Cancer Prevention. 22(3):166~173 ()

2017 기타 Cancer screening rate in diabetic patients in the Korean Population; Results from Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination survey (KNHANES) 2007-2009: Epidemiology and Health. IN:PRINT ()

2017 SCI-E Risky Lifestyle Behaviors Among Gastric Cancer Survivors Compared with Matched Non-cancer Controls: Results from Baseline Result of Community Based Cohort Study.: Cancer Research & Treatment. Online:Published (3.772)

2017 SCI-E The Korean Study of Women's Health-Related Issues (K-Stori): Rationale and Study Design.: BMC Public Health. 17(1):609~609 (2.265)

2017 SCI Diagnostic performance of initial serum albumin level for predicting in-hospital mortality among aspiration pneumonia patients.: American Journal of Emergency Medicine. Online:Published (1.494)

2017 SCI-E Stages of Adoption for FOBT and Colonoscopy Tests for Colorectal Cancer Screening in Korea.: Cancer Research and Treatment. :1~12 ()

2017 SCI Characteristics of BRCA1/2 mutations carriers including large genomic rearrangements in high risk breast cancer patients: Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 163(1):139~150 (3.626)

2017 SCI Effectiveness of the Korean National Cancer Screening Program in Reducing Gastric Cancer Mortality: Gastroenterology. 152(6):1319~1328 (18.392)

2017 기타 Cancer mortality-to-incidence ratio as an indicator of cancer management outcomes in Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development countries.: Epidemiol Health. Online:Published ()

2016 SCI-E Trends in Participation Rates for the National Cancer Screening Program in Korea, 2002-2012.: Cancer Research and Treatment. 49(3):798~806 (4.245)

2016 SCI Predictive value of the National Early Warning Score-Lactate for mortality and the need for critical care among general emergency department patients.: Journal Of Critical Care. 36:60~68 (2.445)

2016 SSCI Associations of perceived risk and cancer worry for colorectal cancer with screening behavior: Journal of Health Psychology. Online:Published (2.01)

2016 SCI-E Performance of the Fecal Immunochemical Test for Colorectal Cancer Screening Using Different Stool-Collection Devices: Preliminary Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial.: Gut and Liver. 10(6):925~931 (2)

2016 SCI-E Metabolic syndrome in breast cancer survivors with high carbohydrate consumption: The first report in community setting: Clinical Nutrition. Online:Published (4.487)

2016 SCI-E National Endoscopy Quality Improvement Program Remains Suboptimal in Korea: Gut and Liver. 10(5):699~705 (2)

2016 SCI-E Clinically Significant Unclassified Variants in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Genes Among Korean Breast Cancer Patients: Cancer Research and Treatment. Online:Published (4.245)

2016 SCI-E Effectiveness of on-site education for quality assurance of screening ultrasonography for hepatocellular carcinoma.: Medical Ultrasonography. 18(3):275~280 (1.167)

2016 SCI-E Health Behaviors and Associated Sociodemographic Factors in Cervical Cancer Survivors Compared with Matched Non-Cancer Controls.: PLoS One. 11(8):e0160682~e0160682 (3.057)

2016 SCI Diagnostic performance of initial serum lactate for predicting bacteremia in female patients with acute pyelonephritis.: American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 34(8):1359~1363 (1.504)

2016 SCI-E Oral Contraceptive Use, Micronutrient Deficiency, and Obesity among Premenopausal Females in Korea: The Necessity of Dietary Supplements and Food Intake Improvement: PLoS One. 11(6):e0158177~e0158177 (3.057)

2016 SCI Attribution to Heterogeneous Risk Factors for Breast Cancer Subtypes Based on Hormone Receptor and Human Epidermal Growth Factor 2 Receptor Expression in Korea.: Medicine. 95(14):e3063~e3063 (2.133)

2016 SCI Validation of modified early warning score using serum lactate level in community-acquired pneumonia patients. The National Early Warning Score-Lactate score.: The American journal of emergency medicine. 34(3):536~541 (1.504)

2016 SCI-E Population attributable risks of modifiable reproductive factors for breast and ovarian cancers in Korea: BMC Cancer. 16:5~5 (3.265)

2015 SCI-E Relationship between salt preference and gastric cancer screening: an analysis of a nationwide survey in Korea: Cancer Research and Treatment. 48(3):1037~1344 (4.245)

2015 SCI-E Responses to Overdiagnosis in Thyroid Cancer Screening Among Korean Women: Cancer research and treatment. 48(3):883~891 (4.245)

2015 SCI Alanine aminotransferase and gamma-glutamyl transferase have different dose-response relationships with risk of mortality by age: Liver international. 36(1):126~135 (4.85)

2015 SCI-E Trends in Cancer Screening Rates among Korean Men and Women: Results of the Korean National Cancer Screening Survey, 2004-2013: Cancer Research and Treatment. 48(1):1~10 (4.245)

2015 SCI Ten-Year Changes in the Hepatitis B Prevalence in the Birth Cohorts in Korea: Results From Nationally Representative Cross-sectional Surveys: Medicine. 94:e1469~e1469 (5.723)

2015 기타 Intentions to Undergo Lung Cancer Screening among Korean Men: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 16(15):6293~6298 (2.514)

2015 SCI Breast cancer risk for Korean women with germline mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2: Breast cancer research and treatment. 152(3):659~665 (3.94)

2015 SCI Health Behaviors of Cancer Survivors in Nationwide Cross-Sectional Survey in Korea: Higher Alcohol Drinking, Lower Smoking, and Physical Inactivity Pattern in Survivors with Higher Household Income.: Medicine. 94(31):e1214~e1214 (5.723)

2015 SCI Computational Discrimination of Breast Cancer for Korean Women Based on Epidemiologic Data Only: Journal of Korean medical science. 30(8):1025~1034 (1.266)

2015 SCI-E Relationship between Cancer Worry and Stages of Adoption for Breast Cancer Screening among Korean Women: PloS one [electronic resource]. 10(7):0132351~0132351 (3.234)

2015 SCI-E Initial serum lactate level is associated with inpatient mortality in patients with community-acquired pneumonia: The American journal of emergency medicine. 33(5):685~690 (1.274)

2015 기타 The Korean guideline for breast cancer screening: Journal of the Korean Medical Association. 58(5):408~419 (0)

2015 기타 The Korean guideline for lung cancer screening: Journal of the Korean Medical Association. 58(4):291~301 (0)

2015 SCI Effect of endoscopy screening on stage at gastric cancer diagnosis: results of the National Cancer Screening Programme in Korea: British journal of cancer. 112(3):608~612 (4.836)

2015 SCI Gastric cancer screening uptake trends in Korea: results for the national cancer screening program from 2002 to 2011: a prospective cross-sectional study: Medicine. 94(8):e533~e533 (5.723)

2014 SCI-E Lack of effects of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma genetic polymorphisms on breast cancer risk: a case-control study and pooled analysis: Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention. 15(21):9093~9099 (1.5)

2014 SCI Effect of endoscopy screening on stage at gastric cancer diagnosis: results of the National Cancer Screening Programme in Korea: British Journal of Cancer. Online:Published (5)

2014 SCI-E The effect of changing stool collection processes on compliance in nationwide organized screening using a fecal occult blood test (FOBT) in Korea: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial: Trials. 15:461~461 (2.117)

2014 SCI-E Factors Associated with Alcohol Consumption in Hepatitis B Carriers: A Nationwide Study in the Republic of Korea: PLoS One. 9(11):e110144~e110144 (3.534)

2014 SCI Prevalence of and Factors Influencing Impaired Glucose Tolerance Among Hepatitis B Carriers: A Nationwide Cross-Sectional Study in the Republic of Korea: Medicine. 93(20):e91~e91 (4.867)

2014 SCI-E Correlation of breast cancer incidence with the number of motor vehicles and consumption of gasoline in Korea: Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention. 15(7):2959~2964 (1.5)

2014 SCI-E Depression and Suicide Ideas of Cancer Patients and Influencing factors in South Korea: Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention. 15(7):2945~2950 (1.5)

2014 SCI-E Discordance between Perceived and Actual Cancer Stage among Cancer Patients in Korea: A Nationwide Survey: PLoS One. 9(5):e90483~e90483 (3.534)

2014 SCI-E Barriers to Cancer Screening among Medical Aid Program Recipients in the Republic of Korea: A Qualitative Study: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention / grant:none. 15(2):589~594 (1.5)

2014 SSCI Cognitive impairment and depression in the early 60s: which is more problematic in terms of instrumental activities of daily living?: Geriatrics & Gerontology International. 14(1):62~70 (1.575)

2013 SCI-E Comparison of the trauma and injury severity score and modified early warning score with rapid lactate level (the ViEWS-L score) in blunt trauma patients.: European Journal of Emergency Medicine. 21(3):199~205 (1.5)

2013 SCI-E Emergency Department Occupancy Ratio is Associated With Increased Early Mortality: The Journal of emergency medicine. 46(2):241~249 (1.175)

2013 SCI Dietary intake and breast cancer among carriers and noncarriers of BRCA mutations in the Korean Hereditary Breast Cancer Study.: American Journal Of Clinical Nutrition. 98(6):1493~1501 (6.504)

2013 SCI-E Cognitive impairment, depression, comorbidity of the two and associated factors among the early sixties in a rural Korean community: PLoS One. 8(11):e79460~e79460 (3.73)

2013 SCI-E Cancer Screening in Korea, 2012: Results from the Korean National Cancer Screening Survey: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 14(11):6459~6463 (1.271)

2013 SCI-E Korean risk assessment model for breast cancer risk prediction.: PLoS One. 8(10):e76736~e76736 (3.73)

2013 SCI-E Gender differences in the association of smoking and drinking with the development of cognitive impairment: PloS One. 8(10):e75095~e75095 (3.73)

2013 SCI Prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression among family caregivers of cancer patients: a nationwide survey of patient-family caregiver dyads in Korea.: Supportive Care in Cancer. 21(10):2799~2807 (2.649)

2013 SCI-E Factors associated with compliance with recommendations for liver cancer screening in Korea: a nationwide survey in Korea.: PLOS ONE. 8(6):e68315~e68315 (3.73)

2013 SCI-E Determinants of suboptimal hepatitis B vaccine uptake among men in the Republic of Korea: Where should our efforts be focused : Results from cross-sectional study: BMC Infectious Disease. 13:218~218 (3.025)

2013 SCI-E Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy and Nephropathy in Patients with Diabetes: A Nationwide Survey in Korea: PLos One. 8(5):e62991~e62991 (3.73)

2013 SCI-E Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in anxious or depressed family caregivers of patients with cancer: a nationwide survey in Korea: PLos One. 8(4):e60230~e60230 (3.73)

2013 SCI Modified early warning score with rapid lactate level in critically ill medical patients: the ViEWS-L score.: Emergency medicine journal : EMJ. 30(2):123~129 (1.645)

2012 기타 Interaction of body mass index and diabetes as modifiers of cardiovascular mortality in a cohort study: J Prev Med Public Health. 45:394~401 ()

2012 SCI-E Predictors of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use in Cancer Care: Results of a Nationwide Multi center Survey in Korea: Evidence based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2012(2012):9~9 (4.774)

2012 기타 Alcohol consumption and mortality in the Korean Multi-center Cancer Cohort Study: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health. 45(5):301~308 (0)

2012 SCI Socioeconomic inequalities in completion of hepatitis B vaccine series among Korean women: Results from a nationwide interview survey: Vaccine. 30(40):5844~5848 (3.766)

2012 SCI Accuracy of BRCA1/2 mutation prediction models in Korean breast cancer patients: Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 134(3):1189~1197 (4.431)

2012 기타 Trends in Cancer Screening Rates among Korean Men and Women: Results from the Korean National Cancer Screening Survey (KNCSS), 2004-2011: Cancer Research and Treatment. 44(2):113~20 (0)

2012 SCI-E Cancer screening status in Korea, 2011: Results from the Korean National Cancer Screening Survey: Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev. 13(4):1187~1191 (0.659)

2012 SCI-E Effectiveness of Interventions to Increase the Participation Rate of Gastric Cancer Screening in the Republic of Korea: a Pilot study: Asian Pacifc Journal of Cancer Prevention. 13(3):861~866 (0.659)

2012 SCI-E Initial hyperlactatemia in the ED is associated with poor outcome in patients with ischemic stroke.: The American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 30(3):449~455 (1.976)

2011 SCI-E Cancer screening in Korea, 2010: Results from the Korean National Cancer Screening Survey: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 12(8):2123~2128 (1.24)

2011 SCI Ecological study for refrigerator use, salt, vegetable, and fruit intakes, and gastric cancer: Cancer Causes Control. 22:1497~1502 (2.789)

2011 SCI Estimation of Nationwide Vaccination Coverage and Comparison of Interview and Telephone Survey Methodology for Estimating Vaccination Status: Journal of Korean Medical Science. 26:711~729 (0.834)

2011 SCI-E Hepatitis B Vaccination and Liver Cancer Mortality Reduction in Korean Children and Adolescents: Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 12:2205~2208 (1.24)

2010 SCI Coinfection of hepatitis B and C viruses and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: systematic review and meta-analysis: Int J Cancer. 128:176~185 (6.198)

2010 SCI Lung cancer risk and cigarette smoking, lung tuberculosis according to histologic type and gender in a population based case-control study.: Lung Cancer. 68:20~26 (3.392)

2010 SCI Cost-effectiveness analysis of 5 years of postoperative adjuvant tamoxifen therapy for Korean women with breast cancer: retrospective cohort study of the Korean breast cancer society database.: Clin Ther. 32:1122~1138 (2.23)

2010 SCI Isoflavones from Phytoestrogens and Gastric Cancer Risk: A Nested Case-Control Study within the Korean Multicenter Cancer Cohort: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prevention. 19:1292~1300 (4.19)

2010 SCI Effect of BRCA1/2 mutation on short-term and long-term breast cancer survival: a systematic review and meta-analysis.: Breast Cancer Res Treat. 122:11~25 (4.469)

2010 SCI-E Epidemiological characteristics of ovarian cancer in Korea.: J Gynecol Oncol. 21:241~247 (1.73)

2010 SCI Transmission of seasonal outbreak of childhood enteroviral aseptic meningitis and hand-foot-mouth disease.: J Korean Med Sci. 25:677~683 (1.249)

2009 SCI Validation of self-reported cancer incidence at follow-up in a prospective cohort study.: Ann Epidemiol. 19:644~646 (2.479)