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Chong Lee

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Assoc Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 9020
Biography: 

Chong Lee is an associate professor in the College of Health Solutions. His research focuses on cardiovascular disease and chronic disease epidemiology and health informatics, including detection and prediction algorithms of chronic disease morbidity and mortality across various age and race groups.

Chong is a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine (FACSM)  and the American Heart Association (FAHA). 

 

Education: 
  • Postdoctoral Fellow. Cardiovascular Disease, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Minnesota, NIH, and NHLBI
  • Postdoctoral Fellow. Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The Cooper Institute
  • Ed.D. University of Houston
  • M.Ed. Tarleton State University
  • B.S. Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Research Interests: 

My research focuses on cardiovascular disease and chronic disease epidemiology and health informatics, including detection and prediction algorithms of chronic disease morbidity and mortality across various age and race groups.

Publications: 

Key Publications

Lee CD, Blair SN, Jackson AS.  Cardiorespiratory fitness, body composition, all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality in men.  American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 1999;69:373-380. (IF = 6.8)

Lee CD, Folsom AR, Pankow JS, Brancati F.  Cardiovascular events in diabetic and non-diabetic adults with or without a history of myocardial infarction.  Circulation 2004;109:855-860. (IF = 23.6))

Lee CD, Folsom AR, Nieto FJ, Chambless LE, Shahar E, Wolfe DA.  White blood cell count and incidence of coronary heart disease and ischemic stroke, and mortality from cardiovascular disease in African-American and White men and women:  Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study.  American Journal of Epidemiology  2001;154:758-764. (IF = 4.5).

Lee CD, Jacobs DR, Schreiner P, Iribarren C, Sidney S.  Abdominal obesity and coronary artery calcification in young adults: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study.  Am J Clin Nutr 2007;86:48-54 (IF = 6.8)

Lee CD, Sui X, Blair SN.  Combined effects of cardiorespiratory fitness, not smoking, and normal waist girth on morbidity and mortality in men.  Archives of Internal medicine 2009;169:2096-2101 (IF = 12.8).

Lee CD, Jacobs DR, Iribarren C, Sidney S.  Cardiorespiratory fitness and coronary artery calcium in young adults: The CARDIA Study.  Atherosclerosis 2009;203:263-268. (IF = 4.3)

Lee CD, Sui X, Hooker SP, Hébert JR, Blair SN.  Combined impact of lifestyle factors on cancer mortality in men.  Annals of Epidemiology 2011;21:749-754 (IF=3.2).

Research Activity: 

Global Sports Institute (2019-2020) (Lee, PI). Title: Combined Impact of Aerobic and Positive Mental Training on Weight Loss in Obese Children  Role: PI

Dignity Health/ASU (2018-2019) (Paul, Kessler,  Angadi, PI) Title: The ASU-Dignity Health Type 2 Diabetes Medical and Behavioral Lifestyle Management Program Role: Co-I (Biostatistician) 

U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (2018-2023) (Peterson, PI)  Title: Protective Step Training in People with Multiple Sclerosis Role: Co-I (Biostatistician)

CHS Jump Start Grant (2018-2019) (Koskan, PI). Title: Preventing Anal Cancer through Self-screening (PACS): A pilot intervention aimed at increasing screening for anal neoplasia among HIV-positive patients. Role: Co-I (Biostatistician) 

Athletics Research Grant (2018-2019) (Demirjian, PI).  Title: Handheld Dynamometer Rectification for Isometric Leg Strength Role: Co-PI

Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center (SIRC) (2018-2019) (Koskan, PII).  Title: Community Pharmacists Vaccinating Against Cancer (CPVAC): A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Aimed at Increasing HPV Vaccine Completion Rates Among Racially/Ethnically Diverse Youth Role: Co-I (Biostatistician)

Global Sports Institute (2017-2019) (Ma, PI). Title: The Effects of Recumbent Cycling, Passive Cycling, and Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) Cycling on Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetic Patients with Disability Role: Co-PI

NIH-R21(AG050084) (2016-2019) (Hooker, PI)Title: Creating a tailored lifestyle intervention for midlife Mexican American Men Role: Co-I (Biostatistician)

Summer 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 692Research
NTR 792Research
NTR 799Dissertation
Spring 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 515App Biostats Med & Informatics
NTR 792Research
NTR 799Dissertation
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 517Adv Biostats Biomed Research
EXW 640Analy of Variance for Exercise
NTR 692Research
NTR 792Research
NTR 799Dissertation
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 692Research
NTR 792Research
NTR 799Dissertation
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 792Research
NTR 799Dissertation
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 592Research
EXW 640Analy of Variance for Exercise
EXW 692Research
NTR 692Research
NTR 792Research
EXW 792Research
NTR 799Dissertation
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 692Research
NTR 792Research
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 592Research
EXW 593Applied Project
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 501Research Statistics
EXW 592Research
EXW 593Applied Project
EXW 599Thesis
EXW 640Analy of Variance for Exercise
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 592Research
EXW 593Applied Project
EXW 599Thesis
NTR 692Research
NTR 792Research
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 501Research Statistics
EXW 592Research
EXW 643Correlation/Regression/Multiva
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 501Research Statistics
EXW 640Analy of Variance for Exercise
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 501Research Statistics
EXW 643Correlation/Regression/Multiva
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 501Research Statistics
EXW 640Analy of Variance for Exercise