Faculty Detail

Jinjiao Wang, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor
Jinjiao Wang

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: 275-8116
Fax: 6153222108
Email:

Education

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (Gerontological Nursing), 2017. Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, US

PhD in Nursing Science, 2015. Columbia University, New York, NY, US

Master of Philosophy in Nursing Science, 2013. Columbia University, New York, NY, US

Bachelor of Medicine in Nursing Science, 2010. Sun Yat-sen University, School of Nursing, Guangzhou, CN

Experience

Faculty Appointments: 7/2017 - Current. Assistant Professor. University of Rochester. Rochester, NY, US.

Fellowship (Post Doctoral): 8/2015 - Current. Research Associate/Postdoctoral Fellow. Vanderbilt University. Nashville, TN, US.

Professional Experience: 1/2017 - Current. Guest lecturer. Vanderbilt University (PhD level course: “Knowledge Synthesis”). Nashville, TN, US.

Professional Experience: 9/2013 - 5/2015. Teaching Assistant. Columbia University (Two graduate-level clinical courses: “Management in Advanced Practice”, “Pediatric Primary Care). New York, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 9/2011 - 5/2015. Clinic Nurse. Columbia Medical Student Outreach. New York, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 5/2014 - 8/2014. Teaching Assistant. Columbia University (Undergraduate-level clinical course: “Issues of Nursing Practice”). New York, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 9/2013 - 5/2014. Home Health Care Nurse, Bilingual Health Educator. Eagle Homecare Agency & New York Golden Eagle Senior Corporation. New York, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/2012 - 8/2013. Teaching Assistant. Columbia University (Graduate-level research course: “Evaluation and Application of Research”). New York, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/2009 - 5/2010. Staff Nurse. The Third affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University. Guangzhou, CN.

Professional Experience: 6/2009 - 7/2009. Community Health Educator. Yuancun Community Health Center. Guangzhou, CN.

Professional Experience: 9/2008 - 12/2008. Teaching Assistant. Sun Yat-Sen University (Undergraduate-level educational course, “Nursing Theories and Education”). Guangzhou, US.

Research

Association of Physical Frailty with Adverse Outcomes Among Recently Discharged Older Adults in Home Health Care (Principal Investigator). 6/2016 - 5/2017. Vanderbilt University Institute for Clinical and Translational Research & NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award.

Trajectories of Physical Frailty in Older Patients After Hospital Discharge (Principal Investigator). 11/2015 - 3/2017. Vanderbilt University School of Nursing.

Feasibility and Preliminary Efficacy of Hatha Yoga in Breast Cancer Survivors (Research Assistant). 4/2016 - 10/2016.

Understanding Home Health Care Nurses’ Care Processes for Older Adults (Principal Investigator). 9/2015 - 9/2016. Vanderbilt University School of Nursing.

Adaptive Robotic-mediated Intervention Architecture in the Care of Older Adults (Research Assistant). 8/2015 - 3/2016.

Healthcare Associated Infections in Home Health Care (Graduate Research Assistant). 5/2013 - 5/2015. NIH.

Maternal Engagement in Treatment Planning for Children Exposed to Domestic Violence (Graduate Research Assistant). 9/2012 - 5/2013.

The Family PEACE program at Charles B. Rangel Community Health Center (Graduate Research Assistant). 3/2012 - 8/2012.

China Medical Board Nursing Workforce Research (Undergraduate Research Assistant). 8/2010 - 10/2010.

Publications

Wang, J., Simmons, S., & Mion, L. (n.d.). Care processes related to depressive symptoms and frailty during home health nursing visits: A pilot study. Under review by Journal of Gerontological Nursing. ..

Wang, J., Boehm, L., & Mion, L. (n.d.). Considering intrinsic capacity and frailty during care transitions among older adults: What do you do differently for the “White Hairs”? . Geriatric Nursing.

Wang, J., Dietrich, M. S., Simmons, S. F., Cowan, R. L., & Monroe, T. B. (n.d.). Interference with Depressive Symptoms in Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease: A Pilot Study. Aging & Mental Health.

Cowan RL, Dietrich MS, Bruehl SP, Anderson AR, Atalla S, Deng J, Wang J, Gore JC, Monroe TB. (n.d.). Sex differences in the psychophysical response to contact heat in Alzheimer’s disease. Under review by Alzheimer's & Dementia..

Wang, J., Dietrich, M., Maxwell, C., Bell, S., Simmons, S., & Kripalani, S. (n.d.). Trajectories of physical frailty in older patients with cardiovascular disease after hospital discharge. To be submitted to Journal of General Internal Medicine..

Wang, J., Maxwell, C., Conner, E., & Yu, F. (n.d.). Promise of Biomarkers in Frailty and Pre-frailty Interventions in Older Adults: A Critical Literature Review..

Wang, J., Simmons, S., & Mion, L. (n.d.). . Assessment of Depressive Symptoms and Frailty in Older Adults: Perspective of Home Health Nurses. .

Maxwell, C., & Wang, J.. (2017). Understanding Frailty: A Nurses’ Guide. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, 52 (3), 349-361.

Wang, J.; Boehm, L.; Mion, L.C. (2017). Intrinsic capacity in older hospitalized adults: Implications for nursing practice. Geriatric Nursing, 38 (4), 359-361.

Wang, J., Shang, J., Kearney, J. (2016). Mental Health Disorders in Home Care Elders: An Integrative Review. Geriatric Nursing, 37 (1), 44-60.

Wang, J., Kearney, J., Jia, H., & Shang, J. (2016). Mental health disorders in elderly people receiving home care: Prevalence and correlates in the national U.S. population. Nursing Research, 65 (2), 107-116.

Wang, J., Shang, J., Jia, H., & Kearney, J. (2016). Critical association between mental health disorders and medical status: Depression intervention use indicates a two-fold risk for subsequent medical events in older American home health care patients. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 42 (10), 45-55.

Wang, J., & Kearney, J. A. (2013). The experience of Chinese American parents of children with life-limiting illness: A comprehensive review. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 19 (7), 347-354.

Presentations

Associations of pain interference with cognition and depression in Alzheimer’s Disease.
21st IAGG (International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics) World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics

The impact of depression on hospitalizations and emergency department visits in home healthcare.
Providing Care in the Community: Outcomes and Perspectives in Home Healthcare of Older Adults”, Symposium at The 2016 Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America

The impact of depression on healthcare utilization in home care recipients with and without cancer.
International Conference on Cancer Nursing 2016

The impact of depression on subsequent health care utilization in home health care recipients.
AcademyHealth 2016 Annual Research Meeting

The Prevalence of Mental Health Disorders and Risk Factors in the U.S. Home Care Elders.
Eastern Nursing Research Society 2015 conference

Mental Health Disorders in the Home Care Elders: An Integrative Review.
Eastern Nursing Research Society 2015 conference

Mental Health Disorders in the Home Care Elders: An Integrative Review.

Hospitalization among Home Health Care Patients.
Academy Health’s 2014 Annual Research Meeting

Hospitalization among Home Health Care Patients. Podium Presentation.
Eastern Nursing Research Society 2014 conference, Eastern Nursing Research Society 2014 conference

The experience of Chinese American parents of children with life-limiting illness: A comprehensive review.
Chinese American Medical Society 50th Annual Scientific Meeting

Public Health Literacy: A Principle-based Concept Analysis.
Eastern Nursing Research Society 2013 conference

Awards

Sun Yat-sen University Undergraduate Scholarships, 2006-2010.
Sun Yat-sen University,

Dean’s Scholarship, 2011-2015.
Columbia University School of Nursing,

First-Class National Merit Scholarship, 2008 & 2009.
Chinese National Education Ministry,

Okura Psych-Mental Health Fellowship.
Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA), 2015

Chinese American Nurses Association Scholarship.
Chinese American Nurses Associations, New York, 2013

Digitally Connected Student Fellowship.
United Nations Foundation, 2012

Summa cum Laude, Dean’s List.
Sun Yat-sen University, 2010

Outstanding Student Leader.
Sun Yat-sen University, 2010

Award for Outstanding Nursing Students.
Lu-Hui-Qing Foundation for Nursing Excellence, 2010

Visiting nursing student.
The University of Hong Kong, 2009

Award for Outstanding Contributor.
8th National University Sports Games, 2007

First Class Scholarship for Excellent Medical Students.
Sun Yat-sen University, 2007

Memberships

Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA)

Gerontological Society of America

AcademyHealth

Toastmasters International , Club President

Chinese American Coalition for Compassionate Care

Chinese American Nurses Association

Chinese American Medical Society

Oncology Nursing Society

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Eastern Nursing Research Society

Community Service

Chinese American Coalition for Compassionate Care, Founding Member & Editor

Columbia University Graduate Student Advisory Council, Representative of Nursing School & Student Health Affairs Committee

Sun Yat-sen University, School of Nursing, Organizer & Hostess, Seminar Series “Let’s talk about Death”

Youth Volunteer Association, Co-Director & Events Supervisor