Bo Kyum Yang

Assistant Professor


Contact Information

Tuesdays/Thursdays, 10:00am-12:00pm


Educational Background

Ph.D., University of Maryland Baltimore, 2017

MSN, Towson University, 2013

MSN, Psychiatric Mental Health, Korea University, 2005

BSN, Korea University, 1999

Areas of Professional Interest

Mental health services and outcomes research

Workforce policy analysis & evaluation

Nursing home quality of care

Large health care administrative data analysis (e.g., Medicare or Medicaid)


  • Lerner, N. B., Trinkoff, A. M., Storr, C. L., Han, K., & Yang, B. K. (2017). Leadership tenure is related to aide turnover in US assisted living facilities.  Applied Nursing Research. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2017.05.006 [Available online].
  • Yang, B. K., Trinkoff, A. M., Zito, J. M.,...& Idzik, S. (2017). Nurse practitioner independent practice authority and mental health services delivery in US community health centers. Psychiatric Services. doi: 10.1176/ [Available online].
  • Trinkoff, A. M., Yang, B. K., Storr, C. L., Lerner, N. B., Zhu, S., & Han, K. (2017). Optimal threshold for CNA training hours in US nursing homes. Journal of Nursing Regulation. 8(1), 4-10. doi: 10.1016/S2155-8256(17)30069-8.
  • Han, K., Trinkoff, A. M., Storr, C. L., Lerner, N. B., & Yang, B. K. (2017). Variation across US assisted living facilities: admissions, resident care needs and staffing. Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 49(1):24-32. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12262.

  • Trinkoff, A. M., Storr, C. L., Lerner, N. B., Yang, B. K., & Han, K. (2017). CNA training hours and resident care outcomes in nursing homes. Gerontologist. 57(3):501-508. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnw049.

AHLT 313                     Clinical Program Plan & Evaluation
HLTH 311                     Chronic & Communicable Diseases