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Jin Kyoung OH

Jin Kyoung OH, M.P.H., Ph.D.(full-time professor)
Faculty Appointment
(title, department)
Professor, Department of Cancer Control and Population Health, NCC-GCSP
Area of Expertise
Health Economics and Policy; Epidemiology
Work Experience
Scientist, Risk Appraisal & Prevention Branch, National Cancer Control Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Korea (Jul. 2007 – current)
Visiting Researcher, Department of Medical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, KarolinskaInstitutet, Sweden (Aug. 2013 – Aug. 2014)
Educational Background
Ph. D., Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Korea (2010)
M.P.H.,Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Korea(2002)
B.A., Nursing, Yonsei University, Korea (1999)
Research Interests (Please place in paragraph form)
Dr. Ohis interested in the field of program evaluation of primary cancer prevention. She has research experience on identifying risk factors of cancer and development of intervention program for cancer prevention at the national and community level. She had conducted epidemiological studies on vaccine-preventable diseases and infectious agents of cancer, and economic evaluation of vaccination programs. She has involved in a community-based prospective cohort study for more than 10 years. She also involved in an active national cancer prevention program called the Quit Line which a helpline for people who want to quit smokingongoing program. She had conducted the economic evaluation of programs such as smoking cessation clinic in public health centers. Based on the research scope and experiences mentioned above, she has contributed to develop the ‘Cancer Prevention Program’ and its’ implementation such as setting up the evidence based national guidelines, developing the framework and programs for dissemination, increasing public awareness, implementing field education and training, evaluation of program effects, and so on.
International Collaboration
Editor of Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention
Board Member, Asian Pacific Quitline Network
2022 SCI-E Awareness of and practice toward cancer prevention recommendations: results of the Korean National Cancer Prevention Awareness and Practice Survey in 2021: EPIDEMIOLOGY AND HEALTH. :~ (5.919)

2022 SCI-E Smoking trajectory and cancer risk: A population-based cohort study: TOBACCO INDUCED DISEASES. Online:Published (5.163)

2022 SCI-E Low-level environmental mercury exposure and thyroid cancer risk among residents living near national industrial complexes in South Korea: A population-based cohort study: THYROID. 32(9):1118~1128 (6.506)

2022 SCI-E Weight-change trajectory in relation to cancer risk: findings from a nationwide cohort study in South Korea: OBESITY. 30(7):1507~1519 (9.298)

2022 SCI-E Non-Linear Association between Serum Folate Concentration and Dyslipidemia: Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (KNHANES) 2016-2018: EPIDEMIOLOGY AND HEALTH. 44:e2022046-0~ (5.919)

2022 SCI-E Chronic pancreatitis and cancer risk in a matched cohort study using national claims data in South Korea: SCIENTIFIC REPORTS. 12(1):5545~ (4.996)

2022 SCI-E Adherence to Cancer Prevention Guidelines and Cancer Incidence and Mortality: A Population-Based Cohort Study: CANCER RESEARCH AND TREATMENT. Online:Published (5.036)

2021 SCI-E Factors Associated with the 30-Day and 1-Year Smoking Abstinence of Women in Korea: The Effect of Nicotine Dependency, Self-Efficacy, and Mental Illness: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH. 18(21):11171~ (3.39)

2021 SCI-E Association between Blood Mercury Concentration and Prevalence of Borderline Hypercholesterolemia among Adolescents: The Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (KNHANES) 2010?2013 and 2016: TOXICS. 9(10):242~ (4.146)

2021 SCI-E Social competence, leisure time activities, and smoking trajectories among adolescent boys: Data from The Korean Children & Youth Panel Survey: EPIDEMIOLOGY AND HEALTH. 43:e2021066-0~ (3.282)

2021 SCI-E Estimating cost-effectiveness of screening for colorectal cancer in Vietnam: EXPERT REVIEW OF PHARMACOECONOMICS & OUTCOMES RESEARCH. :1~10 (2.217)

2021 SCI-E Occupational Exposure to Pesticides and Lung Cancer Risk: A Propensity Score Analyses: CANCER RESEARCH AND TREATMENT. Online:Published (4.679)

2021 SCI-E Relationship Between Urinary 4-(Methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-Pyridyl)-1-Butanol and Lung Cancer Risk in the General Population: A Community-Based Prospective Cohort Study: FRONTIERS IN ONCOLOGY. 11:611674~ (6.244)

2021 SCI-E Estimated incidence of juvenile-onset recurrent respiratory papillomatosis in South Korea: EPIDEMIOLOGY AND HEALTH. 43:e2021019~ (3.282)

2021 SCI-E Perceptions of heated tobacco products (HTPs) and intention to quit among adult tobacco users in Korea: JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY. Online:Published (3.211)

2021 SCI-E Serum concentrations of persistent organic pollutants and colorectal cancer risk: A case-cohort study within Korean National Cancer Center Community (KNCCC) cohort: CHEMOSPHERE. 271:129596~ (7.086)

2021 기타 Associations of physical activity at work and household income with obesity: A cross-sectional study among rural adults in Korea: Epidemiology and health. 43:e2021003-0~e2021003-0 (0)

2021 SCI-E The direct and indirect costs of colorectal cancer in Vietnam: An economic analysis from a social perspective: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH. 18(1):E12~ (2.849)

2020 기타 Incidence and mortality of cervical cancer in Vietnam and South Korea(1999-2017): Epidemiology and Health. 42:e2020075~ (0)

2020 SCI-E Measurement of Health-Related Quality of Life Among Colorectal Cancer Patients Using the Vietnamese Value Set of the EQ-5D-5L: PATIENT PREFERENCE AND ADHERENCE. 14:2427~2437 (1.946)

2020 SCI-E Metabolic Syndrome and Colorectal Cancer Risk: Results of Propensity Score-Based Analyses in a Community-Based Cohort Study: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH. 17(22):8687~ (2.849)

2020 SCI-E The Economic Burden of Cancers Attributable to Infection in the Republic of Korea: A Prevalence-Based Study: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH. 17(20):7592~ (2.849)

2020 SCI-E Economic burden of alcohol-related cancers in the Republic of Korea: DRUG AND ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE. 217:108295~ (3.951)

2020 SCI-E Factors associated with psychological stress and distress among Korean adults : The results from Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey: SCIENTIFIC REPORTS. 10(1):15134~ (3.998)

2020 SCI-E Attitudes about and practices for skin cancer prevention among patients with dermatological issues in Hanoi, Vietnam: A cross-sectional study: ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE. 25(1):35~ (2.71)

2020 기타 Knowledge of Cervical Cancer and Human Papillomavirus Vaccines among Child-Bearing Aged Women in Hanoi, Vietnam: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 21(7):1951~1957 (0)

2020 SCI-E Impact of environmental exposure to persistent organic pollutants on lung cancer risk: ENVIRONMENT INTERNATIONAL. 143:105925~ (7.577)

2019 SCI Costs of Viral Hepatitis B in the Republic of Korea, 2002-2015: Journal of Viral Hepatitis. Online:Published (4.016)

2019 SCI-E Association Between Socioeconomic Status and Early Initiation of Smoking, Alcohol Drinking, and Sexual Behavior Among Korean Adolescents: Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health. 31(5):443~453 (1.743)

2019 SCI Prevalence of human papillomavirus-related diseases in the Republic of Korea: a cross-sectional study: SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS. 95(4):292~299 (3.365)

2019 SCI-E Influence of new tobacco control policies and campaigns on Quitline call volume in Korea: TOBACCO INDUCED DISEASES. 17:21~21 (1.889)

2019 SCI-E The economic burden of cancers attributable to smoking in Korea, 2014: TOBACCO INDUCED DISEASES. 17:15~15 (1.889)

2019 SCI-E How Much Is Too Much? Estimating Effective Price-Hikes to Affect Smoking Behavior in Vietnam: NICOTINE & TBOACCO RESEARCH. Online:Published (3.786)

2019 SCI-E User characteristics of national smoking cessation services in Korea: who chooses each type of tobacco cessation program?: BMC HEALTH SERVICE RESEARCH. 19(1):14~14 (1.932)

2018 기타 Burden of Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related disease and potential impact of HPV vaccines in the Republic of Korea: Papillomavirus Research. 7:26~42 (0)

2018 SCI Influences of Tobacco-Related Knowledge on Awareness and Behavior towards Smoking: JOURNAL OF KOREAN MEDICAL SCIENCE. 33(47):e302~e302 (1.588)

2018 SCI Socioeconomic Inequalities in Colorectal Cancer Screening in Korea, 2005-2015: After the Introduction of the National Cancer Screening Program: YONSEI MEDICAL JOURNAL. 59(9):1034~1040 (1.564)

2018 SCI Socioeconomic Inequalities in Cervical and Breast Cancer Screening among Women in Korea, 2005-2015: YONSEI MEDICAL JOURNAL. 59(9):1026~1033 (1.564)

2018 SCI Socioeconomic Inequalities in Stomach Cancer Screening in Korea, 2005-2015: After the Introduction of the National Cancer Screening Program: YONSEI MEDICAL JOURNAL. 59(8):923~929 (1.564)

2018 SCI The economic burden of human papillomavirus infection-associated diseases in the Republic of Korea, 2002?2015: Vaccine. 36(31):4633~4640 (3.285)

2018 기타 경상남도 일부지역 농촌 중년여성의 대사증후군의 유병률 및 위험요인의 추이분석: Asia-pacific Journal of Multimedia Services Convergent with Art, Humanities, and Sociology. 8(6):641~655 (0)

2018 SCI-E Knowledge, attitudes, and practices toward cervical cancer prevention among women in Kampong Speu Province in Cambodia: BMC CANCER. 18(1):294~294 (3.288)

2018 SCI-E Prevalence of human papillomavirus genotypes and precancerous cervical lesions in a screening population in the Republic of Korea, 2014?2016: Journal of Gynecologic Oncology. 29(1):e14~e14 (3.14)

2017 SCI-E HPV Genotype-Specific Persistence and Potential Risk Factors Among Korean Women: Results from a 2-Year Follow-up Study: Cancer Research and treatment. 50(3):813~822 (3.772)

2017 SCI-E Awareness of and attitudes toward human papillomavirus vaccination among adult men and women in Korea: 9-year changes in nationwide surveys: Cancer Research and Treatment. 50(2):436~444 (3.772)

2017 SCI-E Dietary inflammatory index and the risk of gastric cancer in a Korean population: Oncotarget. 8:85452~85462 (5.168)

2017 SCI-E Application of a loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assay targeting cox1 gene for the detection of Clonorchis sinensis in human fecal samples: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11(10):e0005995~e0005995 (3.834)

2017 SCI-E Performance of urine cotinine and hypomethylation of AHRR and F2RL3 as biomarkers for smoking exposure in a population-based cohort: PLoS One. 12(4):e0176783~e0176783 (2.806)

2017 기타 청소년 폭음과 흡연, 신체활동 부족, 부적절한 체중조절, 성 행태와의 관련성: 2015 청소년건강행태온라인조사를 중심으로: 보건교육건강증진학회지. 34:1~12 ()

2017 SCI Determinants of long-term weight change among middle-aged Swedish women: Obesity. 25(2):476~485 (3.873)

2017 SCI-E The prevalence trend of metabolic syndrome and its components and risk factors in Korean adults: Results from the Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2008-2013: BMC Public Health. 17(1):71~71 (2.265)

2016 기타 Quitline Activity in the Republic of Korea: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 17:1~5 (2.514)

2016 SCI Public Opinions on Disclosure of Tobacco components: Results of a Nationwide Cross-sectional Survey in Korea: Medicine. 95(27):e3852~e3852 (2.133)

2016 SCI HPV involvement in head and neck cancers: comprehensive assessment of biomarkers in 3,680 cases: Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 108(6):djv403~djv403 (11.37)

2015 SCI Cohort Profile: Community-based prospective cohort from the National Cancer Center, Korea: International Journal of Epidemiology. Online:Published (9.176)

2015 SCI Prospective study of breast cancer in relation to coffee, tea, and caffeine in Sweden: International journal of cancer. 137(8):1979~1989 (5.085)

2015 SCI Occupation and risk of oesophageal adenocarcinoma and squamous-cell carcinoma: The Nordic Occupational Cancer Study: International journal of cancer. 137(3):590~597 (5.085)

2015 SCI Factors Related to Relapse after 6 Months of Smoking Cessation among Men in the Republic of Korea: a cross-sectional study: Medicine. 94(29):e1180~e1180 (5.723)

2015 SCI Osteopontin and latent-TGF β binding-protein 2 as potential diagnostic markers for HBV-related hepatocellular carcinoma: International journal of cancer. 136(1):172~181 (5.085)

2014 SCI Tolerance for and potential indicators of second-hand smoke exposure among nonsmokers: A comparison of self-reported and cotinine verified second-hand smoke exposure based on nationally representative data: Preventive Medicine. 67:280~287 (2.932)

2014 SCI Endometrial cancer in relation to coffee, tea and caffeine consumption: a prospective cohort study among middle-aged women in Sweden: Nutrition and cancer. 66(7):1132~1143 (2.635)

2014 SCI Control of clonorchiasis in Korea: effectiveness of health education for community leaders and individuals in an endemic area: Tropical medicine & international health. 19(9):1096~1104 (2.302)

2014 SCI Infection and Cancer: Global Distribution and Burden of Diseases: Annals of global health. 80(5):384~392 (1.563)

2014 SCI Socioeconomic status and epithelial ovarian cancer survival in Sweden: Cancer Causes & Control. 25(8):1063~1073 (2.961)

2014 SCI Trends in corpus uteri cancer mortality in member states of the European Union: European journal of cancer. 50(9):1675~1684 (4.819)

2013 SCI-E An Examination of National Smoking Cessation Clinic Program in the Republic of Korea:Socioeconomic Status and Age Matter: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 14(11):6919~6924 (1.271)

2013 SCI-E Policy effects of secondhand smoke exposure in public places in the Republic of Korea: Evidence from PM2.5 levels and air nicotine concentrations: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 14(12):7725~7730 (1.271)

2013 SCI-E Independent and supra-additive effects of alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and metabolic syndrome on the elevation of serum liver enzyme levels: PLOS ONE. 8(5):e63439~e63439 (3.73)

2013 SCI Cost and effectiveness of the nationwide government-supported Smoking Cessation Clinics in the Republic of Korea: Tobacco Control. 22(e1):e73~e77 (4.111)

2012 SCI-E Multiplicative synergistic risk of hepatocellular carcinoma development among hepatitis B and C co-infected subjects in HBV endemic area: a community-based cohort study: BMC Cancer. 12:452~452 (3.011)

2012 SCI Cancer risk in adult residents near nuclear power plants in Korea - a cohort study of 1992-2010: Journal of Korean Medical Science. 27(9):999~1008 (0.993)

2012 SCI Prevalence and Seroprevalence of Low-Risk Human Papillomavirus in Korean Women: Journal of Korean Medical Science. 27(8):922~928 (0.993)

2012 기타 The association of socioeconomic and psychosocial factors with obesity in a rural community: 대한비만학회지. 21:18~28 (0)

2012 SCI-E Role of quit supporters and other factors associated with smoking abstinence in adolecent smokers: a prospective study on Quitline users in the Republic of Korea: Addictive Behaviors. 37(3):342~345 (2.085)

2011 SCI-E User Satisfaction as a Tool for Assessment and Improvement of Quitline in the Republic of Korea: Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 14(7):816~823 (2.579)

2011 SCI-E Correlation between Discharged Worms and Fecal Egg Counts in Human Clonorchiasis: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 5(10):e1339~e1339 (4.752)

2011 SCI Population attributable fraction of infection-related cancers in Korea: Annals of Oncology. 22(6):1435~1442 (6.452)

2011 SCI Clonorchis sinensis infection is positively associated with atopy in endemic area: Clinical and experimental allergy. 41(5):697~705 (4.195)

2011 SCI Coinfection of hepatitis B and C viruses and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: Systematic review and meta-analysis: International Journal of Cancer. 128(1):176~184 (4.926)

2010 SCI-E Comparison of Incidence of Intrahepatic and Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma - Focus on East and South-eastern Asia: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 11:1159~1166 (1.108)

2010 SCI-E Type-specific Human Papillomavirus Distribution in Invasive Cervical Cancer in Korea, 1958-2004: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 11:993~1000 (1.108)

2010 SCI Prevalence and seroprevalence of high-risk human papillomavirus infection.: Obstetrics & Gynecology. 116:932~940 (4.357)

2010 SCI Combined effect of socioeconomic status, viral hepatitis, and lifestyles on hepatocellular carcinoma risk in Korea: British Journal of Cancer. 103(5):741~746 (4.346)

2010 SCI Descriptive epidemiology of cholangiocarcinoma and clonorchiasis in Korea: Journal of Korean Medical Science. 25(7):1011~1016 (0.838)

2010 SCI Epidemiology of cholangiocarcinoma: an update- Focusing on risk factors: Cancer Science. 101:579~585 (3.771)

2010 SCI-E The role of social support and social networks in smoking behavior among middle and older aged people in rural areas of South Korea: A cross-sectional study: BMC Public Health. 10:78~78 (2.223)

2010 SCI Awareness of and attitude towards human papillomavirus infection and vaccination for cervical cancer prevention among adult males and females in Korea: A nationwide interview survey: Vaccine. 28:1854~1860 (3.616)

2009 SCI-E Sexual Activity and Hepatitis B and C Virus Infection Among Young Adults After Introduction of a Vaccination Program in an Area of High Endemicity: Journal of Epidemiology(상위 20#저널 아님). 19:213~218 (1.642)

2009 SCI-E Sexual activity and hepatitis B and C virus infection among young adults after introduction of a vaccination program in an area of high endemicity: Journal of Epidemiology. 19:213~218 (1.642)

2009 SCI-E Prevalence of human papillomavirus and Chlamydia trachomatis infection among women attending cervical cancer screening in the Republic of Korea: European Journal of Cancer Prevention. 18:56~61 (1.865)

2008 기타 Diagnostic accuracy of conventional Pap test, liquid-based cytology and human papillomavirus DNA testing in cervical cancer screening in Korea: a meta-analysis: 한국역학회지. 30:178~187 ()

2008 기타 Knowledge of human papillomavirus infection and acceptability of vaccination among adult women in Korea: 대한산부인과학회지. 51(6):617~623 (0)

2008 SCI-E Acquisition of new infection and clearance of type-specific human papillomavirus infections in female students in Busan, South Korea: a follow-up study.: BMC Infectious Diseases(상위 20#에 해당되지 않음). 8:13: (2.021)

2008 기타 Efficacy of human papillomavirus vaccines as an anticancer vaccine: 한국모자보건학회지. 12:1~7 ()

2007 기타 일부 농촌지역 중연여성의 폐경증상에 영향을 미치는 요인: Journal of the Korean Data Analysis Society. 9:1677~92 ()

2007 SCI Serologic response to oncogenic human papillomavirus types in male and female university students in Busan, South Korea: Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention(상위 20# 저널). 16:1874~9 (4.289)

2007 SCI-E Collection of Clonorchis sinensis adult worms from infected humans after praziquantel treatment: Korean Journal of Parasitology. 45:149~52 ()

2006 SCI Clonorchis sinensis infection and increasing risk of cholangiocarcinoma in the republic of Korea: American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene(상위 20#저널임). 75:93~96 (2.482)

2005 기타 일부 젊은 연령층의 인유두종바이러스 감염 위험요인간의 관련성 연구: 한국역학회지. 27:118~28 ()

2005 기타 2000년 우리나라 성인 자살자의 인구사회적 특성: 보건과 사회과학. 18:191~210 ()

2005 기타 혈청 총 콜레스테롤과 체질량 지수, 혈압, 생활습관과의 관련성: 성인간호학회지. 17:149~59 ()

2005 기타 Epidemiologic study of Clonorchis sinensis infestation in a rural area of Kyongsangnam-do, South Korea: J Prev Med Public Health. 38:425~430 ()

2004 SCI Prevalence and determinants of genital infection with papillomavirus, in female and male university students in Busan, South Korea: Journal of Infectious Diseases. 190:468~76 (5.363)

2004 기타 2000년 홍역 유행시 합병증 발생률과 질병비용: 한국역학회지. 26:71~80 ()

2004 기타 Seroepidemiologic Study of Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) and Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection in Young Population in Parts of Busan, Korea: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health. 37(3):253~259 (0)

2004 SCI Prevalence and determinants of genital infection with papillomavirus in female and male university students in Busan, South Korea: J Infect Dis. 190:468~476 (4.481)

2003 SCI Risk analysis of asecptic meningitis after measeles-mumps-rubella vaccination in Korean children by using a case-crossover design: American Journal of Epidemiology. 157:158~65 (5.241)