Kathryn Lee, RN, PhD, FAAN

Overview

Dr. Lee has been in the Department of Family Health Care Nursing since 1988. She is Full Professor with a program of research in the area of sleep, fatigue, and circadian rhythms particularly focused on women and reproductive health issues. She is the Director of an NIH-funded T32 Nurse Research Training Grant on Symptom Management, and is currently the Associate Dean for Research in the School of Nursing. She holds the James P. and Marjorie A. Livingston Endowed Chair in Nursing. She is certified in Behavioral Sleep Medicine, and she serves as an Associate Editor for Behavioral Sleep Medicine. She is also an Assistant Director of the UCSF CTSI Comprehensive Mentoring Program.

Publications

Lee KA, Meek P, Grady PA. Advancing symptom science: Nurse researchers lead the way. Nurs Outlook. 2014 Sep-Oct; 62(5):301-2.
Badger TA, Heitkemper M, Lee KA, Bruner DW. An experience with the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System: Pros and cons and unanswered questions. Nurs Outlook. 2014 Sep-Oct; 62(5):332-8.
Lee KA, Dziadkowiec O, Meek P. A systems science approach to fatigue management in research and health care. Nurs Outlook. 2014 Sep-Oct; 62(5):313-21.
Corwin EJ, Berg JA, Armstrong TS, DeVito Dabbs A, Lee KA, Meek P, Redeker N. Envisioning the future in symptom science. Nurs Outlook. 2014 Sep-Oct; 62(5):346-51.
Doan T, Gay CL, Kennedy HP, Newman J, Lee KA. Nighttime Breastfeeding Behavior Is Associated with More Nocturnal Sleep among First-Time Mothers at One Month Postpartum. J Clin Sleep Med. 2014; 10(3):313-9.
Lee KA, Gay CL, Lerdal A, Pullinger CR, Aouizerat BE. Cytokine polymorphisms are associated with fatigue in adults living with HIV/AIDS. Brain Behav Immun. 2014 Aug; 40:95-103.
Lee KA, Gay C, Pullinger CR, Hennessy MD, Zak RS, Aouizerat BE. Cytokine Polymorphisms are Associated with Poor Sleep Maintenance in Adults Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. Sleep. 2014; 37(3):453-63.
Johansson S, Kottorp A, Lee KA, Gay CL, Lerdal A. Can the Fatigue Severity Scale 7-item version be used across different patient populations as a generic fatigue measure - a comparative study using a Rasch model approach. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2014; 12(1):24.
Lerdal A, Kottorp A, Gay CL, Grov EK, Lee KA. Rasch analysis of the Beck Depression Inventory-II in stroke survivors: A cross-sectional study. J Affect Disord. 2014 Apr; 158:48-52.
Lee KA, Gay C, Humphreys J, Portillo CJ, Pullinger CR, Aouizerat BE. Telomere Length is Associated with Sleep Duration But Not Sleep Quality in Adults with Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Sleep. 2014; 37(1):157-66.
Lee KA, Gay CL, Alsten CR. Home-based behavioral sleep training for shift workers: a pilot study. Behav Sleep Med. 2014 Nov 2; 12(6):455-68.
Lerdal A, Gay CL, Saghaug E, Gautvik K, Grov EK, Normann A, Slaaen J, Slåtten K, Tallang OU, Lee KA. Sleep in family caregivers of patients admitted to hospice: A pilot study. Palliat Support Care. 2013 Aug 6; 1-6.
Sternberg RM, Lee KA. Depressive symptoms of midlife Latinas: effect of immigration and sociodemographic factors. Int J Womens Health. 2013; 5:301-8.
Franck L, Wray J, Gay C, Dearmun AK, Alsberge I, Lee KA. Where do parents sleep best when children are hospitalized? A pilot comparison study. Behav Sleep Med. 2014 Jul 4; 12(4):307-16.
Flaherman VJ, Aby J, Burgos AE, Lee KA, Cabana MD, Newman TB. Effect of early limited formula on duration and exclusivity of breastfeeding in at-risk infants: an RCT. Pediatrics. 2013 Jun; 131(6):1059-65.
Stremler R, Hodnett E, Kenton L, Lee K, Weiss S, Weston J, Willan A. Effect of behavioural-educational intervention on sleep for primiparous women and their infants in early postpartum: multisite randomised controlled trial. BMJ. 2013; 346:f1164.
Hennessy MD, Zak RS, Gay CL, Pullinger CR, Lee KA, Aouizerat BE. Polymorphisms of Interleukin-1 Beta and Interleukin-17Alpha Genes Are Associated With Restless Legs Syndrome. Biol Res Nurs. 2014 Apr; 16(2):143-51.
Mishra GD, Anderson D, Schoenaker DA, Adami HO, Avis NE, Brown D, Bruinsma F, Brunner E, Cade JE, Crawford SL, Dobson AJ, Elliott J, Giles GG, Gold EB, Hayashi K, Kuh D, Lee KA, Lee JS, Melby MK, Mizunuma H, Sievert LL, Weiderpass E. InterLACE: A new International Collaboration for a Life Course Approach to Women's Reproductive Health and Chronic Disease Events. Maturitas. 2013 Mar; 74(3):235-40.
Lerdal A, Kottorp A, Gay CL, Lee KA. Development of a short version of the Lee Visual Analogue Fatigue Scale in a sample of women with HIV/AIDS: a Rasch analysis application. Qual Life Res. 2013 Aug; 22(6):1467-72.
Van Onselen C, Cooper BA, Lee K, Dunn L, Aouizerat BE, West C, Dodd M, Paul S, Miaskowski C. Identification of distinct subgroups of breast cancer patients based on self-reported changes in sleep disturbance. Support Care Cancer. 2012 Oct; 20(10):2611-9.
Lerdal A, Kottorp A, Gay CL, Lee KA. Lee Fatigue And Energy Scales: exploring aspects of validity in a sample of women with HIV using an application of a Rasch model. Psychiatry Res. 2013 Feb 28; 205(3):241-6.
Lyndon A, Sexton JB, Simpson KR, Rosenstein A, Lee KA, Wachter RM. Predictors of likelihood of speaking up about safety concerns in labour and delivery. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012 Sep; 21(9):791-9.
Aouizerat BE, Gay CL, Lerdal A, Portillo CJ, Lee KA. Lack of energy: an important and distinct component of HIV-related fatigue and daytime function. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2013 Feb; 45(2):191-201.
Lyndon A, Lee HC, Gilbert WM, Gould JB, Lee KA. Maternal morbidity during childbirth hospitalization in California. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2012 Dec; 25(12):2529-35.
Miaskowski C, Cooper BA, Dhruva A, Dunn LB, Langford DJ, Cataldo JK, Baggott CR, Merriman JD, Dodd M, Lee K, West C, Paul SM, Aouizerat BE. Evidence of associations between cytokine genes and subjective reports of sleep disturbance in oncology patients and their family caregivers. PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e40560.
Flaherman VJ, Hicks KG, Cabana MD, Lee KA. Maternal experience of interactions with providers among mothers with milk supply concern. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012 Aug; 51(8):778-84.
Feldman MD, Steinauer JE, Khalili M, Huang L, Kahn JS, Lee KA, Creasman J, Brown JS. A mentor development program for clinical translational science faculty leads to sustained, improved confidence in mentoring skills. Clin Transl Sci. 2012 Aug; 5(4):362-7.
Lee KA, Gay C, Portillo CJ, Coggins T, Davis H, Pullinger CR, Aouizerat BE. Types of sleep problems in adults living with HIV/AIDS. J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Feb 15; 8(1):67-75.
Flaherman VJ, Gay B, Scott C, Aby J, Stewart AL, Lee KA. Development of the breast milk expression experience measure. Matern Child Nutr. 2013 Jul; 9(3):425-30.
Heilemann MV, Choudhury SM, Kury FS, Lee KA. Factors associated with sleep disturbance in women of Mexican descent. J Adv Nurs. 2012 Oct; 68(10):2256-66.
Dhruva A, Lee K, Paul SM, West C, Dunn L, Dodd M, Aouizerat BE, Cooper B, Swift P, Miaskowski C. Sleep-wake circadian activity rhythms and fatigue in family caregivers of oncology patients. Cancer Nurs. 2012 Jan-Feb; 35(1):70-81.
Choi J, Guiterrez Y, Gilliss C, Lee KA. Physical activity, weight, and waist circumference in midlife women. Health Care Women Int. 2012; 33(12):1086-95.
Lee KA. Introduction to special issue: women as participants in sleep research. Behav Sleep Med. 2012; 10(3):149-51.
Choi J, Guiterrez Y, Gilliss C, Lee KA. Body mass index in multiethnic midlife women: influence of demographic characteristics and physical activity. Health Care Women Int. 2011 Dec; 32(12):1079-87.
Franck L, Gay CL, Lynch M, Lee KA. Infant sleep after immunization: randomized controlled trial of prophylactic acetaminophen. Pediatrics. 2011 Dec; 128(6):1100-8.
Langford DJ, Lee K, Miaskowski C. Sleep disturbance interventions in oncology patients and family caregivers: a comprehensive review and meta-analysis. Sleep Med Rev. 2012 Oct; 16(5):397-414.
Lerdal A, Lee KA, Bakken LN, Finset A, Kim HS. The Course of Fatigue during the First 18 Months after First-Ever Stroke: A Longitudinal Study. Stroke Res Treat. 2012; 2012:126275.
Merriman JD, Dodd M, Lee K, Paul SM, Cooper BA, Aouizerat BE, Swift PS, Wara W, Dunn L, Miaskowski C. Differences in self-reported attentional fatigue between patients with breast and prostate cancer at the initiation of radiation therapy. Cancer Nurs. 2011 Sep-Oct; 34(5):345-53.
Lerdal A, Gay CL, Aouizerat BE, Portillo CJ, Lee KA. Patterns of morning and evening fatigue among adults with HIV/AIDS. J Clin Nurs. 2011 Aug; 20(15-16):2204-16.
McLemore MR, Aouizerat BE, Lee KA, Chen LM, Cooper B, Tozzi M, Miaskowski C. A comparison of the cyclic variation in serum levels of CA125 across the menstrual cycle using two commercial assays. Biol Res Nurs. 2012 Jul; 14(3):250-6.
Flaherman VJ, Gay B, Scott C, Avins A, Lee KA, Newman TB. Randomised trial comparing hand expression with breast pumping for mothers of term newborns feeding poorly. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2012 Jan; 97(1):F18-23.
Miaskowski C, Lee K, Dunn L, Dodd M, Aouizerat BE, West C, Paul SM, Cooper B, Wara W, Swift P. Sleep-wake circadian activity rhythm parameters and fatigue in oncology patients before the initiation of radiation therapy. Cancer Nurs. 2011 Jul-Aug; 34(4):255-68.
Lyndon A, Sexton JB, Simpson KR, Rosenstein A, Lee KA, Wachter RM. Predictors of likelihood of speaking up about safety concerns in labour and delivery. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011 Jul 1.
Walker AJ, Pongsing Y, Nail L, Pedhiwala N, Leo M, Price J, Lee K, Gedaly-Duff V. Sleep-wake patterns of school-age children and adolescents before diagnosis and during induction chemotherapy for acute lymphocytic leukemia. J Pediatr Nurs. 2011 Dec; 26(6):e37-44.
Bakken LN, Lee KA, Kim HS, Finset A, Lerdal A. Sleep-Wake Patterns during the Acute Phase after First-Ever Stroke. Stroke Res Treat. 2011; 2011:936298.
Hsu HT, Dodd MJ, Guo SE, Lee KA, Hwang SL, Lai YH. Predictors of exercise frequency in breast cancer survivors in Taiwan. J Clin Nurs. 2011 Jul; 20(13-14):1923-35.
Garrett K, Dhruva A, Koetters T, West C, Paul SM, Dunn LB, Aouizerat BE, Cooper BA, Dodd M, Lee K, Wara W, Swift P, Miaskowski C. Differences in sleep disturbance and fatigue between patients with breast and prostate cancer at the initiation of radiation therapy. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2011 Aug; 42(2):239-50.
Lerdal A, Kottorp A, Gay C, Aouizerat BE, Portillo CJ, Lee KA. A 7-item version of the fatigue severity scale has better psychometric properties among HIV-infected adults: an application of a Rasch model. Qual Life Res. 2011 Nov; 20(9):1447-56.
Humphreys J, Epel ES, Cooper BA, Lin J, Blackburn EH, Lee KA. Telomere shortening in formerly abused and never abused women. Biol Res Nurs. 2012 Apr; 14(2):115-23.
Gay C, Portillo CJ, Kelly R, Coggins T, Davis H, Aouizerat BE, Pullinger CR, Lee KA. Self-reported medication adherence and symptom experience in adults with HIV. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2011 Jul-Aug; 22(4):257-68.
Dodd MJ, Cho MH, Cooper BA, Petersen J, Bank KA, Lee KA, Miaskowski C. Identification of latent classes in patients who are receiving biotherapy based on symptom experience and its effect on functional status and quality of life. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2011 Jan; 38(1):33-42.
Kinder JR, Lee KA, Thompson H, Hicks K, Topp K, Madsen KA. Validation of a hip-worn accelerometer in measuring sleep time in children. J Pediatr Nurs. 2012 Apr; 27(2):127-33.
Lee SY, Lee KA, Aycock D, Decker M. Circadian activity rhythms for mothers with an infant in ICU. Front Neurol. 2010; 1:155.
Lee KA, Gay CL. Can modifications to the bedroom environment improve the sleep of new parents? Two randomized controlled trials. Res Nurs Health. 2011 Feb; 34(1):7-19.
Walker AJ, Johnson KP, Miaskowski C, Lee KA, Gedaly-Duff V. Sleep quality and sleep hygiene behaviors of adolescents during chemotherapy. J Clin Sleep Med. 2010 Oct 15; 6(5):439-44.
Lerdal A, Lee KA, Rokne B, Knudsen Ø, Wahl AK, Dahl AA. A population-based study of associations between current posttraumatic stress symptoms and current fatigue. J Trauma Stress. 2010 Oct; 23(5):606-14.
Song Y, Dowling GA, Wallhagen MI, Lee KA, Strawbridge WJ. Sleep in older adults with Alzheimer's disease. J Neurosci Nurs. 2010 Aug; 42(4):190-8; quiz 199-200.
Nosek M, Kennedy HP, Beyene Y, Taylor D, Gilliss C, Lee K. The effects of perceived stress and attitudes toward menopause and aging on symptoms of menopause. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2010 Jul-Aug; 55(4):328-34.
Merriman JD, Jansen C, Koetters T, West C, Dodd M, Lee K, Paul SM, Aouizerat BE, Cooper BA, Swift PS, Wara W, Miaskowski C. Predictors of the trajectories of self-reported attentional fatigue in women with breast cancer undergoing radiation therapy. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2010 Jul; 37(4):423-32.
Miaskowski C, Dodd M, Lee K, West C, Paul SM, Cooper BA, Wara W, Swift PS, Dunn LB, Aouizerat BE. Preliminary evidence of an association between a functional interleukin-6 polymorphism and fatigue and sleep disturbance in oncology patients and their family caregivers. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010 Oct; 40(4):531-44.
Lerdal A, Bakken LN, Rasmussen EF, Beiermann C, Ryen S, Pynten S, Drefvelin AS, Dahl AM, Rognstad G, Finset A, Lee KA, Kim HS. Physical impairment, depressive symptoms and pre-stroke fatigue are related to fatigue in the acute phase after stroke. Disabil Rehabil. 2011; 33(4):334-42.
Pullinger CR, Aouizerat BE, Gay C, Coggins T, Movsesyan I, Davis H, Kane JP, Portillo C, Lee KA. Metabolic abnormalities and coronary heart disease risk in human immunodeficiency virus-infected adults. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2010 Jun; 8(3):279-86.
Dhruva A, Dodd M, Paul SM, Cooper BA, Lee K, West C, Aouizerat BE, Swift PS, Wara W, Miaskowski C. Trajectories of fatigue in patients with breast cancer before, during, and after radiation therapy. Cancer Nurs. 2010 May-Jun; 33(3):201-12.
Beddoe AE, Lee KA, Weiss SJ, Kennedy HP, Yang CP. Effects of mindful yoga on sleep in pregnant women: a pilot study. Biol Res Nurs. 2010 Apr; 11(4):363-70.
Johnson MO, Subak LL, Brown JS, Lee KA, Feldman MD. An innovative program to train health sciences researchers to be effective clinical and translational research mentors. Acad Med. 2010 Mar; 85(3):484-9.
Goyal D, Gay C, Lee KA. How much does low socioeconomic status increase the risk of prenatal and postpartum depressive symptoms in first-time mothers? Womens Health Issues. 2010 Mar-Apr; 20(2):96-104.
Aouizerat BE, Miaskowski CA, Gay C, Portillo CJ, Coggins T, Davis H, Pullinger CR, Lee KA. Risk factors and symptoms associated with pain in HIV-infected adults. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2010 Mar-Apr; 21(2):125-33.
Ruth V, Kennedy C, Rehm R, Ariagno R, Lee KA. Resting heart rate does not predict growth in preterm infants. Early Hum Dev. 2010 Jan; 86(1):23-7.
Katapodi MC, Dodd MJ, Facione NC, Humphreys JC, Lee KA. Why some women have an optimistic or a pessimistic bias about their breast cancer risk: experiences, heuristics, and knowledge of risk factors. Cancer Nurs. 2010 Jan-Feb; 33(1):64-73.
Song Y, Dowling GA, Wallhagen MI, Lee KA, Strawbridge WJ, Hubbard EM. Rest-activity patterns in institutionalized Korean older adults with dementia: a pilot study. J Gerontol Nurs. 2009 Dec; 35(12):20-8; quiz 30-1.
Lee KA, Gay C, Portillo CJ, Coggins T, Davis H, Pullinger CR, Aouizerat BE. Symptom experience in HIV-infected adults: a function of demographic and clinical characteristics. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2009 Dec; 38(6):882-93.
Baker FC, Wolfson AR, Lee KA. Association of sociodemographic, lifestyle, and health factors with sleep quality and daytime sleepiness in women: findings from the 2007 National Sleep Foundation "Sleep in America Poll". J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2009 Jun; 18(6):841-9.
Feldman MD, Huang L, Guglielmo BJ, Jordan R, Kahn J, Creasman JM, Wiener-Kronish JP, Lee KA, Tehrani A, Yaffe K, Brown JS. Training the next generation of research mentors: the University of California, San Francisco, Clinical & Translational Science Institute Mentor Development Program. Clin Transl Sci. 2009 Jun; 2(3):216-21.
Aouizerat BE, Dodd M, Lee K, West C, Paul SM, Cooper BA, Wara W, Swift P, Dunn LB, Miaskowski C. Preliminary evidence of a genetic association between tumor necrosis factor alpha and the severity of sleep disturbance and morning fatigue. Biol Res Nurs. 2009 Jul; 11(1):27-41.
Katapodi MC, Dodd MJ, Lee KA, Facione NC. Underestimation of breast cancer risk: influence on screening behavior. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2009 May; 36(3):306-14.
Beddoe AE, Paul Yang CP, Kennedy HP, Weiss SJ, Lee KA. The effects of mindfulness-based yoga during pregnancy on maternal psychological and physical distress. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2009 May-Jun; 38(3):310-9.
Lee KA. Sleep in midlife women. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2009 May-Jun; 38(3):331-2.
Kim KH, Lee KA. Sleep and fatigue symptoms in women before and 6 weeks after hysterectomy. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2009 May-Jun; 38(3):344-52.
Willette-Murphy K, Lee KA, Dodd M, West C, Aouizerat BE, Paul S, Swift P, Wara W, Miaskowski C. Relationship between sleep and physical activity in female family caregivers at the initiation of patients' radiation therapy. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2009 May-Jun; 38(3):367-74.
Humphreys J, Lee KA. Interpersonal violence is associated with depression and chronic physical health problems in midlife women. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2009 Apr; 30(4):206-13.
Fletcher BA, Schumacher KL, Dodd M, Paul SM, Cooper BA, Lee K, West C, Aouizerat BE, Swift PS, Wara W, Miaskowski C. Trajectories of fatigue in family caregivers of patients undergoing radiation therapy for prostate cancer. Res Nurs Health. 2009 Apr; 32(2):125-39.
Figueroa-Ramos MI, Arroyo-Novoa CM, Lee KA, Padilla G, Puntillo KA. Sleep and delirium in ICU patients: a review of mechanisms and manifestations. Intensive Care Med. 2009 May; 35(5):781-95.
Castro CM, Lee KA, Bliwise DL, Urizar GG, Woodward SH, King AC. Sleep patterns and sleep-related factors between caregiving and non-caregiving women. Behav Sleep Med. 2009; 7(3):164-79.
Lee KA. In search of sleep: it's a family affair. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2008 Nov-Dec; 37(6):705.
Gallo AM, Lee KA. Sleep characteristics in hospitalized antepartum patients. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2008 Nov-Dec; 37(6):715-21.
Lee KA, Baker FC, Newton KM, Ancoli-Israel S. The Influence of reproductive status and age on women's sleep. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2008 Sep; 17(7):1209-14.
Hudson AL, Portillo CJ, Lee KA. Sleep disturbances in women with HIV or AIDS: efficacy of a tailored sleep promotion intervention. Nurs Res. 2008 Sep-Oct; 57(5):360-6.
Lee KA, Kryger MH. Women and sleep. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2008 Sep; 17(7):1189-90.
Shannon M, Lee KA. HIV-infected mothers' perceptions of uncertainty, stress, depression and social support during HIV viral testing of their infants. Arch Womens Ment Health. 2008 Sep; 11(4):259-67.
Caughey AB, Urato AC, Lee KA, Thiet MP, Washington AE, Laros RK. Time of delivery and neonatal morbidity and mortality. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Nov; 199(5):496.e1-5.
Berger AM, Wielgus KK, Young-McCaughan S, Fischer P, Farr L, Lee KA. Methodological challenges when using actigraphy in research. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2008 Aug; 36(2):191-9.
Miaskowski C, Paul SM, Cooper BA, Lee K, Dodd M, West C, Aouizerat BE, Swift PS, Wara W. Trajectories of fatigue in men with prostate cancer before, during, and after radiation therapy. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2008 Jun; 35(6):632-43.
Beddoe AE, Lee KA. Mind-body interventions during pregnancy. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2008 Mar-Apr; 37(2):165-75.
Dailey DE, Humphreys JC, Rankin SH, Lee KA. An exploration of lifetime trauma exposure in pregnant low-income African American women. Matern Child Health J. 2011 Apr; 15(3):410-8.
Fletcher BS, Paul SM, Dodd MJ, Schumacher K, West C, Cooper B, Lee K, Aouizerat B, Swift P, Wara W, Miaskowski CA. Prevalence, severity, and impact of symptoms on female family caregivers of patients at the initiation of radiation therapy for prostate cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2008 Feb 1; 26(4):599-605.
Ward TM, Gay C, Alkon A, Anders TF, Lee KA. Nocturnal sleep and daytime nap behaviors in relation to salivary cortisol levels and temperament in preschool-age children attending child care. Biol Res Nurs. 2008 Jan; 9(3):244-53.
Ward TM, Gay C, Anders TF, Alkon A, Lee KA. Sleep and napping patterns in 3-to-5-year old children attending full-day childcare centers. J Pediatr Psychol. 2008 Jul; 33(6):666-72.
Beebe KR, Lee KA, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Humphreys J. The effects of childbirth self-efficacy and anxiety during pregnancy on prehospitalization labor. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2007 Sep-Oct; 36(5):410-8.
Caughey AB, Lee KA. CPAP for the prevention of pre-eclampsia: is this a clinically promising intervention? Sleep Med. 2007 Dec; 9(1):1-2.
Ward TM, Rankin S, Lee KA. Caring for children with sleep problems. J Pediatr Nurs. 2007 Aug; 22(4):283-96.
Beyene Y, Gilliss C, Lee K. " I take the good with the bad, and I moisturize": defying middle age in the new millennium. Menopause. 2007 Jul-Aug; 14(4):734-41.
Lee KA, Beyene Y, Paparrigopoulos TJ, Dikeos DG, Soldatos CR. Circadian rhythms and sleep patterns in urban Greek couples. Biol Res Nurs. 2007 Jul; 9(1):42-8.
Doan T, Gardiner A, Gay CL, Lee KA. Breast-feeding increases sleep duration of new parents. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2007 Jul-Sep; 21(3):200-6.
Lee SY, Lee KA, Rankin SH, Weiss SJ, Alkon A. Sleep disturbance, fatigue, and stress among Chinese-American parents with ICU hospitalized infants. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2007 Jun; 28(6):593-605.
Goyal D, Gay CL, Lee KA. Patterns of sleep disruption and depressive symptoms in new mothers. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2007 Apr-Jun; 21(2):123-9.
Kennedy HP, Gardiner A, Gay C, Lee KA. Negotiating sleep: a qualitative study of new mothers. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2007 Apr-Jun; 21(2):114-22.
Lee KA. Sleep and pregnancy/postpartum. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2007 Apr-Jun; 21(2):91.
Beebe KR, Lee KA. Sleep disturbance in late pregnancy and early labor. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2007 Apr-Jun; 21(2):103-8.
Lee SY, Lee KA. Early postpartum sleep and fatigue for mothers after cesarean delivery compared with vaginal delivery: an exploratory study. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2007 Apr-Jun; 21(2):109-13.
Stremler R, Hodnett E, Lee K, MacMillan S, Mill C, Ongcangco L, Willan A. A behavioral-educational intervention to promote maternal and infant sleep: a pilot randomized, controlled trial. Sleep. 2006 Dec; 29(12):1609-15.
Miaskowski C, Cooper BA, Paul SM, Dodd M, Lee K, Aouizerat BE, West C, Cho M, Bank A. Subgroups of patients with cancer with different symptom experiences and quality-of-life outcomes: a cluster analysis. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2006 Sep; 33(5):E79-89.
Lee KA. Sleep dysfunction in women and its management. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2006 Sep; 8(5):376-86.
Juarbe TC, Gutiérrez Y, Gilliss C, Lee KA. Depressive symptoms, physical activity, and weight gain in premenopausal Latina and White women. Maturitas. 2006 Sep 20; 55(2):116-25.
Humphreys JC, Lee KA. Sleep of children of abused women in transitional housing. Pediatr Nurs. 2006 Jul-Aug; 32(4):311-6.
Gedaly-Duff V, Lee KA, Nail L, Nicholson HS, Johnson KP. Pain, sleep disturbance, and fatigue in children with leukemia and their parents: a pilot study. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2006 May; 33(3):641-6.
Cho MH, Dodd MJ, Lee KA, Padilla G, Slaughter R. Self-reported sleep quality in family caregivers of gastric cancer patients who are receiving chemotherapy in Korea. J Cancer Educ. 2006; 21(1 Suppl):S37-41.
Heilemann MV, Lee KA, Kury FS. Strength factors among women of Mexican descent. West J Nurs Res. 2005 Dec; 27(8):949-65; discussion 966-76.
Hudson AL, Taylor D, Lee KA, Gilliss CL. Symptom experience and self-care strategies among healthy, midlife African-American women. J Natl Black Nurses Assoc. 2005 Dec; 16(2):6-14.
Lee SY, Lee KA, Rankin SH, Alkon A, Weiss SJ. Acculturation and stress in Chinese-American parents of infants cared for in the intensive care unit. Adv Neonatal Care. 2005 Dec; 5(6):315-28.
Berger AM, Parker KP, Young-McCaughan S, Mallory GA, Barsevick AM, Beck SL, Carpenter JS, Carter PA, Farr LA, Hinds PS, Lee KA, Miaskowski C, Mock V, Payne JK, Hall M. Sleep wake disturbances in people with cancer and their caregivers: state of the science. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2005 Nov; 32(6):E98-126.
Kennedy HP, Taylor D, Lee KA. A study of midlife women's reasons for changing healthcare providers. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2005 Nov; 17(11):480-6.
Dodd MJ, Cho MH, Cooper B, Miaskowski C, Lee KA, Bank K. Advancing our knowledge of symptom clusters. J Support Oncol. 2005 Nov-Dec; 3(6 Suppl 4):30-1.
Heilemann MV, Kury FS, Lee KA. Trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms among low income women of Mexican descent in the United States. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2005 Oct; 193(10):665-72.
Lee KA, Ward TM. Critical components of a sleep assessment for clinical practice settings. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2005 Aug-Sep; 26(7):739-50.
McEnany GW, Lee KA. Effects of light therapy on sleep, mood, and temperature in women with nonseasonal major depression. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2005 Aug-Sep; 26(7):781-94.
Humphreys J, Lee K. Sleep disturbance in battered women living in transitional housing. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2005 Aug-Sep; 26(7):771-80.
Yamazaki A, Lee KA, Kennedy HP, Weiss SJ. Sleep-wake cycles, social rhythms, and sleeping arrangement during Japanese childbearing family transition. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2005 May-Jun; 34(3):342-8.
Lee KA, Gay CL. Sleep in late pregnancy predicts length of labor and type of delivery. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2004 Dec; 191(6):2041-6.
Dorsey CM, Lee KA, Scharf MB. Effect of zolpidem on sleep in women with perimenopausal and postmenopausal insomnia: a 4-week, randomized, multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Clin Ther. 2004 Oct; 26(10):1578-86.
Lee K, Cho M, Miaskowski C, Dodd M. Impaired sleep and rhythms in persons with cancer. Sleep Med Rev. 2004 Jun; 8(3):199-212.
Lee KA, Landis C, Chasens ER, Dowling G, Merritt S, Parker KP, Redeker N, Richards KC, Rogers AE, Shaver JF, Umlauf MG, Weaver TE. Sleep and chronobiology: recommendations for nursing education. Nurs Outlook. 2004 May-Jun; 52(3):126-33.
Gay CL, Lee KA, Lee SY. Sleep patterns and fatigue in new mothers and fathers. Biol Res Nurs. 2004 Apr; 5(4):311-8.
Katapodi MC, Lee KA, Facione NC, Dodd MJ. Predictors of perceived breast cancer risk and the relation between perceived risk and breast cancer screening: a meta-analytic review. Prev Med. 2004 Apr; 38(4):388-402.
Lee KA. Now I lay me down to sleep--but how long is long enough? Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 2004; 19(2):68-9.
Dodd MJ, Miaskowski C, Lee KA. Occurrence of symptom clusters. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 2004; (32):76-8.
Heilemann M, Frutos L, Lee K, Kury FS. Protective strength factors, resources, and risks in relation to depressive symptoms among childbearing women of Mexican descent. Health Care Women Int. 2004 Jan; 25(1):88-106.
Lee KA. Is sleep a priority for yourself or your research? Int J Occup Environ Health. 2004 Jan-Mar; 10(1):106-7.
Miaskowski C, Dodd M, Lee K. Symptom clusters: the new frontier in symptom management research. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 2004; (32):17-21.
Lee KA, Lipscomb J. Sleep among shiftworkers--a priority for clinical practice and research in occupational health nursing. AAOHN J. 2003 Oct; 51(10):418-20.
Landis C, Lee KA. Priorities for sleep research for older adults. J Gerontol Nurs. 2003 Sep; 29(9):3.
Stinson JC, Lee KA. Premature labor and birth: influence of rank and perception of fatigue in active duty military women. Mil Med. 2003 May; 168(5):385-90.
Heilemann MV, Lee K, Kury FS. Psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the Resilience Scale. J Nurs Meas. 2003 Spring-Summer; 11(1):61-72.
Portillo CJ, Tom L, Lee KA, Miramontes H. Physical and mental fullness as descriptors that influence sleep in women with HIV. Holist Nurs Pract. 2003 Mar-Apr; 17(2):91-8.
Lee KA. Would Dagwood ever benefit from the NIH plan for sleep research priorities? Behav Sleep Med. 2003; 1(4):185-6.
Heilemann MV, Lee KA, Kury FS. Strengths and vulnerabilities of women of Mexican descent in relation to depressive symptoms. Nurs Res. 2002 May-Jun; 51(3):175-82.
Kim KH, Lee KA. Symptom experience in women after hysterectomy. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2001 Sep-Oct; 30(5):472-80.
Humphreys J, Lee K, Neylan T, Marmar C. Psychological and physical distress of sheltered battered women. Health Care Women Int. 2001 Jun; 22(4):401-14.
Lee KA, Zaffke ME, Baratte-Beebe K. Restless legs syndrome and sleep disturbance during pregnancy: the role of folate and iron. J Womens Health Gend Based Med. 2001 May; 10(4):335-41.
Dodd M, Janson S, Facione N, Faucett J, Froelicher ES, Humphreys J, Lee K, Miaskowski C, Puntillo K, Rankin S, Taylor D. Advancing the science of symptom management. J Adv Nurs. 2001 Mar; 33(5):668-76.
Lee KA. Sleep and fatigue. Annu Rev Nurs Res. 2001; 19:249-73.
Lee KA, Portillo CJ, Miramontes H. The influence of sleep and activity patterns on fatigue in women with HIV/AIDS. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2001; 12 Suppl:19-27.
Gilliss CL, Lee KA, Gutierrez Y, Taylor D, Beyene Y, Neuhaus J, Murrell N. Recruitment and retention of healthy minority women into community-based longitudinal research. J Womens Health Gend Based Med. 2001 Jan-Feb; 10(1):77-85.
Lee KA, McEnany G, Zaffke ME. REM sleep and mood state in childbearing women: sleepy or weepy? Sleep. 2000 Nov 1; 23(7):877-85.
Lee H, Kohlman GC, Lee K, Schiller NB. Fatigue, mood, and hemodynamic patterns after myocardial infarction. Appl Nurs Res. 2000 May; 13(2):60-9.
Heilemann MV, Lee KA, Stinson J, Koshar JH, Goss G. Acculturation and perinatal health outcomes among rural women of Mexican descent. Res Nurs Health. 2000 Apr; 23(2):118-25.
McEnany G, Lee KA. Owls, larks and the significance of morningness/eveningness rhythm propensity in psychiatric-mental health nursing. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2000 Mar; 21(2):203-16.
Lee KA, Zaffke ME, McEnany G. Parity and sleep patterns during and after pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2000 Jan; 95(1):14-8.
Im EO, Meleis AI, Lee KA. Cultural competence of measurement scales of menopausal symptoms: use in research among Korean women. Int J Nurs Stud. 1999 Dec; 36(6):455-63.
Franck LS, Johnson LM, Lee K, Hepner C, Lambert L, Passeri M, Manio E, Dorenbaum A, Wara D. Sleep disturbances in children with human immunodeficiency virus infection. Pediatrics. 1999 Nov; 104(5):e62.
Miaskowski C, Lee KA. Pain, fatigue, and sleep disturbances in oncology outpatients receiving radiation therapy for bone metastasis: a pilot study. J Pain Symptom Manage. 1999 May; 17(5):320-32.
Lee KA, Portillo CJ, Miramontes H. The fatigue experience for women with human immunodeficiency virus. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 1999 Mar-Apr; 28(2):193-200.
Lee KA, Zaffke ME. Longitudinal changes in fatigue and energy during pregnancy and the postpartum period. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 1999 Mar-Apr; 28(2):183-91.
Humphreys JC, Lee KA, Neylan TC, Marmar CR. Sleep patterns of sheltered battered women. Image J Nurs Sch. 1999; 31(2):139-43.
Lee KA, McEnany G, Weekes D. Gender differences in sleep patterns for early adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 1999 Jan; 24(1):16-20.
Im EO, Meleis AI, Lee KA. Symptom experience during menopausal transition: low income Korean immigrant women. Women Health. 1999; 29(2):53-67.
Lee KA, Zammit G. Toward optimal health: the experts respond to sleep deprivation. Interview by Jodi Godfrey Meisler. J Womens Health. 1998 Dec; 7(10):1205-10.
Lee KA. Alterations in sleep during pregnancy and postpartum: a review of 30 years of research. Sleep Med Rev. 1998 Nov; 2(4):231-42.
Koshar JH, Lee KA, Goss G, Heilemann MS, Stinson J. The Hispanic teen mother's origin of birth, use of prenatal care, and maternal and neonatal complications. J Pediatr Nurs. 1998 Jun; 13(3):151-7.
Lee KA. An overview of sleep and common sleep problems. ANNA J. 1997 Dec; 24(6):614-23, 677; quiz 624-5.
Goss GL, Lee K, Koshar J, Heilemann MS, Stinson J. More does not mean better: prenatal visits and pregnancy outcome in the Hispanic population. Public Health Nurs. 1997 Jun; 14(3):183-8.
Waters MA, Lee KA. Differences between primigravidae and multigravidae mothers in sleep disturbances, fatigue, and functional status. J Nurse Midwifery. 1996 Sep-Oct; 41(5):364-7.
Ruth-Sanchez V, Lee KA, Bosque EM. A descriptive study of current neonatal nurse practitioner practice. Neonatal Netw. 1996 Aug; 15(5):23-9.
Ruth-Sanchez V, Bosque EM, Lee KA. Facilitators of and constraints to neonatal nurse practitioner practice: comparing nursing and medical models. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 1996 Apr; 8(4):175-80.
McEnany GW, Hughes AM, Lee KA. Depression and HIV. A nursing perspective on a complex relationship. Nurs Clin North Am. 1996 Mar; 31(1):57-80.
Lee KA. Continuing education program: integrating an understanding of sleep knowledge into your practice. Part 6. Sleep in infants, young children and adolescents (continuing education credit). Am Nurse. 1995 Apr-May; 27(3):26-7.
Schimmel LM, Lee KA, Benner PE, Schimmel LD. A comparison of outcomes between joint and physician-only obstetric practices. Birth. 1994 Dec; 21(4):197-205.
Belluomini J, Litt RC, Lee KA, Katz M. Acupressure for nausea and vomiting of pregnancy: a randomized, blinded study. Obstet Gynecol. 1994 Aug; 84(2):245-8.
Lee KA, Lentz MJ, Taylor DL, Mitchell ES, Woods NF. Fatigue as a response to environmental demands in women's lives. Image J Nurs Sch. 1994; 26(2):149-54.
Bliwise DL, Carroll JS, Lee KA, Nekich JC, Dement WC. Sleep and "sundowning" in nursing home patients with dementia. Psychiatry Res. 1993 Sep; 48(3):277-92.
Lee KA. Self-reported sleep disturbances in employed women. Sleep. 1992 Dec; 15(6):493-8.
Morris AM, So Y, Lee KA, Lash AA, Becker CE. The P300 event-related potential. The effects of sleep deprivation. J Occup Med. 1992 Dec; 34(12):1143-52.
Lee KA, DeJoseph JF. Sleep disturbances, vitality, and fatigue among a select group of employed childbearing women. Birth. 1992 Dec; 19(4):208-13.
Lee KA, Rittenhouse CA. Health and perimenstrual symptoms: health outcomes for employed women who experience perimenstrual symptoms. Women Health. 1992; 19(1):65-78.
Sessler DI, Lee KA, McGuire J. Isoflurane anesthesia and circadian temperature cycles in humans. Anesthesiology. 1991 Dec; 75(6):985-9.
Lee KA, Hicks G, Nino-Murcia G. Validity and reliability of a scale to assess fatigue. Psychiatry Res. 1991 Mar; 36(3):291-8.
Lee KA, Rittenhouse CA. Prevalence of perimenstrual symptoms in employed women. Women Health. 1991; 17(3):17-32.
Lee KA, Shaver JF, Giblin EC, Woods NF. Sleep patterns related to menstrual cycle phase and premenstrual affective symptoms. Sleep. 1990 Oct; 13(5):403-9.
Lee KA, Stotts NA. Support of the growth hormone-somatomedin system to facilitate healing. Heart Lung. 1990 Mar; 19(2):157-62.
Shaver J, Giblin E, Lentz M, Lee K. Sleep patterns and stability in perimenopausal women. Sleep. 1988 Dec; 11(6):556-61.
Lee KA. Meta-analysis: a third alternative for student research experience. Nurse Educ. 1988 Jul-Aug; 13(4):30-3.
Matsumoto AM, Sandblom RE, Schoene RB, Lee KA, Giblin EC, Pierson DJ, Bremner WJ. Testosterone replacement in hypogonadal men: effects on obstructive sleep apnoea, respiratory drives, and sleep. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 1985 Jun; 22(6):713-21.
Sandblom RE, Matsumoto AM, Schoene RB, Lee KA, Giblin EC, Bremner WJ, Pierson DJ. Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome induced by testosterone administration. N Engl J Med. 1983 Mar 3; 308(9):508-10.
Loustau A, Lentz M, Lee K, McKenna M, Hirako S, Walker WF, Goldsmith JW. Evaluating students' clinical performance: using videotape to establish rater reliability. J Nurs Educ. 1980 Sep; 19(7):10-7.

Honors and Awards

International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, 2013
Distinguished Research Award, University of Washington School of Nursing, 2006
Helen Nahm Research Award, UCSF School of Nursing, 2004
Margretta Madden Styles Award for Excellence in Nursing, UCSF, 2002
Doctoral Student Mentor of the Year, UCSF, 2001
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing, 1996
Doctoral Student Mentor of the Year, UCSF, 1996
James & Marjorie Livingston Endowed Chair in Nursing, UCSF, 1993-now

Interests

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