Jia-Wen Guo, PhD, RN portrait
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics
  • Assistant Professor, College Of Nursing
  • Associate Professor, College Of Nursing

Research Statement

clinical research informatics; standards & structured terminologies; informatics in special populations (people with intellectual disability, oncology); instrument/questionnaire development

Research Keywords

  • cancer, pain, symptom managemnt, measurement, care quality, patient outcomes
  • Oncology Nursing
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Clinical Research Informatics

Presentations

  • Tay, D. L., Reblin, M., Cloyes, K. G., Guo, J., Jones, M., Hebdon, M., & Ellington, L. (2021). When financial health is tied to mental health: Predictors of hospice cancer caregivers’ psychological well-being. Poster Presentation at the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Annual Meeting. Poster, Accepted, 12/2020.
  • Reblin, R. McCormick, Guo, J., Otto, A., Ketcher, D. Cloyes, K. (2021). Toward understanding in dynamics of social support sexually- and gender-diverse young adults cancer survivors and their care partners. Post presentation at the Society of Behavioral Medicine 2021 Annual Meeting. Poster, Accepted, 12/2020.
  • Kimmel, J. & Guo, J. (2021). Text analysis of suicidal thoughts and behaviors in adolescents and young adults. Poster Presentation at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research. Poster, Accepted, 12/2020.
  • Kimmel, J. & Guo, J. (2021). Text analysis of suicidal thoughts and behaviors in adolescents and young adults. Poster Presentation at the Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research. Poster, Accepted, 12/2020.
  • Guo, J., Reblin, M., Cloyes, K. G., Tay, D. L., Jones, M., Hebdon, M., & Ellington, L. (2021). Stress and support in family and non-family relationships within hospice cancer survivor social networks. Poster Presentation at the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Annual Meeting. Poster, Accepted, 12/2020.
  • Guo, J., Radloff, C. L., Sward, K. A., Beck, S. L., Chapman, W. W., Donaldson, G. W., & Frey, L. J. (2020). A Corpus Analysis of Social Isolation from Clinical Notes of Patients with Cancer. Poster Presentation at 2020 American Medical Informatics Association Annual Meeting. Poster, Presented, 11/2020.
  • Yu, P. Kuo, C. & Guo, J. (2020). What Can Pokémon Go Do for Elderly End-Of-Life Patients? A Case Study of a Social Media News. Poster Presentation at Taiwan International Nursing Conference. Poster, Presented, 09/2020.
  • Ketcher, D., McCormick, R., Otto, A. K., Tennant, K. E., Skinner, A., Reed, D. R., Guo, J., Cloyes, K.G., & Reblin, M. (2020). Psychosocial impact of COVID-19 on AYA cancer patients and their family caregivers: Quantitative and qualitative results. Poster Presentation at Academy of Communication in Healthcare: Healthcare Communication Virtual Research Forum. Poster, Presented, 06/2020.
  • Clark, L., Pett, M. A., Guo, J., Cardell, E., Johnson, E., & Guerra, N. (2020). Use of the HRQoL-IDD-16 in Practice and Looking Ahead to Future Development. In L. Clark (Symposium Organizer), “Health‐related Quality of Life (HRQoL) for persons with IDD: Conceptual and Measurement Issues”. Presentation at the 141st American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) Annual Meeting. Panel, Accepted, 02/2020.
  • Pett, M. A., Guo, J., Cardell, E., Johnson, E., & Clark, L. (2020). Conceptual and Measurement Issues of Health-Related Quality of Life. In L. Clark (Symposium Organizer), “Health‐related Quality of Life (HRQoL) for persons with IDD: Conceptual and Measurement Issues”. Presentation at the 141st American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) Annual Meeting. Panel, Accepted, 02/2020.
  • Guo, J., Pett, M. A., Cardell, E., Johnson, E., Guerra, N., & Clark, L. (2020). Psychometric properties of the HRQoL-IDD-16: A revised measure of Health-related Quality of Life. In L. Clark (Symposium Organizer), “Health‐related Quality of Life (HRQoL) for persons with IDD: Conceptual and Measurement Issues”. Presentation at the 141st American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) Annual Meeting. Panel, Accepted, 02/2020.
  • Sisler, S., Luther, B, Wong, B., Guo, J., & Wallace, A. S. (2020). Implementation of social determinants of health screenings in routine urgent care. Panel presentation at the Society of Behavioral Medicine 2020 Annual Meeting. Panel, Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Kimmel, J. & Guo, J. (2020). Analysis of Suicide-related Texts From Adolescents and Young Adults. Poster Presentation at the 53rd Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Gee, A. & Guo, J. (2020). Linguistic Analysis of How Adolescents and Young Adults Describe Depression. Poster Presentation at the 53rd Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Wawrzynski, S. E. & Guo, J. (2020). Developing A Lexicon for Describing Symptoms for Adolescent and Young Adult Depression. Poster Presentation at the 53rd Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Simonsen, S. E., Clark, L., Dearden, S. E., Litchman, M. L., Tran, M., & Guo, J. (2019). Reproductive Health Goals and Support Experienced by Women with Disability. Poster Presentation at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Poster, Presented, 11/2019.
  • Guo, J., Radloff, C.L., Frey, L.J., Beck, S.L., Donaldson, G.W., Chapman, W.W., & Sward, K.A. (2019). Researchers’ perspectives on symptoms related to cancer pain: a network analysis of literatures. Poster Presentation at 2019 American Medical Informatics Association Annual Meeting. Poster, Presented, 11/2019.
  • Radloff, C.L., Guo, J., & Sward, K.A. (2019). Evaluating EHR Data Availability for Cancer Pain Research. Poster Presentation at 2019 American Medical . Poster, Presented, 11/2019.
  • Luther, B., Sisler, S., Guo, J., Wang, C., Wong, B., & Wallace, A. S. (2019). Screening for Social Determinants of Health: An Observational Study of Staff’s Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudes. Poster Presentation at the 17th International Conference on Communication in Healthcare. Poster, Presented, 10/2019.
  • Guo, J., Guerra, N., Pett, M. A., Cardell, E., Johnson, E. J. & Clark, L. (2019) Comparing a Health-related Quality of Life and a Quality of Life Measure for Persons with IDD. Symposium Presentation at international association for the scientific study of intellectual and developmental disabilities World Congress. Presentation, Submitted, 08/2019.
  • Wang, C., Guo, J. & Wallace, A. (2019) Workflow Analysis For Implementing Social Needs Screening And Referral In The ED. Poster Presentation at the 52nd Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Accepted, 04/2019.
  • Chu, Y., Gee, A. & Guo, J. (2019) The Feasibility of an Electronic Informed Consent for A Minimal-Risk Study. Poster Presentation at the 52nd Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Accepted, 04/2019.
  • Guo, J. (2019). Using the Dynamic Symptoms Model to Explore a Comprehensive List of Cancer Pain Research-Related Variables. Oral Presentation at the ONS 44th Annual Congress. Presentation, Accepted, 04/2019.
  • Clark, L., Simonsen, S., Dearden, S., Guo, J. & Litchman, M. (2019). Social Support of Reproductive-Aged Women with Disability. Symposium Presentation at the 52nd Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Presentation, Accepted, 04/2019.
  • Tran, M., Dearden, S., Simonsen, S., Guo, J., Clark, L. & Litchman, M. (2019). What Women with Disabilities Write In Blogs about Pregnancy and Early Motherhood. Symposium Presentation at the 52nd Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Presentation, Accepted, 04/2019.
  • Dinh, T. & Guo, J. (2018). Motivating Factors for Strategy Development to Engage Patients with a Health Portal in the Primary Care Setting. Poster Presentation at 2018 American Medical Informatics Association Annual Meeting. Poster, Presented, 11/05/2018.
  • Guo, J., Beck, S. L., & Sward, K. (2018). Discovering Public Opinions from Twitter Data About Using Medical Marijuana for Cancer Pain. Podium presented at International Conference on Cancer Nursing (ICCN) Annual Meeting. Presentation, Presented, 09/25/2018.
  • McDowell, M., Litchman, M., & Guo, J. (2018). Developing Anticipatory Guidance to Facilitate Optimal Care Transition Outcomes for Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes. Poster presented at the 2018 UPHA Public Health Conference for UTAH. Poster, Presented, 04/2018.
  • Perkins, R., Litchman, M. & Guo, J. (2018). Tweet, Tweet, Sugar-Sweetened Beverages at Starbucks. Symposium Poster Presentation at the 51st Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Presented, 04/2018.
  • Willardson, D. & Guo, J. (2018) Facilitating Primary Care Providers To Use Project Echo For Rural Health Care. Poster Presentation at the 51st Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Presented, 04/2018.
  • Litchman, M., Tay, D. & Guo, J. (2018) Public Perceptions of Nursing Following a High Profile Nurse Arrest. Podium Presentation at the 51st Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Presentation, Presented, 04/2018.
  • Guo, J. & Wilson, R. D. (2018). A Novel Strategy to Identify Patient Education Topics for Medical Marijuana in Cancer Pain Management by Using Social Media Data. Poster presented at the Asia-Pacific Conference on Education, Social Studies and Psychology (APCESP). Poster, Presented, 03/2018.
  • Pett, M. A., Clark, L., Cardell, E., Guo, J. & Johnson, E. (2017). Toward The Development of A Cognitively Accessible Self-Report Measure to Assess Health Related Quality of Life (HRQOL-IDD) in Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD). Poster Presentation at 141st American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) Annual Meeting. Poster, Accepted, 06/27/2017.
  • Guo, J., Bilder, D. A., Johnson, E., Pett, M. A., Cardell, E. M., Jameson, J. M., & Shen, L. F. (2017). Animated Questions for Assessing Depressive Symptoms in People with Intellectual Disability. Podium Presentation at 141st American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) Annual Meeting. Presentation, Accepted, 06/27/2017.
  • Chenoweth, K., Guo, J., Penney, D. & Chan, B. (2017). Evaluating Extended Dwell Catheters as an alternative form of intravenous access Poster Presentation at the Conference on the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) 2017 Meeting. Poster, Accepted, 05/2017.
  • Black, S., Keeshin, B. & Guo, J. (2017). When PTSD prevention isn’t enough: Predicting utilization of trauma focused psychotherapy after Child and Family Traumatic Stress intervention (CFTSI). Poster Presentation at the Conference on the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) 2017 Meeting. Poster, Accepted, 05/2017.
  • Jung, S., Lai, D., Chin, Y. & Guo, J. (2017). Evaluation of Adolescent Depression Scales: A Multidimensional Perspective. Poster Presentation at 50th Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Accepted, 04/2017.
  • Guo, J. & Sward, K. A. (2017) Sentiment Analysis in Twitter for Non-Pharmacological Pain Management: A Pilot Study. Poster Presentation at 50th Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Accepted, 04/2017.
  • Guo, J., Chiang, H. & Beck, S. L. (2017) Qualitative Validation for Mandarin Pain Care Quality Survey. Podium Presentation at 50th Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Presentation, Accepted, 04/2017.
  • Guo, J. (2016) Using Google Translate to Facilitate Survey Translation from English to Mandarin. Poster Presentation at 2016 American Medical Informatics Association Annual Meeting. Poster, Presented, 11/2016.
  • Guo, J. (2016) Development of Animation-based Instrument for Depression Evaluation (AIDE) tool for assessing depressive symptoms in persons with intellectual disability. Podium Presentation at Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities 2016 Conference. Presentation, Presented, 10/2016.
  • Guo, J. & Beck, S. L. (2016) Using A Multicultural Translation Team to Translate An English Instrument To Mandarin. Poster Presentation at 2016 International Conference on Cancer Nursing. Poster, Presented, 08/2016.
  • Blumenthal, D, Carpenter, J. G., Eaton, J., Guo, J., Lassche, M.,Norris, J., & Pett, M. A. (2016) Development and Utilization of the Interprofessional Attitudes Scale (IPAS) to Assess Interprofessional Education (IPE). Poster Presentation at 2016 American Association of College of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Poster, Presented, 07/2016.
  • Clark, L., Pett, M. Cardell, B., Guo, J. & Johnson, E. (2016) Respect across the Ability Spectrum using Community Based Participatory Research. Poster Presentation at 20th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry Conference. Poster, Presented, 05/2016.
  • Guo, J. & Sward, K. A. (2016) Sentiment Analysis in Twitter for Non-Pharmacological Pain Management: a pilot study. Poster Presentation at 11th Annual Utah Health Services Research Conference. Poster, Submitted, 01/13/2016.
  • Guo, J. (2015) Using Google Translate to Facilitate Survey Translation from English to Mandarin. Poster Presentation at 10th Annual Nursing Research Conference. Poster, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Pett, M. A., Clark, L., Cardell, B., Johnson, E., Guo, J., Weedon, D., & Jones, K. (2015) Patient-centered Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) self-report measure for persons with IDD. Podium Presentation at the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry Conference.Los Angeles, CA. Presentation, Presented, 07/2015.
  • Pett, M. A., Clark, L., Cardell, B., Johnson, E., & Guo, J. (2015). Instrument development of a self-reported health measure for persons with intellectual disability: A case study 48th Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference. Albuquerque, NM. Presentation, Accepted, 12/2014.
  • Clark, L., Guo, J., Pett, M. A., Cardell, B., & Johnson, E. (2014). Complexity in instrument development: Designing a health related quality of life measure for people with intellectual disabilities Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science. Washington, D.C. Presentation, Presented, 09/2014.
  • Iribarren, S., & Guo, J. (2014). Content analysis to improve scalability of a text messaging based intervention. Poster presented at the 12th International Congress on Nursing Informatics. Taipei, Taiwan. Poster, Presented, 06/2014.
  • Guo, J., & Sward, K. (2014). Analyzing temporal expression from cancer nursing research eligibility criteria. Poster presented at the Twelveth International Congress on Nursing Informatics. Taipei, Taiwan. Poster, Presented, 06/2014.
  • Clark, L., Pett, M., Cardell, B., Johnson, E., Guo, J., & Valente, T. (2014). Methodological aspects of social network interventions in nursing research. 47th Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference, Seattle, WA. Poster, Presented, 04/2014.
  • Guo, J., & Beck, S. L. (2014). An approach to translate an instrument from English into Chinese by a multicultural translation team 9th Annual Health Services Research Conference. Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, Presented, 02/2014.
  • Towsley, G. L., Sward, K. S., Kehinde, J., Madden, C., & Guo, J. (2013). Quality improvement in rural nursing homes. Poster presented at 2013 Intermountain Nursing Research Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, Presented, 10/2013.
  • Beck, S. L., Dunton, N., Brant, J., Berry, P., Wong, B., Potter, C., & Guo, J. (2013). Testing strategies to improve pain care quality in U.S. hospitals. Poster presented at the Thirtieth Annual Research Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Poster, Presented, 06/2013.
  • Tavernier, S., Beck, S. L., Guo. J., Eaton, J., Brant, J., & Berry, P. (2013). Scaling up qualitative methods for translational research. Poster presented at the Thirtieth Annual Research Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Poster, Presented, 06/2013.
  • Guo, J., Kuo, C., & Sward, K. (2012). Quality of journal abstracts of randomized controlled trials in oncology nursing research. Poster presented at the First Connections: Advancing Care Through Science Conference, Phoenix, AZ. Poster, Presented, 11/2012.
  • Towsley, G., Guo, J., Brant, J., Smith, E., Berry, P., Pett, M. & Beck, S. (2012). Predictors of pain in older hospitalized cancer patients. Poster presented at the Sixty-fifth Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting,San Diego, CA. Poster, Presented, 11/2012.
  • Guo, J. (2012). Quality of randomized controlled trial and journal abstracts in cancer nursing research. Poster presented at the Forty-fifth Annual Conference of the Western Institute of Nursing, Portland, OR. Poster, Presented, 04/2012.
  • Beck, S. L., Wong, B., Guo, J., Honea, N., Towsley, G., Thomas, T., . . . Caser, M. (2011). Targeted, tailored and timely symptom management for older men with prostate cancer. Poster presented at the Sixty-fourth Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting, Boston, MA. Poster, Presented, 11/2011.
  • Holstein, B., Mihalopoulos, N., Clifton, J., & Guo, J. (2011). Adolescent health literacy in a special population: Juvenile corrections. Poster presented at the Thirty-fifth National Conference on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC) Annual meeting, Baltimore, MD. Poster, Presented, 10/2011.
  • Beck, S. L., Wong, B., Guo, J., Honea, N., Towsley, G., Thomas, T., . . . Caser, M. (2011). Targeted, tailored and timely symptom management for older men with prostate cancer. Poster presented at the Sixth Intermountain Healthcare Nursing Research Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, Presented, 10/2011.
  • Guo, J. (2011). Semantic classes of eligibility criteria in clinical cancer nursing. Poster presented at Forty-fourth Annual Conference of the Western Institute of Nursing, Las Vegas, NV. Poster, Presented, 04/2011.
  • Beck, S. L., Guo, J., Berry, P. H., Donaldson, G., Pett, M. A., Smith, E. S., Brant, J., & Towsley, G. T. (2011). What is the relationship of nursing care quality to pain outcomes?. Poster presented at the Eleventh National Conference on Oncology Nursing Research, Los Angeles, CA. Poster, Presented, 02/2011.
  • Beck, S. L., Caserta, M., Guo, J., Wong, B., Ellington, L., Honea, N., . . . Towsley, G. (2010). The symptom experience in older men with prostate cancer receiving radiation therapy. Poster presented at the Sixty-third Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Poster, Presented, 11/2010.
  • Beck, S. L., Brant, J., Towsley, G., Berry, P., Smith, E. L., Guo, J., Donohue, R., & Pett, M. (2010). Nurses’ knowledge and attitudes about pain management: does certification make a difference? Poster presented at State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research. Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science, Washington DC. Poster, Presented, 10/2010.
  • Guo, J., & Beck, S. L. (2010). A systematic approach to managing the mess-the effects of medications in clinical nursing studies. Poster presented at the Forty-third Annual Conference of the Western Institute of Nursing, Glendale, AZ. Poster, Presented, 04/2010.
  • Beck, S., Honea, N., Caserta, M., & Guo, J. (2010). Experience with the randomized preference design: Tailoring learning preferences for men with prostate cancer. Poster presented at the Seventh National Conference of American Psychosocial Oncology, New Orleans, LA. Poster, Presented, 02/2010.
  • Macintosh, C. I., & Guo, J. (2009). Advantages and disadvantages of using consumer-oriented database programs for research data. Poster presented at Advancing Nursing through Evidence and Research: Intermountain Evidence-Based Nursing Research Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, Presented, 10/2009.
  • Guo, J., Poynton, M., Matney, S., Ellington, L., Crouch, B. I., & Caravati, E. M. (2009). Requirements analysis for HL7 message development in poison control center. Poster presented at the Tenth International Congress on Nursing Informatics, Helsinki, Finland. Poster, Presented, 06/2009.
  • Guo, J., Wong, B., & Beck, S. L. (2009). Using computerized tailored questionnaires for symptom assessment and coping strategies evaluation in nursing research. Poster presented at the Tenth International Congress on Nursing Informatics, Helsinki, Finland. Poster, Presented, 06/2009.
  • Guo, J., Pett, M. A., Beck, S. L., Towsley, G., Lavoie-Smith, E., Brant, J., & Berry, P. (2009). Confirmatory factor analysis of the pain care quality survey (PaNCQ). Poster presented at the Thirtieth Annual Meeting and Scientific Session of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Montreal, Canada. Poster, Presented, 04/2009.
  • Pett, M. A., & Guo, J. (2009). Structural equation modeling to test the construct validity of the SF-36 health survey for young adults. Poster presented at the Thirth Annual Meeting and Scientific Session of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Montreal, Canada. Poster, Presented, 04/2009.
  • Guo, J., Wong, B., & Beck, S. L. (2009). Database design for tailored questionnaires in a nursing intervention trial. Paper presented at the Forty-second Annual Conference of the Western Institute of Nursing, Salt Lake City, UT. Presentation, Presented, 04/2009.
  • Guo, J. (2008). Risk perception: A concept analysis. Poster presented at the Forty-first Annual Conference of the Western Institute of Nursing, Anaheim, CA. Poster, Presented, 04/2008.

Research Groups

  • Information and Technology for Health (ITH )Research Innovation Teams, Other. College of Nursing. 09/01/2017 - present. https://nursing.utah.edu/research/innovation-teams.php.
  • Vice President's Clinical & Translational Research Scholars Program, Other. Office of the Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs . 01/01/2016 - 01/31/2017.
  • Research Innovation Teams Information and Technology for Health (ITH), Other. College of Nursing. 05/2014 - present.

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • ASAP: Automatic Self-Monitoring for Adolescent Depression. PI: Jia-Wen Guo. Primary Children’s Hospital Foundation, 07/01/2016 - 06/30/2018. Total project budget to date: $50,000.00
  • Using Cognitive Interviewing to Enhance Translation Equivalence of the Mandarin Version of Pain Care Quality (PainCQ) Surveys . PI: Guo, J. URC Faculty Research & Creative Grant, 03/01/2015 - 12/31/2016. Total project budget to date: $6,000.00
  • Animation-based Instrument for Depression Evaluation (AIDE) Application on Touch Screen Devices: An instrument to evaluate depressive symptoms in persons with intellectual disability. PI: Guo, J. Funding Incentive Seed Grant Program, University of Utah, 01/01/2015 - 06/30/2016. Total project budget to date: $34,224.00
  • Cognitive Testing of the Translated Chinese Version of Pain Care Quality (PainCQ) Surveys. PI: Guo, J. Theresa S. LaPlante Research Award, 08/01/2014 - 07/31/2015. Total project budget to date: $1,000.00
  • Qualitative validation of the Chinese version of Pain Care Quality (PainCQ) Surveys in Taiwanese (疼痛照護量表中文版建立與質化效度測試). PI: Chiang, H. Co-PI(s): Guo, J. . Clinical Research Fund, Chi-Mei Medical Center, Taiwan, 07/01/2014 - 10/01/2016. Total project budget to date: $6,667.00
  • Assessing Health-Related Quality of Life for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities . PI: Clark, L. Co-PI(s): Guo, J.. University of Utah Research Foundation, Community based Research Program Grant, 09/01/2013 - 09/01/2014. Total project budget to date: $10,000.00
  • Eligibility criteria data standards for randomized clinical trials in cancer nursing research. PI: Guo, J. Sigma Theta Tau International (Sigma Theta Tau International), 07/01/2010 - 06/30/2011. Total project budget to date: $1,000.00
  • A Neurophenomenological Investigation of Compassion Virtue in Nursing. PI: Johnson, M. Co-PI(s): Guo, J.. 11/01/2017 - 11/01/2018. Total project budget to date: $3,110.00
  • Advancing IPE/IPP Telemedicine Health Science Education: A Mixed Methods Analysis of Student Knowledge, Beliefs, and Attitudes. PI: Cantarini, S. 07/01/2017 - 07/01/2018. Total project budget to date: $3,000.00
  • Social Determinants of Health: Testing an Academic-Community-Based Assessment and Referral Infrastructure. PI: Wallace, Andrea. 07/01/2017 - 07/01/2018. Total project budget to date: $19,595.00
  • Structural and Functional Social Resources Available to Reproductive-Age Women with Disability. PI: Clark, Lauren. Co-PI(s): Simonsen, S. E. 07/01/2017 - 06/30/2018. Total project budget to date: $19,991.00
  • Psychometric and Field Testing of the HRQOL-IDD. PI: Clark, Lauren. 03/01/2017 - 03/01/2018. Total project budget to date: $7,000.00
  • Examining Social Support Needs, Networks, and Interactions of Cancer Survivors and Their Caregivers During COVID-19 Pandemic. PI: Cloyes, K. Co-PI(s): Guo, J. Conway, M.. Immunology, Inflammation, and Infectious Disease (3i) Initiative, University of Utah , 06/2020 - 05/2021. Total project budget to date: $25,000.00
  • Social media use and social support among adolescent siblings of children with cancer. PI: Wawrzynski, S. C. NIH NINR F31 , 09/2019 - 08/2022. Total project budget to date: $39,630.00
  • Interprofessional Attitudes Scale 2.0. PI: Lassche, M. Co-PI(s): Guo, J., Blumenthal, D.. Academy of Health Science Educators (AHSE) Research and Scholarship Committee, University of Utah , 07/2019 - 06/2020. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • Slicing, Dicing, and Mashing: Understanding Process Improvement through Gaming. PI: Kranz, C. Co-PI(s): Macali. J.. Academy of Health Science Educators (AHSE) Research and Scholarship Committee, University of Utah , 05/2019 - 06/2020. Total project budget to date: $3,000.00
  • From Emergency to Community: Implementing a Social Needs Assessment and Referral Infrastructure using Health Information Technology. PI: Andrea Wallace. Co-PI(s): Jia-Wen Guo, Brenda Luther, Bob Wong. AHRQ, 09/30/2018 - 09/29/2020. Total project budget to date: $299,620.00
  • Chinese Translation and Psychometric Testing of the Health-Related Quality-of-Life Measure for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disability (HRQOL-IDD) Instrument. PI: Pan, R. C. Co-PI(s): Guo, J.. The National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan, 06/2018 - 05/2020. Total project budget to date: $5,500.00
  • Personalizing Cancer Pain Care Using Electronic Health Record Data. PI: Jia-Wen Guo. Co-PI(s): Kathy Sward, Susan L. Beck, Gary Donaldson, Wendy Chapman, Lewis Frey. https://nursing.utah.edu/research/blog/2018/05/guo... NIH National Institute of Nursing Research, 05/04/2018 - 04/30/2021. Total project budget to date: $286,542.00
  • AIDE APP SEED RESUB. PI: GUO,JIA-WEN. UNIVERSITY OF UTAH RESEARCH FO, 01/01/2015 - 06/30/2016. Total project budget to date: $34,224.00
  • Translation and Development of eVersions of Chinese Pain Care Quality Surveys . PI: Guo, J. Oncology Nursing Society Foundation , 09/15/2013 - 09/25/2014. Total project budget to date: $20,000.00
  • PAIN CARE QUALITY IPA - GUO. PI: BERRY,PATRICIA. VA SALT LAKE CITY HEALTH CARE, 05/01/2009 - 09/30/2009. Total project budget to date: $6,344.00

Research/Scholarship Projects

  • Psychometric Properties of the Chinese Version of Weight Pressurs in Sport Measure for Female Athletes . PI: SooHoo S. Co-PI(s): Guo, J.. 09/2019 - 08/2021.
  • Translation and Development of eVersions of Chinese Pain Care Quality Surveys . PI: Guo, J. 09/15/2013 - 09/25/2014.

Languages

  • Chinese, fluent.
    Fluent in Taiwanese.
  • English, fluent.
  • Mandarin Chinese, fluent.

Publications

  • Pett, M.A., Guo, J., Cardell, E., Johnson, E., Guerra, N. & Clark, L. (2020). Psychometric properties of a brief self-reported health-related quality of life measure (HRQoL-IDD) for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities. Accepted, 11/2020.
  • Kranz, C., Macali, J., Phengphoo, S., Schvaneveldt, N., Patterson, B. & Guo, J. (2020). Game-based quality improvement teaching: using taters in nursing education. Journal of Nursing Education. Accepted, 10/2020.
  • Guo, J., Radloff, C. L., Wawrzynski, S. E. & Cloyes, K. G. (2020). Mining Twitter to explore the emergence of COVID-19 symptoms. Public Health Nursing. Published, 09/2020.
    https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/phn.12...
  • McDowell, M. E., Guo, J. & Litchman, M. (2020). The transition experiences of adolescents with type 1 diabetes from pediatric to adult care providers. Child: Care, Health, and Development. Published, 07/2020.
    https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/c...
  • Wallace, A. S., Luther, B., Guo, J., Wang, C., Sisler, S. & Wong, B. (2020). Implementing a social determinants screening and referral infrastructure during routine emergency department visits, Utah, 2017–2018. Preventing Chronic Disease. Vol. 17:190339. Published, 06/2020.
    https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2020/19_0339.htm
  • Rowley, T., Balk, J. P., Guo, J. & Wallace, A. (2020). Factors influencing nurse practitioners’ decisions to join nurse practitioner associations. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Published, 01/2020.
    https://journals.lww.com/jaanp/Fulltext/2020/02000...
  • Guo, J., Chiang, H. & Beck, S. L. (2020). Cross-cultural translation of the Chinese version of Pain Care Quality Surveys (C-PainCQ). Asian / Pacific Island Nursing Journal. Vol. 4(4). Published, 01/2020.
    https://kahualike.manoa.hawaii.edu/apin/vol4/iss4/...
  • Trujillo-Tanner, C., Caserta, M., Ord, L. M., Bernstein, P. S., Kleinschmidt, J., Clayton, M. & Guo, J. (2020). The expectancy effect and age-related macular degeneration research: A scoping review. Journal of Blindness Innovation and Research. Vol. 9(2). Published, 01/2020.
    https://nfb.org/images/nfb/publications/jbir/jbir2...
  • Beck, S. L., Dunton, N., Berry, P. H., Brant, J. M., Guo, J., Potter, C., Spornitz, B., Eaton, J, & Wong, B. (2019). Dissemination and Implementation of Indicators of Pain Care Quality and Outcomes: A Translational Research Study. Medical Care. Vol. 57(2), 159-166. Published, 02/01/2019.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30570589
  • Litchman, M.L, Tran, M. J. , Dearden, S., Guo, J. , Simonsen, S. & Clark, L. (2019). What Women with Disabilities Write in Personal Blogs about Pregnancy and Early Motherhood: A Qualitative Analysis of Blogs. JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting. Accepted, 01/31/2019.
  • Yang, R., Guo, J., Beck, S. L., Jiang, F. & Tang, S. (2018). Psychometric Properties of the Chinese Version of the Evidence-Based Practice Questionnaire (EBPQ-Chinese). Journal of Nursing Measurement. Accepted, 12/01/2018.
  • Tavernier, S. S., Guo, J., Eaton, J., Brant, J, M., Berry, P. & Beck, S. L. (2018). Context Matters for Nurses Leading Pain Improvement in U.S. Hospitals. Pain Management Nursing. Published, 08/03/2018.
    https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/...
  • Chenoweth, KB, Guo, J. & Chan, B. (2018). The Extended Dwell Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Is an Alternative Method of NICU Intravenous Access. Advances in Neonatal Care. Vol. 18(4), 295–301. Published, 08/01/2018.
    https://journals.lww.com/advancesinneonatalcare/Fu...
  • Guo, J. , Mowery, D. L,, Lai, D, Sward, K. & Conway, M (2017). A corpus analysis of social connections and social isolation in adolescents suffering from depressive disorders. Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology. 26-31. Published, 08/01/2017.
  • Clark, L., Pett, MA, Cardell, EM, Guo, J. & Johnson, EP (2017). Developing a Health-Related Quality-of-Life Measure for People With Intellectual Disability. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Vol. 55(3), 140-153. Published, 07/07/2017.
    http://www.aaiddjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1352/1934-...
  • Guo, J. (2016). Is Google Translate Adequate for Facilitating Instrument Translation from English to Mandarin. Computer Informatics Nursing PLUS. Vol. 34(9), 377-383. Published, 07/12/2016.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27606576
  • Beck, S. L., Brant, J. M., Donohue, R., Smith, E. M., Towsley, G., Berry, P. H., Guo, J. . . . Donaldson, G. (2016). Oncology Nursing Certification: Relation to Nurses' Knowledge and Attitudes About Pain, Patient-Reported Pain Care Quality, and Pain Outcomes. Oncology Nursing Forum, 43(1), 67-76. doi:10.1188/16.ONF.67-76. Published, 01/31/2016.
  • Cummins, M. R., Sward, K., & Guo, J. (2015). Leaders in Nursing Informatics Education and Research: The University of Utah Celebrates 25 Years. Comput Inform Nurs, 33(9), 379-381. doi:10.1097/01.ncn.0000471466.92959.90. Published, 09/2015.
  • Norris, J., Carpenter, J. G., Eaton, J., Guo, J., Lassche, M., Pett, M. A. & Blumenthal, D. K. (2015). The Development and Validation of the Interprofessional Attitudes Scale: Assessing the Interprofessional Attitudes of Students in the Health Professions. Academic Medicine. Vol. 90(10), 1394-1400. Published, 05/2015.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25993280
  • Staggers, N., Iribarren, S., Guo, J., & Weir, C. (2015). Evaluation of a BCMA’s electronic medication administration record. Western Journal of Nursing Research. doi: 10.1177/0193945914566641. Published, 01/2015.
  • Guo, J., Sward, K., Staggers, N., & Beck, L. S. (2014). Quality of reporting randomized controlled trials in cancer nursing research. Nursing Research, 63(1), 26-35. doi: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000007. Published, 01/31/2014.
  • Guo, J., & Iribarren, S. J. (2014). Reporting quality for abstracts of randomized controlled trials in cancer nursing research. Cancer Nursing, 37(6), 436-444. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0000000000000112. Published, 01/31/2014.
  • Guo, J., Sward, K. A., Beck, S. L., Wong, B., Staggers, N., & Frey, L. (2014). Using a content analysis to identify study eligibility criteria concepts in cancer nursing research. Computers Informatics Nursing: CIN, 32(7), 333-342. Published, 01/31/2014.
  • Holstein, B. A., Clifton, J. M., & Guo, J. (2014). Health literacy assessment in a juvenile corrections population. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 10(3), 167-174. Published, 01/31/2014.
  • Edelman, L. S., Guo, J., Fraser, A., & Beck, L. S. (2013 ). Linking clinical research data to population databases. Nursing Research, 62(6), 438-444. doi: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000002. Published, 12/01/2013.
  • Pett, M. A., Beck, S. L., Guo, J., Towsley, G. L., Brant, J. M., Lavoie Smith, E. M., . . . Donaldson, G. W. (2013). Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Pain Care Quality Surveys (PainCQ((c)) ). Health Services Research, 48(3), 1018-1038. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12014. Published, 01/2013.
  • Guo, J., Iribarren, S., Kapsandoy, S., Perri, S., & Staggers, N. (2011). Usability Evaluation of An Electronic Medication Administration Record (eMAR) Application. Applied Clinical Informatics, 2(2), 202-224. doi: 10.4338/ACI-2011-01-RA-0004. Published, 06/01/2011.
  • Beck, S. L., Towsley, G. L., Pett, M. A., Berry, P. H., Smith, E. L., Brant, J. M., & Guo, J. (2010). Initial Psychometric Properties of the Pain Care Quality Survey (PainCQ). Journal of Pain, 11(12), 1311-1319. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2010.03.008. Published, 12/01/2010.
  • Guo, J., Wong, B., & Beck, S. L. (2009). Using computerized tailored questionnaires for symptom assessment and coping strategies evaluation in nursing research. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 146, 856. Published, 12/01/2009.
  • Guo, J., Poynton, M., Matney, S., Ellington, L., Crouch, B. I., & Caravati, E. M. (2009). Requirements analysis for HL7 message development in poison control center. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 146, 758. Published, 12/01/2009.
  • Staggers, N., Guo, J., Blaz, J. W., & Jennings, B. M. (2009). Clinical System Design Considerations for Critical Handoffs Human Centered Design (pp. 1062-1069): Springer. Published, 01/01/2009.