Dongsik Kim
Group Division for Gender-based Violence Research Position Senior Research Fellow
Major/Work Public Health Tel 02-3156-7156
Education - 2005.03 ~ 2008.08   PhD in Public Health, School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Korea
- 2003.03 ~ 2005.02   MPH in Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Korea
- 1995.03 ~ 2003.02   BA in Health Care Management, Kosin University, Korea
Career 2009.12 ~ present   Senior Research Fellow, Korean Women’s Development Institute
An area of study Gender and Health, Sexual and Reproductive Rights, Sports Rights, Vulnerable People and Human rights, Disaster and Gender Inequality
Research performance (International Journal)
- Jeon GS, Jang SN, Kim DS, Cho SI. Widowhood and depressive symptoms among Korean elders: the role of social ties. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 2013, 68(6):963-973 (SCI/SSCI)
- Kim HS, Kim DS, Kim H, Yi SM. Relationship between mortality and fine particles during Asian dust, smog-Asian dust, and smog days in Korea. International Journal of Environmental Health Research 2012;22(6):518-530. (SCIE)
- Kim Y, Kim H, Kim DS. Association between daily environmental temperature and suicide mortality in Korea, 2001-2005. Psychiatry Research 2011;186(2):390-396 (SCI)
- Kim DS. Increasing effect of body weight perception on suicidal ideation among young Korean women: Findings from the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2001 and 2005. Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy 2011;4:17-22. (SCOPUS)
- Kim DS, Jeon GS, Jang SN. Socioeconomic status, social support and self-rated health among lone mothers in South Korea. International Journal of Public Health 2010;55(6):551-559 (SSCI)
- Kim DS, Kim HS. Early initiation of alcohol drinking, cigarette smoking and sexual intercourse linked to suicidal ideation and attempts: Findings from the 2006 Korean Youth Risk Behavior Survey. Yonsei Medical Journal 2010;51(1):18-26 (SCIE)
- Kim DS, Cho Y, Cho SI, Lim IS. Body weight perception, unhealthy weight control behaviors, and suicidal ideation among Korean adolescents. Journal of School Health 2009;79(12):585-592 (SSCI).
- DS Kim, HS Kim. Body image dissatisfaction as a predictor of suicidal ideation among Korean boys and girls in different stages of adolescence: A 2-year longitudinal study. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2009;45(1):47-54.(SCI)
- DS Kim. Body image dissatisfaction as a major contributor to suicidal ideation in Korean adolescents: Gender difference and mediation of parent and peer relationships. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 2009;66(4):269-275.(SCI)
- DS Kim, Y Cho, OR Moon. The Effect of Unusual Social Experience on the Global Health of North Korean Asylum-Seekers. Public Health 2007;121(4):287-295. (SSCI)

(Domestic Journal)
- Woo W, Kim D, Cho Y. Relationship between Smoking Initiation and School Characteristics According to Grade Level among High School Students in Korea. Korea Society for Health Education and Promotion 2012;29(5):115-123. (KCI)
- Sangmi Kim, Dongsik Kim. The Effect of Parental Socioeconomic Position on the Association between Birth Outcomes and Infant Mortality in Korea: Focusing on Early and Late 2000’s. Korea Journal of Population Studies 2012;35(1):131-149. (KCI)
- Dong-Sik Kim. Experience of Parent-related Negative Life Events, Mental Health,and Delinquent Behavior among Korean Adolescents. J Prev Med Public Health 2007;40(3):218-226. (KCI)
- DS Kim, HS Kim, Y Cho, SI Cho. The Effects of Actual and Perceived Body Weight on Unhealthy Weight Control Behaviors and Depressed Mood among Adult Women in Seoul, Korea. Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health 2008;41(5):323-330. (KCI)

(Major Projects)
- Working Conditions and Health Status among Korean Domestic Workers (2015, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- Gender Impact Assessment on Disaster and Safety Management Policies(2015, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family)
- A Comprehensive Study to Resolve the Japanese Military‘Comfort Women’ Issue (Ⅰ) (2015, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- Life Conditions and Policy Satisfaction of Military Sexual Slavery by Japan(2015, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family)
- Basic Survey on National Action Plan(2015, National Human Rights Commission of Korea)
- Debates and Implications on Contraception and Abortion Policy: Focusing on Women’s Reproductive Health Right(2014, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- Health Status for the Victims of Japanese Military Sexual Slavery and Policy Implications (2014, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- Preconception Care and Policy Recommendations for Unmarried Women of Childbearing Age: Focusing on School and Community Based Reproductive Health Education (2014, Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs)
- Development of Standardized Guideline on Labor Environment Improvement for  Military Pregnant(2014, Ministry of National Defense)
- Analyzing the Determinants of Suicide Risks and the Differences in Suicide Deaths among Areas (2014, Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs)
- Assessment of Medical Cost Programs among High Risk Pregnant(2014, Korea Population and Health Welfare Association)
- Gender Impact Assessment on Community Health Promotion Programs(2014, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family)
- Work-Family Conflict and Health Impact among Korean Women in Dual-Earner Families: focused on Working Hours (2013, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- Advanced Maternal Age Women and Adverse Birth Outcomes in Korea (2013, Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs)
- A Study on the Foreign Cases for the Strategies for Promoting Women’s Health Policy in Korea (2013, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- Prevalence of conflicts and social pathologies at individual level and counter measures in Korea (2013, Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs)
- Gender Analysis on the Outcomes of Agricultural Safety Programs(2013, Rural Development Administration)
- The Sexual Violence Survey in 2013 (2013, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family)
- Improving the Assessment of Facilities for Victims Violence against Women(2013, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family)
- A Gender Perspective on Adolescent Health and Policy Issues (2012, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- A study on mental conditions of sexual assault victims and policy agenda (2012, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- An Analysis on the Causes of Decreased Physical Activity Participation Rate (2012, Ministry of Health and Welfare)
- Maternal Age and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in Korea: A Comprehensive Approach to Prenatal Care (2011, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- A study on health conditions of the elderly women and policy agena at the times of reaching up to 100 years old (2011, Korea Women’s Development Institute)
- Gender Impact Assessment on the national screening health tasks: Centering on general health screening task, health screening task at life transitional time, health screening task for cancer, and health screening task for youth (2011, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family)