Christie Jeon

Dr. Christie Younghae Jeon, ScD, is an Epidemiologist and Associate Professor at Cedars-Sinai Division of Hematology/Oncology, and Adjunct Associate Professor at UCLA Fielding School of Public Health in the Department of Epidemiology. The overarching goal of her research program is to develop prevention and early detection strategies for pancreatic and gastric cancers. Of specific interest is understanding the role of pancreatitis, diabetes and infections in these cancers. 

Dr. Jeon trained in Epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health and underwent Post-doctoral training in Infectious Diseases Epidemiology at Columbia University and in Cancer Prevention at Control at UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. 


  • ScD, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 2010
  • MS, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 2007
  • BA, University of California, Berkeley 2004


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