Mary Jung

Graduate Assistant, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Academic Degree: 
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health

Mary earned a B.S. in Biology with a specialization in Physiology & Neurobiology and minor in Korean Studies from the University of Maryland, College Park. She then received a M.P.H. with a concentration in Epidemiology from the University of Maryland School of Public Health, where she is currently a doctoral candidate. During her graduate studies, Mary participated in several research projects involving cancer prevention and survivorship among Asian Amerians. Her research interests include social determinants of health and health disparities. 

Selected Publications

Jung MY, Holt CL, Ng D, Sim H, Lu XX, Le D, Juon HS, Li J, Lee S. Chinese and Korean American immigrant experience: A mixed-methods examination of facilitators and barriers of colorectal cancer screening. Ethn Health. 25:1-20, 2017.  

Lee S, Chae DH, Jung MY, Chen L, Juon HS. Health examination is not a priority for less acculturated Asian Americans. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 1-10, 2016.

Ma GX, Tan Y, Jung MY, Ma XS, Toubbeh J, Ma X. and Lee S. Factors associated with hepatitis C screening behaviors and infection status among Vietnamese Americans. Am J Health Behav. 39(5): 640-51, 2015.

Lee S, Chen L, Jung MY, Baezconde-Garbanati L, Juon HS. Acculturation and cancer screening among Asian Americans: Role of health insurance and having a regular physician. J Community Health. 39(2):201-12, 2014.