Julie Heejin Jeon

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Foods and Nutrition

Ph.D. Student

273 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602


workOffice Phone: 7065429851


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
M.S. Food and Nutrition Sciences Ewha Womans University Aug. 2017
B.S. Life Science Ewha Womans University Aug. 2015
B.S. (minor) Food and Nutrition Sciences Ewha Womans University Aug. 2015


 Research on the protective role of bioactive compounds and their mechanisms of action on human disease.

Current Research

For information regarding the current research, please refer to the http://www.fcs.uga.edu/fdn/research-bioactive-compounds-and-health-park-lab.


FDNS 2100 Teaching Assistant


Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
 Dean’s List College of Natural Sciences, Ewha Womans University 2014

Journal Articles

 "Effect of vitamin C on azoxymethane (AOM)/dextran sulfate sodium (DSS)-induced colitis-associated early colon cancer in mice" (submitted to International Journal of Food Science and Technology), June 2017


1. Hee-Jin Jeon, Yoo-Sun Kim, Eun Ju Kim, Moon-Jea Woo, Yuri Kim, "Vitamin C inhibited mild colonic inflammation in AOM/DSS-induced early colon cancer mice model”, 25th AICR(American Institute for Cancer Research) Conference, poster presentation, Nov. 2016, North Bethesda, Maryland.

2. Yuri Kim(P.I.), Hee Jin Jeon, Functional identification and evaluation of effectiveness for the improvement of overall colon health by using Vitamin C, KWANG DONG PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD Research Report, June, 2016.