Jong Hee Chung, M.D.
- Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, hematology-Oncology
Dr. Chung specializes in the treatment of children with cancers and blood disorders, with a particular focus on hemoglobinopathies, including sickle cell anemia and thalassemia.
Dr. Chungs research interests are focused on improvements in supportive care and quality of life for children with hemoglobinopathies.
M.D., New York University, New York, New York, 2005
B.A., St. John's University, annapolis, MD, 1997
Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA, 2008
Harbor-UCLA (Chief Resident), Torrance, CA, 2009
Children’s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, Oakland, CA, 2012
American Board of Pediatrics, 2008
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology,
American Society of Hematology
American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology
Children’s Oncology Group
Select Recent Publications
Chung J and Fung E. Nutrition for patients with Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemia. In: Greer F and Kleinman R, eds. Yellow Book: Pediatric Nutrition (7th ed): American Academy of Pediatrics; 2013