Su Jin Jeong (nee Susie Head), graduated on May 12 with a Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) degree, with a concentration in Maternal and Child Health, from The University of Alabama at Birmingham. Her final dissertation was entitled "Interracial Couple Status in Relation to Birth Outcomes Among Singleton Infants Born to U.S. Resident Mothers, 2004-2008." At U.A.B., Su Jin was an active particpant in research projects and also presented at several public health conferences. Previously, Su Jin also received her master's degree in Public Health from U.A.B., and she is also a graduate of both The University of Alabama and Coffee High School.
Su Jinn is the daughter of Douglas and Hye Ok Head and the granddaughter of Helen Head, all of Florence.
Published in the Florence Times Daily on May 25, 2013