Born in Seoul, Hyun Joon Lee grew up in Indonesia, went to Yonsei University, and ended up in the Bronx, working as a medical resident. In this new Legacy Project, Lee talks about how her unique and diverse experiences all led her to start her own nonprofit with a mission to end obesity and leave her legacy in America.
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Interviewer: HJ Lee
Videographer: Janice Chung janicechung.com
Editor: Rebecca Choi
Motion Designer: Aj Valente ajyval.myportfolio.com
Music: Jang Hyeong Yoon
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