Jiwoong Choi, M.D., Ph.D., earned his M.D. from Seoul National University College of Medicine in 2007, followed by residency at Seoul National University Hospital. He obtained an M.S. and Ph.D. in Dermatology from Seoul National University Graduate School of Medicine. Subsequently, Dr. Choi completed a clinical fellowship and served as an instructor at Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, followed by an appointment as an assistant professor at Ajou University School of Medicine. Currently, he is an associate professor at Ajou University School of Medicine.
Dr. Choi has developed a keen interest in hair/nail disorders and skin cancer, dedicating his recent research to exploring medical big data analysis and the skin microbiome. He joined the team at NIAMS under Dr. Heidi Kong as a special volunteer to study skin microbiome analysis.