Jaebok Choi.jpg

Jaebok Choi, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia Section

Research Interests

  • Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • Graft-versus-host disease
  • Graft-versus-leukemia effect
  • Regulatory T cells
  • Cell trafficking

Contact

  • 314-362-9349 (tel)
  • 314-362-9333 (fax)
  • Room 626P, Southwest Tower (office)
  • Room 626P, Southwest Tower (lab)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education & Training
1990-1996 BS in Genetic Engineering, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
(03/1991-10/1993: mandatory military service in Korea)
1999-2001 MA in Biology, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE
Advisor: Bruce A. Chase, PhD
2001-2006 PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Advisor: Anna P. Newman, PhD
2006-2009 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Advisor: John F. DiPersio, MD, PhD
Research & Professional Experience
2009-2012 Research Instructor, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Mentor: John F. DiPersio, MD, PhD
2012-2014 Research Assistant Professor, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2014-present Assistant Professor, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Professional Societies & Other Experience
2009-present Research Associate Member, Siteman Cancer Center
2010-present Active Member, American Society of Hematology
2013-present Section Editor, Austin Journal of Cancer and Clinical Research
Awards
2009 ASBMT Best Abstract Award for Basic Science Research, International BMT Tandem Meeting, Tampa, FL
2010 Keystone Symposia Scholarship/Award