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The Foundation for the NIH (FNIH) announced today that Jaehyuk Choi, MD/ PhD, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University was selected as one of three finalists for the FNIH’s 2018 Trailblazer Prize for Clinician-Scientists. Dr. Choi hasused genomics to identify mutations in skin cells that can lead to autoinflammatory diseases and cancer, and inspiring novel therapeutic approaches for these diseases. The finalists are being recognized for their outstanding research contributions that have the potential to or have led to innovations in patient care. The winner will be announced and awarded the Trailblazer Prize and a $10,000 honorarium at the FNIH Annual Fall Board Dinner on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in Washington, D.C.