Jessica C. Shand, M.D., M.H.S.

Jessica C. Shand, M.D., M.H.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-2981

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Professional Bio

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Patient Care Bio

My clinical interest is in the management of hematologic malignancies in children and young adults, particularly those that are relapsed or carry high-risk molecular features. Her secondary clinical interest is in the management of nonmalignant hematologic disorders including immune-mediated cytopenias.

Awards & Honors (National)

AR Coalition™ Immuno Oncology Young Investigator Forum Second Place for Junior Faculty Basic Science (abstract competition) 2016
American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation/BBMT 2014 | McCullough&Till Award:Best Basic Science Article by a Young Inv 2015 - 2015
American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award | Laboratory of Dr. Terry Fry, National Cancer Institute 2012
American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award | Laboratory of Dr. Terry Fry, National Cancer Institute 2011
American Society of Hematology Trainee Research Award | Laboratory of Dr. Craig Mullen, University of Rochester 2008 - 2009

Awards & Honors (Local)

Alpha Omega Alpha Faculty Inductee | University of Rochester Class of 2016 2016 - Present
Honorable Mention, Fellows' Research Day | Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins 2012
Meg Colgan Award for Dedication to Underserved Children | University of Rochester, Department of Pediatrics 2009
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Award | | University of Rochester, Department of Neonatology 2008
Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Honor Society | State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine 2006
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Continuing Support Award | Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Scholars Program 2004 - 2006

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Hematology and Oncology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

MD | Medicine | Univ at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences2006
M HS | Health Sciences | Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health1999
BA | Arts & Sciences | Johns Hopkins University1998

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital/National Cancer Institute07/01/2009 - 11/09/2012
Residency in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2007 - 06/30/2009
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center06/15/2006 - 06/30/2007