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

Jessica 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)

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

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