Jeffrey R. Andolina, M.D., M.S.

Jeffrey R. Andolina, M.D., M.S.

Contact Information

JeffreyAndolina@urmc.rochester.edu
UR Medicine
Pediatric Hematology Oncology Division
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-2981

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Professional Bio

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplantation
Director, Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Andolina is most interested in the treatment and comprehensive care for children with leukemia and lymphoma, including acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), acute myeloid leukemia (AML), and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), as well as the care for children with other cancers and blood diseases.



Dr. Andolina is the director of pediatric bone marrow transplantation and has experience in treating both leukemias as well as non-malignant conditions such as aplastic anemia. He has a particular interest in bone marrow transplant for patients with sickle cell anemia. In addition, Dr. Andolina has an interest in the adolescent and young adult population, and also cares for young adults undergoing bone marrow transplantation.

The University of Rochester is a member of the Children's Oncology Group (COG) and the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Tissue Consortium (PBMTC). Dr. Andolina is the primary investigator for our institution for these national cooperative groups. We have over 75 clinical trials open and strive to have all front-line treatment studies open for our pediatric and young adult patients.

Awards & Honors (National)

Young Investigator Award, travel stipend | Pediatric Blood and Marrow Tissue Consortium (PBMTC) 2016 - 2016

Awards & Honors (Local)

ICare Bronze Star Award | University of Rochester Medical Center | Rochester, New York 2015 - 2015
Faculty Teaching Award | Pediatric and Medicine-Pediatric Residents Class of 2016 | University of Rochester Medical Center 2015 - 2016
Ruth A. Lawrence Academic Faculty Service Award | University of Rochester Medical Center 2015 - 2016
Faculty Teaching Award for Pediatrics presented by URMedicine Medical Student Class of 2016 | University of Rochester Medical Center | Rochester, New York 2014 - 2015
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) | University of Rochester Medical Center | Inducted into AOA by Medical Student Class of 2013 2013 - 2014
Faculty Teaching Award for Pediatrics | Medical Student Class of 2013 | University of Rochester Medical Center 2013 - 2014
Children's Oncology Group Primary Investigator (PI) | University of Rochester Medical Center | Rochester, New York 2012 - Present
A. Todd Davis Physician Award | Children's Memorial Hospital 2007
Resident Teaching Award | Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 2007
Resident Teaching Award | Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 2005
Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society | University of Virginia School of Medicine 2004

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

Masters in Science and Clinical Investigation | Northwestern University2010
MD | Medicine | University of Virginia School Medicine2004
BA | Psychology | Georgetown University2000

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Children's Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University07/01/2007 - 06/30/2010
Residency in Pediatrics at Children's Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University06/21/2005 - 06/30/2007
Internship in Pediatrics at Children's Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University06/21/2004 - 06/20/2005