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Ashley M. Jenkins, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 275-4912

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics


Professional Background

Dr. Jenkins is a graduate of Brown University (BA) and Eastern Virginia Medical School (MD). She completed a combined internal medicine and pediatrics (Med-Peds) residency training, chief residency, and a three-year Med-Peds hospital medicine fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and University of Cincinnati Medical Centers. She was also a National Research Service Award fellow at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. She received her Master of Science in Clinical and Translational Research through the University of Cincinnati in 2020. Upon completion of her fellowship, she joined faculty at the University of Rochester as a Med-Peds hospitalist and health services researcher in the divisions of adult hospital medicine, pediatric hospital medicine, and transitional care.


Dr. Jenkins broad research interests include improving patient care in complex healthcare systems by including all key stakeholders in problem identification, intervention design, and implementation. As a Med-Peds hospitalist, Dr. Jenkins has a special interest in improving equitable healthcare access and delivery for adolescents and young adults with chronic conditions of childhood such as sickle cell disease, cystic fibrosis, and congenital heart disease, as they transition from pediatric to adult healthcare.



  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Eastern Virginia Medical School

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/05/2017 - 06/30/2020
Fellowship at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

07/05/2017 - 06/30/2020
Fellowship in Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

06/30/2016 - 07/01/2017
Residency in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine -Office of Graduate Medical Education

07/01/2013 - 06/30/2016
Residency in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine at University of Cincinnati School of Medicine

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2013
Internship in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine -Office of Graduate Medical Education

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Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2020 Collaborative Impact Award

Center for Clinical & Translational Science & Training Academic-Community Partnership Fellow Award

Eastern Virginia Medical School Pan-Student Council Leadership Award

EVMS M. Oliver Keppler MD Memorial Award for compassion and ethics in medicine

EVMS Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award

Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society

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Journal Articles

Caldwell A, Moss S, Jenkins A, Herbst B. "Clinical Progress Note: Direct Oral Anticoagulants for Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in Children." Journal of hospital medicine.. 2021 Feb 17; Epub 2021 Feb 17.

Jenkins A, Burns D, Horick R, Spicer B, Vaughn LM, Woodward J. "Adolescents and Young Adults with Spina Bifida Transitioning to Adulthood: A Comprehensive Community-Based Needs Assessment." Academic pediatrics.. 2021 Feb 9; Epub 2021 Feb 09.

Jenkins A, Ratner L, Caldwell A, Sharma N, Uluer A, White C. "Children's Hospitals Caring for Adults During a Pandemic: Pragmatic Considerations and Approaches." Journal of hospital medicine.. 2020 May; 15(5):311-313. Epub 2020 Apr 13.